Program Info

Website
http://www.ndbc.noaa.gov/
Region(s)
SE
Summary
Sea surface variables
Parameters
Wind direction (deg), wind speed (m/s), wind gust (m/s), significant wave height (m), dominant wave period (sec.), average wave period (sec.), mean wave direction (degrees), sea level pressure (hPa), air temperature (degC), sea surface temperature (degC), dew point temperature (degC), visibility (naut. mi.), pressure tendency (hPa), and tide (rel. to MLLW, feet). Not all buoys collect all parameters.
Notes
Application
Publications
Start
1967
End
Current
Frequency
Continuous
Method
moored buoys, coastal-marine automated network (C-MAN) stations, acoustic doppler current profiler
Discontinuity
Data Location
http://www.ndbc.noaa.gov/
Data Format
netCDF
NODC's NOAA Marine Environmental Buoy Database
Habitats
Water Column
Recommended Citation
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA); National Data Buoy Center. (2021). National Data Buoy Center. Updated 09/17/2020. Distributed by: SEACAR Data Discovery Interface, Office of Resilience and Coastal Protection, Florida Department of Environmental Protection. https://dev.seacar.waterinstitute.usf.edu/programs/details/5.

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Contacts
Richard Bouchard

richard.bouchard@noaa.gov

Everglades National Park Data Requests

ever_information@nps.gov

Export Standardized Data

Habitat(s) : Indicator(s) Last Updated File Download
Water Column : Water Quality 06/21/22 03:15 PM Download File - Continuous WQ - 5.txt
DIP Document N/A Download File - DIP

Office of Resilience and Coastal Protection Managed Areas

Apalachicola NERR, Coral ECA, Florida Keys NMS, Guana Tolomato Matanzas NERR, Pinellas County, Rookery Bay NERR

Indicators

Indicator
Water Column - Water Quality

Documentation and Data provided by program

File Type File Name Added On
Data 03272021.7z 03/29/21 11:38 PM
GIS ID_0005_NationalBuoyCenter.zip 01/31/19 11:59 AM
GIS ID0005_Stations_for_SEACAR_table.xlsx 01/31/19 11:59 AM
Logo noaa.png 07/15/21 12:53 PM
Protocols Data Download Process for NDBC Data.docx 09/04/20 02:06 PM