Monthly rainfall

Our hydrology team and GIS specialists pool their talents to bring you these monthly summaries.

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May 2017 rainfall

May block

Tue 06 Jun 2017

May was a mixed month for rainfall at our monitored sites, ranging from 80% to 133% of normal.

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April 2017 rainfall

April2017Rainfall block

Wed 03 May 2017

Yes, April was a wet month in Taranaki - rainfall at our monitored sites ranged from 124% to 296% of normal.

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March 2017 rainfall

March2017 block

Thu 13 Apr 2017

Rainfall for March was between 83% and 204% of normal at the sites we monitor, with the average being 124%.

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February 2017 rainfall


Fri 03 Mar 2017

February rainfall ranged from 57% to 287% of normal at the sites we monitor, with the average being 145%.

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January 2017 rainfall

Jan2017 block

Tue 07 Feb 2017

January rainfall ranged from 100% (Ngutuwera) to 234% (Kahui Hut) of monthly normals at our monitored sites, with the regional average at 162%.

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2016 rainfall summary


Thu 12 Jan 2017

Taranaki experienced near-normal rainfall in 2016, with totals ranging from 89% to 117% of normal at the sites we monitor. The regional average was 104%.

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November 2016 rainfall


Tue 06 Dec 2016

November was very wet across most of the region, with the sites we monitor recording up to 234% of their normal monthly rainfall.

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October 2016 rainfall


Wed 02 Nov 2016

October rainfall was mixed throughout the region, ranging from 64% to 129% of normal at the sites we monitor.

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