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Rainfall Mar-Apr-May

Rainfall tercile tables for several locations in the North of the North Island. Data are based on the 30-year period 1971-2000. The ranges for each tercile are: below normal = second lowest to 33rd percentile; near normal = 34th to 66th percentile; above normal = 67th percentile to second highest.

Historical rainfall total (mm) range for forecast area NNI for the 3-month period Mar-Apr-May

Station Name No. years Below Normal Near Normal Above Normal
KAITAIA EWS 29 197 - 256 256 - 320 320 - 482
KAIKOHE AWS 28 182 - 288 288 - 415 415 - 587
WHANGAREI AERO AWS 30 177 - 254 254 - 402 402 - 657
DARGAVILLE 2 EWS 28 206 - 246 246 - 314 314 - 386
PORT FITZROY, GREAT BARRIER 30 250 - 308 308 - 527 527 - 878
LEIGH 2 30 171 - 210 210 - 280 280 - 583
WARKWORTH EWS 30 188 - 249 249 - 333 333 - 606
WHENUAPAI AERO 23 200 - 253 253 - 335 335 - 409
WHITIANGA AERO AWS 26 239 - 343 343 - 487 487 - 872
HENDERSON, RIVER PK 24 217 - 278 278 - 349 349 - 453
AUCKLAND,OWAIRAKA 30 188 - 255 255 - 324 324 - 479
AUCKLAND AERO 30 202 - 225 225 - 298 298 - 413
ARDMORE 30 223 - 258 258 - 343 343 - 409
PUKEKOHE EWS 30 241 - 279 279 - 344 344 - 457
PAEROA AWS 30 178 - 265 265 - 381 381 - 511
HICKS BAY AWS 24 196 - 310 310 - 447 447 - 667
TAURANGA AERO AWS 30 233 - 285 285 - 385 385 - 629
HAMILTON, RUAKURA 2 EWS 30 194 - 232 232 - 315 315 - 442
WHATAWHATA 30 259 - 318 318 - 388 388 - 550
TE PUKE EWS 27 250 - 322 322 - 452 452 - 672
HAMILTON AWS 27 201 - 239 239 - 323 323 - 427
WHAKATANE AERO AWS 30 180 - 257 257 - 353 353 - 614
OPOTIKI 29 173 - 258 258 - 353 353 - 603
ROTORUA AERO AWS 30 233 - 316 316 - 433 433 - 626
WAIMANA 30 216 - 317 317 - 446 446 - 638
TE KUITI 29 238 - 333 333 - 371 371 - 516
TAUPO AWS 30 157 - 191 191 - 233 233 - 397