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Conditions

General conditions

Port of Huelva location
Coordinates
Longitude (Greenwich) 6º 49´ 28,5´´ W
Latitude 37º 8´ 11,2´´ N

*Cartographic system ED50.

Tides
Characteristics
Maximun tide range 3.70
Height of LLW referred to port cero 0.678
Heigth of S.H.T. refered to the port zero point 4.378
DOMINANT WINDS SW & NW

*Tidal datum is -1.577 m. under the middle level of Alicante Sea.

Entrance
Entrance Channel
Width 200 - 300 m
Draught at the entrance cannel 13 m
Bottom Sand and Sludge
Length 15,000 m
Entrance Mouth
Orientation N 27º 10´ W
Width 300 m
Draught with regards to tidal datum 13 m
Maximun current registered 5 knots
Moles
Juan Carlos I King Of Spain Dock 13,000 m length

*Cartographic system ED50.

Water areas

 
 
Zone I
  Outer harbour Commercial use basins Fishing use basins Rest Total has.
Channel entrance 366.70 -  - - 366.70
Exterior basin - 379.90 - - 379.90
Interior basin - 239.50 16.50 5.20 261.20
Rest -  - - 1,084.31 1,084.31
Total 366.70 619.40 16.50 1,089.51 2,092.11
 
 
Zone II
  Entrances Anchorage Rest Total has.
Monobuoy crude Terminal - 113.00 - 113.00
Rest  - - 7,296.04 7,296.04
Total - 113.00 7,296.04 7,409.04

Land areas and depot areas (m2)

 
 
Name Storage facilities Roads Rest Total
Uncovered Covered and open Closed
Pesquero Norte Industrial State       54,744 215,292 270,036
Levante quay and vicinity 24,400   2,760 60,454 173,002 260,616
Cross streets and Punta del Sebo       352,198 2,445,434 2,797,632
Ing. Juan Gonzalo quay 133,583   30,120     163,703
Ciudad de Palos quay 80,793         80,793
South quay 186,084   89,162 777,164 2,468,969 3,521,379
River Odiel Marshes       770,378 4,856,677 5,627,055
River Tinto Marshes       501,937 3,933,066 4,435,003
TOTAL 424,860   122,042 2,516,875 14,092,439 17,156,216

Moles

 
 
Moles
Name Specifications Length(m)
Juan Carlos I King Of Spain Dock Flow-over type, built of ungraded quarry stone, layers of rockfill up to 9 Tm and concrete blocks up to 4.5 m3. 13,000
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