MARIEL BOCA

Station Information

Station ID: 2286
Latitude: 23.020833
Longitude: -82.755833
Coastline code: 930
Station code: 23
Country: CUBA
Time span of data: 2012 – 2020
Completeness (%): 56
Date of last update: 24 Sep 2021

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 2016-02-25

Mariel Boca is a newly supplied Cuban station. Using information supplied by the Cuban National Tidal Service Mariel Boca has been made RLR. Primary benchmark is TGBM ICH-256 3.404m above the Tide Gauge Zero (TGZ) and 2.764m above the Geodesic National Datum (GND).

Documentation added 2016-06-29

Using recent information supplied by Cuba the tide gauge sensors are from 1999 a float recording hourly and from 2013 a pressure sensor with 6 minute frequency.

Documentation added 2018-03-20

The PSMSL has been notified that the tide gauge at Mariel is currently out of service

Documentation added 2021-09-24

The Mariel station was destroyed by a local storm in 2016. The dock where the tide gauge was located was seriously damaged. The station was reinstalled in 2019 to a nearby dock.

Data Authority

Cuban National Tidal Service
Calle 4 No. 304, E/3 Y 3-a
Playa
Cuidad Habana