National Network of Regional Coastal Monitoring Programmes

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Note that these are real-time data and are not quality-controlled. Long-range graphs are plotted from a randomised subsample of half-hourly data.

Looe Bay


Live wave data (GMT) (updated every 5 seconds)

This one-second stream of data to the website is experimental and is being developed in conjunction with Fugro GB Marine Ltd

Latest Wave Data
Date/Time (GMT)04-10-2023 01:30
Wave Height (m)0.72
Max Wave Height (m)1.14
Tpeak (s)4.2
Tz (s)4
Peak Direction (degrees)214
Spread (degrees)22
Sea Temp (°C)16.7
Energy Period (s)4.9
Wave Power (kW/m)1.25
Latest Meteorological data
Date/Time (GMT)04-10-2023 01:50
Air Pressure (mb)1026.8
Wind Speed (knots)8.4
Wind Speed (ms-1)4.2
Gust Speed (knots)14.6
Gust Speed (ms-1)7.3
Wind direction (°)260
Air Temperature (°C)13.5
Rainfall (mm)0
Erythemal Radiation (W/m2)-
UV Index-
Relative Humidity (%)77.5