Variable: Dominant wave period

Definition
Full name Dominant wave period
Definition The period of the most energetic wave in the ocean wave spectrum.
Measuring Units s Uncertainty Units s
Horizontal Res Units km Vertical Res Units
Stability Units s (Stability /decade)

 

Comment:
Last modified: 2011-08-08
Classification
  • Domain: Ocean
    • Sub-domain: Ocean
      • Variable: Dominant wave period
        • Measured in Layers:
          • Sea surface
          • Bulk
  • Cross-cutting themes:

Requirements defined for Dominant wave period  (9)

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Id Variable Layer App Area Uncertainty Stability / decade Hor Res Ver Res Obs Cyc Timeliness Coverage Conf Level Val Date Source
273 Dominant wave period Sea surface Global NWP 0.25 s
0.5 s
1 s
15 km
50 km
250 km
60 min
3 h
12 h
6 min
30 min
6 h
Global ocean firm 2009-02-10 John Eyre
357 Dominant wave period Sea surface High Res NWP 0.25 s
0.5 s
1 s
5 km
10 km
40 km
30 min
3 h
6 h
6 min
30 min
3 h
Global ocean firm 2011-08-04 T Montmerle
495 Dominant wave period Sea surface Ocean Applications 0.1 s
0.5 s
1 s
50 km
300 km
1000 km
6 h
24 h
10 d
24 h
3 d
30 d
Global ocean firm 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
497 Dominant wave period Sea surface Ocean Applications 0.1 s
0.5 s
1 s
100 km
500 km
1000 km
6 h
3 h
24 h
24 h
3 d
30 d
Global ocean firm 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
647 Dominant wave period Sea surface Nowcasting / VSRF 0.5 s
1 s
3 s
5 km
20 km
50 km
60 min
3 h
12 h
60 min
90 min
3 h
Global ocean firm 2013-04-08 P. Ambrosetti
494 Dominant wave period Sea surface Ocean Applications 0.1 s
0.5 s
1 s
5 km
10 km
60 km
6 min
3 h
24 h
5 min
60 min
6 h
Global ocean reasonable 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
496 Dominant wave period Sea surface Ocean Applications 0.1 s
0.5 s
1 s
10 km
200 km
1000 km
60 min
3 h
24 h
24 h
3 d
30 d
Global ocean reasonable 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
498 Dominant wave period Sea surface Ocean Applications 0.1 s
0.5 s
1 s
10 km
200 km
1000 km
30 min
60 min
6 h
24 h
3 d
30 d
Global ocean reasonable 2016-03-22 JCOMM (Guimei Liu)
744 Dominant wave period Sea surface Ocean Applications 0.1 s
0.5 s
1 s
0.1 km
5 km
20 km
6 min
10 h
24 h
5 min
60 min
6 h
Costal areas reasonable 2016-03-22 JCOMM (Guimei Liu)