Norddeutsches Küsten- und Klimabüro

Global sea level is rising due to climate change. However, it is not rising uniformly everywhere on Earth.

This website focuses on the coasts of Northern Germany, where coastal protection measures have been effective for decades.
However, sea level has risen at the German coasts as well.

The monitor shows how much and how fast the sea level has risen, and if the current rise meets already the IPCC scenarios.

Click here to find out. To the gauges