Buoy Wave Height History

Updated: 8:10 am on (Wednesday) 12.12.18
Condition Current 24 Hour Minimum 24 Hour Maximum
Significant Wave Height 12.1 ft. 7.9 ft. 12.1 ft.
Average Period 8.7 secs. 10 secs. 9.9 secs.
Mean Wave Direction 310 () -- --
Swell Height 12.1 ft. 5.6 ft. 12.1 ft.
Swell Period 12.9 secs. 10 secs. 9.1 secs.
Swell Direction NW --  
Wind Wave Height 1.6 ft. 1 ft. 6.2 ft.
Wind Wave Period 3.6 secs. 3.6 secs. 8.3 secs.
Wind Wave Direction NNW -- --

How this Works

The Buoy Wave History shows us the last 7-days of data recorded by an actual physical buoy moored offshore. The chart on top of the graphic lets you easily follow the trend of the measured wave heights as they push past the buoy array. Go here for more information on how this works.

CALIFORNIA - 357NM West of San Francisco, CA
Buoy Types: Floating Realtime (History) Buoy | Virtual Forecast Buoy

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