GLOSS Station Handbook

GLOSS Station Handbook – Goteborg-Torshamnen

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Until a new version is available, the tide gauge station list below from the last version of the Handbook provides links to further details about each tide gauge in the GLOSS Core Network. Click the GLOSS number buttons to view the information. Click column headings to sort the table.

Station information

General
Gloss number233
Station nameGoteborg-Torshamnen
CountrySweden
Time zone015E, GMT + 1hr
Latitude (+ve N)57.41
Longitude (+ve E)11.48
OceanAtlantic
Observation periods1967-
Responsible countrySweden
Authority responsible for tide gaugeSwedish Meteorological & Hydrological Institute, S-60176 Norrkoping, Sweden
GLOSS contactSweden
Committed to GLOSSYes
OperationalYes
Location map
Instrumentation
FloatYes
PressureNo
BubblerNo
AcousticNo
RadarNo
Data
Digital dataYes
Aditional parametersNone
Data acquisition rateHourly records
Real-time data availableNo
Additional parameters (real-time)None
Benchmarks
Tide gauge benchmarkSMHI:d Brass bolt in rock (RAK 14A:13 Mbg) Hjartholmen
SMHI:e Steel bolt in rock (RAK 14A:14 Sbg) Hjartholmen
Benchmark relationshipsSMHI:d 4.027m (Swedish Height System 1900)
SMHI:e 4.413m (Swedish Height System 1900)
Auxiliary benchmarksSMHI:a - nail in concrete
SMHI:b - nail in concrete
SMHI:c - brass in concrete
Data at PSMSL
Annual MSL (RLR) dataRLR 1236
Annual MSL (RLR) plot
PSMSL code1236
Additional information
Nearest Met. stationVinga C02516 (57 38N, 11 37E)
Last updated5 December 1993