NAGOYA II

Station Information

Station ID: 1488
Latitude: 35.091389
Longitude: 136.880833
Coastline code: 642
Station code: 132
Country: JAPAN
Time span of data: 1979 – 2017
Completeness (%): 99
Date of last update: 21 Feb 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 2001-02-23

Nagoya II 642/132 RLR(1994) is 9.1m below Attached BM

Documentation added 2002-03-26

Nagoya II replaced Nagoya I April 1979.

Documentation added 2003-11-20

Datum 1998 is 2.045m below Tokyo Peil. Datum 1999 is 2.041m below Tokyo Peil.

Documentation added 2012-02-22

A massive earthquake magnitude 9.0 occurred at 14.46 JST (05.46 UTC) on Friday 11th March 2011 with the epicentre situated approx. 70km east of the Oshika Peninsula of Tohoku. It was the largest ever earthquake to hit Japan triggering a tsunami with waves of up to 40.5m high and travelling inland up to 10km.

Documentation added 2013-01-30

When Tokyo Peil was added to the RLR diagram in 2003 the relationship between Tokyo Peil and the datum was drawn as 2.061m. The correct figure is 2.041m see letter of 16th Dec.2002. When this was corrected the RLR factors changed from 1998 value of 4.961m to 4.941m and 1999 onwards value from 4.965m to 4.945m. The data has been adjusted

Data Authority

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