LOBOS DE AFUERA

WARNING: QCFLAG EXISTS. PLEASE READ THE DOCUMENTATION.
WARNING: METRIC STATION
THIS IS NOT RESEARCH QUALITY DATA.
USE WITH EXTREME CAUTION.

Station Information

Station ID: 1552
Latitude: -6.933333
Longitude: -80.716667
Coastline code: 848
Station code: 17
Country: PERU
Time span of data: 1982 – 2016
Completeness (%): 89
Date of last update: 28 Feb 2018

Green Arrow: Current Station
Yellow Marker: Neighbouring RLR Station
Red Marker: Neighbouring Metric Station

Please note: In many cases, the station position in our database is accurate to only one minute. Thus, the tide gauge may not appear to be on the coast.

Additional Data Sources (guide to additional data sources)

Fast Delivery Data from UHSLC station 84: hourly and daily
Research Quality Data from UHSLC station 84: hourly and daily

Station Documentation

Documentation - date unknown

Taken as a continuous record TOGA sea level center but many ad-hoc datum corrections made to original data.

Documentation added 1991-10-16

Original data adjusted by TOGA

Documentation added 1993-03-22

Data received from TOGA office.

Documentation added 2001-03-22

Data for 1982-99 revised March 2001

Documentation added 2012-05-10

Data values for Lobos de Afuera for 2002-2009 were received from UHSLC on the latest JASL CD.

Documentation added 2013-10-14

Complete dataset July 1982 to May 2010 downloaded onto the database from UHSLC

Documentation added 2015-10-29

Updated JASL dataset through to 2014 reloaded onto the database.

Data Authority

University of Hawaii
Department of Oceanography Division of Natural Sciences
1000 Pope Road
Honolulu
Hawaii 96822