Marine Institute

Explanatory Notes

Current active nodes on the Irish National Tide Gauge Network

(update July 2012)

Gauge Location
Gauge Owner(s)
Status

Nework Base Station

(Live 08 2006)

Marine Institute Operational

Galway Port

(Live 03 2007)

Galway Port Company

Marine Institute

Operational

Ballyglass Pier

(Live 04 2008)

Marine Institute Operational

Killybegs Port

(Live 03 2007)

Marine Institute Operational

Árainn Mhór Island

(Live 05 2008)

Donegal County Council

Marine Institute

Operational

Malin Head

(Live 03 2008)

Marine Institute Operational

Howth Harbour

(Live 10 2006)

Fingal County Council

Howth Harbour Office

Marine Institute

Operational

Skerries Harbour

(Live 10 2006)

Fingal County Council

Marine Institute

Operational

Dublin Port (Alexander Basin)

(Live 02 2007)

Dublin City Council

Dublin Port Company

Marine Institute

Operational

River Liffey

(Live 02 2007)

Dublin City Council

Marine Institute

Operational

River Tolka

(Live 07 2010)

Dublin City Council

Marine Institute

Operational

Wexford Town

(Live 04 2007)

Wexford Borough Council

Marine Institute

Operational

Castletownbere (GLOSS)

(Live 12 2006)

Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine Operational

Dunmore East

(Live 04 2012)

Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine

Marine Institute

Operational

 Please Note:

  • Not all stations are currently active on the web site as some engineering works are not yet complete.
  • GLOSS stands for Global Sea level Observing Station.  

Target areas for new stations

We are consulting with all relevant parties far and wide as to where new stations should be and the following is the current list. This is live so please get in touch if you (1) have any thoughts as to why stations should be added / removed and (2) if you wish to open discussions as to how we can get a water level station in place in your locality.

Gauge Location
Longitude
Latitude
Letterfrack 53.55976  -9.99876
Achill Island 53.96374 -10.0990
Clare Island 53.800341 -9.948870
Killary Harbour 53.62054 -9.85992
Tory Island 55.262814 -8.219423
Carrownaff (Lough Foyle) 55.181300 -7.056447
Bray Harbour 53.206143 -6.100199
Wicklow Town 52.981478 -6.034897
Arklow 52.793141 -6.137448
Rosslare Port 52.253731 -6.33182 
Dungarvan 52.08437 -7.11191
Cobh 51.851142 -8.279935
Kinsale 51.701054 -8.51840
Cork City Centre 51.900430 -8.472896
River Lee (Cork City upper) 51.898263 -8.484099
Crosshaven 51.804526 -8.300160
Carigaline 51.813203 -8.392538
Union Hall 51.558864 -9.140062
Dingle Harbour 52.13753 -10.275997
Shannon Foynes 52.586903 -9.358354
Shannon 52.698557  -8.885405
Lahinch 52.930920 -9.346024
Fenit 52.281563 -9.865994