Buoy Analysis

NOAA data for stations off the California coast from 1982 to 2015

Project Goal

Create visualization of California coastal ocean temperature data to find monthly and yearly trends.

Visualization should invite interaction to create and answer questions such as:

Data source: National Data Buoy Center. Historical data, such as 46213 Cape Mendocino, is mostly available since 1982. Extract, transform, and reduce scripts run on Node, publically available in source code.

This visualization is created using D3 and Three.js libraries.

Air Temperature
Water Temperature
Wave Height
Wave Period
Wind Speed