Station Information

Station ID: 1878
Latitude: 50.714333
Longitude: -1.874861
Coastline code: 170
Station code: 146
Time span of data: 1996 – 2013
Completeness (%): 96
Frequency Code: 24
Date of last update: 02 Jul 2014

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.

Additional Data Sources (guide to additional data sources)

Nearby Real Time Stations from VLIZ: bour

Station Documentation

Link to RLR information.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 2001Jan02 :
Recent work on vertical land movements in the UK can be found from
the University of Nottingham web site:
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 2000Apr25 :
Bournemouth 170/146 RLR(1997) is 11.4m below BM Aux 1
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 02-Jul-2014 :
The steelwork at the gauge was damaged in a storm on 29.10.13. The refurbishment is awaiting divers to survey the damage and measure for new steelwork.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 06-May-2015 :
There is no data for Bournemouth during 2014. However TGI were at site 28.07.14 for levelling and establishing a benchmark on the pier. A Vega radar gauge was installed on 03.09.14. TGI were also at site 05.11.14 problems are likely to remain until January 2015.

Data Authority

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