Hualien (Taiwan) Site History

History Summary

Station Name Hualien
Country Taiwan, China
Latitude 23° 58.3' N
Longitude 121° 35.0' E
GLOSS No.  
Time Reference GMT (00-23 hours)
Contributor (1984-1993) Central Weather Bureau, Taiwan
Instrument Type Pressure gauge
Site of Gauge  
Observational Period 1984 - present

Quality Assessment

Comments

The daily or monthly means do not reveal any obvious reference level shifts except for the following:

Time shift of +17 hrs applied to 03/06/92(02) - 08/06/92(10). Most questionable fluctuations are related to timing problems with the gauge.

Year Completeness
Index (%)
Questionable Fluctuations (In day Nos.)
and Missing Data (Gaps > 6 hours)
1984 55 None
    Gap from 1984/03/01 at 00.00 to 1984/08/11 at 09.00
1985 92 None
    Gap from 1985/03/18 at 19.00 to 1985/03/19 at 09.00
    Gap from 1985/03/31 at 16.00 to 1985/04/19 at 23.00
    Gap from 1985/05/24 at 16.00 to 1985/05/30 at 23.00
    Gap from 1985/07/07 at 01.00 to 1985/07/07 at 11.00
    Gap from 1985/07/20 at 10.00 to 1985/07/25 at 07.00
1986 100 None
1987 100 None
1988 100 153-183
1989 100 254-255
1990 43 274-277
    Gap from 1990/03/01 at 00.00 to 1990/05/12 at 15.00
    Gap from 1990/05/12 at 23.00 to 1990/05/14 at 08.00
    Gap from 1990/05/19 at 11.00 to 1990/05/19 at 23.00
    Gap from 1990/05/20 at 07.00 to 1990/05/22 at 11.00
    Gap from 1990/05/29 at 15.00 to 1990/05/30 at 08.00
    Gap from 1990/06/01 at 00.00 to 1990/09/30 at 23.00
    Gap from 1990/10/07 at 05.00 to 1990/10/08 at 09.00
    Gap from 1990/10/17 at 17.00 to 1990/10/18 at 18.00
    Gap from 1990/10/20 at 18.00 to 1990/10/22 at 13.00
    Gap from 1990/10/26 at 00.00 to 1990/10/30 at 08.00
    Gap from 1990/11/29 at 21.00 to 1990/11/30 at 08.00
    Gap from 1990/11/30 at 17.00 to 1990/12/01 at 10.00
    Gap from 1990/12/06 at 00.00 to 1990/12/06 at 07.00
1991 72 None
    Gap from 1991/01/16 at 00.00 to 1991/01/16 at 15.00
    Gap from 1991/02/21 at 00.00 to 1991/02/21 at 08.00
    Gap from 1991/02/23 at 00.00 to 1991/02/26 at 11.00
    Gap from 1991/05/12 at 12.00 to 1991/06/27 at 08.00
    Gap from 1991/09/16 at 16.00 to 1991/11/07 at 15.00
1992 66 See comment above
    Gap from 1992/03/21 at 09.00 to 1992/04/08 at 09.00
    Gap from 1992/04/11 at 23.00 to 1992/05/11 at 10.00
    Gap from 1992/06/08 at 12.00 to 1992/07/08 at 10.00
    Gap from 1992/08/04 at 08.00 to 1992/08/05 at 06.00
    Gap from 1992/09/09 at 10.00 to 1992/10/12 at 14.00
    Gap from 1992/12/08 at 17.00 to 1992/12/17 at 08.00
1993 77 Bad data from 88-95 has been removed
    Gap from 1993/01/13 at 10.00 to 1993/03/03 at 09.00
    Gap from 1993/06/06 at 18.00 to 1993/06/26 at 12.00
    Gap from 1993/07/17 at 08.00 to 1993/07/31 at 23.00