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Temperature Nov-Dec-Jan

Temperature tercile tables for several locations in the East 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 ESI for the 3-month period Nov-Dec-Jan

Station Name No. years Below Normal Near Normal Above Normal
KAIKOURA AWS 29 13.8 - 14.7 14.8 - 15.3 15.4 - 16.5
HANMER FOREST EWS 27 12.7 - 13.9 14.0 - 14.3 14.4 - 15.5
CULVERDEN 28 14.3 - 15.1 15.2 - 16.1 16.2 - 16.6
DARFIELD 30 14.0 - 15.1 15.2 - 15.9 16.0 - 17.0
CHRISTCHURCH AERO 30 14.4 - 15.5 15.6 - 15.9 16.0 - 17.2
CHRISTCHURCH GARDENS 30 14.7 - 15.6 15.7 - 16.1 16.2 - 17.3
MT PLEASANT 24 14.3 - 15.0 15.1 - 15.7 15.8 - 16.8
LINCOLN, BROADFIELD EWS 30 13.7 - 15.0 15.1 - 15.5 15.6 - 16.4
WINCHMORE EWS 30 13.7 - 15.0 15.1 - 15.4 15.5 - 16.6
ASHBURTON COUNCIL 30 14.0 - 15.4 15.5 - 15.7 15.8 - 17.2
PEEL FOREST 24 12.4 - 13.1 13.2 - 14.0 14.1 - 15.1
LAKE TEKAPO, AIR SAFARIS 25 11.7 - 12.6 12.7 - 13.6 13.7 - 15.3
WOODBURY 27 12.6 - 13.5 13.6 - 14.5 14.6 - 15.8
ORARI ESTATE 27 13.4 - 14.3 14.4 - 14.9 15.0 - 16.4
TIMARU EWS 30 13.1 - 14.2 14.3 - 14.7 14.8 - 15.8
WAIMATE 23 13.1 - 14.1 14.2 - 14.4 14.5 - 15.4
IKAWAI 23 12.9 - 13.8 13.9 - 14.2 14.3 - 15.1
OAMARU AIRPORT AWS 30 12.5 - 13.4 13.5 - 14.1 14.2 - 15.1
PALMERSTON 30 12.4 - 13.2 13.3 - 13.7 13.8 - 14.8
TAIAROA HEAD 23 11.8 - 12.6 12.7 - 13.2 13.3 - 13.9
DUNEDIN, MUSSELBURGH EWS 30 12.9 - 13.4 13.5 - 14.0 14.1 - 15.1
DUNEDIN AERO AWS 30 12.7 - 13.3 13.4 - 13.9 14.0 - 15.1