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Dunedin Daily Observations 2008/09
& Data Comparisons
170.48° E, 45.87°S altitude approx 135m.

Temperature & other observations from 63d Shetland St, Wakari, Dunedin starting 25 Dec 2007. These are taken in a Stevenson screen on an east facing porch. Readings are for24hrs to 09:00 on the day of entry (or as close to 09:00 as is convenient for me).
Dunedin Airport data from the Metservice website. Readings are for 24hrs to 09:00 on the day of entry.
   
Date Temp Min °C
Temp Max °C
Dunedin Airport Temp Min °C
Dunedin Airport Temp Max °C
Dunedin Airport Rain mm Remarks
01-Nov-08 9.8 17.0 9 20   Mostly cldy. Cumulus & stratocum from SW. A few light showers, wind fresh to strong SW.
02-Nov-08 6.3 13.6 6 16 0.4 Mostly clear. Light to mod W wind tending calm by sunset.
03-Nov-08 6.7 21.0 6 22   Stratus incr through morn, then clearing early a’noon. Cumulus fragments a’noon joined by cirrostratus from W or NW late a’noon. Wind light S.
04-Nov-08 7.7 16.0 6 20   Cldy. Cirro & altostratus, altocum & nimbostratus. Few light showers from mid a’noon incr after dark. Calm to light wind.
05-Nov-08 1.4 15.9 3 19 4.6 Mostly cldy. Cumulus, cumulonimbus, stratocum from SW. O’night snow settling to about 300m. Brief hail (1mm diam) shower early a’noon, light to mod sleet & snow showers after 16:30. Wind mod to fresh & briefly strong SW to S.
06-Nov-08 0.9 8.5 1 9 7.0 Approx 1cm snow observed on ground at 02:00. Light cover on roofs but gone from the ground by 08:30. Part cldy day, Few brief hail (1-2mm diam) showers through day, one mod shower around 15:30. Cumulus, stratocum and cumulonimbus from SW. Wind light to mod SW.
07-Nov-08 1.7 9.6 2 10 2.6 Mostly cldy. Frequent light to mod rain, sleet & hail (1-2mm diam) showers. Cumulus, stratocum & cumulonimbus from SW. Wind fresh to strong SW.
08-Nov-08 1.0 7.4 -2 10 1.2 Sunny. Mod to fresh NE wind. Stratus fragments from NE late a’noon.
09-Nov-08 8.1 13.2 6 18   Cldy. Brief sprinkle of rain late morn. Cirro & altostratus, nimbostratus & altocum wave cld. Light to mod NE wind.
10-Nov-08 8.1 15.2 6 18 0.2 Mostly sunny. Few a’noon cumulus & stratocum patches. Stratocum incr late a’noon. Light to mod NE wind.
11-Nov-08 8.7 21.1 8 24   Part cldy. Cirrostrat & altocum patches joined by stratus late a’noon. Light wind.
12-Nov-08 8.5 20.0 8 22   Mostly sunny. In Lawrence from 12:30 to 19:40. Cirro & altostratus & altocum moving in from W late a’noon with a few spots of rain. Light W wind becoming mod late a’noon.
13-Nov-08 9.3 19.0   25   Cldy. Stratus starting to clear late a’noon. Light wind. Few spots of rain late morn and trace of a’noon drizzle.
14-Nov-08 5.7 12.3 2 13   Mostly sunny. Cirrus & cirrostratus patches moving in from mid a’noon. Light S wind turning light to mod NE early a’noon.
15-Nov-08 10.2 21.0 8 26   Mostly sunny. Patchy cirrostratus & altocum moving in after 15:00. Light S wind turning mod to fresh W early a’noon.
16-Nov-08 13.0 29.5 15 31   Cldy. Light variable wind. Altocum, altostratus & nimbostratus. Brief light shower around 17:20.
17-Nov-08 6.5 19.4 7 21 8.8 Light to mod morn rain clearing by 10:00. Part cldy a’noon. Cumulus, stratocum & cumulonimbus incr from SW with late a’noon showers in area. Mod SW wind.
18-Nov-08 5.9 14.0 6 15 0.8 Mostly cldy. Cumulus & stratocum from SW. Mod to fresh SW wind tending strong at times. Few light showers clearing by mid a’noon. Some cirrus & altocum from SW after 18:00.
19-Nov-08 5.5 11.8 6 14 0.2 Mostly cldy, Cumullus, stratocum, altocum, cumulonimbus from SW. Few light a’noon showers & one moderate shower with hail (2mm diam). Light wind at first, briefly strong SW early a’noon slowly easing.
20-Nov-08 5.8 18.1 6 18 0.8 Patchy cumulus & stratocum from SW. WInd mod to fresh SW.
21-Nov-08 7.8 14.5 8 17   Part cldy morn. Cirrostratus & some stratus. Mod to fresh NE wind. In Lawrence from 12:30 to 19:30. Light & variable wind there. Cirro & altostratus & altocum incr after 15:00
22-Nov-08 12.0 15.4 13 23   Mostly cldy. Cirro & altostratus, altocum, nimbostratus, cumulus from W or NW. Upper cld clearing late a’noon. Calm to light wind.
23-Nov-08 10.5 22.7 9 27   Part cldy. Patchy cirrus & cirrostratus from W or NW. Light to mod NE wind.
24-Nov-08 14.1 22.4 12 26   Mostly cldy. Cirro & altostratus & altocum & some cumulus. Wind light to mod NE.
25-Nov-08 13.7 27.0 15 28   Cldy. Light to mod & briefly heavy rain from 11:00 easing to drizzle and decr light to mod showers through a’noon. Mod to fresh S wind devel late morn. Stratus, nimbostratus, stratocum from S.
26-Nov-08 4.0 19.2 5 19 4.0 Mostly cldy. Patchy stratocum from SW. Mod to fresh SW wind.
27-Nov-08 7.4 16.5 8 18   Patchy stratocum from SW. Light to mod SW wind. Depart for Wanaka at 15:00, arriving 19:30. Clear with light wind there.
28-Nov-08 5.9 14.7       Day near Wanaka - upper Matukituki Valley. Clear apart from cumulus fragments clinging to W peaks. Mod to fresh N to NW wind.
29-Nov-08     8 20   Departed Wanaka around 09:00. Extensive cirrostratus with thickening altostratus & altocum wave cld in E. Mod NW wind. In Lawrence 12:10 to 17:40. Light wind at first becoming mod to fresh S to SW by mid a’noon. Sunny at first but altocum & stratocum incr from W joined by some stratus later. Returned to Dunedin by 19:00. Cldy (stratus & stratocum). Light wind.
30-Nov-08 7.9 23.9 9 27   Cldy. Stratus from N. Drizzle incr through a’noon. Fresh to strong N to NE wind.
Nov 2008 Extreme Lows 0.9 7.4 -2 9    
Nov 2008 Extreme Highs 14.1 29.5 15 31    
Nov 2008 Averages 7.4 17.2 7 20    
Nov 2008 Totals         30.8  
 
Date Temp Min °C
Temp Max °C
Dunedin Airport Temp Min °C
Dunedin Airport Temp Max °C
Dunedin Airport Rain mm Remarks
1-Dec-08 9.3 12.8 12 17   Cldy. Stratus, nimbostratus, altocum. Mod NE wind easing. Light rain most of day.
2-Dec-08 10.5 14.5 12 18 2.8 Cldy. Stratus with cumulonimbus developing above it. Thunder heard from 16:00. Thunderstorm arriving around 16:40 with mod to briefly heavy rain and brief hail (1 - 2mm diam). Frequent thunder & lightening, often intense. Rain eased by 18:00, cleared by 20:00. Light S to SW wind to calm.
3-Dec-08 6.4 14.8 4 15 11.2 Sunny morn, incr cld a’noon - cirro & altostratus, sltocum. Light to mod wind easing to calm by late a’noon.
4-Dec-08 12.0 20.5 12 22   Cldy. Mod N to NW wind turning light to mod S to SW early a’noon. Light to mod showers though a’noon & evening. Altocum, alto & nimbostratus, stratocum, cumulus & stratus.
5-Dec-08 4.0 20.7 4 23   Part cldy. Stratocum patches from SW. Light to mod wind.
6-Dec-08 6.1 20.0 5 20   Part cldy. In Lawrence from 12:45 to 20:35. Mostly sunny there till 16:00, then stratocum patches incr. Light SW wind turning mod NE mid a’noon.
7-Dec-08 10.6 18.0 5 19   Part cldy. Stratus fragments incr from N joined by altocum & altostratus from W or NW later. Mod to fresh N to NE wind.
8-Dec-08 11.9 19.0 13 23 3.4 Cldy. Stratus & nimbostratus. Light to mod rain all day tending to drizzle from late a’noon. Light S wind
9-Dec-08 8.4 12.5 9 14 24.2 Cldy - stratus. Morn drizzle clearing, near calm.
10-Dec-08 8.8 12.1 10 15 0.4 Mostly cldy. Stratus clearing. Cirro & altostratus from W or NW through a’noon clearing around 18:00. Light to mod NE wind. More stratus from N after 19:00.
11-Dec-08 10.7 16.9 10 17   Part cldy. Stratocum incr through a’noon. Light S to SE wind. Light to mod showers after 21:00.
12-Dec-08 7.4 15.4 7 18 6.6 Mostly cldy. Light to mod showers decr from mid a’noon. Mod to fresh S wind easing. Cumulus, stratocum, stratus from S.
13-Dec-08 4.4 10.4 4 13 4.4 Cldy. Stratus & stratocum from N. Light to mod N to NE wind. Some clearance from S late a’noon.
14-Dec-08 9.4 12.0 9 14   Mostly cldy. Incr cirro & altostratus plus some stratus from N. Wind mod to fresh N to NE.
15-Dec-08 10.6 16.1 12 19   Mostly cldy. Nimbostratus & stratus part clearing mid a’noon. Light to mod rain clearing by mid a’noon. Light to mod N to NE wind.
16-Dec-08 11.6 15.8 12 19 1.6 Cldy. Thickening alto & nimbostratus joined by stratus from S through a’noon. Light S wind. Some light rain & drizzle through a’noon
17-Dec-08 8.4 18.1 10 18 3.6 Mostly sunny. Cumulus & stratocum patches from SW to W incr late a’noon. Wind mod to fresh SW easing. Few light showers after 19:00.
18-Dec-08 7.5 17.5 5 20   Part cldy. Cumulus patches from W joined by incr stratocum from SW late a’noon. Light variable wind, mostly S.
19-Dec-08 7.1 20.0 5 21   Mostly cldy. Altostratus, cumulus, stratocum, altocum. Brief sunny breaks mid a’noon. Stratus from S after 19:00. Light to mod showers after 17:00. Mod to fresh NE to N wind turning mod to fresh S after 19:00.
20-Dec-08 7.5 16.0 7 20   Cldy. Nimbostratus & stratus. Light to mod showers between 16:00 & 17:30. Wind calm to light S.
21-Dec-08 5.5 9.5 6 11 1.2 A little o’night rain. Cldy morn but stratocum clearing early a’noon, then sunny. Light S wind.
22-Dec-08 6.6 12.3 7 16   Sunny morn, part cldy a’noon. Stratocum & cum from SW. Light S to SW wind.
23-Dec-08 11.1 19.0 12 20   Sunny morn. Light to mod N to NE wind. A’noon in Lawrence - mostly sunny there, some late a’noon cumulus build-ups. Light var wind.
24-Dec-08 10.4 21.9 9 26   Mostly sunny. Stratus moving in from S after 15:00. Light S wind.
25-Dec-08 7.5 17.1 9 19 1.8 Cldy morn. A little o’night/morn rain or drizzle. Cld breaking through late a’noon with sunny periods after 17:00. Light wind.
26-Dec-08 8.0 11.6 6 15   Part cldy. Cirrostratus patches joined by stratocum after 18:00. Light to mod N to NE wind turning mod S by late a’noon.
27-Dec-08 10.7 19.5 7 24   Cirrostratus patches & trace of cumulus from W. Mod N to NE wind. Patchy altocum & stratocum from W after 18:00.
28-Dec-09 10.9 21.1 13 23   Mostly sunny. Cumulus & altocum patches from W. Light wind.
29-Dec-09 14.0 27.5 15 31   Mostly sunny. Cirrus & altocum patches. Light to mod N wind.
30-Dec-09 11.7 27.0 8 30   In Lawrence from 11:30. Incr cirro & altostratus & altocum clearing after 19:00. Wind calm to light & variable.
31-Dec-09 14.5 24.5 9 27   Mostly sunny. Mod N to NE wind. Altocum patches from NW joined by cumulus & some nimbostratus late a’noon with few light showers, then clearing.
Dec 2008 Extreme Lows 4.0 9.5 4 11    
Dec 2008 Extreme Highs 14.5 27.5 15 31    
Dec 2008 Averages 9.1 17.2 8.6 19.6    
Dec 2008 Totals         61.2  
 
Date Temp Min °C
Temp Max °C
Dunedin Airport Temp Min °C
Dunedin Airport Temp Max °C
Dunedin Airport Rain mm Remarks
1-Jan-09 13.2 24.7 13 28   Part cldy. Cumulus & stratocum patches from WNW. Light to mod N to NE wind becoming mod to fresh by sunset.
2-Jan-09 11.0 20.9 11 24   Mostly sunny morn. Incr cumulus, altocum, stratocum from NW a’noon. Periods of light to mod rain after 16:00. Light wind turning mod to fresh SW to S mid a’noon easing to light by late a’noon.
3-Jan-09 6.1 25.0 3 26 9.0 Mostly cldy. Cumulus, stratocum, cumulonimbus from SW. Wind light & variable. Mod showers from 15:00. Thunder heard a few times.
4-Jan-09 5..4 16.5 5 19 3.6 Part cldy. Patchy cumulus & stratocum from W. Light wind.
5-Jan-09 10.4 20.0 9 23   Cldy. Cirro & altostratus incr, joined by some altocum later. Light wind. Few spots rain through evening.
6-Jan-09 10.5 21.5 13 23   Cldy morn. Cirro & altostratus & altocum clearing from W or NW by 13:00, followed by patchy cumulus & stratocum. Calm morn, light to mod N to NE wind a’noon.
7-Jan-09 13.0 24.2 14 27   Part cldy. Cumulus from W. Few spots rain early a’noon. In Lawrence from 14:00 to 21:30. Mostly cldy there with cumulus & stratocum from W joined by alto & nimbostratus after 20:00. Light rain after 21:00. Wind mostly light and variable.
8-Jan-09 13.2 21.0 12 24 2.6 Cirro & altostratus incr from W + some cumulus & altocum at times. Light N to NE wind turning mod to fresh NW late a’noon.
9-Jan-09 14.9 28.5 15 31   Cldy. Cirro & alto & nimbstratus & altocum joined by stratus from S early a’noon. Few sprinkles of rain from early a’noon turning to light to mod rain by mid a’noon, mostly clearing by 18:00. Further mod showers, one heavy, after 21:00. Light N to NE wind turning light S early a’noon.
10-Jan-09 8.8 22.6 10 24 16.0 Mostly cldy. Morn drizzle clearing. Stratocum & stratus part clearing through
11-Jan-09 8.4 13.4 4 14 0.2 Stratus & stratocum patches. Mod N to NE wind.
12-Jan-09 11.1 17.8 8 20   Mostly sunny. Stratus fragments joined by cirrus from W or NW late a’noon & thickening with cirrostratus & altocum later. Wind mod to fresh N to NE.
13-Jan-09 12.4 19.7 12 22   Mostly cldy. Incr stratocum. Light S wind.
14-Jan-09 10.2 18.1 5 19   In Lawrence from 11:00 to 22:30. Mostly sunny. Patchy cirrostratus & some altocum from W. Some cumulus build-ups. Wind mostly light & variable.
15-Jan-09 12.0 20.0 11 21   Mostly sunny. Cirrus, cirrostratus, altocum & some cumulus from W. Light N to NE wind.
16-Jan-09 15.4 25.9 14 26 0.4 Mostly cldy. Alto & nimbostratus & altocum from W or NW. Stratus moving in from S mid a’noon but clearing by late a’noon. Few spots rain around 14:00. Wind mod N to NW turning light S early a’noon.
17-Jan-09 13.5 28.0 13 30 4.8 Cldy. Stratus, nimbostratus & cumulonimbus. Partial clearance of lower cld late a’noon. Periods of light to mod rain. Brief thunderstorm around 16:00. Wind calm to light S.
18-Jan-09 7.2 17.0 6 20 5.2 Cumulus & cumulonimbus building up through late morn & afternoon. Light showers from early a’noon, thunderstorms nearby. One briefly heavy thunderstorm with hail (2 - 6mm diam) here late a’noon. Wind near calm at first, light to mod S by late a’noon.
19-Jan-09 8.0 19.6 10 19 1.4 Part cldy. Patchy cumulus & stratocum from SW. Mod to fresh SW wind. Cirrostratus moving in through a’noon.
20-Jan-09 8.4 17.5 7 18   Cldy. Cirro & altostratus with patchy stratocum. Light to mod wind.
21-Jan-09 7.6 15.5 7 16 0.2 Cldy. Cirro & altostratus & altocum. Light showers through a’noon. Calm to light wind.
22-Jan-09 16.0 20.6 16 22 0.4 Cldy morn, incr sun a’noon. Cirro & altostratus & altocum wave cld mostly clearing early a’noon. Calm to light wind tending mod N to NE after 18:00.
23-Jan-09 12.6 27.0 8 29   Sunny morn. A’noon in Lawrence. Cirrostratus moving in from W or NW after 13:00. Altostratus & altocum wave clds building up in E & SW from late a’noon. Wind mostly light & variable.
24-Jan-09 15.5 28.0 16 32   Sunny. Mod to fresh N to NE wind devel through a’noon. Traces of cirrus & altocum.
25-Jan-09 14.4 29.5 15 32   Light morn shower. Nimbo & altostratus & altocum clearing. Incr sun a’noon. Cumulus patches from W. Light SE wind devel late a’noon.
26-Jan-09 13.5 29.2 11 31   Mostly sunny. Cumulus & stratocum patches joined by cirrostratus late a’noon. Light wind. Cld thickening by sunset. Light to mod showers after 22:00, one briefly heavy.
27-Jan-09 10.4 22.5 12 24 0.2 Mostly cldy. A few light showers. Mod to fresh S to SW wind. Cumulus & stratocum from S.
28-Jan-09 7.1 14.7 5 17 0.4 Patchy cirro & altostratus & altocum incr. Light wind. Most of a’noon driving between Dunedin & Tapanui.
29-Jan-09 11.4 18.0 11 20 0.6 Cldy. Calm to light wind. Alto & nimbostratus & altocum. Few sprinkles of a’noon rain. Evening drizzle.
30-Jan-09 10.4 17.7 11 20 2.8 Cldy. Alto & nimbostratus, altocum, stratocum & stratus, Few spots rain. Light to mod N to NE wind.
31-Jan-09 13.2 17.8 12 19   Cldy. Alto & nimbostratus & altocum joined by stratus later. Trace a’noon drizzle. Calm to light wind.
Jan 2009 Extreme Lows 6.1 13.4 3 14    
Jan 2009 Extreme Highs 16.0 29.5 16 32    
Jan 2009 Averages 11.3 21.4 10.1 23.5    
Jan 2009 Totals         47.8