KEY WEST

Station Information

Station ID: 188
Latitude: 24.555
Longitude: -81.806667
GLOSS ID: 216
Coastline code: 940
Station code: 71
Country: UNITED STATES
Time span of data: 1913 – 2013
Completeness (%): 99
Frequency Code: 24
Date of last update: 11 Feb 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 GNSS Stations from SONEL: KYW1, CHIN, KYW5, KWST
Nearby Real Time Stations from VLIZ: kwfl, kwfl2
Fast Delivery Data from UHSLC station 242: hourly and daily
Research Quality Data from UHSLC station 242: hourly and daily

Station Documentation

Link to RLR information.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 29-JUL-93 :
Many stations on the Gulf coast have large values for September 1961.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 11-JUN-91 :
Key West 940/071 RLR(1964) is 9.5m below BM29
=========================== BENCHMARK INFORMATION UPDATE ADDED 12-JUL-93 :
Key West 940/071 RLR(1964) is 9.5m below BM29
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 12-JUL-94 :
For a description of Key West data dating back to 1846, see
MAUL, G.A. & MARTIN, D.M. 1993, Sea level rise at Key West,
Florida, 1846-1992: America's longest instrument record?
Geophysical Research Letters, 20(18), 1955-1958.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 27-Jul-2011 :
Data is downloaded directly from the NOAA website. Datum information also
downloaded. The NOAA Primary Benchmark is 4580 E 1998 3.116m above TGZ.

Data Authority

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