SWANSEA

Station Information

Station ID: 967
Latitude: 51.616667
Longitude: -3.916667
Coastline code: 170
Station code: 178
Country: UNITED KINGDOM
Time span of data: 1960 – 1985
Completeness (%): 43
Frequency Code: 24
Date of last update: 25 Oct 1989

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: SWAS
Nearby Real Time Stations from VLIZ: mumb

Station Documentation

Link to RLR information.
=========================== 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/
PRIOR TO 1963 VALUES BASED ON 8 READINGS/DAY.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 11-JUN-91 :
Swansea 170/178 RLR(1961) is 13.1m below TGBM SS 6683 9204
=========================== BENCHMARK INFORMATION UPDATE ADDED 12-JUL-93 :
Swansea 170/178 RLR(1961) is 13.1m below TGBM SS 6683 9204
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 22-SEP-93 :
replaced by Mumbles
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 20-JUL-94 :
Replaced by Mumbles (170/179).
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 21-SEP-94 :
Munro/stilling well installed October 1959

Data Authority

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