Station Information

Station ID: 202
Latitude: 50.103
Longitude: -5.542833
Coastline code: 170
Station code: 161
Time span of data: 1915 – 2016
Completeness (%): 98
Frequency Code: 24
Link to ellipsoid: Available
Date of last update: 28 Jun 2017

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: NEWL
Nearby Real Time Stations from VLIZ: newl2
Fast Delivery Data from UHSLC station 294: hourly and daily
Research Quality Data from UHSLC station 294: hourly and daily

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 11-JUN-91 :
Newlyn 170/161 RLR(1964) is 11.7m below TGBM SW4676 2855
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 21-JUL-94 :
Newlyn had a stilling well gauge operated by the Ordnance Survey until 1981. In 1981 an Aanderaa presure system gauge was installed,replaced in September 1983 by an "A Class" bubbler.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 21-SEP-94 :
Data processed by Ordnance Survey until 1981
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 03-Jul-2014 :
TGI visited the site on 22.10.2013. During processing the data for November was found to be ~40mm high.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 18-May-2015 :
There were problems with loss of pressure at the end of February and September 2014. TGI were at site 30.09.14 their report indicates that the gauge needs to be totally re-furbished.

Data Authority

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