Station Information

Station ID: 1841
Latitude: -17.755333
Longitude: 168.307694
Coastline code: 741
Station code: 2
Country: VANUATU
Time span of data: 1993 – 2023
Completeness (%): 97
Link to ellipsoid: Available
Date of last update: 05 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)

Nearby GNSS Stations from SONEL: PTVL, VANU
Nearby Real Time Stations from VLIZ: vanu
Fast Delivery Data from UHSLC station 46: hourly and daily
Research Quality Data from UHSLC station 46: hourly and daily

Station Documentation

Link to RLR information.

Documentation added 1998-01-13

National Tidal Facility SEAFRAME station

Documentation added 2002-10-16

Approx. 11cm rise in sea level 2nd Jan 2002 following earthquake.

Documentation added 2010-09-20

Benchmark VAN 1 is 2.854m above TGZ (ORSTOM) RLR (2008) has been defined as 8.9m below VAN 1

Documentation added 2011-03-15

From data available from the VLIZ site in Ostende a tsunami can be seen 29-30 September 2009.

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