Virginia Beach
Buoy Wave Height History

Updated: 3:40 pm on (Monday) 12.10.18
Condition Current 24 Hour Minimum 24 Hour Maximum
Significant Wave Height 14.4 ft. 3.9 ft. 18.7 ft.
Average Period 7.4 secs. 4.3 secs. 7.8 secs.
Mean Wave Direction 83 () -- --
Swell Height 10.5 ft. 0 ft. 13.8 ft.
Swell Period 12.1 secs. 10 secs. 0 secs.
Swell Direction E --  
Wind Wave Height 10.2 ft. 3.6 ft. 18.7 ft.
Wind Wave Period 8.3 secs. 10 secs. 9.1 secs.
Wind Wave Direction E -- --

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.

VIRGINIA BEACH 64 NM East of Virginia Beach, VA
Buoy Types: Floating Realtime (History) Buoy | Virtual Forecast Buoy

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