The data shown comes from a combination of real-time observations and numerical models. For more information: show more.
- Real time wave observations are taken from the Wave Buoy located at the 1/4 Scale Test Site, off the coast of Spiddal in County Galway. Dataset metadata is available here.
- Real time weather observations are taken from the CIL Finnis Weather Buoy, located 0.8nM east of the Aran Islands.
- Tidal data is taken from the Irish National Tide Gauge Network.
- The maps below are created using the numerical wave model, SWAN, and are updated once every weekday. Dataset metadata is available here.
The data below is for informational purposes, and should not be used for safety critical applications.