SANTA MONICA (MUNICIPAL PIER)

Station Information

Station ID: 377
Latitude: 34.008333
Longitude: -118.5
Coastline code: 823
Station code: 49
Country: UNITED STATES
Time span of data: 1933 – 2013
Completeness (%): 89
Frequency Code: 24
Date of last update: 11 Feb 2014

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: WRHS
Research Quality Data from UHSLC station 578: hourly and daily

Station Documentation

Link to RLR information.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 11-JUN-91 :
Santa Monica 823/049 RLR(1965) is 13.7m below BM(PBM)
=========================== BENCHMARK INFORMATION UPDATE ADDED 12-JUL-93 :
Santa Monica 823/049 RLR(1965) is 13.7m below BM(PBM)
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 12-Oct-2011 :
Using NOAA information the RLR diagram has been revised. Previous Primary
benchmark BM (PBM) no longer appears in the NOAA listings.Secondary benchmark 3
1940 value confirmed as 8.534m above gauge datumin 1990 is still referred to
with a value of 8.536m in 1991 and 8.524m in 2003. Primary benchmark is now
TIDAL BM 12 1974 15.065m in 1991 and 15.060m in 2003.

For Information: Data values during the 1980's can appear high by comparison. This could be due to the El Nino Southern Oscillation (ENSO) as it is mirrored along the Californian coast.

Data Authority

N.O.A.A. / N.O.S.
N/oes33, Ssmc4, Room 6531
1305 East-West Highway
Silver Spring,
MD 20910
UNITED STATES