SAIGO

Station Information

Station ID: 1095
Latitude: 36.201389
Longitude: 133.331111
Coastline code: 647
Station code: 43
Country: JAPAN
Time span of data: 1965 – 2016
Completeness (%): 100
Frequency Code: 24
Date of last update: 08 Feb 2017

Green Arrow: Current Station
Yellow Marker: Neighbouring RLR Station

Please note: In many cases, the station position in our database is accurate to only one minute. Thus, the tide gauge may not appear to be on the coast.

Station Documentation

Link to RLR information.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 11-JUN-91 :
Saigo 647/043 RLR(1976) is 8.5m below Attached BM 2063
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 2003Nov20 :
Datum 1999 is 1.066m below Tokyo Peil.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 21-Feb-2012 :
A massive earthquake magnitude 9.0 occurred at 14.46 JST (05.46 UTC) on Friday 11th March 2011 with the epicentre approx. 70 km east of the Oshika Peninsula of Tohoku. It was the most powerful earthquake known to hit Japan and triggered a tsunami with waves up to 40.5m and travelling up to 10 km inland.

Data Authority

Marine Department
Japan Meteorological Agency
Ote-machi, Chiyoda-ku
Tokyo
JAPAN