NOAA Web Site Link Tides and Currents Home Page Transparent placeholder image

Ship Island, Mississippi Sound, MS - Station ID: 8744756

Established:Aug 17, 1979
Time Meridian:90° W
Present Installation:Jul 13, 2011
Date Removed:2011-11-30
Water Level Max (ref MHHW):N/A
Water Level Min (ref MLLW):N/A
Mean Range:1.49 ft.
Diurnal Range:1.6 ft.
Latitude30° 12.8' N
Longitude88° 58.3' W
NOAA Chart#:11372
Met Site Elevation: ft. above
Today's Tides (LST/LDT)
graphical depiction of low tide
2:43 PM
high
2:43 PMhigh 1.2 ft.

How to reach: To reach the tidal bench marks from the Gulfport Small Craft Harbor, proceed by boat on a heading of 145 magnetic degrees for 19.1 km (10.3 nm) to the west end of Ship Island where the National Park Service (NPS) maintains a pier. The bench marks are along the north-south walkway and east of the concession stand. The tide gage and staff were at the north end of the pier.

Products available at 8744756 Ship Island, Mississippi Sound, MS

Revised: 08/08/2018
NOAA / National Ocean Service
Web site owner: Center for Operational Oceanographic Products and Services