Sealevel Station Catalog (SSC)
Station catalog metadata [edit][station overview]
SSC IDSSC-burn
Station NameBurnett Heads
CountryAustralia
Latitude-24.76666
Longitude152.38
DateLastModified2015-10-22 19:02:29
Linked codes
CodesLocationLatitudeLongitudeSensors
GLOSS: 59Burnett Heads (Bundaberg)-24.76666152.38Float
UHSLC: 332N/AN/A
PSMSL: 1154BUNDABERG, BURNETT HEADS-24.766667152.383333N/A
PSMSL: 1166BUNDABERG II-24.833333152.35N/A
SONEL_GPS: 2927BUNDABERG-24.90822900152.32100200N/A
SONEL_TG: 2816BUNDABERG-24.76700000152.38300000N/A
Distributed metadata source: GLOSS Station Handbook
Time Zone150E, GMT + 10hrs
OceanPacific
OperationalYes
Responsible countryAustralia
Data acquisition rate10 minute recording interval
Tide gauge benchmarksPSM 3853 Brass plug set in concrete kerb of the southern approach to the Bulk Sugar Wharf, Port Bundaberg
Benchmark relationshipsTide Gauge Zero (TGZ) = 5.721m below TGBM TGZ = 1.352m below Australian Height Datum (AHD) TGZ = 6.061m below TGBM down from 1/1/94 TGZ = 1.693m below AHD
Auxiliary benchmarksPSM 4504 Standard type brass plaque set in a concrete block beside pipes running from the Oil Terminal to the Oil Berth. PSM 4503 Standard type brass plaque set in a concrete block at the corner of Buss and Powers Streets. PSM 36119 Standard type brass plaque set in a concrete block inside the Bundaberg Molasses Terminal enclosure.
Other relevant informationFloat/stilling well gauges, different locations on same wharf 1960-1976. Float/stilling/well gauge on Tug Berth 1976-1979. Queensland Beach Protection Authority operate analogue and digital recorders at Burnett Heads 2.5km away. Geocentric measurement: Precise ephemeris, single point doppler fix PSM 43534 in 1981 approximately 6km from gauge.
Other relevant codesNTF port no. 59820, UHSLC 332
Nearest Met. stationBundaberg Post Office
Data availability
PSMSL Annual Mean Sea Level for '1154'
PSMSL Annual Mean Sea Level for '1166'