Station Information

Station ID: 190
Latitude: 56.00593
Longitude: -2.51688
Coastline code: 170
Station code: 41
Time span of RLR data: 1913 – 1950
RLR completeness (%): 99
Time span of metric data: 1913 – 1973
Metric completeness (%): 63
Frequency Code: 24
Date of last update: 01 Jan 1980

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 2001Jan02 :
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/
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 11-JUN-91 :
Dunbar 170/041 RLR(1950) is 9.3m below BM NT6786 7934
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 20-JUL-94 :
Gauge was maintained and data were processed by the Ordnance Survey.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 22-JUL-97 :
1913-51: a Carey-Porter gauge functioned continuously
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 01-SEP-97 :
Recording was terminated in 1951 due to increasing siltation.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 20-Mar-2012 :
There is a years worth of 'METRIC' data for Jan-Dec 1973. This is the record from a bubbler gauge installed by Doug Leighton and David Pugh in September 1972 and maintained throughout 1973.
Dunbar is an historic station last data 1950

Data Authority

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