Station Information

Station ID: 1116
Latitude: -15.453278
Longitude: 128.101028
Coastline code: 680
Station code: 507
Time span of RLR data: 1984 – 2022
RLR completeness (%): 97
Time span of metric data: 1965 – 2022
Metric completeness (%): 90
Date of last update: 01 Feb 2024

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)

Research Quality Data from UHSLC station 165: 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.1965 data supplied by C.S.I.R.O Tasmania

Documentation added 1996-05-17

Revised data for 1966-1986 received from the National Tidal Centre, Bureau of Meteorology, South Australia

Documentation added 2010-08-24

Data supplier has confirmed that from August 1984, tide gauge zero is Chart Datum. Benchmark A112 is 10.136 m above Chart Datum. RLR (2008) is defined as 12.7 m below A112.

Documentation added 2013-03-14

The reference datum changed from Chart Datum to Lowest Astronomical Tide (LAT) on 01/01/2008. The difference between the two is 0.26m the RLR factor has changed from 2.564m to 2.304m

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