Distributed metadata source: IOC Sea Level Station Monitoring Facility auct
GTS station code
GTS message type
Transmit interval (min)
Land Information New Zealand ( New Zealand )
Added to the system
Type of sensor
Sampling rate (min)
Units of measure
Distributed metadata source: GLOSS Station Handbook
180E, GMT + 12hrs
Tide gauge benchmarks
Auckland Harbour Board Benchmark (AHB BM), lead arrow on coping of sea wall near launch steps west of Ferry Buildings
Tide Gauge Zero (TGZ) = 5.005m below AHB BM
TGZ = 5.032m below BM CC 63
TGZ = 5.331m below BM CC 64
BM CC 63 Stainless steel pin near AHB BM
BM CC 64 Tide gauge room, shed 17, Queens Wharf (No longer exists 1992).
Other relevant information
Auckland Harbour Board are presently trialing a new tide gauge. The position and details will be supplied when operational. Both old and new gauges are maintained. A Munro clock/float gauge will be retained for the foreseeable future. The new gauge is a New Zealand made DSIR system, using a pressure transducer and data logger, with UHF telemetry to the Port Company Offices.
Other relevant codes
Distributed metadata source: PTWC COMP META file
IOC Sea Level Station Monitoring Facility - realtime graph for 'auct' PSMSL Annual Mean Sea Level for '150' PSMSL Annual Mean Sea Level for '217'