Station Information

Station ID: 1675
Latitude: 36.406389
Longitude: 126.486111
Coastline code: 620
Station code: 17
Time span of data: 1986 – 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

Kojong 620/017 RLR(1987) is 16.9m below TBM No1

Documentation added 1993-07-12

Kojong 620/017 RLR(1987) is 16.9m below TBM No1

Documentation added 1997-12-05

station renamed Poryong, previously known as Kojong

Documentation added 1997-12-08

Type of tide gauge: OTT float

Documentation added 2012-07-30

At the request of the data suppliers, KHOA the name for this station has
been revised to Boryeong. The values for lat. and long. have also been revised.

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