Bradford Beach Water Quality Monitoring Buoy

The Bradford Beach Buoy (B3) is a collaborative project between the University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee and the City of Milwaukee Health Department. The buoy monitors water quality and weather conditions off shore from Bradford Beach in near real time. For the latest data follow one of the links below.

NOTE: The buoy is back out in the water for the 2018 season. Links to live data are below!


Buoy Data

Click on a an image below to see the latest weather and water quality data for Bradford Beach.Refresh your browser to see the latest data!


The Bradford Buoy is moored approximately 0.5 miles east-southeast of the Bradford Beach pavilion at 43° 3' 33.1194"N, 87° 51' 58.32"W.