Station Information

Station ID: 1590
Latitude: -37.64099
Longitude: 176.1811
Coastline code: 690
Station code: 6
Time span of data: 1984 – 2016
Completeness (%): 87
Frequency Code: 24
Date of last update: 13 Jun 2017

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)

Nearby GNSS Stations from SONEL: TRNG
Nearby Real Time Stations from VLIZ: taut
Research Quality Data from UHSLC station 73: hourly and daily

Station Documentation

Link to RLR information.
=========================== 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
=========================== BENCHMARK INFORMATION UPDATE ADDED 12-JUL-93 :
Tauranga(Salisbury) 690/006 RLR(1986) is 10.1m below BM BC84
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 01-Oct-2008 :
Full dataset for Tauranga 1984-2007 received from Glen Rowe at LINZ 01.10.08.

Data Authority

Land Information New Zealand
155 The Terrace
PO 5501
Wellington 6145