KING EDWARD POINT

WARNING: METRIC STATION
THIS IS NOT RESEARCH QUALITY DATA.
USE WITH EXTREME CAUTION.

Station Information

Station ID: 896
Latitude: -54.283292
Longitude: -36.496756
GLOSS ID: 187
Coastline code: 866
Station code: 1
Country: SOUTH GEORGIA AND THE SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS
Time span of data: 1957 – 2017
Completeness (%): 18
Date of last update: 05 Dec 2017

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: KEPA
Nearby Real Time Stations from VLIZ: kepo

Station Documentation

Documentation added 2014-07-15

The 'Metric' data for the period 1957-1959 was supplied by the UK Hydrographic Office.

Documentation added 2018-11-07

Data from 2008 onward has been supplied by the National Oceanography Centre.

Data Authority

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