Station Information

Station ID: 2049
Latitude: 27.84691
Longitude: -15.40146
Coastline code: 370
Station code: 48
Country: SPAIN
Time span of data: 2003 – 2011
Completeness (%): 95
Date of last update: 24 Jan 2013

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: AGUI

Station Documentation

Link to RLR information.

Documentation added 2011-01-24

Arinaga is a new station on the island of Gran Canaria first data 2003.
Gauge is a MIROS radar sensor and forms part of the newly established REDMAR Spanish network.
Although data has previously been supplied latitude and
longitude have only just been confirmed. Benchmark is ZN20 5.550m relative to
REDMAR datum. Station has now been made RLR. RLR year 2004 factor 5.250m.
See paper B. Perez et al 'Overlapping sea level time series measured using
different technologies: an example from the REDMAR Spanish network'.

Documentation added 2014-04-29

At the request of Puertos del Estado the latitude and longitude has been revised from 27.850000 -15.400000 derived from the previuosly supplied degrees and minutes value to 27.84691 -15.40146 which is the site of the MIROS gauge in decimal degrees.

Data Authority

Puertos del Estado
Área de Conocimiento y Análisis del Medio Físico
Avda. Del Partenón, 10
28042, Madrid

Documentation added 2001-03-06

The Area de Conocimiento y Analisis del Medio Fisico was
formerly known as the Departamento de Clima Maritimo.