VIKER

Station Information

Station ID: 1759
Latitude: 59.036046
Longitude: 10.949769
Coastline code: 40
Station code: 341
Country: NORWAY
Time span of data: 1990 – 2015
Completeness (%): 96
Frequency Code: 24
Date of last update: 08 Sep 2016

Green Arrow: Current Station
Yellow Marker: Neighbouring RLR 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.

Station Documentation

Link to RLR information.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 30-MAR-95 :
tide gauge network modernised, new equipment installed in 1990
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 2000Apr25 :
Viker 040/341 RLR(1992) is 10.3m below TGBM (G37 N111)
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 05-Sep-2012 :
For information of sea level rise along the Norwegian coast, see paper " Contributions to sea level variability along the Norwegian coast for 1960-2010 "by K. Richter, J.E.O. Nilsen and H. Drange.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 17-Nov-2015 :
The PSMSL has been notified by the Norwegian Authority that the tide gauge at Viker is sinking. The rate of sinking has been confirmed as 0.30mm/year. with the supply of the 2014 sea level data a revised dataset beginning January 1991 has been supplied. Future data will be supplied with the correction applied.

Data Authority

Norwegian Mapping Authority
Hydrographic Service
Po. Box 60
4001 Stavanger
NORWAY