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Temperature Sep-Oct-Nov

Temperature tercile tables for several locations in the West and South of the South 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 WSSI for the 3-month period Sep-Oct-Nov

Station Name No. years Below Normal Near Normal Above Normal
GREYMOUTH AERO 27 10.8 - 11.5 11.6 - 11.8 11.9 - 12.9
HOKITIKA AERO 30 10.2 - 11.0 11.1 - 11.4 11.5 - 12.7
ARTHURS PASS EWS 27 6.5 - 7.2 7.3 - 8.2 8.3 - 10.0
CRAIGIEBURN FOREST 23 6.6 - 7.4 7.5 - 8.0 8.1 - 8.6
MT COOK EWS 28 7.6 - 8.4 8.5 - 9.2 9.3 - 9.8
TARA HILLS AWS 28 8.6 - 9.4 9.5 - 9.9 10.0 - 10.7
MILFORD SOUND 30 9.1 - 9.9 10.0 - 10.2 10.3 - 11.4
WANAKA AERO AWS 23 9.7 - 10.2 10.3 - 10.7 10.8 - 11.3
QUEENSTOWN AERO AWS 30 9.3 - 10.0 10.1 - 10.4 10.5 - 11.3
CROMWELL EWS 30 10.1 - 10.9 11.0 - 11.4 11.5 - 12.3
QUEENSTOWN 30 9.7 - 10.5 10.6 - 11.0 11.1 - 11.6
CLYDE DAM 23 10.2 - 10.9 11.0 - 11.6 11.7 - 12.2
ETTRICK NO.2 27 9.8 - 10.3 10.4 - 11.1 11.2 - 11.8
GORE AWS 29 9.0 - 9.5 9.6 - 10.0 10.1 - 10.7
WINTON 29 9.2 - 9.7 9.8 - 10.3 10.4 - 11.0
INVERCARGILL AERO 30 9.0 - 9.5 9.6 - 10.1 10.2 - 10.8
TIWAI POINT EWS 27 9.5 - 10.1 10.2 - 10.6 10.7 - 11.0