GLOSS Station Handbook

Station information sheet

General                                  
GLOSS number1
Station name

Suez (Port Taufig)

CountryEgypt
Time zone030E, GMT + 2hrs
Latitude (+ve N)29.93333
Longitude (+ve E)32.56666
OceanRed Sea
Observation period(s)1980-1986
Responsible countryEgypt
Authority responsible
for tide gauge
Suez Canal Research Center, Suez Canal Authority, Ismailia, Egypt
GLOSS contactEgypt
Committed to GLOSSYes
OperationalNo
Instrumentation 
FloatYes
PressureNo
BubblerNo
AcousticNo
RadarNo
Data
Real-time data availableNo
Data at PSMSL 
Annual MSL (RLR) dataYes (Monthly metric data only available)
PSMSL code268
Additional information 
Last updated2012-10-25

Related BODC pages

Sea level portal      World Ocean Circulation Experiment (WOCE) — Sea  level
UK Tide Gauge Network     Climate Variability and Predictability (CLIVAR)
GLOSS project page  

 

Related external links

Global Sea Level Observing System (GLOSS)     Permanent Service for Mean Sea Level (PSMSL)
University of Hawai`i Sea Level Centre (UHSLC)  World Ocean Circulation Experiment (WOCE)

 

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