Tarawa-B (Gilbert Islands) Site History
|Country||Republic of Kiribati|
|Latitude||01° 19.9' N|
|Longitude||173° 00.8' E|
|Time Reference||GMT (hours 00-23)|
|Contributor||UH Sea Level Center|
|Instrument Type||1. (primary,1983-present) Leupold and Stevens Analog-to-Digital Recorder (ADR)
2. (backup,1983-present) Handar Encoder (ENC)
3. (backup,1983-present) University of Hawaii Pressure Transducer (PRS)
|Site of Gauge|
|Observational periods||1983 - 1988|
All heights have been referred to the station tide staff zero which is linked to fixed bench marks.
Quality Assessment by the UH Sea Level Centre
Noisy residuals during spring tides of 1986-1988 are due to silting in the stilling well around the time of lowest low water levels. The daily and monthly means reveal no apparent changes in the reference level. Station discontinued in May 1988.
|Year||CI(%)||Missing Data||Replaced Gaps or Bad Data||Questionable Fluctuations|