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.

Folkestone

  

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)28-02-2021 08:30
Latitude51.06256
Longitude1.12691
Wave Height (m)0.28
Max Wave Height (m)0.48
Tpeak (s)3.2
Tz (s)2.9
Peak Direction (degrees)107
Spread (degrees)19
Sea Temp (°C)7.4
Latest Meteorological data
Date/Time (GMT)28-02-2021 09:40
Air Pressure (mb)1028.1
Wind Speed (knots)8.6
Wind Speed (ms-1)4.3
Gust Speed (knots)20.8
Gust Speed (ms-1)10.4
Wind direction (°)70
Air Temperature (°C)7.8
Rainfall (mm)0
Erythemal Radiation (W/m2)-
UV Index-
Relative Humidity (%)65.9
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