Congo (Pointe Noire) Station information sheet

Congo Old TG hut with new location behind


GLOSS number 261
Station name


Country Congo
Time zone 015E, GMT + 1hr
Latitude (+ve N) -4.78333
Longitude (+ve E) 11.83333
Ocean Atlantic
Observation period(s) 1959-1960, 1977-1979
Responsible country Congo
Authority responsible
for tide gauge
M. F. Guerdat, Directeur Centre ORSTOM, Centres de Recherches Oceanographiques, B.P. 1286, Pointe-Noire, Congo
GLOSS contact M. A. Locko
Directeur Centre ORSTOM
Centre de Recherches Oceanographiques
B.P. 1286 Pointe-Noire,
Committed to GLOSS No
Operational No
Float Yes
Pressure No
Bubbler No
Acoustic No
Radar No
Digital data Yes
High frequency data at UHSLC Download from UHSLC   Download documentation qa234a.dmt from UHSLC   Format documentation for UHSLC data
Real-time data available No
Data at PSMSL  
Annual MSL (RLR) data Download annual MSL (RLR) data for Pointe-Noire
Annual MSL (RLR) plot View annual MSL (RLR) plot for Pointe-Noire
PSMSL code 424/021
Other relevant codes UHSLC 234a
Additional information  
Last updated 2002-12-11