GLOSS Station Handbook

GLOSS Station Handbook – Stockholm

The GLOSS Station Handbook is currently being re-designed and upgraded.

Until a new version is available, the tide gauge station list below from the last version of the Handbook provides links to further details about each tide gauge in the GLOSS Core Network. Click the GLOSS number buttons to view the information. Click column headings to sort the table.


Station information

Gloss number341
Station nameStockholm
Time zoneGMT +2hrs
Latitude (+ve N)59.31666
Longitude (+ve E)18.08333
Observation periodsTime span of data 1889-2010 (psmsl)
Authority responsible for tide gaugeSwedish Met. And Hyd. Institute, Box 923, S601 76 Norrkoping, SWEDEN
Data acquisition rateSampling rate every 7 min
By 2005 a new data logger (Vaisala MAWS) was installed and near real time data is more readily delivered.
Fast delivery data at UHSLCData 826 File format
High frequency data at UHSLCDocument 826a
Data held at national organisationYes
Additional parameters (real-time)None
Benchmark relationshipsRLR ( 1964) is 9.9 m below BM No. M.
For data 1889-1936 add 10.414m to all values to refer to RLR (1964)
For data 1937-2008 add 5.005 m to all values to refer to RLR (1964)
For data 2009- substract 0.1 m from all values to refer to RLR (1964)
Data at PSMSL
Annual MSL (RLR) dataRLR 78
Annual MSL (RLR) plot
PSMSL code78
Additional information
Other relevant informationIn 1992 CGPS were installed of types A and B. A: denotes complete station (EUREF reference stations with antennas placed on solid bed rock) and B: simplified station (mounted on buildings).
The distance between CGPS antenna and tide gauge is A: 15.3 km and B: 3.4 km
Last updated18 August 2011