Station Information

Station ID: 396
Latitude: 34.226667
Longitude: -77.953333
Coastline code: 960
Station code: 60
Time span of data: 1935 – 2016
Completeness (%): 98
Frequency Code: 24
Date of last update: 02 Feb 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)

Research Quality Data from UHSLC station 750: hourly and daily

Station Documentation

Link to RLR information.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 11-JUN-91 :
Wilmington 960/060 RLR(1964) is 8.4m below BM1(1935)
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 11-Aug-2011 :
Using data from NOAA RLR diagram has been re-drawn. Primary benchmark appears to be 8120 D 1976 2.454 above gauge datum.During Epoch 1960-1978 this value was 2.453. Previous PSMSL benchmark BM1 2.755m above datum relates to NO 1 1935 of NOAA data. Value for this in Epoch 1960-1978 is 2.752m. In Epoch 1983-2001 value is 2.749m

Data Authority

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