PORT WHANGAREI

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

Station Information

Station ID: 1035
Latitude: -35.766667
Longitude: 174.35
Coastline code: 690
Station code: 101
Country: NEW ZEALAND
Time span of data: 1963 – 2007
Completeness (%): 30
Frequency Code: 24
Date of last update: 01 Oct 2008

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.

Station Documentation

=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 2003Jan17 :
New data from John Hannah added 17/01/03 which supercedes old data.
New data does not have any missing days information.
Old data has been backed up.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 2003Jan17 :
New data from John Hannah was for Auckland II, Dunedin II,
Lyttelton II and Wellington II.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 17-OCT-05 :
There is a new John Hannah paper referring to New Zealand data for
Wellington, Dunedin, Lyttelton and Auckland. The reference is:
"An updated analysis of long-term sea level change in New Zealand."
Geophysical Research Letters, V31, L03307, doi:10.1029/2003GL019166
(2004).
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 07-Oct-2008 :
Data received from Glen Rowe of LINZ for 1987-2007
Previous data held ends in 1964. Bench mark details were
queried. Bench mark at Port Whangarei remains
BM No.1 - see email of 7.10.08.

Data Authority

Department of Survey and Land Information
P.O. Box 170
Wellington
NEW ZEALAND