MAR DEL PLATA (NAVAL BASE)

Station Information

Station ID: 819
Latitude: -38.033333
Longitude: -57.516667
GLOSS ID: 192
Coastline code: 860
Station code: 101
Country: ARGENTINA
Time span of data: 1957 – 2016
Completeness (%): 95
Frequency Code: 24
Date of last update: 24 May 2017

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: MPLA, MPL2
Nearby Real Time Stations from VLIZ: plat2
Fast Delivery Data from UHSLC station 729: hourly and daily
Research Quality Data from UHSLC station 729: hourly and daily

Station Documentation

Link to RLR information.
NOTICEABLE METEOROLOGICAL INFLUENCES
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 11-JUN-91 :
Mar del Plata(Club) 860/101 RLR(1977) is 11.8m below Repere No 11
=========================== BENCHMARK INFORMATION UPDATE ADDED 12-JUL-93 :
Mar del Plata(Club) 860/101 RLR(1977) is 11.8m below Repere No 11
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 1999Aug20 :
station is equipped with both float gauge and NGWLMS system
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 2001Mar21 :
Acoustic gauge installed 1992, alongside existing float gauge.
Mid 1998 - tide gauge found to be left dry after dredging works.
May 1999 gauge relocated 5km south, within Naval Base.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 2002Jan09 :
Mar del Plata (Club) gauge (38 03 S, 57 33W) moved to
Mar del Plata (Naval Base) (38 02'S, 57 31'W) December
1998 because of beach works. New site levelled into
old benchmark (Repere No.11) and data treated as continuous.

Data Authority

Servicio de Hidrografia Naval
Departmento Oceanografia
Av. Montes de Oca 2124
1271 Buenos Aires
ARGENTINA