Station Information

Station ID: 958
Latitude: 43.397598
Longitude: 3.69911
Coastline code: 230
Station code: 21
Country: FRANCE
Time span of RLR data: 1992 – 2023
RLR completeness (%): 86
Time span of metric data: 1960 – 2023
Metric completeness (%): 49
Date of last update: 30 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 GNSS Stations from SONEL: SETE
Nearby Real Time Stations from VLIZ: sete, sete2

Station Documentation

Link to RLR information.

Documentation added 2000-10-17

Data now supplied by Service Hydrographique et Ocean. de la Marine, Brest.

Documentation added 2000-10-19

Sete RLR(2000) is 8.775m below BM MC-J3-K3-46.

Documentation added 2012-04-04

Previous primary benchmark MC-J3-K3-46 was destroyed in 2004. New Primary benchmark is M.EM3-39 6.422m above Zero Hydrographique and 6.125m above IGN 69.

Documentation added 2014-10-02

Using data from SONEL the latitude and longitude for Sete has been updated. The data downloaded from SONEL contained many additional data points particularly for the 1990's. Because of this the whole dataset has been reloaded onto the database.

Documentation added 2016-06-22

While entering the 2015 data to the dataset it was noted that data points for November-December 2011 had been revised.

Data Authority

13 rue de Chatelier
29200 BREST