Fugawi Marine 5 Upgrade

As of August 22nd, 2017 we have ceased sales of Fugawi Marine 5 software.The product is now officially discontinued. Thank you for your support.

USD $114.50

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As of August 22, 2017 we have ceased sales of Fugawi Marine 5 software, due to declining Windows PC software sales combined with evolving chart formats and hardware.  We would like to thank our Fugawi Software customers for their patronage over the past 20 years.

Existing users with version 4.5 software or older will be glad to know that upgrading their older software to the new and improved Fugawi Marine 5 will save 50%, that's $150.00 value!

Upgrade pricing is available for users of the following products:

Fugawi software including Fugawi 2, Fugawi 3 Moving Map Software, Fugawi Marine ENC 3, Fugawi Global Navigator, Fugawi Marine ENC 4, Fugawi UK, Fugawi Canada Maps, Fugawi Fishing Lakes USA, Fugawi Map of America, Navionics NavPlanner 2, Navionics HotMaps Explorer, Geonav MapMaster, Raymarine Voyage Planner and Navico Insight Planner.


Fugawi Marine 5 leads the way for a new generation of navigation software. It is now easier for sailors, motor boaters, and fisherman to manage their boat's navigation systems to suit their needs - and have more fun.

Current Version :

Come check out the new Fugawi Marine 5 Demo here.

Software Feature Overview

  • Multi-chart display in Tile or Tab Views.
  • Quilted raster charts.
  • Intuitive chart rotations with course-ahead/course-up views.
  • Quilted Navionics charts with vibrant color palette matching chartplotter views.
  • Support for query features in S-57 and Navionics charts.
  • Custom depth contours for shallow or deep areas on vector charts.
  • Customize units for soundings on vector charts.
  • Tides and currents tables in Navionics charts.
  • Vibrant weather overlays of free or premium GRIB data.
  • Integrated support for automatic download of NOAA charts.
  • Support for multiple GPS devices through NMEA 0183, NMEA 2000 and more!

Data Library & Formats

  • Save an unlimited number waypoints, routes, and tracks.
  • Support for creating waypoints, routes, and tracks graphically or manual input of coordinates.
  • Customize data with different icons, line styles, audio, and pictures.
  • File types supported:
    • GPX, KMZ, Lowrance .USR (version 3, 4, 5), Raymarine .FSH,
    • Direct NMEA 0183 transfer,
    • Direct WiFi connection to Raymarine® e- and c- series MFDs, and
    • Direct cable connection to Raymarine SeaTalk hs networks.

Instrument Panel

  • New full screen instrument dashboard display for sail boats, single engine and dual engine motor boats.
  • GPS compass (COG, SOG, CTS, XTE).
  • Speedometer (Avg. speed, Max speed, trip distance).
  • Wind measurements (AWS, AWA, TWS, VMG).
  • Depth graph and water temperature.
  • Barograph (Records atmospheric pressure difference over time in a graphical format
  • Navigation info centre (CTS, DTG, ETA, TTG, XTE, SMG)

AIS Panel

  • Automatic identifcation System allows tracking of multiple vessels within range using a compatible NMEA0183 or NMEA2000 AIS device
  • Supports detailed ifnromation of vessels including Vessel Name, Cargo, Range, Bearing, ETA, Status etc
  • Supports Vessel path predicition and history
  • Supports a collision detection system that warns users of an imminent collision with a nearby vessel

Weather Overlays

  • Premium weather data by Theyr via X-Traverse.com
  • Usable with Free Grib Data files from Grib.US


As of August 22nd, 2017 we have ceased sales of Fugawi Marine 5 software. Due to steadily declining Windows PC software sales combined with evolving chart formats and hardware, the decision has been made to discontinue Fugawi Marine 5 software.  We would like to thank all of our Fugawi Software customers over the years for their support.

Supported Chart Formats

  • Raster (BSB V4) and Navionics Gold and Navionics HotMaps charts from Fugawi's X-Traverse cloud service.
  • All Navionics* cards manufactured after April 2010.
  • S-57 charts** (NOAA ENC™, Army Corps iENC).
  • S-63 charts (requires user permit).
  • BSB version 1-5 (inc. NOAA RNC™, Fugawi, Blue Latitude Press, Wavey line, Solteknik, etc...)
  • Canadian Hydrographic Service (CHS) Charts via X-traverse***
  • BSB/EAP (nv-charts****).

*Satellite Imagery in Navionics Platinum+ cards and Community edit layers are currently not supported
**UKHO S-57 and Hilton charts to be supported after release.
***Please note CHS charts via DVD's are not supported currently.
**** NV-Charts that use a Dongle are not currently supported.

Fugawi Marine 5 supports charts and other content from the following brands:

  • Navionics
  • NV Charts
  • Canadian Hydrographic Services (CHS)
  • Explorer Charts
  • Theyr Weather Service
  • Solteknik
  • Blue Latitude Press
  • TrakMaps
  • WaveyLine
  • Fugawi Aboard

For a full list of compatible titles available for download directly into Fugawi Marine 5 please visit our Fugawi Marine 5 Charts page here

System Requirements

  • Windows 7/8.1 or Windows 10 (preferred).
  • Mouse (or touchscreen).
  • Keyboard (or touchscreen).
  • Minimum 1024 x 768 resolution display or better (graphics accelerator recommended).
  • Minimum 2048MB RAM (8192MB recommended).
  • 250MB allocated to software. Additional space will be required for charts.
  • USB port(s) for GPS and other data inputs.

Internet connection required for some features (E.g. activating the software, using various cloud services, etc...)

Fugawi Marine 5 User Manual

Fugawi Marine 5 Current Release

The Fugawi team recommends the following add-ons with the Fugawi Marine 5:

Actisense NGT -1


The Actisense NGT-1 is used for converting NMEA 2000 Data to serial data data for connecting to a PC. This converter is essentialfor  people trying to connect NMEA2000 devices or a NMEA2000 network to their PC and getting the data into Fugawi Marine 5 or  other PC based applications.

Digital Yacht DualNAV GPS 150



If you're looking to use Fugawi Marine 5 as a navigation device out on the water, you're definitely going to need an external GPS. If you would like an external GPS that connects directly to your PC via USB, check out the Digital Yacht Dual Nav GPS 150.