Station Information

Station ID: 80
Latitude: 55.460833
Longitude: 8.441111
Coastline code: 130
Station code: 121
Country: DENMARK
Time span of data: 1889 – 2017
Completeness (%): 99
Date of last update: 27 Nov 2018

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: ESBC, ESH5, ESBH

Station Documentation

Link to RLR information.

Documentation added 1991-06-11

Esbjerg 130/121 RLR(1964) is 22.0m below BMGM879

Documentation added 1992-04-30

New installation February 1991

Documentation added 1993-07-29

Anomalously low value February 1947 - correct as received from authority.

Documentation added 2008-02-11

Previously held data for 2000-2002 revised using values supplied by DMI. Data for 2003-2006 also supplied.

Documentation added 2010-05-20

Data values for 1991 were replaced by revised data values supplied by DMI.Previous values printed off and held in file.See letter of 16th March 2010.

Documentation added 2012-10-03

Information from DMI confirms Primary benchmark remains G.M. 879 15.088m above TGZ.

Documentation added 2013-09-11

The PSMSL has received a copy of Technical Report 13-15 'Sea Level data 1889-2012 from 14 stations in Denmark Mean, maximum and minimum values calculated on monthly and yearly basis including plots of mean values' from DMI. As a result of the exercise the full dataset for Esbjerg has been revised. The revised data values have been loaded onto the database.

Documentation added 2018-11-28

Following the receipt of the DMI Report 18-16 supplied with data spanning 1889-2017 from 14 Danish stations the data for 2010-2012 has been revised due to a few erroneous values and new updated levellings.

Data Authority

Det Danske Meteorologiske Institut
Observation Department, Operations Division
Lyngbyvej 100
DK-2100 Kobenhavn