Metocean Data

Metocean Data

BMT offers a range of metocean consultancy services, and detailed statistics of the world’s oceans, available for purchase.

Detailed wind and wave climate statistics for all the world's oceans can be purchased online for only (GBP) £150 through BMT's service.

Metocean Data sub 2The wind and wave climate data offered by BMT for purchase on is essential for preliminary design of offshore installations, planning of towage routes, and in the assessment of downtime and operability of offshore structures and operations. The designer can also be assured that the data is based on long-term accumulated and validated data and represents real wind and wave conditions.

The Database: 

  • 104 Worldwide sea areas
  • 31 European sea areas
  • Data can be presented on a seasonal or annual basis
  • Data is available on a directional basis

The following results can be generated:

  • Wind speed probabilities
  • Extreme wave heights
  • Wave height and period joint probabilities
  • Storm and calm persistence statistics


  • Data available worldwide
  • Long-term database over 140 years
  • Extensive data validation and quality control
  • Fast and convenient data access
  • Convenient transfer to spreadsheet for further processing or presentation
  • Purchase individual sea areas
  • Cost effective

Associated Products

  • PC Global Wave Statistics: provides data locally on a PC without internet connections.
  • PC Global Wave Statistics Run-Time Library: incorporates the PC Global Wave Statistics data into your own software.
  • Global Wave Statistics book: contains significant wave height and zero crossing period statistics for 104 sea areas (scatter tables only).