during the Weather Month of May celebration of the Bureau's centenary.
Latest data at 00:20 on Wednesday, 31 Aug 2016 (EST).
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|IMPORTANT:- The significant wave height is the average height of the highest one third of the waves. The likely maximum wave height can be up to twice the significant wave height.|
|Document created: 20160831003002|
|Hs||Height of significant wave (metres). This is the average height of the highest one third of the waves in the record.|
|Hmax||Maximum height of the waves (metres) in the record.|
|Tz||Average time (seconds) between all waves in the record.|
|Tp||The peak energy period (seconds) is the period of the dominant waves in the record.|
This page contains wave observations from a moored Waverider buoy located approximately 10 Km West of Cape Sorell, West Tasmania in 55 fathoms (100 metres). Location: 42.12S, 145.03E.