LOWESTOFT

Station Information

Station ID: 754
Latitude: 52.473111
Longitude: 1.750111
Coastline code: 170
Station code: 68
Country: UNITED KINGDOM
Time span of data: 1955 – 2015
Completeness (%): 96
Frequency Code: 24
Date of last update: 31 May 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 GNSS Stations from SONEL: LOWE
Nearby Real Time Stations from VLIZ: lowe

Station Documentation

Link to RLR information.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 2001Jan02 :
Recent work on vertical land movements in the UK can be found from the University of Nottingham web site: http://ukcogr.iessg.nottingham.ac.uk/~eosi/
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 11-JUN-91 :
Lowestoft 170/068 RLR(1978) is 9.6m below BM TM5477 9272
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 27-SEP-93 :
August-October 1979 datum suspect
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 20-SEP-94 :
A Lege stilling well gauge was installed in June 1955, replace by Munro and Ott systems in separate wells in May 1970. From February 1985 data have been taken from a potentiometer
attached to the Munro stilling well.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 17-JUL-97 :
1989 - November 1996: possible error in data of 2-3mm November 1996: new gauge installed
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 03-Jul-2014 :
TGI visited the site 04.12.2013 for general maintenance and changed the compressor.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 18-May-2015 :
TGI were at site on 02.05.14 and 23.11.14 for General Maintenance.

Data Authority

British Oceanographic Data Centre
National Oceanography Centre
Joseph Proudman Building, 6 Brownlow Street
Liverpool
L3 5DA
UNITED KINGDOM