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Owned and maintained by National Data Buoy Center
An industry-supplied payload
36.717 N 122.350 W (36°43'0" N 122°20'59" W)
Site elevation: sea level
Sea temp depth: 0.46 m below site elevation
Water depth: 1463 m
Watch circle radius: 3186
Important Notice to Mariners
Search And Rescue (SAR) Data
Meteorological Observations from Nearby Stations and Ships
Regional HF Radar Surface Current Observations
Click on the graph icon in the table below to see a time series plot of the last five days of that observation.
These wave data are displayed in rounded times.
Plot of wave energy versus frequency (and period)
Description of Measurements
Links which are specific to this station are listed below:
Real Time Data in tabular form for the last forty-five days.
Historical Data & Climatic Summaries for quality controlled data for the current month, previous months, and previous years.
The weekly status report and the weekly maintenance report
also provide valuable station information.
Note that the payload types and the station locations occasionally change.
Please refer to the NDBC data inventory
for the data history of each station.