NUKU HIVA

Station Information

Station ID: 1555
Latitude: -8.933333
Longitude: -140.083333
GLOSS ID: 142
Coastline code: 805
Station code: 11
Country: FRENCH POLYNESIA
Time span of data: 1982 – 2012
Completeness (%): 65
Frequency Code: C
Date of last update: 14 Oct 2013

Green Arrow: Current Station
Yellow Marker: Neighbouring RLR 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)

Nearby Real Time Stations from VLIZ: nuku
Fast Delivery Data from UHSLC station 31: hourly and daily
Research Quality Data from UHSLC station 31: hourly and daily

Station Documentation

Link to RLR information.
GAUGE AT TAIOHAE HARBOR
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 16-OCT-91 :
NO SIMILARITY TO NEIGHBOROURING PAPEETE IN 1982
=========================== BENCHMARK INFORMATION UPDATE ADDED 12-JUL-93 :
Nuku Hiva 805/011 RLR(1987) is 8.4m below BM #1
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 14-NOV-97 :
Instrument type: (1982-1983,1986-present) Leupold and Stevens Analog-to-Digital Recorder (ADR); (4/1986-present) Handar Encoder (ENC)Primary gauge: ADR:1982-90, ENC 1991-
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 14-Oct-2013 :
Complete dataset April 1982 to Dec. 2012 downloaded onto the database from UHSLC
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 27-Feb-2014 :
Data for Nuku Hiva is available from the SONEL website. Data is supplied to SONEL by SHOM. SHOM has confirmed that the tide gauge at Nuku Hiva belongs to UHSLC. However, SHOM work closely with UHSLC to maintain and control the instrumentation.

Data Authority

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