Site details

Overview

Estuary Merricks Creek Estuary
CMA Melbourne Water
Type Mouth Condition
Site code MeMC
Site name Merricks Creek Estuary Mouth Observation Site
Nearest road and town Parklands Avenue, Somers
Description Observations are taken from the top of the rock wall on the Somers side of the estuary.
Site access Park along The Promenade, Somers. There is a beach access track to the mouth of the estuary.
Land use
  • Urban Industrial
Land use description
Status Active
Observation history 07-03-2016 - 05-08-2019

Map

Observations

# Date Mouth state Flow Wind Beaufort Scale Sea State Water Level Start Water Level End High Tide Low Tide
#13230 05-08-2019 Open Out N Light Breeze 3 Smooth 0.8m 08:55am 1.0m 15:56pm 3.2m 15:56pm 0.4m 08:55am
#13174 01-07-2019 Open Out NW Light Breeze 3 Smooth 1.0m 10:45am 0.6m 16:03pm 2.7m 10:45am 1.5m 16:03pm
#13106 03-06-2019 Closed N/A S Fresh breeze 5 Moderate 1.3m 13:55pm 1.3m 14:15pm 2.8m 12:29pm 1.4m 18:03pm
#12904 06-05-2019 Closed N/A SE Light Breeze 3 Smooth 1.3m 09:30am 1.3m 10:30am 2.9m 13:54pm 0.7m 06:52am
#12801 01-04-2019 Open Out SE Light Air 3 Smooth 0.7m 08:58am 0.7m 15:02pm 2.3m 08:58am 0.9m 15:02pm
#12736 04-03-2019 Open Out SW Gentle breeze 3 Smooth 0.4m 10:35am 0.3m 14:15pm 2.2m 10:35am 0.9m 16:49pm
#12681 04-02-2019 Open Out S Gentle breeze 4 Slight 0.5m 07:30am 0.5m 12:20pm 2.3m 12:20pm 1.3m 06:18am
#12627 07-01-2019 Open Out S Light Air 3 Smooth 0.5m 07:57am 0.6m 13:54pm 2.4m 13:54pm 1.1m 07:57am
#12564 03-12-2018 Closed N/A SW Moderate breeze 4 Slight 1.4m 09:15am 1.4m 10:30am 2.7m 08:44am 0.7m 14:37pm
#12486 05-11-2018 Closed N/A N Light Air 1 Calm (glassy) 1.2m 10:07am 1.2m 15:55pm 2.6m 10:07am 0.9m 15:55pm
#12429 01-10-2018 Open Out S Light Air 3 Smooth 1.1m 10:00am 1.1m 16:19pm 2.8m 16:19pm 0.8m 10:06am
#12370 03-09-2018 Open Out SE Light Air 2 Calm (rippled) 0.7m 11:00am 0.8m 17:16pm 2.8m 17:17pm 0.9m 11:00am

Snapshots

05-08-2019 #13230

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01-07-2019 #13174

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03-06-2019 #13106

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06-05-2019 #12904

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01-04-2019 #12801

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04-03-2019 #12736

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04-02-2019 #12681

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07-01-2019 #12627

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03-12-2018 #12564

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05-11-2018 #12486

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01-10-2018 #12429

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03-09-2018 #12370

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