Station Information

Station ID: 2056
Latitude: 36.83002
Longitude: -2.47835
Coastline code: 220
Station code: 44
Country: SPAIN
Time span of data: 2006 – 2022
Completeness (%): 96
Link to ellipsoid: Available
Date of last update: 11 Jul 2023

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: ALM1, ALME
Nearby Real Time Stations from VLIZ: alme, alme2

Station Documentation

Link to RLR information.

Documentation added 2011-01-24

Almeria 2 is a new station and is part of the newly established REDMAR network.
Gauge is a MIROS radar sensor. Benchmark is MAREOG 3.990m relative to REDMAR datum
3.760m relative to IGN. Station made RLR. RLR year 2006 factor 6.710m.
Datum changed by 13.2cm Oct.2011. Supplied data has been adjusted whole dataset re-loaded.
See paper by 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 have been revised from 36.830000 -2.478333 as derived from the previously supplied degrees and minutes value to 36.83002 -2.47835 the site of the new 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.