Station Information

Station ID: 862
Latitude: 33.683333
Longitude: -78.885
Coastline code: 960
Station code: 51
Time span of data: 1957 – 1977
Completeness (%): 64
Frequency Code: 24
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 11-JUN-91 :
Myrtle Beach 960/051 RLR(1972) is 9.4m below BM1(1957)
=========================== BENCHMARK INFORMATION UPDATE ADDED 12-JUL-93 :
Myrtle Beach 960/051 RLR(1972) is 9.4m below BM1(1957)
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 12-JUL-94 :
Replaced by Springmaid Pier.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 16-Feb-2012 :
Myrtle Beach is now an Historic station. Last data received was that for 1977.
Primary benchmark 1 (1957) 4.734m relative to gauge datum. Although it still
features on the NOAA website there is now no relative benchmark information

Data Authority

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