Station Information

Station ID: 1002
Latitude: 22.983333
Longitude: 88.4
Coastline code: 500
Station code: 161
Country: INDIA
Time span of data: 1962 – 2006
Completeness (%): 98
Date of last update: 16 Dec 2008

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

Link to RLR information.

Documentation added 1993-03-17

Probable datum shift in mid-1970s in RLR record.

Documentation added 1993-07-12

Tribeni 500/161 RLR(1964) is 10.3m below BM80/1

Documentation added 1994-08-04

For a discussion of interannual variability of sea level along the coasts of Pakistan and India, see Clarke and Liu, Journal of Physical Oceanography, 24, 1224, 1994.

Documentation added 2002-12-06

SMRC Newsletter Jul-Dec 2001 reports high E coast correlation with SOI and MSL. MSL is much higher during La Nina tropical cyclones than during El Nino.

Data Authority

Survey of India
Geodetic and Research Branch
17 E.C. Road
Dehra Dun
PIN 248 001