Site details


Estuary Balcombe Creek Estuary
CMA Melbourne Water
Type Mouth Condition
Site code BaMC
Site name Balcombe Creek Mouth Condition Observation
Nearest road and town Esplanade, Mt Martha
Description Balcombe Bridge on Esplanade. 5th post in from southern end on beach side.
Site access Park at Balcombe Estuary Rotunda and follow signs and walking path to bridge.
Land use
  • Native Bushland
  • Recreational
Land use description Road and adjacent foreshore reserve.
Status Active
Observation history 10-03-2012 - 23-09-2018
Balcombe Creek Mouth Condition Observation



# Date Mouth state Flow Wind Beaufort Scale Sea State Water Level Start Water Level End High Tide Low Tide
#12418 23-09-2018 Open Out E Moderate breeze 4 Slight 2.4m 10:28am 0.9m 03:51am
#12395 26-08-2018 Open Out NW Gentle breeze 5 Moderate 0.8m 15:28pm 0.3m 08:37am
#12391 22-07-2018 Closed N/A N Moderate breeze 6 Rough 0.9m 09:56am 0.3m 03:50am
#12225 27-06-2018 Open In E Calm 1 Calm (glassy) 11:10am 11:10am 0.9m 14:52pm 0.3m 08:03am
#12168 27-05-2018 Open In Calm 1 Calm (glassy) 0.9m 13:00pm 0.3m 06:43am
#12170 22-04-2018 Closed N/A NW Gentle breeze 4 Slight 0.9m 06:35am 0.2m 13:34pm
#12175 24-03-2018 Closed N/A N Light Breeze
#12179 25-02-2018 Closed N/A S Gentle breeze 2 Calm (rippled) 0.4m 09:30am 0.4m 11:30am 0.9m 09:41am 0.2m 16:42pm
#12398 18-02-2018 Open In Light Breeze 0.4m 09:00am 0.4m 09:30am
#11953 28-01-2018 Open In Calm 1 Calm (glassy) 0.2m 11:00am 11:00am 06:00am


23-09-2018 #12418

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26-08-2018 #12395

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22-07-2018 #12391

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27-06-2018 #12225

27-05-2018 #12168

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22-04-2018 #12170

24-03-2018 #12175

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25-02-2018 #12179

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18-02-2018 #12398

28-01-2018 #11953

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