KOBE

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Station Information

Station ID: 846
Latitude: 34.683333
Longitude: 135.183333
Coastline code: 643
Station code: 24
Country: JAPAN
Time span of data: 1957 – 1992
Completeness (%): 97
Date of last update: 21 Feb 1997

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 - date unknown

Station moved - new data held in station 643/025

Documentation added 1993-07-12

Kobe 643/024 RLR(1968) is 8.8m below Attached BM

Documentation added 1994-07-15

See comments for Osaka (643/021) and see also those of Emery and Aubrey (Sea Levels, Land Levels and Tide Gauges) 1991 (Springer-Verlag) on subsidence in the Osaka-Kobe area.

Documentation added 1997-02-21

February 1997: data 1984-92 recoded as 643/024 (from 643/025)on advice of authority

Documentation added 2002-03-26

Kobe gauge replaced 1st January 1984.

Documentation added 2002-03-26

Kobe ceased operating 1992 and was replaced by Kobe II (643/025).

Data Authority

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