GLOSS Station Handbook

Station information sheet

General                                  
GLOSS number45
Station name

Padang (Telu Bayuk)

CountryIndonesia
Time zone105E, GMT + 7hrs
Latitude (+ve N)-1
Longitude (+ve E)100.36666
OceanIndian
Observation period(s)1985- unknown, new installation 2005
Responsible countryIndonesia
Authority responsible
for tide gauge
Dr. R.W. Matindas, Nat. Coord. Agency for Surveys and Mapping (Bakosurtanal), J1. Raya Jakarta - Bogor, km 46, Cibinong, Bogor, Indonesia 16911
GLOSS contactIndonesia
Committed to GLOSSYes
OperationalYes
Instrumentation 
FloatYes
PressureNo
BubblerNo
AcousticNo
RadarNo
Data
Digital dataYes
Data acquisition rateDigitising interval 15 minutes
High frequency data at UHSLCDownload h107a.zip from UHSLC   Download documentation qa107a.dmt from UHSLC   Format documentation for UHSLC data
Real-time data availableYes
Data at PSMSL 
Annual MSL (RLR) dataYes (Monthly metric data only available)
PSMSL code1686
Other relevant codesUHSLC 107
Additional information 
Other relevant informationPSMSL hold data from another gauge (PSMSL ref. 560/031) from 1925-1931.
Last updated2005-02-17

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)