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Manned Weather Station
(Date of first operation)
Location Elevation of ground above mean sea-level (metres) Meteorological Element
Latitude
N
Longitude
E
Wind Temp Wet-bulb
Temp
Dew Point
Temp
Relative Humidity Pressure Rainfall Cloud Amount Sunshine Solar Radiation Visibility
Hong Kong Observatory
(01/01/1884)
2218'07" 11410'27" 32
Hong Kong International Airport
(01/06/1997)
2218'34" 11355'19" 6
The Hong Kong Observatory Headquarters had been the reference synoptic station for Hong Kong since weather observations began in 1884. It was replaced by the King's Park Meteorological 23 Station on 1 July 1992. The Hong Kong International Airport became the reference synoptic station for Hong Kong on 1 April 2000.

Automatic Weather Station
(Date of first operation)
Location Elevation of ground above mean sea-level (metres) Meteorological Element
Latitude
N
Longitude
E
Wind Temp Wet-bulb
Temp
Dew Point
Temp
Relative Humidity Pressure Rainfall Cloud Amount Sunshine Solar Radiation Visibility
Beas River
(06/12/2012)
2229'36" 11406'18" 11
Bluff Head
(13/03/1989)
2211'51" 11412'43" 94
Central Pier
(20/12/2005)
2217'20" 11409'21" 19
Cheung Chau
(30/03/1992)
2212'04" 11401'36" 72
Ching Pak House(Tsing Yi)
(01/07/1987)
2220'53" 11406'33" 122
Green Island
(11/09/1989)
2217'06" 11406'46" 88
Happy Valley
(01/12/2008)
2216'14" 11411'01" 5
Hong Kong Park
(04/09/2007)
2216'42" 11409'44" 26
Kai Tak
(04/09/1998)
2218'35" 11412'48" 3
Kai Tak Runway Park
(17/12/2014)
2218'17" 11413'2" 3.8
Kadoorie Farm and Botanic Garden
(01/12/2010)
2225'58" 11407'15" 307
Kat O
(01/01/1993)
2232'11" 11418'07" 10
Kau Sai Chau
(03/07/2008)
2222'13" 11418'45" 39
King's Park
(01/07/1992)
2218'43" 11410'22" 65
Kowloon City
(04/09/1998)
2220'06" 11411'05" 92
Kwun Tong
(21/10/2009)
2219'07" 11413'29" 90
Lamma Island
(25/07/2011)
2213'34" 11406'31" 7
Lau Fau Shan
(16/09/1985)
2228'08" 11359'01" 31
Nei Lak Shan
(12/02/1998)
2215'48" 11354'40" 747
New Tsing Yi Station
(23/08/2010)
2220'39" 11406'36" 8
Ngong Ping
(01/01/2002)
2215'31" 11354'46" 593
Pak Tam Chung (Tsak Yue Wu)
(01/10/1995)
2224'10" 11419'23" 5
Peng Chau
(01/06/2004)
2217'28" 11402'36" 34
Ping Chau
(01/01/1993)
2232'48" 11425'42" 29
Sai Kung
(03/03/1993)
2222'32" 11416'28" 4
Sha Lo Wan
(25/02/1993)
2217'28" 11354'25" 61
Sha Tin
(01/10/1984)
2224'09" 11412'36" 6
Sham Shui Po
(09/03/2010)
2220'09" 11408'13" 11
Shau Kei Wan
(17/09/2007)
2216'54" 11414'10" 53
Shek Kong
(04/11/1996)
2226'10" 11405'05" 16
Sheung Shui
(09/07/2004)
2230'07" 11406'40" 10
Stanley
(12/06/2009)
2212'51" 11413'07" 31
Ta Kwu Ling
(14/10/1985)
2231'43" 11409'24" 15
Tai Mei Tuk
(01/01/1993)
2228'31" 11414'15" 51
Tai Mo Shan
(20/12/1996)
2224'38" 11407'28" 955
Tai Po
(03/02/1999)
2226'46" 11410'44" 15
Tap Mun
(15/09/1993)
2228'17" 11421'38" 15
Tate's Cairn
(18/12/1997)
2221'28" 11413'04" 575
The Peak
(17/02/2003)
2215'51" 11409'18" 406
Tseung Kwan O
(01/12/1991)
2218'57" 11415'20" 38
Tsuen Wan
(25/04/2006)
2223'01" 11406'28" 142
Tsuen Wan Shing Mun Valley
(07/12/2010)
2222'32" 11407'36" 35
Tuen Mun Children and Juvenile Home
(01/01/2007)
2223'09" 11357'51" 28
Waglan Island
(22/08/1989)
2210'56" 11418'12" 56
Wetland Park
(10/11/2005)
2228'00" 11400'32" 4
Wong Chuk Hang
(01/08/1989)
2214'52" 11410'25" 5
Wong Tai Sin
(27/03/2009)
2220'22" 11412'19" 21
Yuen Long Park
(20/03/2015)
2226'27" 11401'06" 8

Automatic Weather Buoy
(Date of first operation)
Location Elevation of ground above mean sea-level (metres) Meteorological Element
Latitude
N
Longitude
E
Wind Temp Wet-bulb
Temp
Dew Point
Temp
Relative Humidity Pressure Rainfall Cloud Amount Sunshine Solar Radiation Visibility
Automatic Weather Buoy No.2 (Hong Kong International Airport, West)
(16/08/2002)
2217'28" 11352'56" 9
Automatic Weather Buoy No.8 (Hong Kong International Airport, East)
(01/01/2012)
2218'21" 11357'14" 9

Automatic Wind Station
(Date of first operation)
Location Elevation of anemometer above mean sea-level (metres)
Latitude N Longitude E
Cheung Chau Beach
(14/09/2009)
2212'39" 11401'45" 27
North Point
(04/09/1998)
2217'40" 11411'59" 26
Sha Chau
(22/11/1997)
2220'45" 11353'28" 31
Shell Oil Depot
(01/12/1992)
2220'48" 11405'11" 43
Siu Ho Wan
(08/09/1997)
2218'21" 11358'45" 15
Star Ferry(Kowloon)
(15/12/1987)
2217'35" 11410'07" 18
Tai Mo To
(17/10/1997)
2219'47" 11358'00" 15
Tai O
(24/05/2004)
2215'22" 11351'17" 105
Tai Po Kau
(01/12/2010)
2226'33" 11411'03" 11
Tuen Mun Government Offices
(23/10/1987)
2223'26" 11358'36" 69
Yi Tung Shan
(30/10/1997)
2215'33" 11357'51" 752

Automatic Rainfall Station
(Date of first operation)
Location Elevation of anemometer above mean sea-level (metres)
Latitude N Longitude E
Au Tau
(30/06/1985)
2227'00" 11403'11" 3
Cape D'Aguilar
(31/03/1985)
2212'34" 11415'18" 45
Discovery Bay
(30/12/1984)
2217'29" 11400'33" 106
Po Pin Chau
(06/06/2014)
2221'42" 11422'17" 68
Lok Ma Chau
(30/06/1985)
2230'42" 11404'49" 67
Ngong Ping Fresh Water Reservoir
(01/09/2006)
2215'20" 11354'41" 479
Pak Tam Au
(30/12/1984)
2224'47" 11419'47" 106
Quarry Bay
(30/04/1992)
2217'28" 11412'48" 7
Sai Kung Sam Yuk Middle School
(30/06/1985)
2218'27" 11417'13" 122
Sha Tau Kok
(30/12/1984)
2232'15" 11412'39" 39
Tai Mei Tuk Pumping Station
(30/06/1985)
2228'42" 11414'20" 24
Tai Po Wong Shiu Chi Secondary School
(30/12/1984)
2226'44" 11410'18" 23
Tap Shek Kok
(30/12/1984)
2222'45" 11355'12" 28
Tsim Bei Tsui
(30/12/1984)
2229'11" 11400'42" 8
Tuen Mun Reservior
(01/01/2016)
2224'27" 11359'14" 98

Tide Gauge Stations
(Date of first operation)
Location
Latitude N Longitude E
Tsim Bei Tsui
(01/01/2014)
2229'14" 11400'51"
Quarry Bay
(01/01/1986)
2217'28" 11412'48"
Shek Pik
(01/01/1998)
2213'13" 11353'40"
Tai Miu Wan
(01/01/1996)
2216'11" 11417'19"
Tai Po Kau
(01/01/1963)
2226'23" 11411'02"
Waglan Island
(01/01/1976)
2210'59" 11418'10"

Terminated Weather/Tide Station
(Periods of operation)
Location Elevation of ground above mean sea-level (metres) Meteorological Element
Latitude
N
Longitude
E
Wind Temp Wet-bulb
Temp
Dew Point
Temp
Relative Humidity Pressure Rainfall Cloud Amount Sunshine Solar Radiation Visibility
Central Plaza
(04/05/1993 - 31/12/2007)
2216'53" 11410'16" 378
Cheung Sha Wan
(15/08/1988 - 17/12/2010)
2219'58" 11409'14" 30
Kat O Fisheries Research Sub-Station
(30/06/1985 - 31/12/2008)
2232'10" 11408'07" 10
Yau Yat Chuen
(30/10/1998 - 31/12/2007)
2219'57" 11410'21" 64
Leung Shuen Wan
(30/09/1985 - 30/03/2014)
2221'07" 11421'11" 23
Automatic Weather Buoy No.3 (Hong Kong International Airport, East)
(28/01/2003 - 11/04/2012)
2219'11" 11357'41" 9
North Point (Tide Station)
(01/01/1954 - 31/12/1985)
2218' 11412'
Sham Wat
(14/08/1998 - 01/04/2014)
2216'07" 11353'13" 13
Yuen Long
(30/06/1985 - 31/12/2015)
2225'08" 11359'46" 102
Last revision date: <21 Sep 2017>