GLOSS Station Handbook

GLOSS Station Handbook – Montevideo

The GLOSS Station Handbook is currently being re-designed and upgraded.

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 number300
Station nameMontevideo
CountryUruguay
Time zone045W, GMT - 3hrs
Latitude (+ve N)-34.9
Longitude (+ve E)-56.25
OceanAtlantic
Observation periods1984-
Responsible countryUruguay
GLOSS contactUruguay
Committed to GLOSSYes
OperationalYes
Instrumentation
FloatYes
PressureNo
BubblerNo
AcousticNo
RadarNo
Data
Data acquisition rate60 minute intervals
Real-time data availableNo
Additional parameters (real-time)None
Data at PSMSL
Annual MSL (RLR) dataRLR 431
Annual MSL (RLR) plot
PSMSL code431
Additional information
Other relevant informationData from other gauges at Muelle Washington
(1938-1946, 1954-1971) and Muelle Mantaras
(1975-1983) held by PSMSL.
Last updated8 February 1990