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Temperature Mar-Apr-May

Temperature tercile tables for several locations in the South and West 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 average temperature (deg C) range for forecast area SWNI for the 3-month period Mar-Apr-May

Station Name No. years Below Normal Near Normal Above Normal
TAUMARUNUI 29 12.4 - 12.9 13.0 - 13.7 13.8 - 14.4
TAUMARUNUI AWS 29 12.4 - 12.9 13.0 - 13.7 13.8 - 14.4
TURANGI 2 EWS 29 11.1 - 11.9 12.0 - 12.6 12.7 - 13.3
NEW PLYMOUTH AWS 30 13.9 - 14.3 14.4 - 14.9 15.0 - 15.5
LOWER RETARUKE 30 11.8 - 12.5 12.6 - 13.2 13.3 - 14.1
STRATFORD DEM FARM 28 11.5 - 12.0 12.1 - 12.8 12.9 - 13.5
WAIOURU AWS 29 8.5 - 9.2 9.3 - 10.0 10.1 - 11.0
WANGANUI,SPRIGGENS PARK EWS 29 13.5 - 14.3 14.4 - 14.9 15.0 - 15.8
PALMERSTON N 29 12.8 - 13.7 13.8 - 14.4 14.5 - 15.2
LEVIN AWS 30 12.6 - 13.4 13.5 - 14.1 14.2 - 15.0
PARAPARAUMU AERO 30 12.2 - 13.3 13.4 - 14.0 14.1 - 15.0
WALLACEVILLE EWS 30 11.9 - 12.6 12.7 - 13.2 13.3 - 14.3
WAIORONGOMAI 22 12.2 - 12.7 12.8 - 13.4 13.5 - 14.2
WELLINGTON,KELBURN 30 12.7 - 13.4 13.5 - 14.1 14.2 - 14.9
WELLINGTON AERO 28 13.0 - 14.1 14.2 - 14.7 14.8 - 15.6