Station Information

Station ID: 319
Latitude: -28.866667
Longitude: 153.583333
Coastline code: 680
Station code: 81
Time span of RLR data: 1959 – 1964
RLR completeness (%): 74
Time span of metric data: 1928 – 1966
Metric completeness (%): 42
Date of last update: 01 Jan 1980

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.

Station Documentation

Link to RLR information.

Documentation added 1991-06-11

Ballina 680/081 RLR(1964) is 9.2m below BMNo1

Documentation added 1995-05-02

Station density along some sections of the Australian coast has meant that station codes 601 onwards have been reordered compared to those in earlier versions of the PSMSL data set. The Tide Gauge is affected by flood flows in Richmond River.

Documentation added 2012-09-24

This is an Historic station last data 1964. Previously this station was flagged. The station flag has now been removed as the data seems good.

Data Authority

Department of Public Works
Phillip Street
N.S.W. 2000