Drifting Buoys

OSD manages a continuously updated archive of data collected from around the globe since 1978.

Data can be requested by buoy, area, date or programme with parameters including position, air and water temperature, air pressure, wind speed and direction.

Data and Products

Requests for data, data products and additional information may be made online by completing the Data Request Form

Important Messages

  • No Current Notices


International Arctic Buoy Program CD, 1979-1999