A monthly newsletter from the National Climate Centre.
July 2007 – Number 97
June – more southwesterlies than usual with resulting cold conditions, particularly in the south. Mostly higher than normal sunshine hours over New Zealand. Low rainfall in Bay of Plenty, and below normal streamflows over much of the country.
Outlook for July to September – air temperatures average or above over much of New Zealand, although cold outbreaks typical of winter remain likely. Normal or above normal rainfall in the east and north of the North Island.