data for 1990-93 replaced with revised values received from authority 41
Documentation added 2006-10-25
Full dataset 1962-2005 has been updated using revised values as supplied by the Portugese Hydrographic Institute in their 2004/5 report.RLR has been recalculated using RLR year 2005. RLR factor is 5.382m and RLR (2005) is 9.6m below TGBM MHIA 1936
Documentation added 2009-01-28
Treat data 1963-1965 as suspect.
Documentation added 2010-05-20
Due to harbour contruction works this tide gauge at Funchal is giving bad quality data and will soon be defunct. A replacement gauge has been in operation since the end of 2003. This has been named Funchal II
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