Monthly rainfall

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

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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

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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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September 2016 rainfall

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Mon 10 Oct 2016

September rainfall ranged from 70% to 151% of normal at the sites we monitor across Taranaki.

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August 2016 rainfall

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Tue 06 Sep 2016

August rainfall was varied at the sites we monitor, with totals ranging from 56% to 130% of normal.

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July 2016 rainfall

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Wed 03 Aug 2016

July was reasonably wet and windy, with 88% to 146% of normal rainfall recorded at the sites we monitor.

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