KO LAU WAN

WARNING: METRIC STATION
THIS IS NOT RESEARCH QUALITY DATA.
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
Frequency Code: 24
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 2002Jan09 :
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.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 21-AUG-97 :
station was closed in July 1995

Data Authority

Hong Kong Observatory
134A Nathan Road
Kowloon
HONG KONG

=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 2000Jun08 :
The Hong Kong Observatory was formerly known as the Royal Observatory.