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.

Chapel Point


Additional Information

 Wave buoy location  53° 14'.75N 000° 26'.81E
 WMO code  6201050
 Approximate water depth  13 m
 Approximate spring tidal range  6 m
 Storm alert threshold  2.72 m


Wave parameters are recorded using a Datawell Directional WaveRider Mk III buoy. The buoy was deployed on 04 September 2012, at which time the magnetic declination at the site was 1.29° West, changing by 0.17° East per year. 


20/01/2019 Scheduled service


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