Buoy Explorer, created specifically for surfers, kayakers, fishermen, boaters, and water sports enthusiasts. Provides marine weather conditions for 100s of locations worldwide. Easily view swell height, swell period, swell direction, water temperature, wind strength, wind direction, and air temperature. Download Buoy Explorer now to have quick access to critical marine data.
◆ Quick access to marine conditions for any NOAA and NDBC buoy location in the world
◆ 5-day historical wind and swell data for many stations
◆ Easily search for buoys by location or via a map
◆ Bookmark favorite and interesting buoys
If you enjoy kayaking, surfing, sailing, boating, or any activity that involves the ocean Buoy Explorer helps you determine if the conditions are favorable. Using swell and wind data provided by the app allows you to forecast how conditions will be at your favorite locations.
Favorite and unfavorite a buoy by tapping on the star icon. To switch between favorited buoys just swipe left or right. Return to the main menu by swiping all the way to the right. To display measurements in metric units just tap on the gear icon.
Buoy locations and available data can be found on the NOAA and NDBC website (http://www.ndbc.noaa.gov/). Some buoys only provide limited data.
Buoy Explorer is run by fellow water enthusiast Matthew Morey. Please send all bugs and feature request to firstname.lastname@example.org.