GLOSS Station Handbook

GLOSS Station Handbook – Thevenard

The GLOSS Station Handbook is currently being re-designed and upgraded.

Until a new version is available, the tide gauge station list below from the last version of the Handbook provides links to further details about each tide gauge in the GLOSS Core Network. Click the GLOSS number buttons to view the information. Click column headings to sort the table.

Station information

General
Gloss number308
Station nameThevenard
CountryAustralia
Time zone142.5E, GMT + 9.5hrs
Latitude (+ve N)-32.15
Longitude (+ve E)133.64
OceanSouthern
Observation periodsAnalogue float gauge 1964-1993
Acoustic gauge 1992-
Responsible countryAustralia
Authority responsible for tide gaugeNational Tidal Centre, Australia (see GLOSS Contact Points).
GLOSS contactAustralia
Committed to GLOSSYes
OperationalYes
Location map
Instrumentation
FloatYes
PressureNo
BubblerNo
AcousticYes
RadarNo
Data
Digital dataYes
Aditional parametersbarometric pressure, water/air temperature, wind speed and direction
Data acquisition rate6 minute interval
Real-time data availableYes
Additional parameters (real-time)None
Benchmarks
Tide gauge benchmarkBM 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) dataRLR 386
Annual MSL (RLR) plot
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 updated16 October 2002