Station Information

Station ID: 118
Latitude: 55.7
Longitude: 21.133333
Coastline code: 84
Station code: 161
Time span of data: 1898 – 2018
Completeness (%): 92
Link to ellipsoid: Available
Date of last update: 23 Jul 2019

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: KLPD

Station Documentation

Link to RLR information.

Documentation added 1991-06-11

Klaipeda 080/161 RLR(1938) is 10.0m below BM1000

Documentation added 1994-07-11

This station is in Lithuania (old name Memel - see 080/171)

Documentation added 2009-03-16

Previously held data for station Klaipeda was just 1937-1938. This data updated using data supplied 1898-2008 some gaps in the data.

Documentation added 2009-03-16

Gap in data 1940-1949. Datum of the full dataset is Normaal Amsterdams Peils (NAP).

Documentation added 2016-01-22

We removed the initial line of the documentation stating "1937 READINGS BASED ON VALUES OF HIGH AND LOW WATERS". As the documentation from 16-Mar-2009 states, this data had been replaced with MSL data.

Data Authority

Geodetic Institute
Vilnius Gediminas Technical University
Sauletekio Al. 11
LT-2040 Vilnius