Station Information

Station ID: 1263
Latitude: 34.608333
Longitude: 138.222222
Coastline code: 642
Station code: 124
Country: JAPAN
Time span of data: 1970 – 2016
Completeness (%): 99
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.

Additional Data Sources (guide to additional data sources)

Nearby Real Time Stations from VLIZ: omae

Station Documentation

Link to RLR information.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 11-JUN-91 :
Omaezaki II 642/124 RLR(1974) is 9.5m below Attached BM
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 22-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. 70km east of the Oshika Peninsula of Tohoku. It was the most powerful earthquake to hit Japan and triggered a tsunami with waves up to 40.5m high and travelling up to 10km inland.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 30-Jan-2013 :
The RLR factor for data 2000 onwards had been wrongly calculated at 5.209m Value should be 5.309m - the data has now been adjusted.

Data Authority

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