Hobart (Australia) Site History
|Latitude||42° 53.0' S|
|Longitude||147° 20.0' E|
|Contributor||(1985-1989) TOGA Sea Level Center
(1990-1995) Flinders University of South Australia
|Instrument Type||(1987-present) Float and stilling well gauge|
|Site of Gauge|
|Observational periods||1985 - present|
All data are referred to Tide Gauge Zero (TGZ) and linked into historic fixed benchmarks.
|MBH No. 17(SPM 194)
|Brass pin in concrete with steel cover box located at the north west corner of Watermens Dock.|
|Brass pin in concrete with steel cover box at west corner of junction of Elizabeth Street and Franklin Wharf.|
|Brass pin in concrete with steel cover box at north corner of junction of Brooke Street and Franklin Wharf.|
|Brass disc grouted in raised edge of concrete wharf by gauge.|
|Brass disc grouted in rock at rear of Salamanca Carpark.|
- TGZ = Local Chart Datum for both tide gauges, but with varying precision.
- TGZ = 3.061m below MBH No. 1
- TGZ = 1.200m below Australian Height Datum (Tasmania) AHD
The daily and monthly means do not reveal any obvious reference level shifts. The data appear to be of high quality with good timing.
|Year||CI(%)||QI(%)||Missing Data||Replaced Gaps or Bad Data||Questionable Fluctuations|