St. John's Tide Station

Installation of the St. John's Tide Station was undertaken in early 2014 with the site becoming operational on May 22, 2014. The Station is located at Pier 18 on the St. John's Port Authority property in St. John's, NL Harbour.The Station consists of a TideMaster portable water level recorder with VRS-20 radar level sensor and a meteorological sensor to measure wind speed and direction. The instrument has been designed to provide accurate and versatile information in an easily deployed gauge for use in short or long term hydrographic survey operations.

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Metadata Reference Date(s) January 26, 2021, 18:09 (UTC) (Creation)
January 26, 2021, 18:09 (UTC) (Revision)
Dataset Reference Date(s) May 22, 2014 (Creation)
September 25, 2020 (Revision)
Frequency of Update As Needed

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Additional Info

Field Value
Ocean Variables Sea Surface Height
Scope Dataset
Status On Going
Maintenance Note
Point of Contact
  • Name: SmartAtlantic
    Contact Info Email:
    Role: Publisher
Responsible Party
  • Individual Name: Marine Institute
    Role: Author
Spatial Extent {"type": "Polygon", "coordinates": [[[-52.68221667, 47.5589], [-52.70221667, 47.5589], [-52.70221667, 47.5789], [-52.68221667, 47.5789], [-52.68221667, 47.5589]]]}
North Bounding Latitude 47.5789
South Bounding Latitude 47.5589
East Bounding Longitude -52.70221667
West Bounding Longitude -52.68221667
Temporal Extent Begin: 2014-05-22
End: 2020-09-25
Vertical Extent
Default Locale English
Citation identifier
Code: dc4e98e8-2010-4e7a-a69a-a5b9b3fe06a1