Site details


Estuary Merri River Estuary
CMA Glenelg Hopkins CMA
Type Mouth Condition
Site code MMC1
Site name Sting Ray Bay
Nearest road and town Viaduct Road
Description Where the Merri River exits into Sting Ray Bay.
Site access Travel south down Pertobe Road, turn left at the roundabout on to Viaduct Rd and continue all the way down to the breakwater. Turn right and travelling back up Viaduct Rd along Stingray Bay and park and access stairs near Emergency Marker WCC112.
Land use
  • Native Bushland
  • Recreational
Land use description
Status Active
Observation history 27-10-2013 - 20-06-2020



# Date Mouth state Flow Wind Beaufort Scale Sea State Water Level Start Water Level End High Tide Low Tide
#13723 20-06-2020 Open Out N Moderate breeze 3 Smooth 0.4m 09:55am 0.6m 11:20am 1.2m 12:16pm 0.4m 04:44am
#13636 14-03-2020 Open Out SE High wind, moderate gale, near gale 7 Very Rough 1.0m 16:07pm 0.2m 09:11am
#13563 08-02-2020 Open Out SE Moderate breeze 5 Moderate 1.1m 01:50am 0.3m 18:19pm
#13500 11-01-2020 Open Out SW Fresh breeze 5 Moderate 1.2m 02:05am 0.2m 18:46pm
#13448 14-12-2019 Open Out W Moderate breeze 6 Rough 0.6m 09:35am 0.7m 12:00pm 0.6m 12:35pm 0.6m 09:24am
#13400 09-11-2019 Open Out W Fresh breeze 6 Rough 0.8m 11:08am 0.5m 18:07pm
#13396 12-10-2019 Open Out NW Moderate breeze 2 Calm (rippled)
#13317 14-09-2019 Open Out NW Gentle breeze 5 Moderate 1.0m 12:46pm 0.4m 06:18am
#13244 10-08-2019 Open Out SW High wind, moderate gale, near gale 8 High 0.9m 15:01pm 0.8m 09:45am
#13222 06-07-2019 Open Out NE Moderate breeze 4 Slight 1.2m 14:54pm 06:39am


20-06-2020 #13723

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14-03-2020 #13636

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08-02-2020 #13563

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11-01-2020 #13500

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14-12-2019 #13448

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09-11-2019 #13400

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12-10-2019 #13396

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14-09-2019 #13317

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10-08-2019 #13244

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06-07-2019 #13222

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