GLOSS Station Handbook

Station information sheet

General                                  
GLOSS number352
Station name

Porto De Macaé

CountryBrazil
Latitude (+ve N)-22.385
Longitude (+ve E)-41.77
OceanAtlantic
Observation period(s)1994 - 2011
Responsible countryBrazil
Authority responsible
for tide gauge
Instituto Brasileiro de Geografia e Estatística
Committed to GLOSSYes
OperationalYes
Instrumentation 
FloatYes
PressureYes
Bubbler
Acoustic
Radar
Data
Data acquisition rateDaily downloads via phone line. Weekly chart gauge in 2007.
High frequency data at UHSLCDownload 443a from UHSLC   Download documentation 443a from UHSLC   Format documentation for UHSLC data
Data at PSMSL 
Annual MSL (RLR) dataYes (Monthly metric data only available)
PSMSL code1917
Additional information 

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)