Male-B (Hulule, Maldives) Site History

History Summary

Station Male-B,Hulule
Country Republic of Maldives
Latitude 04° 11.4' N
Longitude 073° 31.6' E
GLOSS No 028
Time Reference GMT (hours 00-23)
Contributor UH Sea Level Center in collaboration with Dept. of Meteorology,
Male, Maldives
Instrument type 1) Metercraft Bubbler (BUB)
2) Handar 436-A, Encoder (ENC),
3) Handar 436-B (ENB); float gauges
Site of gauge  
Observational periods 1989 - 1998

Reference Level

The sea level heights are referred to the zero point assigned to the tide gauge.

Quality Assesment by the UH Sea Level Center

Comment

The daily and monthly means do not reveal any suspicious reference level changes.

The timing is no better than about ±7 minutes.

This station has not been linked via surveys to Male-A, which is on a nearby separate atoll.

Year CI(%) Missing Data Replaced Gaps or Bad Data Questionable Fluctuations
1989 24 249-251,256-283,303-313, none 239-249,252-256,283-288,294-298,313
1990 38 14-129,133-135,164-176,181-191,198-200,207-212,214-216,223-225,227-242,247-309,319-322 none 206-207,217-218,243-247,313-314
1991 88 32-36,46-48,195-198,332-365 none 36-113,231-306
1992 96 1-7,15-18,141-145 none 11-120,200-298
1993 98 203-205,242-243,253-254,271-273,316-318 (16)043-(04)044 (11)057-(05)058 (07)137-(06)138 (11)179-(04)180 (14)213-(07)214 (11)239-(07)240 (16)278-(08)279 (00)323-(23)323 none
1994 79 56-57,84-152,209-214,230-233,238-239 (13)043-(06)044 (10)066-(07)067 (18)070-(09)071 (16)186-(03)187 (11)214-(07)215 none
1995 99 273-274 (00)168-(22)168 (00)194-(22)194 (01)213-(22)213 (00)221-(22)221 none
1996 100 none none none
1997 100 none none none
1998 100 none none none