ABU SAFAH

WARNING: METRIC STATION
THIS IS NOT RESEARCH QUALITY DATA.
USE WITH EXTREME CAUTION.

Station Information

Station ID: 1688
Latitude: 26.95
Longitude: 50.5
Coastline code: 482
Station code: 33
Country: SAUDI ARABIA
Time span of data: 1986 – 1997
Completeness (%): 79
Frequency Code: 24
Date of last update: 10 Mar 1999

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.

Station Documentation

=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 05-MAY-94 :
UP TO 1993 (JULY) OTT GAUGE, SINCE 1993 (AUGUST) SONAR RESEARCH GAUGE

Data Authority

Saudi Arabian Oil Company
Industrial and Environmental Affairs
Box 5000/r-2321 Adm. Bldg
Dhahran
SAUDI ARABIA

=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 2002Jul11 :
Data supplied for ARAMCO gauges 482/031,036,042,045,047,048 suspect
end of 1994-1995 and data removed from database. Private comparison
of data with those at Bushehr and Bandar Abbas, Iran show only expected
tidal data. See email reference 12th June 2002.