GLOSS Station Handbook

Station information sheet

General                                  
GLOSS number344
Station name

Qaqortoq

CountryGreenland
Time zoneGMT- 2 hrs
Latitude (+ve N)60.71666
Longitude (+ve E)-46.03333
Authority responsible
for tide gauge
Danish National Space Centre, Technical University of Denmark ( Denmark )
Instrumentation 
Float
Pressure
Bubbler
Acoustic
Radar
Data
Data acquisition rateSampling rate every 5 min.
Fast delivery data at UHSLCDownload d299.dat from UHSLC   Format documentation for UHSLC data
High frequency data at UHSLCDownload d299a.dat from UHSLC   Download documentation d299a.dat from UHSLC   Format documentation for UHSLC data
Data at PSMSL 
Annual MSL (RLR) dataYes (Monthly metric data only available)
PSMSL code1782
Additional information 
Other relevant informationInstruments: Aanderaa WLR7 instruments. GPS is jointly collocated with other two stations: Thule and Illoqqortoormiit.

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)