BUNDABERG, BURNETT HEADS

Station Information

Station ID: 1154
Latitude: -24.766667
Longitude: 152.383333
GLOSS ID: 59
Coastline code: 680
Station code: 73
Country: AUSTRALIA
Time span of data: 1966 – 2017
Completeness (%): 98
Date of last update: 02 Oct 2018

Green Arrow: Current Station
Yellow Marker: Neighbouring RLR Station
Red Marker: Neighbouring Metric 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)

Nearby GNSS Stations from SONEL: BNDY
Fast Delivery Data from UHSLC station 332: hourly and daily
Research Quality Data from UHSLC station 332: hourly and daily

Station Documentation

Link to RLR information.

Documentation added 1995-05-02

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.

Documentation added 1996-05-17

Revised data for 1966-1985 recived from the National Tidal Centre, Bureau of Meteorology, South Australia

Documentation added 1998-01-22

Formerly known as Bundaberg. The GLOSS Handbook Station sheets refer to Burnett Heads 1960-76: float/stilling well gauges at different locations on same wharf 1976-79: float/stilling well gauge on Tug Berth Queensland Beach Protection Authority operate analogue and digital recorders at Burmett Heads 2.5km away.

Documentation added 1998-01-22

Gauge type is currently a float/stilling well type

Documentation added 2002-05-27

Anomalously high value for February 1971.

Documentation added 2002-05-27

Bundaberg, B. Heads 680/073 RLR(2000) is 11.061m below BM PSM 3853 From documentation downloaded from NTC the primary benchmark remains PSM 3853 6.061m above the datum

Data Authority

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

Documentation added 2010-08-12

Formerly known as the National Tidal Facility