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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)
22ᄚ18'07" 114ᄚ10'27" 32
Hong Kong International Airport
(01/06/1997)
22ᄚ18'34" 113ᄚ55'19" 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)
22ᄚ29'36" 114ᄚ06'18" 11
Bluff Head
(01/01/1995)
22ᄚ11'51" 114ᄚ12'43" 94
Central Pier
(20/12/2005)
22ᄚ17'20" 114ᄚ09'21" 19
Cheung Chau
(30/03/1992)
22ᄚ12'04" 114ᄚ01'36" 72
Ching Pak House(Tsing Yi)
(01/07/1987)
22ᄚ20'53" 114ᄚ06'33" 122
Clear Water Bay
(20/12/2018)
22ᄚ15'48" 114ᄚ17'59" 66
Green Island
(11/09/1989)
22ᄚ17'06" 114ᄚ06'46" 88
Happy Valley
(01/12/2008)
22ᄚ16'14" 114ᄚ11'01" 5
Hong Kong Park
(04/09/2007)
22ᄚ16'42" 114ᄚ09'44" 26
Kai Tak
(04/09/1998)
22ᄚ18'35" 114ᄚ12'48" 3
Kai Tak Runway Park
(17/12/2014)
22ᄚ18'17" 114ᄚ13'2" 3.8
Kadoorie Farm and Botanic Garden
(01/12/2010)
22ᄚ25'58" 114ᄚ07'15" 307
Kat O
(01/01/1993)
22ᄚ32'11" 114ᄚ18'07" 10
Kau Sai Chau
(03/07/2008)
22ᄚ22'13" 114ᄚ18'45" 39
King's Park
(01/07/1992)
22ᄚ18'43" 114ᄚ10'22" 65
Kowloon City
(04/09/1998)
22ᄚ20'06" 114ᄚ11'05" 92
Kwun Tong
(21/10/2009)
22ᄚ19'07" 114ᄚ13'29" 90
Lamma Island
(25/07/2011)
22ᄚ13'34" 114ᄚ06'31" 7
Lau Fau Shan
(16/09/1985)
22ᄚ28'08" 113ᄚ59'01" 31
Nei Lak Shan
(12/02/1998)
22ᄚ15'48" 113ᄚ54'40" 747
New Tsing Yi Station
(23/08/2010)
22ᄚ20'39" 114ᄚ06'36" 8
Ngong Ping
(01/01/2002)
22ᄚ15'31" 113ᄚ54'46" 593
Pak Tam Chung (Tsak Yue Wu)
(01/10/1995)
22ᄚ24'10" 114ᄚ19'23" 5
Peng Chau
(01/06/2004)
22ᄚ17'28" 114ᄚ02'36" 34
Ping Chau
(01/01/1993)
22ᄚ32'48" 114ᄚ25'42" 29
Sai Kung
(03/03/1993)
22ᄚ22'32" 114ᄚ16'28" 4
Sha Lo Wan
(25/02/1993)
22ᄚ17'28" 113ᄚ54'25" 61
Sha Tin
(01/10/1984)
22ᄚ24'09" 114ᄚ12'36" 6
Sham Shui Po
(09/03/2010)
22ᄚ20'09" 114ᄚ08'13" 11
Shau Kei Wan
(17/09/2007)
22ᄚ16'54" 114ᄚ14'10" 53
Shek Kong
(04/11/1996)
22ᄚ26'10" 114ᄚ05'05" 16
Sheung Shui
(09/07/2004)
22ᄚ30'07" 114ᄚ06'40" 10
Stanley
(12/06/2009)
22ᄚ12'51" 114ᄚ13'07" 31
Ta Kwu Ling
(14/10/1985)
22ᄚ31'43" 114ᄚ09'24" 15
Tai Mei Tuk
(01/01/1993)
22ᄚ28'31" 114ᄚ14'15" 51
Tai Mo Shan
(20/12/1996)
22ᄚ24'38" 114ᄚ07'28" 955
Tai Po
(03/02/1999)
22ᄚ26'46" 114ᄚ10'44" 15
Tap Mun
(15/09/1993)
22ᄚ28'17" 114ᄚ21'38" 15
Tate's Cairn
(18/12/1997)
22ᄚ21'28" 114ᄚ13'04" 572
The Peak
(17/02/2003)
22ᄚ15'51" 114ᄚ09'18" 406
Tseung Kwan O
(01/12/1991)
22ᄚ18'57" 114ᄚ15'20" 38
Tsuen Wan
(25/04/2006)
22ᄚ23'01" 114ᄚ06'28" 142
Tsuen Wan Shing Mun Valley
(07/12/2010)
22ᄚ22'32" 114ᄚ07'36" 35
Tuen Mun Children and Juvenile Home
(01/01/2007)
22ᄚ23'09" 113ᄚ57'51" 28
Waglan Island
(22/08/1989)
22ᄚ10'56" 114ᄚ18'12" 56
Wetland Park
(10/11/2005)
22ᄚ28'00" 114ᄚ00'32" 4
Wong Chuk Hang
(01/08/1989)
22ᄚ14'52" 114ᄚ10'25" 5
Wong Tai Sin
(27/03/2009)
22ᄚ20'22" 114ᄚ12'19" 21
Yuen Long Park
(20/03/2015)
22ᄚ26'27" 114ᄚ01'06" 8
The automatic wind station at Tap Mun East started operation on 6 July 2017, and replaced the automatic wind station at Tap Mun on the same day.

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)
22ᄚ17'28" 113ᄚ52'56" 9
Automatic Weather Buoy No.8 (Hong Kong International Airport, East)
(01/01/2012)
22ᄚ18'21" 113ᄚ57'14" 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)
22ᄚ12'39" 114ᄚ01'45" 27
North Point
(04/09/1998)
22ᄚ17'40" 114ᄚ11'59" 26
Sha Chau
(22/11/1997)
22ᄚ20'45" 113ᄚ53'28" 31
Shell Oil Depot
(01/12/1992)
22ᄚ20'48" 114ᄚ05'11" 43
Siu Ho Wan
(08/09/1997)
22ᄚ18'21" 113ᄚ58'45" 15
Star Ferry(Kowloon)
(15/12/1987)
22ᄚ17'35" 114ᄚ10'07" 18
Tai Mo To
(17/10/1997)
22ᄚ19'47" 113ᄚ58'00" 15
Tai O
(24/05/2004)
22ᄚ15'22" 113ᄚ51'17" 105
Tai Po Kau
(01/12/2010)
22ᄚ26'33" 114ᄚ11'03" 11
Tuen Mun Government Offices
(23/10/1987)
22ᄚ23'26" 113ᄚ58'36" 69
Yi Tung Shan
(30/10/1997)
22ᄚ15'33" 113ᄚ57'51" 752
Tap Mun East
(06/07/2017)
22ᄚ28'06" 114ᄚ21'47" 48

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)
22ᄚ27'00" 114ᄚ03'11" 3
Cape D'Aguilar
(31/03/1985)
22ᄚ12'34" 114ᄚ15'18" 45
Discovery Bay
(30/12/1984)
22ᄚ17'29" 114ᄚ00'33" 106
Po Pin Chau
(06/06/2014)
22ᄚ21'42" 114ᄚ22'17" 68
Lok Ma Chau
(30/06/1985)
22ᄚ30'42" 114ᄚ04'49" 67
Ngong Ping Fresh Water Reservoir
(01/09/2006)
22ᄚ15'20" 113ᄚ54'41" 479
Quarry Bay
(30/04/1992)
22ᄚ17'28" 114ᄚ12'48" 7
Sai Kung Sam Yuk Middle School
(30/06/1985)
22ᄚ18'27" 114ᄚ17'13" 122
Sha Tau Kok
(30/12/1984)
22ᄚ32'15" 114ᄚ12'39" 39
Tai Mei Tuk Pumping Station
(30/06/1985)
22ᄚ28'42" 114ᄚ14'20" 24
Tai Po Wong Shiu Chi Secondary School
(30/12/1984)
22ᄚ26'44" 114ᄚ10'18" 23
Tap Shek Kok
(30/12/1984)
22ᄚ22'45" 113ᄚ55'12" 28
Tsim Bei Tsui
(30/12/1984)
22ᄚ29'11" 114ᄚ00'42" 8
Tuen Mun Reservior
(01/01/2016)
22ᄚ24'27" 113ᄚ59'14" 98
Tai Tan Camp
(01/04/2017)
22ᄚ26'07" 114ᄚ20'03" 19

Tide Gauge Stations
(Date of first operation)
Location
Latitude N Longitude E
Tsim Bei Tsui
(01/01/2014)
22ᄚ29'14" 114ᄚ00'51"
Quarry Bay
(01/01/1986)
22ᄚ17'28" 114ᄚ12'48"
Shek Pik
(01/01/1998)
22ᄚ13'13" 113ᄚ53'40"
Tai Miu Wan
(01/01/1996)
22ᄚ16'11" 114ᄚ17'19"
Tai Po Kau
(01/01/1963)
22ᄚ26'33" 114ᄚ11'02"
Waglan Island
(01/01/1976)
22ᄚ10'59" 114ᄚ18'10"

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)
22ᄚ16'53" 114ᄚ10'16" 378
Cheung Sha Wan
(15/08/1988 - 17/12/2010)
22ᄚ19'58" 114ᄚ09'14" 30
Kat O Fisheries Research Sub-Station
(30/06/1985 - 31/12/2008)
22ᄚ32'10" 114ᄚ08'07" 10
Yau Yat Chuen
(30/10/1998 - 31/12/2007)
22ᄚ19'57" 114ᄚ10'21" 64
Leung Shuen Wan
(30/09/1985 - 30/03/2014)
22ᄚ21'07" 114ᄚ21'11" 23
Automatic Weather Buoy No.3 (Hong Kong International Airport, East)
(28/01/2003 - 11/04/2012)
22ᄚ19'11" 113ᄚ57'41" 9
North Point (Tide Station)
(01/01/1954 - 31/12/1985)
22ᄚ18' 114ᄚ12'
Sham Wat
(14/08/1998 - 14/04/2014)
22ᄚ16'07" 113ᄚ53'13" 13
Yuen Long
(30/06/1985 - 31/12/2015)
22ᄚ25'08" 113ᄚ59'46" 102
Pak Tam Au
(30/12/1984 - 28/12/2017)
22ᄚ24'47" 114ᄚ19'47" 106
Last revision date: <24 Jan 2019>