Vardo (Norway) Site History

History Summary

Station name Vardo
Country Norway
Latitude 70° 20.0' N
Longitude 031° 06.0' E
GLOSS No. 323
Contributor Statens Kartverk Sjokartverket (Norwegian Hydrographic Service)
Instrument Type 11.09.1947 : Data from this date are available in the NHS database
01.11.1989 : Scan-Matic gauge installed
09.10.2000 : Sutron gauge installed
Site of gauge The tide gauge is located on Damskipskaia in downtown Vardo
Observational Periods Gauge operational: 1947 - present
Data available: 1947 - 2003

Reference Level

All heights have been referred to the station Tide Gauge Zero which is linked to fixed bench marks.

Benchmark Relationships

Benchmark Description Height relative to TGBM (m)
TGBM O3 N18 0
Auxiliary BM O3 N20 3.456 above
Auxiliary BM O3 N21 0.036 above
Auxiliary BM O3 N19 0.626 above (not accessible since 1996)
Normalnull 1954   0.921 below
TGZ   3.921 below

Quality Assessment

Comments

The daily or monthly means do not reveal any obvious reference level shifts.

Year CI (%) QI (%) Missing Data Bad Data
1947 26 100 001-253,289-291,301-304,337-338,353-365 None
1948 89 93 001,086-087,102-104,145-147,149-150,160-161,164-167,174-179,181-183,206-207,237-241,265-267,273-278,302-303,305-311,312-315,335-336 020-033,064,127-133,184,273,336-339
1949 81 90 007-008,011-014,086-087,095-096,108-110,115-121,152-155,167-168,171-172,181-182,216-218,235-237,238-240,242-244,264-266,268-274,275-278,281-289,294-303,304-305,309-310,320-324,331-332,350-355 028-032,034-037,042-050,222,227-232,250-259,339-344
1950 92 87 001-002,010-011,016-018,019-021,022-023,024-031,035-036,064-065,080-082,090-091,146-148,237-239,278-281,342-344,359-360,364-365 041-051,094-116,120-125,165-173,225-227,334
1951 65 92 001-003,006-012,020-023,031-032,066-068,106-212,221-222,246-247,250-254,334-335 076-080,090-097,102-106,317-322,327-329,347-353
1952 70 93 024-027,057-059,091-190,218-219,305-307,344-345 032-034,078-079,085-088,192-195,219-223,227-232,245-254
1953 76 91 011-013,017-018,019-020,042-047,058-059,134-136,144-145,149-154,208-212,231-294,301-303,360-361 090-091,159-171,195-199,202-216,224,229
1954 82 97 085-086,120-181,292-294 001,085,115,118-119,211,285,302-306,322
1955 63 96 018-019,032-033,039-041,055-056,084-085,118-119,120-243,248-250,287-288,301-303,333-334 061-065,085-089,246-253
1956 82 100 031-033,045-047,054-061,152-190,247-248,263-268,271-280,341-342,365 None
1957 90 93 001-004,018-021,051-052,096-097,127-129,179-181,190-191,203-205,216-219,224-225,238-240,262-263,264-268,293-295,313-316,319-320,343-345,352-354 046-051,074-078,149-152,209-214,240-243,355-360
1958 91 96 013-014,017-026,031-033,035-041,051-053,063-065,096-098,147-149,154-155,245-246,261-262,288-291,344-346 026-029,203-205,229-233,257-261,299-301,365
1959 75 98 020-027,028-029,037-044,046-048,059-090,094-101,108-116,124-132,175-176,261-264,272-274,275-281,289-291,305-311,332-333 118-121,193-195,241-243
1960 93 91 005-007,074-075,087-094,189-190,201-203,205-213,251-252,264-266,350-353 013-016,184-187,218-223,245-251,273-275,280-283,296-298,303-306,311-313,343-346
1961 87 90 016-021,064-065,067-069,077-078,185-191,212-216,241-242,243-244,246-248,256-257,273-274,284-286,313-314,323-327,340-343,345-349,350-351,353-361 059-060,128-131,181-185,195-199,205-212,224-231,322-331
1962 96 99 008-011,066-069,083-084,086-088,097-098,257-260,342-344 013-016,260-262
1963 77 99 013-014,054-056,057-059,074-076,088-091,150-151,166-167,187-192,210-213,229-231,257-312,326-328,333-335,353-355,357-358 139-141
1964 86 97 049-050,088-089,127-128,138-139,141-143,147-182,183-184,220-221,266-268,296-301,306-307,337-338 085-088,219-226
1965 82 92 030-032,063-066,075-080,092-095,101-147,213-214,239-240,265-266,331-333,350-351 154-159,212-216,226-230,237-243,252-259,267-270
1966 15 100 055-365 None
1983 1 100 001-365 None
1984 98 86 045-050,204-205,364-366 077,107-120,207-219,229-233,239,241-248,255-260,269-276
1985 92 88 001-002,179-185,266-275,313-327 014-017,058,185-194,196-209,230-236,243-247,260-266,288-290,292
1986 96 95 082-089,334-340,365 138-140,172-175,208-211,229-231,248-256,292-294
1987 91 95 001-033 165-168,191-198,238-244,265-268,307
1988 90 85 297-335 003-004,077-085,108-113,213-219,227-245,266-278,295-297,357-359
1989 85 98 144-151,190-204,273-305,309-310,341-342,349-350 122,232-235,259-264
1990 77 100 029-030,051-052,106-107,134-135,158-159,161-162,175-176,181-182,194-198,200-268,276-277,291-292,303-304 None
1991 97 100 059-060,065-066,070,079-080,164-168,178-179,254-255,273-274,318-319 None
1992 97 100 128-129,142-143,244-245,279-280,280-281,303-304,307-308,319-320,323-324,329-330,335-336 None
1993 96 99 032-033,037-038,060-061,085-090,103-104,119-123 118-119
1994 97 100 113-117,153-159,199-200,241-242 None
1995 96 100 072-075,114-117,177-186 None
1996 100 100 None None
1997 90 100 180-210,240-248 None
1998 95 100 207-217,223-225,259-261,263-265,329-331 None
1999 99 100 001-003 None
2000 100 96 None 350-366
2001 100 25 None 001-014,018-024,029-284
2002 99 100 062-063 None
2003 100 100 None None