NOAA Tides


The noaa_tides sensor platform uses details from NOAA Tides and Currents to provide information about the prediction for the tides for any location in the United States.

Setup

This sensor requires the use of a NOAA station ID. Search NOAA Tide Predictions to find a location. Use the ID from the search results in your configuration. Alternatively, you can determine a station ID from a URL. For example, 8721164 in the following URL: https://tidesandcurrents.noaa.gov/noaatidepredictions.html?id=8721164

Configuration

To use this sensor, add the following to your configuration.yaml file:

# Example configuration.yaml entry
sensor:
  - platform: noaa_tides
    station_id: 8721164

Configuration Variables

station_idstringRequired

ID of the station you’d like to track from https://tidesandcurrents.noaa.gov/tide_predictions.html.

namestring(Optional, default: NOAA Tides.)

User-supplied sensor name.

time_zonelist(Optional)

User-selected timezone.

Default:

Local Standard Time/Local Daylight Time.

gmt

Greenwich Mean Time.

lst

Local Standard Time. The time local to the requested station.

lst_ldt

Local Standard/Local Daylight Time. The time local to the requested station.

unit_systemstring(Optional)

Specify the unit system. Use metric (Celsius, meters, cm/s) or english (fahrenheit, feet, knots) units.

Default:

Defaults to metric or imperial based on the Home Assistant configuration.