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Dunedin Daily Observations Sept - Nov 2010
& Data Comparisons
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Temperature & other observations from 240A South Rd, Caversham, Dunedin, starting 24 June 2010. These were taken in a Stevenson screen on a west facing porch. Readings are for24hrs to 23:59 on the day of entry. Dunedin Airport data is gathered from the Metservice website.
Date Temp Min °C 24 hrs to 23:59
Temp Max °C 24 hrs to 23:59
Dunedin Airport Temp Min °C 24 hrs to 09:00
Dunedin Airport Temp Max °C 24 hrs to 09:00
Dunedin Airport Rain mm 24 hrs to 09:00 Remarks
1-Sep-10 7.0 12.2 1 11   Mostly sunny, but Cirro & altostratus moving in from NW mid a’noon. Mod wind.
2-Sep-10 5.0 12.7 7 16   Cldy. Alto & Nimbostratus & altocum thinning early a’noon. Light to mod wind. Few spots rain late morning.
3-Sep-10 4.2 8.4 2 14 0.6 Cumulus & cumulonimbus from SW. Few light to mod showers. Long sunny periods. Mod to fresh wind.
4-Sep-10 4.7 14.5 3 8 1.4 Mostly sunny, mod SW wind. Some stratocum fragments. Cirrostratus approaching from NW late a’noon.
5-Sep-10 6.4 17.4 2 14   Mostly cldy. Variable Nimbo & altostratus & altocum. Mod to fresh wind through a’noon easing at night.
6-Sep-10 6.0 14.9 6 18 3.2 Cldy - stratus & nimbostratus. Light S wind. Light to mod rain all day.
7-Sep-10 6.0 10.2 5 8 13.6 Cldy - stratus & probably Nimbostratus. Morning drizzle and some through afternoon, light wind.
8-Sep-10 6.0 12.0 2 11   Mostly sunny. In Lawrence from 12:30 to 18:30. Light wind. Stratocum patches incr after 15:00.
9-Sep-10 5.9 12.8 8 14   Part cldy. Patchy stratocum & cumulus. Mod to fresh NE wind. A little drizzle after dark.
10-Sep-10 4.5 13.2 1 14   Sunny, light wind. Cirrus patches.
11-Sep-10 4.1 13.5 1 16   Mostly cldy. Incr Cirro & altostratus & altocum, with nimbostratus late a’noon and brief light shower. Light rain after sunset. Light wind.
12-Sep-10 9.0 15.0 8 17 2.6 Mostly sunny. Cirrus & Cirrostratus patches incr late a’noon. Light wind.
13-Sep-10 9.1 13.0 8 17   Mostly cldy. Variable middle and lower cld. Some light to mod showers after 19:30. Light wind.
14-Sep-10 3.8 13.8 4 14 5.6 Mostly cldy. Cirro & alto & Nimbostratus, stratocum & cumulus incr. Light to mod showers from 14:30. Light to mod wind.
15-Sep-10 2.5 11.7 -1 13 1.4 Clear, light wind.
16-Sep-10 3.4 14.0 5 14   Mostly cldy. Variable Cirro, alto & nimbostratus. Some light rain after 17:00. Light wind.
17-Sep-10 3.4 12.0 3 17   Mostly sunny morning. Incr cld a’noon. Brief light shower around 15:30. Light to mod NW - W wind, briefly fresh mid a’noon. Cumulus & cumulonimbus remnants from W.
18-Sep-10 1.6 7.9 -2 11 0.2 Cldy. Nimbostratus & stratus through morning. Light rain early a’noon turning to sleet by 13:00 with snow settling above 200m. Mostly dry after 15:00. Light wind.
19-Sep-10 1.4 9.2 -2 7 3.4 Part cldy. Cumulus & stratocum patches from SW. A little cirrus late a’noon. Trace of snow overnight - observed on ground at 02:30. Few light showers through day, some incl small hail (1-2mm diam). Light to mod SW wind.
20-Sep-10 1.5 11.5 -1 10   Few light showers, briefly mod around 16:00. Cumulus & stratocum from SW, joined by a band of Cumulonimbus around 16:00. Some Cirrostratus also. Light wind.
21-Sep-10 3.0 7.4 2 12 7.0 Mostly cldy. Cumulus & cumulonimbus from SW. Frequent light to mod showers, sleet around 17:30. Mod to fresh W to SW wind.
22-Sep-10 2.0 11.3 2 7 4.0 Morn showers and cloud (Cirro & alto & nimbostratus, cumulus & cumulonimbus) mostly clearing by early a’noon but cld incr again from SW late a’noon with further light to mod showers after 18:00. Mod hail shower around 19:00. Mod to fresh W to SW wind.
23-Sep-10 2.1 8.3 2 11 9.0 Light to briefly mod o’night sleet showers. Light to briefly mod morning rain, sleet & hail (1mm diam) showers clearing by mid a’noon. Mod to fresh SW wind. Cumulus, stratocum & cumulonimbus from SW decr through a’noon.
24-Sep-10 1.5 13.5 1 13 1.2 Mostly cldy. Few light showers. Variable Nimbostratus, Cirrostratus & some cumulus form SW. Mod to fresh SW to W wind. Some clearance after 16:00.
25-Sep-10 5.6 16.6 2 14 0.4 Mostly sunny morning. Increasing Cirro & altostratus through a’noon. Some lenticular altocumulus. Light wind.
26-Sep-10 9.0 17.1 8 17 1.0 Mostly sunny after a little morning rain. Cirrostratus & altocum patches incr late a’noon. Mod to fresh W wind.
27-Sep-10 5.9 16.4 2 17 0.2 Mostly sunny, light wind. A little Cirrostratus & altocum moving in through a’noon.
28-Sep-10 5.2 20.6 3 22   In Lawrence from 11:30 to 20:30. Cirro & alto & nimbostratus & altocum wave cld clearing from W late morn, soon followed by patchy stratocum, mostly clearing later. Light variable wind. Some cumulonimbus in remote W at sunset. Remote lightening in NW after dark.
29-Sep-10 9.2 13.5 8 22   Cldy. Cirro & altostratus with stratocum and stratus. Light to mod NE wind becoming mod to fresh by late a’noon.
30-Sep-10 5.4 12.1 5 13   Cldy (Nimbostratus, altocum, some stratus) till mid a’noon then briefly clearing. Light showers from late morning clearing by mid a’noon but more light to mod rain after 18:00 with one heavy shower. Light NE wind turning S by evening.
Sept 2010 Extreme Lows 1.4 7.4 -2 7    
Sept 2010 Extreme Highs 9.2 20.6 8 22    
Sept 2010 Averages 4.8 12.9 3.2 13.7    
Sept 2010 Totals         54.8  
Date Temp Min °C 24 hrs to 23:59
Temp Max °C 24 hrs to 23:59
Dunedin Airport Temp Min °C 24 hrs to 09:00
Dunedin Airport Temp Max °C 24 hrs to 09:00
Dunedin Airport Rain mm 24 hrs to 09:00 Remarks
1-Oct-10 4.0 14.5 2 12 2.8 Sunny morn, incr stratocum & cumulus a’noon joined by Nimbostratus later. Light rain after 18:00 clearing by 20:00. Mod to fresh SW to W wind.
2-Oct-10 3.0 16.9 1 16 0.2 Mostly sunny. Stratocum patches. Light SW to W wind.
3-Oct-10 5.1 14.4 1 17   Part cldy. Cumulus & stratocum patches from SW. Light wind.
4-Oct-10 6.8 16.0 7 16   Mostly sunny. Stratocum patches clearing. Light wind.
5-Oct-10 5.0 15.3 0 17   Sunny. In Lawrence from 11:55 - 20:55. Light SW wind turning light NE by late a’noon. Few stratocum fragments.
6-Oct-10 5.0 18.0 1 19   Sunny morn. Patchy cld through a’noon - cumulus, stratocum & stratus. Light wind.
7-Oct-10 7.4 13.1 9 19   Morning stratocum & stratus mostly clearing by early a’noon. Light wind.
8-Oct-10 6.5 13.5 2 13   Mostly cldy. Variable Cirro & alto & nimbostratus & altocum. Mod NE wind. Some light rain after 19:00.
9-Oct-10 5.4 12.1 5 17 7.4 Stratocum & cumulus part clearing late morning. Mod shower mid a’noon. Mod SW wind.
10-Oct-10 3.9 9.5 4 12 1.4 Mostly cldy. Light to mod morn rain followed by occasional mod to briefly heavy showers with small hail (2 to 5mm diam). Mod to fresh SW wind. Cumulus, stratocum & cumulonimbus from SW after Nimbostratus rainband cleared. Sunny breaks between showers.
11-Oct-10 4.6 15.5 3 10 7.2 Mostly sunny. Mod to fresh SW wind. Stratocum fragments clearing through morning. Trace of altocum late a’noon.
12-Oct-10 3.6 15.1 -1 15   Mostly sunny. In Lawrence from 11:30 to 20:35. Light W wind. Cirrus & Cirrostratus patches moving in from W late a’noon.
13-Oct-10 5.0 16.3 0 22   Mostly sunny. Cirro & Altostratus patches. Light wind.
14-Oct-10 7.1 15.1 1 19   Sunny, light to mod NE wind.
15-Oct-10 6.0 15.0 1 18   Clear apart from trace of stratus about Mt Cargill. Light to mod NE wind.
16-Oct-10 9.5 17.4 3 20   Part cldy - patchy Cirro & altostratus. Light to mod NE wind.
17-Oct-10 8.5 20.0 12 27   Part cldy. Light showers early a’noon and after sunset. Wind briefly strong through morning, mod to fresh SW through a’noon.
18-Oct-10 5.1 10.8 4 21 3.4 Mostly sunny. Cumulus from SW, cumulonimbus off coast. Mod to fresh W to SW wind. Few light morn showers and brief sprinkle a’noon.
19-Oct-10 5.0 12.4 5 12 2.0 Mostly cldy. Nimbostratus clearring mid a’noon but followed by cumulus & stratocum patches. Light to mod rain early a’noon clearing by mid a’noon but followed by a few light showers. Mod to fresh SW wind.
20-Oct-10 4.0 15.8 3 12 2.4 Mostly cldy. Variable Cirro & altostratus, altocum & stratocum. Light showers after 19:00. Mod to fresh SW to W wind.
21-Oct-10 7.0 11.5 6 17 3.4 Mostly cldy. Cumulus & cumulonimbus from SW. Occasional light to mod showers, a few briefly heavy after 12:00 with hail (2-5mm diam). Mod to fresh SW wind.
22-Oct-10 7.5 15.2 6 12 1.2 In Lawrence from 12:00 to 21:15. Sunny at first but altocum patches soon joined by incr Cirro & altostratus. Some stratus also after 19:00. Light to mod S to SW wind tending fresh at times by late a’noon.
23-Oct-10 7.9 17.4 6 18   Few Cirrus & Cirrostratus patches and some cumulus fragments. Light wind.
24-Oct-10 9.9 17.6 4 19   Variable Cirro & Altostratus & altocum thinning early a’noon but thickening again late a’noon. Light wind.
25-Oct-10 8.1 15.2 8 21   Mostly cldy. Stratocum starting to break up from mid a’noon. Light wind.
26-Oct-10 5.5 16.2 1 16   Sunny. Some Cirrus & Cirrostratus approaching in W late a’noon. Some stratus about peninsula hills. Light to mod NE wind.
27-Oct-10 10.2 17.5 5 19   Sunny morning. Incr Cirro & altostratus & altocum through a’noon. A few spots rain after sunset. Light wind.
28-Oct-10 9.9 16.3 13 26 0.6 Cldy. A few light to mod showers. Calm to light wind.
29-Oct-10 8.9 13.0 8 16 4.6 Cldy - stratocum. Light to mod NE wind.
30-Oct-10 10.0 15.9 6 13   Mostly sunny. Some stratus fragments. Mod to fresh NE wind.
31-Oct-10 9.0 16.0 6 18   Clear apart from trace of stratus about peninsula and some Cirrostratus in distant W. Mod to fresh NE wind.
October 2010 Extreme Lows 3.0 9.5 -1 10    
October 2010 Extreme Highs 10.2 20.0 13 27    
October 2010 Averages 6.6 15.1 4.3 17.1    
October 2010 Totals         36.6  
Date Temp Min °C 24 hrs to 23:59
Temp Max °C 24 hrs to 23:59
Dunedin Airport Temp Min °C 24 hrs to 09:00
Dunedin Airport Temp Max °C 24 hrs to 09:00
Dunedin Airport Rain mm 24 hrs to 09:00 Remarks
1-Nov-10 8.9 16.0 4 20   Mostly sunny. Few stratus patches. Cirrostratus approaching from NW late a’noon. Mod NE wind.
2-Nov-10 8.7 17.0 5 14   In Lawrence from 12:00 to 21:30. Sunny till mid a’noon, then incr stratocum. A swift clearance of low cld around 19:00. Cirrostratus in remote W. Light to mod variable wind easing to calm around 20:00.
3-Nov-10 7.8 16.8 6 19   Mostly sunny, but sea fog drifting in from S late a’noon. Calm to slight wind.
4-Nov-10 8.8 20.0 6 19 1.2 Cirro & alto & nimbostratus & altocum wave cld clearing early a’noon. Light shower early a’noon. Mostly sunny a’noon with light to mod NE wind.
5-Nov-10 6.3 12.1 9 23 5.6 Mostly cldy. Light rain through morn easing to showers by early a’noon. Wind light to mod S. Nimbostratus, stratus & stratocum.
6-Nov-10 6.0 13.0 4 10 2.4 Mostly cldy - stratocum. Light wind.
7-Nov-10 8.0 12.6 4 14   Cldy. Trace of drizzle. Stratus & stratocum. Calm to light wind.
8-Nov-10   17.6 6 13   Sunny, mod NE wind. Some stratus about peninsula hills.
9-Nov-10 6.1 17.9 3 19   In Lawrence from 13;00 to 22:30. Light S wind. Incr Cirro & altostratus joined by nimbostratus & altocum around sunset. Few spots of rain after 22:00.
10-Nov-10 10.5 23.0 8 21   Mostly sunny, light wind. Cirrostratus patches joined by cumulus build-ups through the a’noon with showers north of Dunedin.
11-Oct-10 13.0 25.0 11 25   Part cldy. Incr Cirro & altostratus joined by cumulus & cumulonimbus through a’noon. Heavy shower with brief thunder around 15:30 followed by lighter showers. Light wind.
12-Nov-10 12.0 21.8 12 27 4.8 Mostly cldy. Variable Cirro & alto & nimbostratus & altocum, some cumulus & stratocum. Light NE wind.
13-Nov-10 11.8 21.2 8 25   Sunny morning, incr Cirro & altostratus & altocum a’noon. Some stratus about Peninsula hills. Mod to fresh NE wind.
14-Nov-10 9.8 17.5 10 27 2.6 Part cldy. Light o’night showers. Stratocum patches from SW through day incr late a’noon. Fresh to strong SW wind.
15-Nov-10 8.9 15.0 8 15   Mostly cldy. Stratus clearing through morn. Incr Cirro & alto & nimbostratus & altocum through a’noon. Mod to fresh NE wind.
16-Nov-10 10.5 17.4 11 20 0.4 Cldy. Cirr& alto & nimbostratus & altocum clearing. Stratus moving in from SW with drizzle moving in after 15:00. Light to mod wind.
17-Nov-10 10.1 14.9 10 21 4.8 Cldy. Alto & nimbostratus & altocum & stratus. Light NE wind. Some light rain from around 16:00 to 18:00.
18-Nov-10 12.7 19.6 12 21 1.2 Cldy. Alto & Nimbostratus & altocum. Light rain clearing around 16:00 but some more after 18:00. Calm to light wind. Brief sun after 16:30.
19-Nov-10 13.2 19.5 13 22 5.6 Mostly cldy. Variable Cirro & alto & nimbostratus & altocum incr late a’noon. Some stratus about peninsula hills. Light to mod wind. Some light rain after sunset.
20-Nov-10 9.9 13.5 11 19 15.8 Light to mod o’night rain. Light rain and drizzle through day. Light wind. Stratus, stratocum and nimbostratus.
21-Nov-10 7.5 16.5 5 12 2.0 Cldy morning, mostly clearing from mid a’noon. Light to mod showers from early a’noon. Light to mod SW wind. Nimbostratus, stratocum & cumulus from SW.
22-Nov-10 7.0 14.8 6 16 1.6 Part cldy. Cumulus 7 stratocum patches incr and joined by cirro & altostratus through a’noon, but all mostly clearing late a’noon. Light to mod SW wind.
23-Nov-10 6.0 16.9 4 15   Mostly sunny. In Lawrence 13:00-22:00. Scattered stratocum fragments clearing. Few Cirrus & cirrostratus patches clearing. Mof to fresh SW wind easing to near calm by sunset.
24-Nov-10 7.4 19.6 2 17   Sunny morning, incr altocum through a’noon. Light wind.
25-Nov-10 13.5 19.6 12 24   Cldy. Alto & nimbostratus & altocum. Some light rain after 13:30. Light wind.
26-Nov-10 12.1 22.5 11 21 1.0 Mostly sunny, but Cirrostratus & altocum patches incr through a’noon. Light to mod wind.
27-Nov-10 13.5 18.4 13 24   Cldy - stratus. Light wind, trace of drizzle.
28-Nov-10 13.5 24.8 13 18   Mostly sunny. Light wind. Some cumulus build-ups, some Cirrostratus through a’noon.
29-Nov-10 13.5 24.5 10 25   In Lawrence 11:15-22:50. Sunny till mid a’noon then incr cumulus from NW followed after sunset by cirro & altostratus & altocum. Wind calm to light SW, becoming mod for a short time late a’noon.
30-Nov-10 11.5 16.9 11 27   Cldy - stratus. A little drizzle. Light wind.
Nov 2010 Extreme Lows 6.0 12.1 2 10    
Nov 2010 Extreme Highs 13.5 25.0 13 27    
Nov 2010 Averages 9.9 18.2 8.3 19.8    
Nov 2010 Totals         49.0