KO LAU WAN

WARNING: METRIC STATION
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USE WITH EXTREME CAUTION.

Station Information

Station ID: 1689
Latitude: 22.466667
Longitude: 114.366667
Coastline code: 611
Station code: 13
Country: HONG KONG
Time span of data: 1986 – 1995
Completeness (%): 69
Date of last update: 16 Apr 1996

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

=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 21-Aug-1997
station was closed in July 1995
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 09-Jan-2002
For an analysis of sea level changes in Hong Kong, see
"Sea level changes in Hong Kong from tide gauge measurements"
by X.Ding et al., Journal of Geodesy, 74, 683-689, 2001 and
"Long-term sea-level changes in Hong Kong from tide-gauge
records" by X.Ding et al., Journal of Coastal Research,
17, 749-754, 2001.

Data Authority

Hong Kong Observatory
134A Nathan Road
Kowloon
HONG KONG

=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 08-Jun-2000
The Hong Kong Observatory was formerly known as the Royal Observatory.