GLOSS Station Handbook

Station information sheet

General                                  
GLOSS number329
Station name

Palmeira

CountryCape Verde Islands
Time zone015W (GMT - 1 hr)
Latitude (+ve N)16.755
Longitude (+ve E)-22.98333
Observation period(s)2000-2001
Responsible countryPortugal
Authority responsible
for tide gauge
Dept. of Oceanography University of Hawaii 1000 Pope Rd. MSB 317 Honolulu, Hawaii 96822
OperationalYes
Instrumentation 
FloatNo
PressureNo
BubblerNo
AcousticYes
RadarNo
Data
Digital dataYes
Data acquisition ratesix-minute (each sampling is three-minute average)
Fast delivery data at UHSLCDownload h235.dat from UHSLC   Format documentation for UHSLC data
High frequency data at BODCDownload w9106.zip from BODC   View Palmeira site history  
High frequency data at UHSLCDownload h235a.zip from UHSLC   Download documentation qa235a.dmt from UHSLC   Format documentation for UHSLC data
Real-time data availableYes
Real-time data transmitted
to GLOSS Fast Centre
Real-time data plots from UHSLC
Data at PSMSL 
Annual MSL (RLR) dataYes (Monthly metric data only available)
PSMSL code1914
Other relevant codesUHSLC 235A
Additional information 
Last updated2005-02-16

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)

 

Permanent Service for Mean Sea Level (PSMSL) Global Sea Level Observing System (GLOSS) Station Handbook Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC)