Site details

Overview

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 - 28-04-2019
BaMC
Balcombe Creek Mouth Condition Observation

Map

Observations

# Date Mouth state Flow Wind Beaufort Scale Sea State Water Level Start Water Level End High Tide Low Tide
#12898 28-04-2019 Closed N/A SW Moderate breeze 5 Moderate 0.8m 08:31am 0.5m 02:56am
#12792 24-03-2019 Closed N/A NW Light Air 3 Smooth 3.0m 03:58am 0.3m 10:08am
#12676 27-01-2019 Open In SW Moderate breeze 5 Moderate 0.9m 08:18am 0.2m 02:07am
#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

Snapshots

28-04-2019 #12898

24-03-2019 #12792

27-01-2019 #12676

Photopoint Bap1

23-09-2018 #12418

Photopoint Bap1
Photopoint Bap2

26-08-2018 #12395

Photopoint Bap1
Photopoint Bap2
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22-07-2018 #12391

Photopoint Bap1
Photopoint Bap2

27-06-2018 #12225

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