PORT ERIN

Station Information

Station ID: 1793
Latitude: 54.085389
Longitude: -4.768056
Coastline code: 170
Station code: 233
Country: ISLE OF MAN
Time span of RLR data: 1992 – 2017
RLR completeness (%): 64
Time span of metric data: 1992 – 2017
Metric completeness (%): 86
Date of last update: 06 Jun 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.

Station Documentation

Link to RLR information.

Documentation added 1994-07-20

Gauge is an "A Class" bubbler maintained by POL.

Documentation added 2001-01-02

Recent work on vertical land movements in the UK can be found from
the University of Nottingham web site:
http://ukcogr.iessg.nottingham.ac.uk/~eosi/

Documentation added 2014-07-03

TGI visited the site on both 30.01.2013 and 08.10.2013 to carry out general maintenance and change the compressor.

Documentation added 2015-06-02

Readings were ~30mm high during January. There were no site visits during 2014.

Documentation added 2015-07-30

It has come to light that there is possibly a datum issue at Port Erin for the period 1998-2003. While this is being investigated this portion of the data has been switched to Metric.

Data Authority

British Oceanographic Data Centre
National Oceanography Centre
Joseph Proudman Building, 6 Brownlow Street
Liverpool
L3 5DA