Wave Buoy Network

Openness rating:
Reason: Format field "CSV" receives score: 3.
★★★★★  Linked data - data URIs and linked to other data (e.g. RDF)
★★★★☆  Linkable data - served at URIs (e.g. RDF)
★★★☆☆  Structured data in open format (e.g. CSV)
★★☆☆☆  Structured data but proprietary format (e.g. Excel)
★☆☆☆☆  Unstructured data (e.g. PDF)
Score updated: 27/06/2017
Environment

Real time data and services of ocean wave information from moored wave buoys. Parameters collected include, dateTime (yyyy-mm-ddThh:mm:ss.sss), Peak Period (secs), Peak Direction (DegreesTrue), Upcross Period (secs) and Significant Wave Height (cm).

Real time data available for Belmullet buoys and Galway Bay Wave Buoy. Historical data available for Galway Bay Wave Buoy 2. Users of the download service can choose a station, time period, parameter(s) and output file type. NaN or -999 describes missing or unavailable data.

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Additional Information

Title Wave Buoy Network
Description

Real time data and services of ocean wave information from moored wave buoys. Parameters collected include, dateTime (yyyy-mm-ddThh:mm:ss.sss), Peak Period (secs), Peak Direction (DegreesTrue), Upcross Period (secs) and Significant Wave Height (cm).

Real time data available for Belmullet buoys and Galway Bay Wave Buoy. Historical data available for Galway Bay Wave Buoy 2. Users of the download service can choose a station, time period, parameter(s) and output file type. NaN or -999 describes missing or unavailable data.

Contact Point name: Oceanographic Services
email: datarequests@marine.ie
phone: +353-91-387200
Keywords 1/4 scale test facility, amets, belmullet, buoy, celtic sea, energy, environment, full scale test facility, galway bay, geoscientificinformation, hydrosphere, ireland, irish sea, north atlantic, north atlantic ocean, north-east atlantic ocean, ocean circulation, ocean energy, ocean waves, oceanographic geographical features, oceanography, oceans, renewable energy, sea temperature, test facilities, water science, wave buoy, wave climate, wave energy, wave height, wave period
Theme Environment
Publisher Marine Institute
Issue Date 0:0 1/5/2008
Conforms To The INSPIRE Directive or INSPIRE lays down a general framework for a Spatial Data Infrastructure (SDI) for the purposes of European Community environmental policies and policies or activities which may have an impact on the environment.
Last Modification Date 8:35 22/4/2016
Publication Frequency as needed
Language eng
Landing Page None
Geographic Coverage North: 54.3, South: 53.1, East: -9.2, West: -10.5
Vertical Extent Domain name: sea level, Min value: -1, Max value: -1
Lineage Real time data feed to ERDDAP Data Delivery Server from Wave Buoy Network database. Quality control of data managed by Oceanographic Services.
Temporal Extent From: 2008-05-01 00:00, To: n/a
Spatial Reference System http://www.opengis.net/def/crs/EPSG/0/4326
Spatial Resolution 1000000