Station Information

Station ID: 2074
Latitude: -20.016667
Longitude: 148.25
Coastline code: 680
Station code: 50
Time span of data: 1986 – 2022
Completeness (%): 96
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)

Nearby GNSS Stations from SONEL: MRT8

Station Documentation

Link to RLR information.

Documentation added 2011-10-18

Bowen II is a new station to PSMSL although data exists for Bowen id.676 for Oct.1951-Sept.1953. Data was downloaded from the National Tidal Centre,Australia. Dataset starts in Dec.1986. Because metadata was also available for this station we were ablLatest date to make it RLR. Datum referred to is Lowest Astronomical Tide (LAT). Benchmark is PSM 10009 8.689m above LAT.RLR factor is 5.311m.

Documentation added 2021-02-07

Latest data available for download from the NTC for station Bowen II is that for 2019.

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