GLOSS Station Handbook

Station information sheet

General                                  
GLOSS number261
Station name

Pointe-Noire

CountryCongo
Time zone015E, GMT + 1hr
Latitude (+ve N)-4.78333
Longitude (+ve E)11.83333
OceanAtlantic
Observation period(s)1959-1960, 1977-1979
Responsible countryCongo
Authority responsible
for tide gauge
M. F. Guerdat, Directeur Centre ORSTOM, Centres de Recherches Oceanographiques, B.P. 1286, Pointe-Noire, Congo
GLOSS contactCongo
Committed to GLOSSNo
OperationalNo
Instrumentation 
FloatYes
PressureNo
BubblerNo
AcousticNo
RadarNo
Data
Digital dataYes
High frequency data at UHSLCDownload h234a.zip from UHSLC   Download documentation qa234a.dmt from UHSLC   Format documentation for UHSLC data
Real-time data availableNo
Data at PSMSL 
Annual MSL (RLR) dataDownload annual MSL (RLR) data for Pointe-Noire
Annual MSL (RLR) plotView annual MSL (RLR) plot for Pointe-Noire
PSMSL code938
Other relevant codesUHSLC 234a
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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