GLOSS Station Handbook

Station information sheet

GLOSS number75
Station name

Qui Nhon

CountryViet Nam
Time zone105E, GMT + 7hrs
Latitude (+ve N)13.76666
Longitude (+ve E)109.21666
Observation period(s)1987-
Responsible countryViet Nam
Authority responsible
for tide gauge
Marine Hydro-meteorological Centre, No. 4 Dang Thai Than St., Hanoi, Viet Nam
GLOSS contactVietnam
Committed to GLOSSYes
Location mapView location map for GLOSS station Qui Nhon
Digital dataYes
Additional parametersSea temperature
Data acquisition rateContinuous recording
Real-time data availableNo
Additional parameters (real-time)Sea temperature
Tide gauge benchmarksMarine Hydrometeorological Office at Qui Nhon bolt outside of tide gauge shelter, adjacent to front wall of shelter, grid reference MC (from March 1987).
Benchmark relationshipsTide Gauge Zero (TGZ) = Admiralty Chart Datum. TGZ = 3.546m below TGBM
Auxiliary benchmarks8.00m NW of tide gauge, grid reference MT.
Data at PSMSL 
Annual MSL (RLR) dataDownload annual MSL (RLR) data for Qui Nhon
Annual MSL (RLR) plotView annual MSL (RLR) plot for Qui Nhon
MSL methodArithmetic (mean?)
PSMSL code1449
Additional information 
Other relevant informationPrimary data from period 1959 to 1963 recorded by float gauge/stilling well was lost because of the war, and the tide gauge was completely ruined.
Nearest Met. stationQuinhon station 3km from gauge
Last updated1992-09-26

Related BODC pages

Sea level portal      World Ocean Circulation Experiment (WOCE) — Sea  level
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University of Hawai`i Sea Level Centre (UHSLC)  World Ocean Circulation Experiment (WOCE)


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