Station Information

Station ID: 1878
Latitude: 50.714333
Longitude: -1.874861
Coastline code: 170
Station code: 146
Time span of data: 1996 – 2013
Completeness (%): 96
Date of last update: 02 Jul 2014

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: POOL
Nearby Real Time Stations from VLIZ: bour

Station Documentation

Link to RLR information.

Documentation added 2000-04-25

Bournemouth 170/146 RLR(1997) is 11.4m below BM Aux 1

Documentation added 2001-01-02

Recent work on vertical land movements in the UK can be found from
the University of Nottingham web site:

Documentation added 2014-07-02

The steelwork at the gauge was damaged in a storm on 29.10.13. The refurbishment is awaiting divers to survey the damage and measure for new steelwork.

Documentation added 2015-05-06

There is no data for Bournemouth during 2014. However TGI were at site 28.07.14 for levelling and establishing a benchmark on the pier. A Vega radar gauge was installed on 03.09.14. TGI were also at site 05.11.14 problems are likely to remain until January 2015.

Data Authority

Horizon House
Deanery Road