Station Information

Station ID: 490
Latitude: 36.12077
Longitude: -5.434973
Coastline code: 220
Station code: 11
Country: SPAIN
Time span of data: 1943 – 2002
Completeness (%): 81
Date of last update: 20 Nov 2006

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: alge, gibr2
Fast Delivery Data from UHSLC station 289: hourly and daily
Research Quality Data from UHSLC station 289: hourly and daily

Station Documentation

Link to RLR information.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 22-Mar-1999
Data for 1992-96 revised
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 25-Apr-2000
Algeciras 220/011 RLR(1996) is 8.5m below BM NGR 15
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 06-Dec-2006
Full dataset 1943-2002 updated after receiving revised values from
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 06-Dec-2006
the IEO. Copies of previous values kept.
Datum of the data confirmed to be 2.30m below benchmark NGR15.
No further data will be available from this exact site as
harbour is being modified.
New tide gauge to be installed.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 19-Jan-2012
New gauge for Algeciras is Algeciras B Lat 36 7.17N Long 5 26.13W. Data
commences November 2006 database id.2117

Data Authority

Instituto Espanol de Oceanografia
Corazon de Maria 8
28002 Madrid