Table 7 Validation of CAWCR wave hindcast for the Sydney waverider buoy.

From: A multi-decade dataset of monthly beach profile surveys and inshore wave forcing at Narrabeen, Australia

CAWCR WAVE HINDCAST VALIDATION
  Hs Tp Dir
Location R Bias RMSE R Bias RMSE R Bias RMSE
Offshore 0.90 −0.03 m 0.32 m 0.51 −0.62 s 2.3 s 0.70 −8.4° 30.1°
PF1 0.87 0.01 m 0.25 m N/A N/A N/A 0.69 −3.2° 12.5°
PF2 0.86 0.01 m 0.22 m N/A N/A N/A 0.67 −1.7° 8.7°
PF4 0.84 0.02 m 0.27 m N/A N/A N/A 0.68 −1.8° 9.6°
PF6 0.81 0.04 m 0.28 m N/A N/A N/A 0.69 −2.1° 9.1°
PF8 0.80 0.06 m 0.24 m N/A N/A N/A 0.67 >−1.5° 8.2°