SOKCHO

Station Information

Station ID: 1365
Latitude: 38.207222
Longitude: 128.594167
Coastline code: 620
Station code: 71
Country: KOREA, REPUBLIC OF
Time span of data: 1974 – 2017
Completeness (%): 99
Date of last update: 03 May 2018

Green Arrow: Current Station
Yellow Marker: Neighbouring RLR Station
Red Marker: Neighbouring Metric 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.

Documentation added 1991-06-11

Sogcho 620/071 RLR(1978) is 13.4m below TBM No1

Documentation added 1993-02-26

gauge resited 1989

Documentation added 1993-07-12

Sogcho 620/071 RLR(1978) is 13.4m below TBM No1

Documentation added 1997-12-08

Type of tide gauge: OTT float

Documentation added 2012-07-30

At the request of the data suppliers, KHOA the name of this station has been
revised to Sokcho. The values for lat. and long. have also been revised.

Data Authority

Korea Hydrographic and Oceanographic Agency (KHOA)
351, Haeyang-ro
Yeongdo-gu
Busan
Republic of Korea

Documentation added 2000-10-11

The National Oceanographic Research Institute of Korea was
formerly (pre late-1990s) the Office of Hydrographic Affairs
(same address).

Documentation added 2018-05-17

KHOA was formerly the National Oceanographic Research Institute