Station Information

Station ID: 562
Latitude: 67.28829
Longitude: 14.390813
Coastline code: 40
Station code: 101
Country: NORWAY
Time span of data: 1949 – 2023
Completeness (%): 88
Date of last update: 18 Jan 2024

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 Real Time Stations from VLIZ: bodo

Station Documentation

Link to RLR information.

Documentation added 1991-06-11

Bodo 040/101 RLR(1964) is 10.6m below BM K13 N31

Documentation added 1995-03-30

Tide gauge network modernised, new equipment installed in 1989

Documentation added 2009-01-28

Following the input of revised data values station made Metric awaiting datum information.

Documentation added 2009-04-06

2007/8 mean sea level values entered as Metric only awaiting confirmation of a datum query.

Documentation added 2009-10-29

From the Norwegian Mapping Authoriy website it is obvious that they have revised their datasets. RLR (2008) was calculated for Bodo giving a value of 5.149m this was applied to the whole dataset. RLR (2008) is 30.2m below TGBM K13 N47. Data now looks OK although confirmation required from the Norwegian Mapping Authority. Data point for May 1970 has been 'switched off' as it is a spike. Data for this month does not appear on the Norwegian website.

Documentation added 2012-09-05

For information on sea level change along the Norwegian coast see paper "Contributions to sea level variability along the Norwegian coast for 1960-2010" by K. Richter, J.E.O. Nilsen and H. Drange.

Documentation added 2018-01-25

Monthly mean values for 1989 for November and December have been updated using revised values from the Norwegian Mapping Authority.

Data Authority

Norwegian Mapping Authority
Hydrographic Service
Po. Box 60
4001 Stavanger