Salalah (Oman) Site History

History Summary

Station Name Salalah
Country Oman
Latitude 16° 56.1' N
Longitude 054° 00.4' E
GLOSS No. 004
Time Reference GMT (hours 00-23)
Contributor UH Sea Level Center
in collaboration with
Director of Meteorology CIVAIR,
Muscat, Oman
Instrument Type 1) Fischer and Porter Analog-to-Digital Recorder (ADR) model 1551
2) Handar Encoder (ENC)
Site of Gauge  
Observational Period 1989-1998

Reference Level

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

Tide Gauge Benchmark (TGBM) Description

Consult benchmark on end of jetty 3.906m above Mean Sea Level

Auxiliary Benchmarks

Quality Assessment by the UH Sea Level Center

Comment

The daily and monthly values do not reveal any obvious reference level shifts or trends.

Year CI(%) Missing Data Replaced Gaps or Bad Data Questionable Fluctuations
1989 25 none none none
1990 75 11-13,85-87,163-167,171-210,222-232,235-240,334-365 (07)213-(06)214 none
1991 55 1-31,60-181,213,225 none none
1992 100 none none none
1993 100 none none none
1994 100 none (11)120-(22)120 (07)348-(21)348 none
1995 99 91-93,163-165 (00)102-(21)102 none
1996 100 none none none
1997 100 none none none
1998 100 none none none