OULU / ULEABORG

Station Information

Station ID: 79
Latitude: 65.040317
Longitude: 25.418233
Coastline code: 60
Station code: 11
Country: FINLAND
Time span of data: 1889 – 2014
Completeness (%): 96
Frequency Code: 24
Date of last update: 06 Oct 2015

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 2002Sep24 :
A description of the sea level network in Finland can be found
in 'Operational Oceanography: Implementation at the European
and Regional scales. 2002 (pp.129-137)'.
1889-1921 VALUES BASED ON 1 READING PER DAY
1922-1970 VALUES BASED ON 6 READINGS PER DAY
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 11-JUN-91 :
Oulu/Uleaborg 060/011 RLR(1964) is 9.7m below BM116
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 21-JUL-98 :
21 July 1998: RLR redefined following review of data revisions
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 09-Jan-2012 :
Levelling information recently supplied by the Finnish Meteorological Institute
confirms that the Primary benchmark remains 116 4.231m above the datum for 1913
onwards. This also brought attention to a previous error in the documentation.
The relationship between BM 116 and RLR was quoted as being 9.5m when infact it
should be 9.7m.

Data Authority

Finnish Meteorological Institute
Marine Research, Waves and Sea Level
Erik Palenin aukio 1
P.O. Box 503
FI - 00101 Helsinki
FINLAND