Station Information

Station ID: 834
Latitude: -33.323444
Longitude: 115.659972
Coastline code: 680
Station code: 461
Time span of data: 1957 – 2022
Completeness (%): 93
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.

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. Data up to 1963 supplied by the Australian Ocean Data Centre, N.S.W.

Documentation added 1996-05-20

Revised data for 1963-1985 received from authority the National Tidal Centre, Bureau of Meteorology, South Australia

Documentation added 2010-09-14

Station originally located in outer harbour at 33° 18' 34.8" S, 115° 38' 28.1" E Relocated to inner harbour in September 2001

Documentation added 2010-09-14

Supplier has confirmed that for all metric data, tide gauge zero is Chart Datum. At previous location primary benchmark A103 was 3.951 m above Chart Datum. Primary benchmark Tidal BM 2001 is 3.939 m above Chart Datum. RLR (2008) defined as 10.2 m below Tidal BM 2001.

Documentation added 2011-10-18

Using data from the National Tidal Centre, Australia benchmark A426 3.698m above CD has been added to the RLR diagram.

Documentation added 2013-08-20

When recently downloaded from the NTC website the data up to 2009 had an offset of 70mm. The owning authority had adjusted the historic data to agree with the data values following the revision of the datum to LAT. The RLR factor for the data up to 2009 has been adjusted to accomodate this.

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