BARENTSBURG

Station Information

Station ID: 541
Latitude: 78.066667
Longitude: 14.25
GLOSS ID: 231
Coastline code: 25
Station code: 1
Country: SVALBARD AND JAN MAYEN
Time span of data: 1948 – 2014
Completeness (%): 93
Frequency Code: 24
Date of last update: 26 Jan 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 11-JUN-91 :
Barentsburg 025/001 RLR(1972) is 12.9m below BM
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 17-JUN-93 :
July-December 1979 for Barentsburg are anomalously high.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 13-OCT-97 :
1979 data revised
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 1999Aug19 :
Confirmation received that the gauge has been completely destroyed and is impossible to repair
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 2002May21 :
Barentzburg - gauge apparently functioning again. Gap Nov.1998-June 1999 only.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 28-Nov-2006 :
Post 1995 data looks suspect
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 27-Oct-2010 :
The Primary benchmark 1948-1978 was BM Principle. For 1979 onwards the Primary benchmark becomes BM No. 2.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 26-Jan-2016 :
2014 data values for Barentburg were received in October 2015. Slightly revised values for 2014 were supplied 26.01.16 these have been entered onto the database.

Data Authority

World Data Center B1
6 Korolev Str
Obninsk
Kaluga Reg. 249020
RUSSIAN FEDERATION