BERGEN

Station Information

Station ID: 58
Latitude: 60.398046
Longitude: 5.320487
Coastline code: 40
Station code: 221
Country: NORWAY
Time span of data: 1915 – 2012
Completeness (%): 95
Frequency Code: 24
Date of last update: 15 Jul 2013

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 :
Bergen 040/221 RLR(1964) is 9.7m below BM B33 N90
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 14-DEC-92 :
UP TO 1986 ACODE=03
=========================== BENCHMARK INFORMATION UPDATE ADDED 12-JUL-93 :
Bergen 040/221 RLR(1964) is 9.7m below BM B33 N90
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 30-MAR-95 :
tide gauge network modernised, new equipment installed in 1988
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 19-Jul-2010 :
The dataset for Bergen has been revised. According to the Norwegian website the
dataset begins 01/01/1915. However PSMSL hold data for 1883-1889 this does not
appear on the Norwegian website.Primary bench mark is B33 N202 at 2.963m above
TGZ. RLR was recalculated using 2008 as the RLR year. The revised RLR factor is
6.937m. RLR (2008) is 9.9m below TGBM B33 N202.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 05-Sep-2012 :
For information on see 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.

Data Authority

Norges Sjokartverk
Lervigsveien 36
Postboks 60
4001 Stavanger
NORWAY