BOOBY ISLAND

Station Information

Station ID: 1268
Latitude: -10.60255
Longitude: 141.910133
GLOSS ID: 61
Coastline code: 680
Station code: 25
Country: AUSTRALIA
Time span of data: 1970 – 2015
Completeness (%): 73
Frequency Code: 24
Date of last update: 30 Jun 2016

Green Arrow: Current Station
Yellow Marker: Neighbouring RLR 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.

Additional Data Sources (guide to additional data sources)

Fast Delivery Data from UHSLC station 336: hourly and daily
Research Quality Data from UHSLC station 336: hourly and daily

Station Documentation

Link to RLR information.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 02-MAY-95 :
Station density along some sections of the Australian coast has meant that station codes 601 onwards have been re-ordered compared to those in earlier versions of the PSMSL data set.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 20-MAY-96 :
Revised data for 1970-91 received from the National Tidal Centre, South Australia
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 23-JAN-98 :
Current type of gauge=float stilling well + pneumatic bubbler MACE electronic solid state recording system installed in May 1991
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 2002May27 :
Booby Island 680/025 RLR(2000) is 14.7m below BM NMV/B/458
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 07-Jan-2013 :
Site comprises a wooden hut on Booby Island and a concrete column. Gauge type is currently an Acoustic-in-air Aquatrak model 4100

Data Authority

National Tidal Centre
Bureau of Meteorology
PO Box 421
Kent Town 5071
South Australia
AUSTRALIA

=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 12-Aug-2010 :
Formerly known as the National Tidal Facility