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The Battery, NY - Station ID: 8518750

Established:May 24 1920
Time Meridian:75° W
Present Installation:Sep 12 1989
Date Removed:N/A
Water Level Max (ref MHHW): 8.99 ft. (10/30/2012)
Water Level Min (ref MLLW): -4.29 ft. (02/02/1976)
Mean Range: 4.53 ft.
Diurnal Range: 5.06 ft.
Latitude40° 42.0' N
Longitude74° 0.8' W
NOAA Chart#:12335
Met Site Elevation:6.4 ft. above MSL
Today's Tides (LST/LDT)
graphical depiction of low tide
3:02 PM
low
2:55 AMlow-0.28 ft.
8:34 AMhigh4.75 ft.
3:02 PMlow-0.03 ft.
8:48 PMhigh5.49 ft.

Sensor Information


SensorSensor IDDCP#Sensor HeightStatus
Water LevelA11N/A Enabled
Air TempD1112.8 ft. above site elevation Enabled
Water TempE115.3 ft. below MLLW Enabled
Air PressureF1113.4 ft. above MSL Enabled
For questions about disabled sensors, please contact CO-OPS User Services.

Observations


How to reach: To reach the tidal bench marks from New Jersey, take exit 14-C on the New Jersey Turnpike for the Holland Tunnel to Manhattan, then take the Downtown exit to Broadway. Proceed south on Broadway to its end at The Battery. Turn onto State Street and proceed on State Street for 0.3 km (0.2 mi) to the U.S. Coast Guard Inspection Office. The bench marks are located in the area around Battery Park. The tide gage and staff are located on the pier behind the Inspection Office.

Products available at 8518750 The Battery, NY

Revised: 10/15/2013
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Web site owner: Center for Operational Oceanographic Products and Services