ARRECIFE 2

Station Information

Station ID: 2066
Latitude: 28.97188
Longitude: -13.53006
Coastline code: 370
Station code: 10
Country: SPAIN
Time span of data: 2008 – 2016
Completeness (%): 95
Date of last update: 20 Sep 2017

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.

Additional Data Sources (guide to additional data sources)

Nearby Real Time Stations from VLIZ: arre
Research Quality Data from UHSLC station 205: hourly and daily

Station Documentation

Link to RLR information.

Documentation added 2011-01-24

Arrecife 2 is on the island of Lanzarote in the Canaries. It is a new station first data
2008 and forms part of the newly established REDMAR network. Gauge is a MIROS radar sensor
initially some hardware problems (de-lamination) were experieced these have been taken into
account in the supplied data.Benchmark NG A.B. is 4.330m relative to the REDMAR datum and
2.617m relative to IGN. See paper by B. Perez et al 'Overlapping sea level time series measured
using different technologies: an example from the REDMAR Spanish network'.

Documentation added 2014-04-29

At the request of Puertos del Estado the latitude and longitude have been revised from 28.966667 -13.530000 derived from the previously supplied degrees and minutes value to 28.97188 -13.53006 which is the position of the new MIROS gauge in decimal degrees.

Data Authority

Puertos del Estado
Area de Conocimiento y Analisis del Medio Fisico
Avda. del Partenon, 10
28042 Madrid

Documentation added 2001-03-06

The Area de Conocimiento y Analisis del Medio Fisico was
formerly known as the Departamento de Clima Maritimo.