Data Providers

Agri-Food and Biosciences Institute

The Agri-Food and Biosciences Institute provides the following:
  • Belfast Pile 8 Mooring
  • Strangford Lough North Mooring

British Oceanographic Data Centre, National Oceanography Centre

British Oceanographic Data Centre provides the following:
  • Real-time data processing for Irish Argo Floats

Coastal and Marine Research Centre

Coastal and Marine Research Centre provides the following:
  • Commercial Ports Information
  • Marinas Information

Commissioners of Irish Lights

The Commissioners of Irish Lights provides the following:
  • Finnis Wave Buoy Data
  • Dublin Wave Buoy Data

Dublin Bay Biosphere

Dublin Bay Biosphere provides the following:
  • Dublin Bay Biosphere Zones

Electricity Supply Board

The Electricity Supply Board provides the following:
  • Westwave Wave Buoy Data

Environmental Protection Agency

Environmental Protection Agency provides the following:
  • National Bathing Water Quality Data
  • EPA Beaches Information

Fáilte Ireland

Fáilte Ireland provides the following:
  • Wild Atlantic Way Information
The data presented for the Wild Atlantic Way is accurate as of 26/05/2015. This information is subject to ongoing change by Fáilte Ireland; for the most up-to-date info visit

Geological Survey Ireland

Geological Survey Ireland provides the following:
  • Shipwrecks Information
  • Bathymetry Data


INFOMAR provides the following:
  • Shipwrecks Information
  • Bathymetry Data

Irish Underwater Council

The Irish Underwater Council provides the following:
  • Dive Sites Information

Marine Institute

Ireland's Marine Institute provides data for the following:
  • Galway Bay Test Site
  • Atlantic Marine Energy Test Site
  • Tide Gauges

MET Éireann

MET Éireann provides data for the following:
  • At a glance Weather Forecasts

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (USA)

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration provides the following:
  • GFS Weather Forecasts

National Park & Wildlife Service

The National Park and Wildlife Service provides the following:
  • Special Areas of Conservation data
  • Special Areas of Protection data

Office of Public Works

The Office of Public Works provides the following:
  • Water level & Tide Gauge data

SmartBay Ireland

SmartBay provides the following:
  • Cork Wave Buoy Data
The Marine Institute gratefully acknowledge use of the data services and facilities available from SmartBay Ireland, the National test and demonstration facility and the funding support provided through the Higher Education Authorities Programme for Research in Third Level Institutions Cycle VI.

Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland

Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland provides the following:
  • AMETS Wave Buoy Data

Weather Underground

Weather Underground provides the following:
  • Real-Time Weather Data
Development of this website was supported by the Irish Government and the European Maritime & Fisheries Fund as part of the EMFF Operational Programme for 2014-2020 under the Blue Growth & Marine Spatial Planning Scheme
Irelands_EU_ESIF Logo
Foras na Mara Logo