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NIWA Seasonal Climate Outlook: August – October 2010

Peter Griffin posted in on July 30th, 2010.

NIWA has published its climate outlook for the next three months: “La Niña conditions for the rest of 2010” The equatorial Pacific is now in a La Niña state, which is likely to continue until the end of the year. Early spring temperatures look to be at, or just below, normal for much of the […]

NIWA Seasonal Climate Outlook: June – August 2010

Peter Griffin posted in on May 28th, 2010.

NIWA has published its climate outlook for the next three months: “Mild conditions likely to continue through winter” NIWA’s National Climate Centre expects that winter mean temperatures are likely to be above average across most of the country, with some short-term cold snaps and frosty periods. In addition, El Niño has dissipated, and a La […]

NZPA: Warmest August in 155 years

Peter Griffin posted in on September 2nd, 2009.

The NZPA is reporting in the Dominion Post that New Zealand has experienced the warmest August since records began in the late 1860s.  Average temperatures for August were 1.7 C higher than normal. An excerpt: (read in full here) “It’s not global warming, it’s just good weather – last month was the warmest August New […]

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