CSIR Logo Top Picture Transnet Logo
Home NEW: Mobi Home History Measuring Instrumentation Online/Realtime Waves and Weather






About
Wave Data
Wave Forecast
Weather Data

Mossel bay - Information

Last Page Update: 2017-05-23 18:05

Last Data Update: 2017-05-23 17:30




MosselBay
Mossel Bay


Ocean waves are monitored continuously at Mossel Bay in South Africa. Detailed information is directly available in real-time, for operational purposes, to NPA (Mossel Bay).

The data is gathered with a non-directional Datawell Waverider buoy, situated at 34 7'28.82"S, 22 9'12.60"E in 24 m water, about 2.7 km off the coast. Measurements are processed on board, and transmitted to a shore station every half hour. The analysed data is then downloaded in near real-time to the Stellenbosch office of  the CSIR, where it is stored in a database.

Page maintained by Ursula von St Ange

 

Copyright@CSIR 2002.  All right Reserved | Feedback: WebDeveloper
Disclaimer: These are only estimated figures and should explicitly be used for display purposes only. No assumption and/or conclusion should be made.