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.

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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)14-05-2021 06:00
Latitude51.06243
Longitude1.12702
Wave Height (m)0.25
Max Wave Height (m)0.36
Tpeak (s)5.6
Tz (s)3.6
Peak Direction (degrees)174
Spread (degrees)35
Sea Temp (°C)10.8
Latest Meteorological data
Date/Time (GMT)14-05-2021 07:10
Air Pressure (mb)998.9
Wind Speed (knots)9
Wind Speed (ms-1)4.5
Gust Speed (knots)20.2
Gust Speed (ms-1)10.1
Wind direction (°)360
Air Temperature (°C)8.2
Rainfall (mm)0
Erythemal Radiation (W/m2)-
UV Index-
Relative Humidity (%)85.9
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