GLOSS Station Handbook

Station information sheet

General                                  
GLOSS number328
Station name

La Guaira

CountryVenezuela
Time zone060W (GMT - 4 hr)
Latitude (+ve N)10.61666
Longitude (+ve E)-66.93333
Observation period(s)1985-2003
Responsible countryVenezuela
Authority responsible
for tide gauge
Instituto Geografico de Venezuela Simon Bolivar Av. Este 6, Esquina de Camejo Piso2, Oficina 231 Caracas 1010 Venezuela
OperationalYes
Instrumentation 
Float
Pressure
Bubbler
Acoustic
Radar
Data
Digital dataYes
High frequency data at UHSLCDownload h247a.zip from UHSLC   Download documentation qa247a.dmt from UHSLC   Format documentation for UHSLC data
Real-time data availableNo
Data at PSMSL 
Annual MSL (RLR) dataYes (Monthly metric data only available)
PSMSL code705
Other relevant codesUHSLC 247A
Additional information 
Other relevant informationGPS due closeby
Last updated2005-02-16

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)