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Dunedin Daily Observations Dec 2010 - Feb 2011
& Data Comparisons
170.48° E, 45.87°S altitude approx 5m.


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-Dec-10 11.3 14.7 11 15 0.2 Cldy - stratus. Light wind.
2-Dec-10 10.9 15.0 11 14   Cldy - stratus & stratocum. Light wind.
3-Dec-10 7.8 21.5 5 16   Stratocum clearing through morn. Sunny a’noon. Light wind.
4-Dec-10 13.4 22.5 10 21   Mostly sunny. Mod NE wind. Some stratus about peninsula hills.
5-Dec-10 13.9 22.2 12 22   Mostly cldy.Variable Cirro & alto stratus & altocum joined by nimbostratus later. Light wind. Some light rain after 22:00.
6-Dec-10 10.4 14.4 13 24 8.0 Cldy, Stratus & stratocum. Heavy drizzle through morn clearing early a’noon. Light S wind.
7-Dec-10 8.4 13.3 7 13 0.2 Part cldy. Cumulus & stratocum from SW. Few spots of rain. Mod SW wind.
8-Dec-10 7.0 13.5 6 15   In Lawrence from 11:15 to 21:15. Cumulus & stratocum from SW clearing. Brief light shower at 11:15. Mod SW wind easing late a’noon. Cirrus & Cirrostratus in dist W at sunset.
9-Dec-10 4.5 15.1 0 14   Part cldy. Light to mod wind. Cirrostratus & altocum patches from NW through a’noon.
10-Dec-10 8.9 17.6 6 15   Cldy. Nimbo & Altostratus & altocum. Few sprinkles of rain early a’noon. Mod NE wind. Some light to mod rain after sunset.
11-Dec-10 13.2 19.0 10 22 2.8 Some light to mod o’night rain. Mostly sunny morning & early a’noon. Cumulus, stratocum & stratus incr through a’noon. Light to mod wind.
12-Dec-10 9.3 21.0 6 24   Mostly sunny morn. Incr altocum & altosstratus. Mod NE wind.
13-Dec-10 12.5 20.0 13 25 0.4 Mostly cldy. Altocum, alto & nimbostratus. Cumulus & cumulonimbus also present through a’noon. Brief mid a’noon sun. Some light rain a’night & late morn. Mod to briefly heavy showers through evening. Light wind.
14-Dec-10 11.5 20.9 10 25 27.8 Thunder heard around 0:30. Part cldy day. A few light to briefly moderate afternoon showers, heaviest towards Mt Cargill. Light to mod NE wind. Cumulus, stratocum & cumulonimbus from W.
15-Dec-10 10.5 17.2 10 21 0.6 In Lawrence 12:00-22:00. Mostly sunny, light S to SE wind. Stratocum patches incr late a’noon but decr at sunset. Cirrus & cirrostratus in W at sunset.
16-Dec-10 12.9 20.2 12 17   Mostly cldy. Variable Cirrostratus, stratocum & stratus. Mod to fresh NE wind.
17-Dec-10 14.3   14 20   Cldy. Few light showers. Variable Alto & Nimbostratus & altocum & stratus. Light to mod NE wind.
18-Dec-10 15.1 20.3 15 19 0.2 Sunny morning, mostly cldy a’noon. Light wind.
19-Dec-10 13.8 17.4 13 23   Cldy. Alto & nimbostratus & stratus. Light wind. Few sprinkles of a’noon rain.
20-Dec-10 14.9 22.4 15 25   Mostly sunny. Stratocum, cumulus & altocum patches decr late a’noon. Light wind.
21-Dec-10 14.4 30.3 15 29   Nimbostratus showerband moving in from NW late morn, then sky clearing. In Lawrence from 12:00 to 22:00. Mostly sunny, scattered small cumulus. Mod to fresh NW wind with a few strong gusts easing to near calm by sunset.
22-Dec-10 12.0 24.8 19 31   Mostly sunny. Mod to fresh W or NW wind turning SW mid a’noon & easing. Cumulus & cumulonimbus, nimbostratus showerband arriving mid a’noon with light to briefly mod shower. Sky clearing towards sunset.
23-Dec-10 8.6 20.2 9 27 1.0 Mostly sunny. Cirrus & Cirrostratus patches from W or NW. Some stratus about peninsula hills. Few cumulus build-ups. Mod NE wind.
24-Dec-10 11.1 17.2 11 20 1.2 Mostly sunny. Cumulus & cumulonimbus from SW delivering a few light to briefly mod showers through a’noon. Mod to fresh SW wind.
25-Dec-10 9.2 20.2 10 18 0.6 Mostly cldy. Variable Cirro & Alto & Nimbostratus & altocum. Mod wind.
26-Dec-10 12.4 23.3 13 22   Mostly cldy. Variable Cirro & Alto & Nimbostratus & altocum. Light W to NW wind.
27-Dec-10 13.8 19.6 19 28   Cldy. Alto & Nimbostratus. Calm to light wind. Light to mod rain from early a’noon.
28-Dec-10 9.1 14.2 11 23 59.4 Mostly cldy. Nimbostratus clearing early a’noon followed by stratocum & cumulus. Few sunny breaks a’noon. Near calm morn, mod wind a’noon. Mod rain clearing by early a’noon. Few mod to briefly heavy showers a’noon.
29-Dec-10 7.8 20.6 10 16 14.6 Mostly sunny. Light to mod W wind. Stratocum patches from W.
30-Dec-10 11.3 19.8 12 23   Mostly cldy. Alto & niimbstratus & altocum wave cld clearing late a’noon followed by patchy stratocum. Few light showers after sunset. Light wind.
31-Dec-10 11.5 15.0 14 20   Cldy. Periods of light to mod rain. Calm to light wind. Nimbostratus, altocum, stratus.
Dec 2010 Extreme Lows 4.5 13.3 0 13    
Dec 2010 Extreme Highs 15.1 30.3 19 31    
Dec 2010 Averages 11.2 19.1 11 20.9    
Dec 2010 Totals         117.0  
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 up to Jan 17, then 24hrs to 23:59
Dunedin Airport Temp Max °C 24 hrs to 09:00 up to Jan 17, then 24hrs to 23:59 Dunedin Airport Rain mm 24 hrs to 09:00 up to Jan 17, then 24hrs to 23:59 Remarks
1-Jan-11 9.9 20.1 10 15 14.0 Incr stratocum, altocum, Cirrostratus. Light to mod NE wind.
2-Jan-11 13.5 18.0 13 20   Cldy. Altostratus, Nimbostratus, cumulus. Light wind. Light to mod rain after 18:00.
3-Jan-11 12.1 21.6 12 22 19.0 Part cldy. Stratocum patches incr late a’noon. Light wind.
4-Jan-11 12.5 20.4 12 21 0.4 In Lawrence from 12:00 to 22:00. Light to mod S to E wind. Incr stratocum & stratus.
5-Jan-11 13.5 17.2 14 19   Cldy, mod to fresh NE wind. Stratus, stratocum, Nimbostratus. Light rain and drizzle mid a’noon.
6-Jan-11 13.6 17.5 15 17 1.2 Cldy. Calm to light wind. Nimbostratus and stratus, cloud base lowering to about 130m by late a’noon. Light to mod rain briefly stopping late a’noon.
7-Jan-11 11.5 18.7 13 18 7.8 A few mod to briefly heavy morn showers and one heavy thunderstorm with small hail (5mm diam) around 12:30. Generally light wind but briefly fresh during t’storm. Sunny breaks between showers, dry after 13:00 with incr sun.
8-Jan-11 10.4 17.4 11 19 3.6 Mostly cldy. Stratocum decr through day. Light wind.
9-Jan-11 10.2 21.2 11 17   Clear apart from trace of Cirrus & some stratus about peninsula hills. Mod NE wind.
10-Jan-11 12.1 19.4 13 22   Sunny morn. Stratus & stratocum moving in after 12:00. light S wind.
11-Jan-11 12.2 17.5 12 22   In Lawrence from 12:00 to 22:00. Mostly cldy. Stratocum mostly clearing after 17:00, but more + cumulus & altostratus moving in fro SW after 19:00. Light wind.
12-Jan-11 10.0 15.4 11 17   Mostly cldy. Mod to fresh SW wind. Cumulus & stratocum from SW. A few light showers clearing through a’noon. Brief sunny breaks late a’noon.
13-Jan-11 8.9 18.5 9 14   Mostly cldy. Mod to fresh SW wind. Patchy stratocum from SW.
14-Jan-11 11.4 21.1 12 19   Patchy stratocum clearing through morning. Sunny a’noon. Light to mod wind easing.
15-Jan-11 12.1 20.6 13 22   Mostly Cldy. Brief light rain after 16:00. Light NE wind. Alto & Nimbostratus & altocum mostly clearing after 17:00.
16-Jan-11 11.2 19.9 17 25   Cldy. Some light rain after 12:00. Light wind. Nimbostratus & stratus.
17-Jan-11 11.1 22.5 11 20 0.6 Morn stratocum clearing. Sunny a’noon but some altocum patches later Mod NE wind.
18-Jan-11 13.9 18.6 13 21   Sunny start but alto & nimbostratus & altocum moving in after 10:00. In Lawrence from 12:00 to 18:20. Cldy, calm to light wind. Some light rain after 17:00. Heavy rain around Waihola at 19:00.
19-Jan-11 9.0 19.6 9.9 21.7 8.0 Mostly sunny but cumulus & stratocum incr through a’noon and joined by stratus & Nimbostratus after 16:00 with some light rain after 17:00. Mod to fresh SW to W wind turning mod to fresh S around 16:00.
20-Jan-11 8.9 13.1 8.1 12 1.0 Cldy. Stratus & stratocum. In Lawrence from 12:00 to 15:00. Mod to fresh NE wind.
21-Jan-11 9.5 15.1 9.2 14.4   Cldy. Stratus & stratocum. A little drizzle, a few spots of rain. Mod to fresh wind.
22-Jan-11 11.5 18.0 7.8 17.8   Cldy. Stratus from N decr through a’noon. Some drizzle clearing. Mod to fresh NE wind.
23-Jan-11 12.7 18.5 8.4 19   Part cldy. Mod NE wind. Stratus patches decr. Some Cirrus & Altocum. Trace of morning drizzle.
24-Jan-11 12.7 21.0 4.6 20.1   Morning cumulus, stratus, stratocum mostly clearing for a mostly sunny a’noon. Light to mod NE wind.
25-Jan-11 11.5 20.1 6.3 27.2   Mostly cldy. Incr ALto & Nimbostratus & altocum part clearing late a’noon, then incr again. Light rain from 14:00 to 18:00. Light wind. In Lawrence from 20:00.
26-Jan-11     12.2 18.1 7.0 Incr alto & nimbostratus with light rain in Lawrence from 11:00. Light wind. Returned to Dunedin by 14:00. Light rain here clearing after 18:00.
27-Jan-11     13.6 20.8 0.8 Cumulus & stratocum from SW decr through day. Mod SW wind easing.
28-Jan-11     10.6 21.8 3.6 Cirro & Alto & Nimbostratus & Altocum incr through morning with light to mod rain periods after 14:00. Light wind.
29-Jan-11     10.4 16.9 2.9 Light to mod morn rain. Mostly dry a’noon. Decr cumulus & stratocum. Mod to fresh wind easing.
30-Jan-11     6.2 22.1   Cldy - Cirro & alto & Nimbostratus & altocum wave cld. Few spots rain late morning. light wind.
31-Jan-11           Mostly sunny morning. Cumulus & cumulonimbus from SW through a’noon with a few light to mod showers after 15:00. Mod ton fresh and briefly strong SW wind.
Jan 2011 Extreme Lows 8.9 13.1 4.6 12    
Jan 2011 Extreme Highs 13.9 22.5 17 27.2    
Jan 2011 Averages 11.4 18.8 11 19.4    
Jan 2011 Totals         69.9