GLOSS Station Handbook

GLOSS Station Handbook – Davao, Davao Gulf

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 number71
Station nameDavao, Davao Gulf
CountryPhilippines
Time zone120E, GMT + 8hrs
Latitude (+ve N)7.08333
Longitude (+ve E)125.63333
OceanPacific
Observation periods1948-
Responsible countryPhilippines
Authority responsible for tide gaugeDirector, Coast and Geodetic Survey Department, 421 Baracca St., San Nicolas, Manila, Philippines
GLOSS contactPhilippines
Committed to GLOSSYes
OperationalYes
Instrumentation
FloatYes
PressureNo
BubblerNo
AcousticNo
RadarNo
Data
Digital dataYes
Aditional parametersSea surface temperature, surface salinity at 15degC
High frequency data at BODCData 071 Document 57515 Document 58016
High frequency data at UHSLCData 372a Document 372a File format
Real-time data availableNo
Additional parameters (real-time)None
Benchmarks
Tide gauge benchmarkBM-11 - Davao City, intersection of Leon Garcia St. and zn Ave., brass rod on concrete foundation of a lamppost on the NW corner of Magsaysay Park.
Benchmark relationshipsBM-11 was established June 1985
Auxiliary benchmarksBH-1A, 8, 14 and 7H
Data at PSMSL
Annual MSL (RLR) dataRLR 537
Annual MSL (RLR) plot
MSL methodmonthly & weighted annual mean
PSMSL code537
Other relevant codesUHSLC 372
Additional information
Nearest Met. station10km from tide gauge
Last updated11 December 2002