GLOSS Station Handbook

Station information sheet

General                                  
GLOSS number182
Station name

Acajutla

CountryEl Salvador
Time zone090W, GMT - 6hrs
Latitude (+ve N)13.5833
Longitude (+ve E)-89.83333
OceanPacific
Observation period(s)1962-2001
Responsible countryEl Salvador
Authority responsible
for tide gauge
Reynaldo Di Majo, Jefe Depto Hidrografia, IGN Pablo Arnoldo Guzman, Av Juan Bertis 79, Cuidad Delagado, Apto Postal 247, El Salvador C.A.
GLOSS contactEl_Salvador
Committed to GLOSSNo
OperationalYes
Instrumentation 
FloatYes
PressureNo
BubblerNo
AcousticNo
RadarNo
Data
Digital dataYes
High frequency data at UHSLCDownload h082a.zip from UHSLC   Download documentation qa082a.dmt from UHSLC   Format documentation for UHSLC data
Real-time data availableYes
Real-time data transmitted
to GLOSS Fast Centre
Real-time data plots from UHSLC
Data at PSMSL 
Annual MSL (RLR) dataDownload annual MSL (RLR) data for Acajutla
Annual MSL (RLR) plotView annual MSL (RLR) plot for Acajutla
PSMSL code1011
Other relevant codesUHSLC 082
Additional information 
Last updated2002-12-11

Related BODC pages

Sea level portal      World Ocean Circulation Experiment (WOCE) — Sea  level
UK Tide Gauge Network     Climate Variability and Predictability (CLIVAR)
GLOSS project page  

 

Related external links

Global Sea Level Observing System (GLOSS)     Permanent Service for Mean Sea Level (PSMSL)
University of Hawai`i Sea Level Centre (UHSLC)  World Ocean Circulation Experiment (WOCE)

 

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