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Wave data

Wave height, wave period, wave direction and sea surface temperature as 30 minute records for the last 7 days from the following sites;
- Tweed Heads
- Gold Coast
- Brisbane
- North Moreton
- Caloundra
- Mooloolaba
- Bundaberg
- Gladstone
- Emu Park
- Hay Point
- Mackay
- Townsville
- Cairns
- Albatross Bay

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Field names are;
Hs - Significant wave height, an average of the highest third of the waves in a record (26.6 minute recording period).
Hmax - The maximum wave height in the record.
Tz - The zero upcrossing wave period.
Tp - The peak energy wave period.
Dir_Tp TRUE - Direction (related to true north) from which the peak period waves are coming from.
SST - Approximation of sea surface temperature.

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Data attribution

Environment and Science, Queensland Government, Coastal Data System – Near real time wave data, licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 sourced on 20 June 2019


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