HILBRE ISLAND

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

Station Information

Station ID: 940
Latitude: 53.383333
Longitude: -3.216667
Coastline code: 170
Station code: 199
Country: UNITED KINGDOM
Time span of data: 1959 – 1983
Completeness (%): 67
Frequency Code: 24
Date of last update: 20 Feb 1987

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.

Station Documentation

=========================== 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/
1977-1979 BAD SILTATION PROBLEMS -- NOT FOR PUBLICATION
PRIOR TO 1963 VALUES BASED ON 8 READINGS/DAY.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 21-SEP-94 :
Gauge was a Lege stilling well between 1956 and 1974, replaced by
a Lege or Kent 1975-1980. A Munro stilling well gauge was installed
in February 1980.
Hilbre is an historic station last data 1983

Data Authority

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