GLOSS Station Handbook

Station information sheet

General                                  
GLOSS number342
Station name

Rothera

CountryUK
Time zoneGMT-3 hrs
Latitude (+ve N)-67.57166
Longitude (+ve E)-68.12833
Observation period(s)Time span of data 1992 - 2007
Authority responsible
for tide gauge
National Oceanography Centre, Joseph Proudman Building, 6 Brownlow street, Liverpool, L3 5DA, UNITED KINGDOM
Instrumentation 
Float
Pressure
Bubbler
Acoustic
Radar
Data
Additional parametersSea Temperature, Logger Temperature, Well Temperature, Atmospheric Pressure
High frequency data at UHSLCDownload d832a.dat from UHSLC   Download documentation d832a.dat from UHSLC   Format documentation for UHSLC data
Additional parameters (real-time)Sea Temperature, Logger Temperature, Well Temperature, Atmospheric Pressure
Benchmarks 
Benchmark relationshipsRLR is 10.923 m below Well Head BM. For data 2002- add 7.00m to refer to RLR (2002)
Data at PSMSL 
Annual MSL (RLR) dataDownload annual MSL (RLR) data for Rothera
Annual MSL (RLR) plotView annual MSL (RLR) plot for Rothera
PSMSL code1931
Additional information 
Last updated2007-06-01

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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