Station Information

Station ID: 486
Latitude: 61.933776
Longitude: 5.11331
Coastline code: 40
Station code: 211
Country: NORWAY
Time span of RLR data: 1943 – 2015
RLR completeness (%): 93
Time span of metric data: 1943 – 2015
Metric completeness (%): 96
Frequency Code: 24
Date of last update: 08 Sep 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.

Additional Data Sources (guide to additional data sources)

Nearby Real Time Stations from VLIZ: malo
Fast Delivery Data from UHSLC station 802: hourly and daily
Research Quality Data from UHSLC station 802: hourly and daily

Station Documentation

Link to RLR information.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 11-JUN-91 :
Maloy 040/211 RLR(1964) is 10.1m below BM No7
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 30-MAR-95 :
Tide gauge network modernised, new equipment installed in 1986
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 28-Jan-2009 :
Following the input of revised data values station made Metric awaiting datum information.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 06-Apr-2009 :
2007/8 mean sea level values entered as Metric only awaiting confirmation of a datum query.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 29-Oct-2009 :
The Norwegian Mapping Authority have revised their datasets. Whole dataset for Maloy now refers to TGBM A29 N26 6.615m above TGZ. A RLR value for 2008 was calculated. Add 5.785 to all data to refer to RLR (2008) RLR (2008) is 12.4m below TGBM A29 N26
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 19-Apr-2010 :
The datapoints for 1959 and 1960 where switched off as there appears to be a datum error for this period. This data does not appear on the Norwegian website.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 05-Sep-2012 :
For information on sea level rise 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 15-Jul-2013 :
The Norwegian authority has now confirmed that the Maloy data for 1959-1960 is missing from their database. They have asked PSMSL not to display this data.

Data Authority

Norwegian Hydrographic Service
Postbox 60
N-4001 Stavanger