Station Information

Station ID: 971
Latitude: 38.133333
Longitude: -76.533333
Coastline code: 960
Station code: 77
Time span of data: 1960 – 1973
Completeness (%): 77
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 :
Piney Point 960/077 RLR(1969) is 8.4m below BM3
=========================== BENCHMARK INFORMATION UPDATE ADDED 12-JUL-93 :
Piney Point 960/077 RLR(1969) is 8.4m below BM3
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 16-Feb-2012 :
Piney Point is now an Historic station. Last data recived was that for 1973.
Although it is still featured on the NOAA website no relevant benchmark/datum
information is now available.

Data Authority

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