Mawson (Australia) Site History

History Summary

Station Name Mawson
Country Australia
Latitude 67° 36.0' S
Longitude 062° 53.0' E
GLOSS No. 22
Time Reference GMT (00-23 hours)
Contributor (1992-1999)
Southern Ocean Sea Level Centre
National Tidal Facility
Flinders University of South Australia
GPO Box 2100
Adelaide, SA 5001
Instrument Type Bottom mounted pressure gauge.
Site of Gauge  
Observational Periods 1956,1986-1987,05 March 1992 - 24 April 1997

Reference Level

Datum of the pressure measurements is maintained from one download to the next.

Quality Assessment

Comment

The data is of good quality and revealed no apparent reference level shifts. Only extreme fluctuations are listed below.

Year CI(%) Missing Data Replaced Gaps or Bad Data Questionable Fluctuations
1992 73 1-64,130-366 none none
1993 78 1-80 none none
1994 100 none none none
1995 100 none none none
1996 100 none none none
1997 100 none none none
1998 99 224-226 none none
1999 100 none none none