POTI

Station Information

Station ID: 41
Latitude: 42.166667
Longitude: 41.683333
Coastline code: 305
Station code: 21
Country: GEORGIA
Time span of data: 1874 – 2015
Completeness (%): 94
Frequency Code: 2
Date of last update: 21 Jun 2016

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 1999Mar10 :
For a discussion on sea level trends along Black Sea coasts
see Variations of the Black Sea Level by S.G.Boguslavsky et al.,
Physical Oceanography, 9(3), 199-208, 1998.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 10-SEP-93 :
1874-1990 FCODE= 3 OR 4; 1924,1926-43, 1949-72 type of bubbler gauge
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 06-NOV-97 :
Since 1973 observations from an unspecified tide gauge
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 10-DEC-97 :
3 or 4 observations per day are made in days with heavy winds and storms
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 1999Mar10 :
See also comments under Bourgas (code 295/021).
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 2001Jul31 :
Poti coast subsiding by ~.0056m/yr (letter 20th July 2001).

Data Authority

Department of Oceanology and Meteorology
Tbilisi State University
Chavchavadze Prospect 1
Tbilisi 38008
GEORGIA