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Tide-gauge station Bakar

Tide-gauge station Bakar is located on the site of the Custom Office in Bakar. The station has been at the same location since December 1929 and has been continuously recording the sea level since 1949. The station is operated by the Geophysical Department of the Faculty of Science at the University of Zagreb.

The Bakar Bay.


The building in Bakar where the float-type instruments are installed above the stilling well.


The wooden housing above the well where the float-type sensors are installed (OTT, analogue and digital).
Analogue tide gauge in Bakar (German manufacturer OTT).


Radar tide gauge (OTT Kalesto), installed in the open air ~300 m south-east of the main instrument (analogue float). The sensor is installed in L-position.