Station Information

Station ID: 835
Latitude: -17.5
Longitude: 140.833333
Coastline code: 680
Station code: 18
Time span of RLR data: 1985 – 2015
RLR completeness (%): 94
Time span of metric data: 1957 – 2015
Metric completeness (%): 56
Frequency Code: 24
Date of last update: 21 Sep 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.

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.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 15-JAN-98 :
Data up to 1985 received from authority Queensland D.O.T
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 23-Aug-2010 :
Supplying authority have confirmed that measurement datum for data from 1985 is LAT, and primary benchmark PSM 10222 is 6.808 m above LAT. RLR (2008) defined as 11.6 m below PSM 10222

Data Authority

National Tidal Centre
Bureau of Meteorology
PO Box 421
Kent Town 5071
South Australia

=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 12-Aug-2010 :
Formerly known as the National Tidal Facility