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)11-12-2023 21:30
Wave Height (m)1.32
Max Wave Height (m)2.35
Tpeak (s)9.1
Tz (s)4.8
Peak Direction (degrees)205
Spread (degrees)17
Sea Temp (°C)12.1
Energy Period (s)7
Wave Power (kW/m)5.98
Latest Meteorological data
Date/Time (GMT)11-12-2023 21:50
Air Pressure (mb)1001.1
Wind Speed (knots)16.6
Wind Speed (ms-1)8.3
Gust Speed (knots)20
Gust Speed (ms-1)10
Wind direction (°)210
Air Temperature (°C)13.2
Rainfall (mm)0
Erythemal Radiation (W/m2)-
UV Index-
Relative Humidity (%)83.1