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Hong Kong Observatory Calendar 2018
is on sale now!


photo by LEE Tsz Cheung


The Theme of the Calendar


The calendars cloud photos were taken by Hong Kong photographers and were selected from among entries to the World Meteorological Organizations International Cloud Atlas (ICA). Each photo has a quick response code for readers to access to relevant information on different cloud types. Developed by the Hong Kong Observatory, the new version of the ICA ( was launched on World Meteorological Day 2017. The new version features enriched content with nearly 60 cloud photos provided by Hong Kong photographers, who accounted for almost 10 per cent of the photos contributed worldwide.



Information in the Calendar


The calendar also contains useful climatological and astronomical information, including monthly climatological data and special climatological events, the times for the rising and setting of the sun and the moon, dates of eclipses of the sun and the moon, and tidal information.




The calendar is now on sale at HK$46 a copy at:

Hong Kong Observatory Resource Centre

Rooms 2304-2309,
23/F, Miramar Tower,
132 Nathan Road,
Tsim Sha Tsui,
Hong Kong
(Tel.: 2926 8250)

Opening Hours
9:00 am -12:15 pm,  1:45 - 4:45 pm

Sat, Sun and public holidays

Kowloon Map Publications Centre, Lands Department

382 Nathan Road
Yau Ma Tei,
(Tel.: 2780 0981)

Office Hours
Monday - Friday
08:45 am - 05:30 pm

Sat, Sun and public holidays


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Last revision date: <11 Dec 2017>