Station Information

Station ID: 319
Latitude: -28.866667
Longitude: 153.583333
Coastline code: 680
Station code: 81
Time span of RLR data: 1959 – 1964
RLR completeness (%): 74
Time span of metric data: 1928 – 1966
Metric completeness (%): 42
Frequency Code: HL
Date of last update: 01 Jan 1980

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.

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 reordered compared to those in earlier versions of the PSMSL data set. The Tide Gauge is affected by flood flows in Richmond River.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 11-JUN-91 :
Ballina 680/081 RLR(1964) is 9.2m below BMNo1
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 24-Sep-2012 :
This is an Historic station last data 1964. Previously this station was flagged. The station flag has now been removed as the data seems good.

Data Authority

Department of Public Works
Phillip Street
N.S.W. 2000