GLOSS Station Handbook

Station information sheet

General                                  
GLOSS number251
Station name

Las Palmas, Canary Is.

CountrySpain
Time zone000E, GMT
Latitude (+ve N)28.13333
Longitude (+ve E)-15.41666
OceanAtlantic
Observation period(s)1949-1956, 1969-
Responsible countrySpain
Authority responsible
for tide gauge
Junta de Obras de Puerto, Ministerio de Obras Publicas y Urba Nismo. And Spanish Harbours Board
GLOSS contactSpain
Committed to GLOSSYes
OperationalYes
Location mapView location map for GLOSS station Las Palmas, Canary Is.
Instrumentation 
FloatYes
PressureNo
BubblerNo
AcousticNo
RadarNo
Data
Digital dataYes
Data acquisition rateContinuous recording, hourly values extracted
High frequency data at UHSLCDownload h217a.zip from UHSLC   Download documentation qa217a.dmt from UHSLC   Download h217b.zip from UHSLC   Download documentation qa217b.dmt from UHSLC   Download h217c.zip from UHSLC   Download documentation qa217c.dmt from UHSLC   Download h217d.zip from UHSLC   Download documentation qa217d.dmt from UHSLC   Format documentation for UHSLC data
Real-time data availableNo
Benchmarks 
Tide gauge benchmarksClavo del maregrafo
Benchmark relationshipsLevelling network under revision
Data at PSMSL 
Annual MSL (RLR) dataDownload annual MSL (RLR) data for Las Palmas, Canary Is.   Download annual MSL (RLR) data for Las Palmas, Canary Is.   Download annual MSL (RLR) data for Las Palmas, Canary Is.
Annual MSL (RLR) plotView annual MSL (RLR) plot for Las Palmas, Canary Is.   View annual MSL (RLR) plot for Las Palmas, Canary Is.   View annual MSL (RLR) plot for Las Palmas, Canary Is.
MSL methodDoodson X0 filter
PSMSL code565
Other relevant codesUHSLC 217
Additional information 
Nearest Met. stationObservatorio de Las Palmas
Last updated2002-12-11

Related BODC pages

Sea level portal      World Ocean Circulation Experiment (WOCE) — Sea  level
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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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