Station Information

Station ID: 42
Latitude: 44.616667
Longitude: 33.533333
Coastline code: 298
Station code: 41
Country: UKRAINE
Time span of RLR data: 1910 – 1994
RLR completeness (%): 97
Time span of metric data: 1875 – 1994
Metric completeness (%): 94
Date of last update: 03 Feb 1998

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 1998-01-29

1875-1910: no correct bench mark in Sevastopol and data was corrected
(not interpolated) using data from Odessa station.
November-December 1941:data reconstructed usingthe equations of connection
of sea level movement in Sevastopol and other stations (mainly Poti and
Since 1959 data have been from a float gauge, prior to 1959 data were from
a Visual Level Staff

Documentation added 1998-02-03

readings from Visual Level Staff were based on 3 or 4 observations per day
Sevastopol is an historic station last data 1994

Documentation added 1999-03-10

For a discussion on sea level trends in the Ukraine and other
Black Sea coasts, see Variations of the Black Sea Level by
S.G.Boguslavsky et al., Physical Oceanography, 9(3), 199-208,

Data Authority

Marine Hydrophysical Division
Ukrainian National Academy of Science
2 Kapitanskaya Str
335000 Sevastapol