Sealevel Station Catalog (SSC)
Station catalog metadata [edit][station overview]
SSC IDSSC-hali
Station NameHalifax
CountryCanada
Latitude44.67
Longitude-63.58
DateLastModified2015-10-22 19:02:29
Linked codes
CodesLocationLatitudeLongitudeSensors
IOC: haliHalifax44.67-63.58enc
GLOSS: 222Halifax44.66666-63.58333Float
UHSLC: 275N/AN/A
PSMSL: 96HALIFAX44.666667-63.583333N/A
SONEL_GPS: 692HALIFAX44.68354929-63.61127917N/A
SONEL_TG: 2245HALIFAX44.66666700-63.58333300N/A
Distributed metadata source: IOC Sea Level Station Monitoring Facility hali
Transmit interval (min)360
StatusDown
Local ContactFisheries and Oceans Canada ( Canada )
Added to the system2008-12-11 04:00:00
ConnectionFTP box
CountryCanada
Sensor 1
  Type of sensorenc
  Sampling rate (min)1
  Samples24
  Units of measurem
  Reversed orderno
Distributed metadata source: GLOSS Station Handbook
Time Zone060W, GMT - 4hrs
OceanAtlantic
OperationalYes
Responsible countryCanada
Tide gauge benchmarksWSC1-1981 A Water Survey of Canada tablet set horizontally in the NE face of the SE corner of bldg. no. D-57, tablet 0.76m N of SE corner 0.15m below brickwork. Elevation 5.094m above Chart Datum (LNT).
Benchmark relationships1895-1907 Admiralty Datum of 25.58m (Admiralty assumed datum) *see below 1919-1939 Admiralty Datum of 25.58m (Admiralty assumed datum) *see below 1940-1955 Admiralty Datum of 25.58m (Admiralty assumed datum) *see below 1956- to date Canadian Hygrographic
Auxiliary benchmarksWSC2-1981: A Water Survey of Canada tablet set horizontally in the NE face of the NW corner of bldg. no. D-34, tablet 2.84m from N corner of bldg. and 0.30m above concrete walkway. Elevation 4.766m above LNT. 88N9000: A CHS tablet set horizontally in the SE corner of the new naval fire station foundation, 0.24m west of the SE corner of the bldg., 0.14m below brickwork. Elevation 8.208m above Chart Datum (LNT). 96N9000: A CHS set horizontally in the south face of the SW bridge (Angus L. Macdonald) caisson, 0.10m above granite sill, 0.20m east of the SW corner of the caisson, 0.80m above paved ground level surface and 15.0m NNW of gauge house. Elevation 4.278m above Chart Datum.
Other relevant informationData available at http://www.waterlevels.gc.ca, http://www.meds-sdmm.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/meds/Databases/TWL/TWL_inventory_e.htm and http://www.meds-sdmm.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/meds/prog_nat/benchmark/public/default_e.as
Other relevant codesUHSLC 275
Nearest Met. stationBedford, Nova Scotia
Data availability
IOC Sea Level Station Monitoring Facility - realtime graph for 'hali'
PSMSL Annual Mean Sea Level for '96'