NIKISKI, ALASKA

Station Information

Station ID: 1350
Latitude: 60.683333
Longitude: -151.396667
Coastline code: 821
Station code: 13
Country: UNITED STATES
Time span of data: 1973 – 2017
Completeness (%): 52
Date of last update: 14 Feb 2018

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 GNSS Stations from SONEL: KEN1, KEN5

Station Documentation

Link to RLR information.

Documentation added 1991-06-11

Nikiski 821/013 RLR(1973) is 14.4m below BM#5

Documentation added 1992-04-02

SOUTH ALASKAN COASTLINE EARTHQUAKE PRONE - E.G. MAGNITUDE 9.2 EARTHQUAKE OF 28 MARCH 1964 - SEE SAVAGE AND PLAFKER, JGR, 96(B3), 4325-4335, 1991

Documentation added 2009-01-28

Treat early data as suspect.

Documentation added 2011-12-20

Using NOAA data the RLR diagram has been revised.Previous Primary benchmark BM #5 13.228m above gauge datum no longer features in the NOAA reports. Current Primary benchmark is 5760 L 1983 14.85m above gauge datum.

Data Authority

N.O.A.A. / N.O.S.
N/oes33, Ssmc4, Room 6531
1305 East-West Highway
Silver Spring,
MD 20910