Station Information

Station ID: 1155
Latitude: 34.747222
Longitude: 127.765556
Coastline code: 620
Station code: 36
Time span of data: 1966 – 2022
Completeness (%): 98
Date of last update: 12 Jun 2023

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 1991-06-11

Yosu 620/036 RLR(1966) is 11.1m below TBM No2

Documentation added 2012-07-30

At the request of the data supplier, KHOA the name of this station has been
changed to Yeosu. The values for lat. and long, have also been revised.
Tide gauge is a MIROS radar gauge

Documentation added 2012-08-15

When preparing the RLR diagram to be displayed on the PSMSL website it was
noted that the data for 1966-1969 was not RLR. There are no problems with
the data for this period so the whole dataset 1966 onwards is now RLR.

Data Authority

Korea Hydrographic and Oceanographic Agency (KHOA)
351, Haeyang-ro
Republic of Korea

Documentation added 2000-10-11

The National Oceanographic Research Institute of Korea was
formerly (pre late-1990s) the Office of Hydrographic Affairs
(same address).

Documentation added 2018-05-17

KHOA was formerly the National Oceanographic Research Institute