NARVIK

Station Information

Station ID: 312
Latitude: 68.428286
Longitude: 17.425759
Coastline code: 40
Station code: 81
Country: NORWAY
Time span of data: 1928 – 2014
Completeness (%): 89
Frequency Code: 24
Date of last update: 10 Nov 2015

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 11-JUN-91 :
Narvik 040/081 RLR(1964) is 13.5m below BMN9N27
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 14-DEC-92 :
UP TO 1986 ACODE=03
=========================== BENCHMARK INFORMATION UPDATE ADDED 12-JUL-93 :
Narvik 040/081 RLR(1964) is 13.5m below BMN9N27
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 29-JUL-93 :
Values from November 1928 - February 1929 anomalously low (checked to
be correct as received from authority).
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 30-MAR-95 :
tide gauge network modernised, new equipment installed in 1989
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 28-Jan-2009 :
Following the input of revised data values station made
Metric awaiting datum information.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 29-Oct-2009 :
The Norwegian Mapping Authority have revised their datasets.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 29-Oct-2009 :
Whole dataset for Narvik now refers to TGBM N9 N28
8.881m above TGZ. A value for RLR 2008 was calculated.
The RLR factor is now 5.119m add this value to data to refer to RLR (2008).
RLR (2008) is 14.0m below TGBM N9 N28
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 05-Sep-2012 :
For information on sea level change along the Norwegian coast see paper
"Contributions to sea level variability along the Norwegian coast for 1960-2010"
by K. Richter, J.E.O. Nilsen and H. Drange.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 16-Jul-2013 :
Data for 1928/9 had been flagged see comment above. However, taking the whole dataset only Jan/Feb 1929 look suspect.The rest of the flags have been removed.

Data Authority

Norwegian Hydrographic Service
Postbox 60
N-4001 Stavanger
NORWAY