Station Information

Station ID: 835
Latitude: -17.5
Longitude: 140.833333
Coastline code: 680
Station code: 18
Time span of RLR data: 1985 – 2022
RLR completeness (%): 95
Time span of metric data: 1957 – 2022
Metric completeness (%): 61
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.

Documentation added 1998-01-15

Data up to 1985 received from authority Queensland D.O.T

Documentation added 2010-08-23

Supplying authority have confirmed that measurement datum for data from 1985 is LAT, and primary benchmark PSM 10222 is 6.808 m above LAT. RLR (2008) defined as 11.6 m below PSM 10222

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