QAQORTOQ

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

Station Information

Station ID: 1782
Latitude: 60.716667
Longitude: -46.033333
GLOSS ID: 344
Coastline code: 980
Station code: 45
Country: GREENLAND
Time span of data: 1991 – 1999
Completeness (%): 85
Frequency Code: 24
Date of last update: 21 Mar 2002

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)

Nearby GNSS Stations from SONEL: QAQ1
Nearby Real Time Stations from VLIZ: qaqo
Fast Delivery Data from UHSLC station 299: hourly and daily
Research Quality Data from UHSLC station 299: hourly and daily

Station Documentation

=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 31-JAN-97 :
Data up to June 26 1992 are not corrected for atmospheric
pressure. Conversion from total pressure to pressure due to sea
water has been done using a fixed atm. pressure of 1013 mbar.
After June 26 1992 the data are corrected for atm. pressure using
data from a pressure sensor placed on land. Salinity not measured,
sea level elevation calculated from pressure using a sea water
density based on measured temperature and a salinity of 31.5ppt.

Data Authority

Farvandsvaesenet
Overgaden O.Vandet 62B
Postbox 1919
1023 Kobenhavn K
DENMARK