Station Information

Station ID: 557
Latitude: 15.833333
Longitude: -87.95
Coastline code: 908
Station code: 31
Time span of data: 1948 – 1968
Completeness (%): 100
Date of last update: 01 Jan 1980

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)

Research Quality Data from UHSLC station 780: hourly and daily

Station Documentation

Link to RLR information.

Documentation added 1991-06-11

Puerto Cortes 908/031 RLR(1964) is 8.4m below BM2

Documentation added 1993-07-12

Different trends pre- and post-1960 approximately.

Documentation added 2012-01-26

Station is now historic last data received was for 1968. Although it is still mentioned on the NOAA website there is no longer any supporting benchmark information available. Station has been labelled 'inactive'. Station was previously flagged the station flag has now been removed.

Data Authority

N.O.A.A. / N.O.S.
N/oes33, Ssmc4, Room 6531
1305 East-West Highway
Silver Spring,
MD 20910