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Coastal Maritime Meteorology Climate Data

Outline of Coastal Maritime Meteorology Climate Data

 Coastal maritime meteorology data is a maritime meteorology data (weather, pressure, wind direction, wind speed, wind wave class, wave height, swell class, visibility) observed in the lighthouse, marine traffic center, shipping direction signal station, shipping traffic control signal station, radio direction signal station and radar facilities, etc. of Japan Coast Guard,.

 As for the Maritime Meteorology Information in real time, please see the “Marine Information and Communication System” (MICS) operated by the Maritime Traffic Department, Japan Coast Guard.

Data Source Japan Coast Guard
Sea Area Japan Coast
Period 1974 - 2014
Number of Observation Points 129 points
Remarks Observation period varies according to the observation point. In addition, there are also stations with data missing period due to the repairs of observation equipment.