Chendering (Malaysia) Site History

Site History

Station Name Chendering
Country Malaysia
Latitude 05° 16.0' N
Longitude 103° 11.0' E
GLOSS No. 293
Contributor Dept. of Survey and Mapping
Jalan Gurney
50578 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Instrument Type Magnetic Tape Type Tide Gauge, Model LLT- 3AD
(Kyowa Shoko Co. LTD, Japan)
Site of Gauge  
Observational Periods 30 Oct 1984 - 21 Jan 1987
01 Jan 1990 - 31 Dec 1995

Tide Gauge Benchmark (TGBM) Description

BM Control

Survey Department Benchmark No. T0283 situated on the left corner of the T-junction on the jetty facing the the Fisheries Complex. Benchmark T0283 is 2.756m above Land Survey Datum (LSD 1912 - Port Klang).

Auxiliary Benchmarks

Standard Mark bolt inside tidal house, adjacent to stilling well.

Benchmark Relationships

Tide Gauge Zero (TGZ) = 3.99m below Royal Malaysian Navy Hydrographic Department Chart Datum.

The sea level heights are referred to the zero point assigned to the tide gauge. Bench mark information is available upon request from the contributors.

Quality Assessment

Comment

The daily and monthly means of Cendering and an adjacent station, Kuantan, agree very well.

Year CI (%) QI (%) Missing Data Replaced Gaps or Bad Data Questionable Fluctuations
1984 17 17 none none none
1985 94 90 223-237,329-337 (00)217-(07)217 22-26,55,73-74,188- 189,284,286-287
1986 98 93 145-151 none 4-7,40-42,61-63, 137,276-277,306- 307,332-335
1987 6 6 21-365 none 1-21
1990 100 100 none none none
1991 100 100 none none none
1992 99 99 328-329 none none
1993 99 99 076-078 none none
1994 98 98 240-249 none none
1995 100 100 none none none