GLOSS Station Handbook

Station information sheet

General                                  
GLOSS number284
Station name

Cuxhaven, Steubenhoft

CountryGermany
Time zone015E, GMT + 1hr
Latitude (+ve N)53.86666
Longitude (+ve E)8.71666
OceanAtlantic
Observation period(s)1843 - 1918 extreme values only 1918 - hourly values 1975 - half hourly 2000 - hourly
Responsible countryGermany
Authority responsible
for tide gauge
Wasser- und Schiffahrtsdirektion Nord 23 Kiel, Germany
GLOSS contactGermany
Committed to GLOSSYes
OperationalYes
Location mapView location map for GLOSS station Cuxhaven, Steubenhoft
Instrumentation 
FloatYes
PressureNo
BubblerNo
AcousticNo
RadarNo
Data
Digital dataYes
Data acquisition rateDigitising of diagram paper at half hourly intervals using spline functions
Real-time data availableNo
Benchmarks 
Benchmark relationshipsTide Gauge Zero = 5.019m below Normal Null (NN)
Data at PSMSL 
Annual MSL (RLR) dataDownload annual MSL (RLR) data for Cuxhaven, Steubenhoft
Annual MSL (RLR) plotView annual MSL (RLR) plot for Cuxhaven, Steubenhoft
PSMSL code7
Additional information 
Other relevant informationPSMSL also hold data from a gauge with PSMSL Code 140/011 (1918-1986).
Last updated2005-02-16

Related BODC pages

Sea level portal      World Ocean Circulation Experiment (WOCE) — Sea  level
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University of Hawai`i Sea Level Centre (UHSLC)  World Ocean Circulation Experiment (WOCE)

 

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