Male-A (Maldives) Site History

History Summary

Station Male-A
Country Republic of Maldives
Latitude 04° 11.0' N
Longitude 073° 31.0' E
GLOSS No 028
Time Reference GMT (hours 00-23)
Contributor Lanka Hydraulic Institute Ltd.
Ministry of Public Works and Labour
Male, Republic of Maldives
Instrument type OTT
Site of guage  
Observational periods 1988-1989

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


This gauge was installed for a one-year project. The data are of good quality. The gauge was located very near Male-C.

Year CI(%) Missing Data Replaced Gaps or Bad Data Questionable Fluctuations
1988 84 none none 108,192-193,243,258- 259,261,290,313,353
1989 41 none none 91,124-129,140-144