Pt. La Rue (Seychelles) Site History

History Summary

Station Name Pt. La Rue
Country Seychelles
Latitude 04° 40.3' S
Longitude 055° 31.7' E
GLOSS No. 273
Time Reference GMT (hours 00-23)
Contributor UH Sea Level Center
in collaboration with
Director of Civil Avaition, Seychelles
Instrument Type Float/well, Handar 436-A, Encoder 436-B
Site of Gauge  
Observational Period 1993- present

Reference Level

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

Quality Assessment by the UH Sea Level Center


This site replaces Port Victoria. At present, the series have not been linked together.

Possible reference level shift on 28 th August 1998 of -50 cm.

Year CI(%) Missing Data Replaced Gaps or Bad Data Questionable Fluctuations
1993 97 62-63 none none
1994 100 none none none
1995 99 265-266 none none
1996 100 none none none
1997 88 258-303 none none
1998 94 219-240 034,035 none