BELFAST

Station Information

Station ID: 861
Latitude: 54.6
Longitude: -5.916667
Coastline code: 170
Station code: 271
Country: UNITED KINGDOM
Time span of data: 1957 – 1979
Completeness (%): 64
Date of last update: 01 Jan 1980

Green Arrow: Current Station
Yellow Marker: Neighbouring RLR Station
Red Marker: Neighbouring Metric 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: BELF

Station Documentation

Link to RLR information.

Documentation added 1991-06-11

Belfast 170/271 RLR(1964) is 9.9m below BM(33435W, 37496N)

Documentation added 1993-07-12

Belfast 170/271 RLR(1964) is 9.9m below BM(33435W, 37496N)

Documentation added 1994-09-21

Lege gauge until 13 December 1985
Valeport gauge 13 December 1985 onwards

Documentation added 2001-01-02

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/
LOCAL GROUND CONDITIONS UNSTABLE

Data Authority

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