MORMUGAO

Station Information

Station ID: 1249
Latitude: 15.416667
Longitude: 73.8
GLOSS ID: 281
Coastline code: 500
Station code: 65
Country: INDIA
Time span of data: 1969 – 2013
Completeness (%): 69
Date of last update: 27 Jun 2017

Green Arrow: Current Station
Yellow Marker: Neighbouring RLR Station
Red Marker: Neighbouring Metric Station

Please note: In many cases, the station position in our database is accurate to only one minute. Thus, the tide gauge may not appear to be on the coast.

Additional Data Sources (guide to additional data sources)

Nearby Real Time Stations from VLIZ: marm

Station Documentation

Link to RLR information.

Documentation added 1991-06-11

Marmagao 500/065 RLR(1978) is 10.6m below BM 21/132

Documentation added 1994-08-04

For a discussion of interannual variability of sea level along the coasts of Pakistan and India, see Clarke and Liu, Journal of Physical Oceanography, 24, 1224, 1994.

Documentation added 2002-12-06

SMRC Newsletter Jul-Dec 2001 reports high E coast correlation with SOI and MSL. MSL is much higher during La Nina tropical cyclones than during El Nino.

Documentation added 2010-09-16

Historically 1884-1888 there was a datum 5.433m below BM 21/132. From 1969 the datum refers to chart datum 4.85m below BM 21/132.

Documentation added 2017-06-27

Station name changed from Marmagao to Mormugao to match supplier

Data Authority

Survey of India
Geodetic and Research Branch
17 E.C. Road
Dehra Dun
PIN 248 001