Station MTKN6 - Search and Rescue Data

8510560 - Montauk, NY
41.048 N 71.959 W (41°2'53" N 71°57'34" W)

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Average surface winds - six hour block.

Date (UTC) Average
Wind Dir
Wind Spd
Air Temp.
(Degrees F.)
Air Temp.
Water Temp.
(Degrees F.)
Water Temp.
2023-12-05 1200Z--0-042244931
2023-12-05 0600Z--0-046545058
2023-12-05 0000Z--0-049365045
2023-12-04 1800Z--0-050565059
2023-12-04 1200Z--0-047604960
2023-12-04 0600Z--0-047574959
2023-12-04 0000Z--0-048314946
2023-12-03 1800Z--0-049565058
2023-12-03 1200Z--0-048605160
2023-12-03 0600Z--0-048585160
2023-12-03 0000Z--0-048425149
2023-12-02 1800Z--0-049255148
2023-12-02 1200Z--0-049325039
2023-12-02 0600Z--0-049485053
2023-12-02 0000Z--0-051584958
2023-12-01 1800Z--0-052604957
2023-12-01 1200Z--0-050604960
2023-12-01 0600Z--0-050604960
2023-12-01 0000Z--0-049424950
2023-11-30 1800Z--0-045464960

The six-hour averages are calculated as follows:

  • The 0000Z average uses data from 2100Z to 0259Z.
  • The 0600Z average uses data from 0300Z to 0859Z.
  • The 1200Z average uses data from 0900Z to 1459Z.
  • The 1800Z average uses data from 1500Z to 2059Z.

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