Sources of South Pacific rainfall data

Sources of South Pacific rainfall data

This bulletin is a multi-national project with important collaboration from the following Pacific nations:

American Samoa
Australia
Cook Islands
Fiji
French Polynesia
Kiribati
New Caledonia
New Zealand
Niue
Papua New Guinea
Pitcairn Island
Samoa
Solomon Islands
Tokelau
Tonga
Tuvalu
Vanuatu

Requests for Pacific island climate data should be directed to the Meteorological Services concerned.

Acknowledgements

This bulletin is made possible with financial support from the New Zealand Agency for International Development (NZAID), Wellington, New Zealand, with additional support from the South Pacific Applied Geosciences Commission (SOPAC) and South Pacific Regional Environmental Programme (SPREP).

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Project Director: Dr Jim Salinger, NIWA
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Editor: Ashmita Gosai
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Editor: Stuart Burgess
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DISCLAIMER

This summary is prepared as soon as possible following the end of the month, once the data and information are received from the Pacific Island meteorological services. Delays in data collection and communication occasionally arise. While every effort is made to verify observational data, NIWA does not guarantee the accuracy and reliability of the analysis and forecast information presented, and accepts no liability for any losses incurred through the use of this bulletin and its contents.

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