GLOSS Station Handbook

Station information sheet

General                                  
GLOSS number233
Station name

Goteborg-Torshamnen

CountrySweden
Time zone015E, GMT + 1hr
Latitude (+ve N)57.41
Longitude (+ve E)11.48
OceanAtlantic
Observation period(s)1967-
Responsible countrySweden
Authority responsible
for tide gauge
Swedish Meteorological & Hydrological Institute, S-60176 Norrkoping, Sweden
GLOSS contactSweden
Committed to GLOSSYes
OperationalYes
Location mapView location map for GLOSS station Goteborg-Torshamnen
Instrumentation 
FloatYes
PressureNo
BubblerNo
AcousticNo
RadarNo
Data
Digital dataYes
Additional parametersNone
Data acquisition rateHourly records
Real-time data availableNo
Additional parameters (real-time)None
Benchmarks 
Tide gauge benchmarksSMHI:d Brass bolt in rock (RAK 14A:13 Mbg) Hjartholmen SMHI:e Steel bolt in rock (RAK 14A:14 Sbg) Hjartholmen
Benchmark relationshipsSMHI:d 4.027m (Swedish Height System 1900) SMHI:e 4.413m (Swedish Height System 1900)
Auxiliary benchmarksSMHI:a - nail in concrete SMHI:b - nail in concrete SMHI:c - brass in concrete
Data at PSMSL 
Annual MSL (RLR) dataDownload annual MSL (RLR) data for Goteborg-Torshamnen
Annual MSL (RLR) plotView annual MSL (RLR) plot for Goteborg-Torshamnen
PSMSL code1236
Additional information 
Nearest Met. stationVinga C02516 (57 38N, 11 37E)
Last updated1993-12-05

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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