PORT AUGUSTA

Station Information

Station ID: 574
Latitude: -32.55
Longitude: 137.783333
Coastline code: 680
Station code: 401
Country: AUSTRALIA
Time span of RLR data: 1949 – 1953
RLR completeness (%): 80
Time span of metric data: 1949 – 1983
Metric completeness (%): 18
Frequency Code: 24
Date of last update: 11 Mar 1987

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 re-ordered compared to those in earlier versions of the PSMSL data set.
Data for 1949-1953 was supplied by the Department of Marine and Harbours, Adelaide
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 11-JUN-91 :
Port Augusta 680/401 RLR(1952) is 11.0m below BM Valve Chamber
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 24-Sep-2012 :
This is an historic station. Data span 1949-1953.

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