GLOSS Station Handbook

Station information sheet

GLOSS number308
Station name


Time zone142.5E, GMT + 9.5hrs
Latitude (+ve N)-32.15
Longitude (+ve E)133.64
Observation period(s)Analogue float gauge 1964-1993 Acoustic gauge 1992-
Responsible countryAustralia
Authority responsible
for tide gauge
National Tidal Centre, Australia (see GLOSS Contact Points).
GLOSS contactAustralia
Committed to GLOSSYes
Location mapView location map for GLOSS station Thevenard   View location map for GLOSS station Thevenard
Digital dataYes
Additional parametersbarometric pressure, water/air temperature, wind speed and direction
Data acquisition rate6 minute interval
Real-time data availableYes
Additional parameters (real-time)barometric pressure, water/air temperature, wind speed and direction
Tide gauge benchmarksBM 1476 = Coastal array primary deep Bench Mark near Harbour Master's Office 3D 4.478m above Australian Height Datum (AHD)
Benchmark relationshipsChart Datum = 0.993m below Australian Height Datum (AHD)
Auxiliary benchmarksTie bolt BM BM 1476 NMV/E/64 NMV/E/18 NMV/E/19 5633/1591 3D SEAFRAME Sensor BM = 4.497m AHD BM 1477 3D Coastal Array BM = 4.644m AHD BM 1153 3D Datum for AHD Heights = 2.935m AHD
Data at PSMSL 
Annual MSL (RLR) dataDownload annual MSL (RLR) data for Thevenard
Annual MSL (RLR) plotView annual MSL (RLR) plot for Thevenard
MSL methodHourly means
PSMSL code386
Other relevant codesNTF port no. 62000
Additional information 
Other relevant informationPSMSL also hold data from another gauge at Thevenard (PSMSL Code 680/440 1966-1990).
Last updated2002-10-16

Related BODC pages

Sea level portal      World Ocean Circulation Experiment (WOCE) — Sea  level
UK Tide Gauge Network     Climate Variability and Predictability (CLIVAR)
GLOSS project page  


Related external links

Global Sea Level Observing System (GLOSS)     Permanent Service for Mean Sea Level (PSMSL)
University of Hawai`i Sea Level Centre (UHSLC)  World Ocean Circulation Experiment (WOCE)


Permanent Service for Mean Sea Level (PSMSL) Global Sea Level Observing System (GLOSS) Station Handbook Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC)