Part 2: Site Establishment and Operations WISBF GL 100.02–2013

Water Information Standards Business Forum - Bureau of Meteorology , 02 August, 2013


The purpose of this document is provide guidelines for recommended practice to
ensure the quality of data gathered from continuous monitoring hydrometric sites is
sufficient for the intended use.


This document provides guidelines for the establishment and operation of continuous monitoring hydrometric sites.


This guideline applies to the following types of hydrometric monitoring site categories:

  1. Surface water level, discharge, water quality
  2. Groundwater level, water quality
  3. Precipitation