XIAMEN

Station Information

Station ID: 727
Latitude: 24.45
Longitude: 118.066667
GLOSS ID: 247
Coastline code: 610
Station code: 5
Country: CHINA
Time span of data: 1954 – 2004
Completeness (%): 99
Frequency Code: 24
Date of last update: 05 Nov 2007

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)

Research Quality Data from UHSLC station 376: hourly and daily

Station Documentation

Link to RLR information.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 27-NOV-91 :
RLR(1989) is 12.2m below TGBM 72831
=========================== BENCHMARK INFORMATION UPDATE ADDED 12-JUL-93 :
Xiamen 610/005 RLR(1989) is 12.2m below TGBM 72831
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 23-MAY-94 :
1992 data received from TOGA office
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 2000Oct03 :
"Xiamen" means "small gate", in the approaches to Shanghai.

Data Authority

National Oceanographic Data Centre
93 Liuwei Road
Hedong District, P.O. Box 74
Tianjin 300171
CHINA