GLOSS Station Handbook

Station information sheet

General                                  
GLOSS number225
Station name

Godthaab/Nuuk, Greenland

CountryDenmark
Time zone045W, GMT - 3hrs
Latitude (+ve N)64.16666
Longitude (+ve E)-51.73333
OceanAtlantic
Observation period(s)1950-2004
Responsible countryDenmark
Authority responsible
for tide gauge
Ms. Lonny Hansen, Danish Meteorological Institute, Lyngbyvej 100, DK 2100 Copenhagen A, Denmark
GLOSS contactDenmark
Committed to GLOSSYes
OperationalNo
Location mapView location map for GLOSS station Godthaab/Nuuk, Greenland
Instrumentation 
FloatYes
PressureNo
BubblerNo
AcousticNo
RadarNo
Data
Digital dataYes
Data acquisition rateRecording at 15 minute intervals
High frequency data at BODCContact BODC 
Real-time data availableNo
Benchmarks 
Tide gauge benchmarksA detailed description in Danish is available
Benchmark relationshipsMean Sea Level - 252.80 cm 1/1-1971
Data at PSMSL 
Annual MSL (RLR) dataYes (Monthly metric data only available)
PSMSL code915
Additional information 
Other relevant informationhttp://www.dmi.dk/dmi/index/danmark/vandstand.htm and http://www.frv.dk/en/ifm/index.htm
Last updated1992-09-26

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)

 

Permanent Service for Mean Sea Level (PSMSL) Global Sea Level Observing System (GLOSS) Station Handbook Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC)