GLOSS Station Handbook

GLOSS Station Handbook – La Guaira

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

Gloss number328
Station nameLa Guaira
Time zone060W (GMT - 4 hr)
Latitude (+ve N)10.61666
Longitude (+ve E)-66.93333
Observation periods1985-2003
Responsible countryVenezuela
Authority responsible for tide gaugeInstituto Geografico de Venezuela Simon Bolivar
Av. Este 6, Esquina de Camejo
Piso2, Oficina 231
Caracas 1010
Digital dataYes
High frequency data at UHSLCData 247a Document 247a File format
Real-time data availableNo
Additional parameters (real-time)None
Data at PSMSL
Annual MSL (RLR) dataYes (Monthly metric data only available)
PSMSL code705
Other relevant codesUHSLC 247A
Additional information
Other relevant informationGPS due closeby
Last updated16 February 2005