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  • ato2: New Plymouth: fine and sunny after a clear night. 13 degrees, moderate SE
    September 20, 2016, 08:31:51 AM
  • Wolfie33: Opotiki - Sunny, cloudy in parts, cool light S'ly & 17°
    September 20, 2016, 09:07:50 AM
  • Babs: About the same here Wolfie
    September 20, 2016, 02:38:42 PM
  • Wolfie33: Didn't stay that way Babs, nice until maybe 10.30, still calmish but a grey drizzly avo & a cooler 14° for most
    September 20, 2016, 06:46:11 PM
  • Rwood: Deteriorated again here late in the day. Dullness record is looking very likely now.
    September 20, 2016, 07:02:10 PM
  • Babs: Stayed nice up here Rupert even got the washing dry we had blue skies as well
    September 21, 2016, 06:57:50 AM
  • Rwood: Yes Babs but the 3-4 hours not enough. Still a long way below the record low at present.
    September 21, 2016, 07:32:50 AM
  • Phil: Belmont, Lower Hutt, 7 degrees, Overcast with a light Southerly
    September 21, 2016, 07:35:49 AM
  • Wolfie33: Opotiki - Dreary! A cold 10°, light rain since 4am, still in a S'ly airflow
    September 21, 2016, 09:27:37 AM
  • Babs: A sunfilled  evening on our hilltop
    September 21, 2016, 05:33:43 PM
  • ato2: Sunny day in New Plymouth, got to around 16 degrees, SE breeze.
    September 21, 2016, 10:29:42 PM
  • Rwood: Groundhog day - endless dreariness. Sept avg. sun 164 hours, record low 105 hours (110 years of data), so far this month 56 hours.
    September 22, 2016, 07:43:31 AM
  • Wolfie33: Opotiki - Much like yesterday, slightly warmer at 12°/7.5mm/S'ly. Supposed to be a good bit warmer later . . waiting
    September 22, 2016, 09:24:24 AM
  • ato2: New Plymouth, sunny, near cloudless, 15 degrees, moderate SE, gusting to around 50 m/hr
    September 22, 2016, 10:52:43 AM
  • Babs: Pleasant day Rupert might be out sunbathing -:)
    September 22, 2016, 03:33:27 PM
  • Rwood: Lucky ato2...
    September 22, 2016, 07:46:59 PM
  • ato2: Got to 18 degrees in New Plymouth, currently 13 degrees but it has clouded over to some extent. light SE
    September 22, 2016, 11:25:13 PM
  • Phil: Belmont,Lower Hutt, 9 degrees, cloudy and calm
    September 23, 2016, 07:43:13 AM
  • ato2: New Plymouth: sun, some cloud, 14 degrees at 8.30am, light SE
    September 23, 2016, 08:49:48 AM
  • Wolfie33: Opotiki - Mostly cloudy, the odd blue bit, light SE's 17° & dry
    September 23, 2016, 09:25:30 AM
  • hotcop65: Tokoroa: 13°, cool, light drizzle, overcast. Light airs.
    September 23, 2016, 09:35:52 AM
  • Babs: Sunfilled day with a nice warm breeze
    September 23, 2016, 01:27:40 PM
  • Babs: Lovely calm morning could be a nice spring day
    September 24, 2016, 06:16:47 AM
  • Phil: Belmont, Lower Hutt, 8 degrees, fine and sunny
    September 24, 2016, 07:41:41 AM
  • TonyC: Port Robinson: Another dreary day. 8.6°C. Forecast for the next 6 is no better. Starting to feel like Rupert
    September 24, 2016, 08:16:20 AM
  • Rwood: @TonyC  - indeed. Refer my post on MetService Facebook. Quite nice this morning but far too late in the month to save it from new low records.
    September 24, 2016, 09:33:22 AM
  • Rwood: Given the forecast for the next few days ...
    September 24, 2016, 09:36:12 AM
  • Babs: Lovely warm sunfilled day on our hilltop Him Indoors is wearing shorts!
    September 24, 2016, 02:46:03 PM
  • Rwood: yesterday and today help a little but my next entry will put things in perspective ...
    September 24, 2016, 08:37:13 PM
  • mark: Light rain with that east wind 8c in Bishopdale chch.
    September 25, 2016, 08:17:12 AM
  • Babs: Over night rain, calm cool and cloudy, no lawns will be mowed today bah!
    September 25, 2016, 08:48:22 AM
  • hotcop65: Tokoroa: cool, overcast, drizzle, light breeze, 11.3°. Indoor Day again ......
    September 25, 2016, 09:13:11 AM
  • ato2: Yesterday was our warmest in ages, in New Plymouth: 21 in town 19 at the airport. Rained later on though. Fine this morning, sunshine just starting.
    September 25, 2016, 09:46:10 AM
  • Phil: Belmont, Lower Hutt, 11 degrees, overcast, have had passing showers, yep no lawns mowed today
    September 25, 2016, 10:16:35 AM
  • Wolfie33: Opotiki - Grey damp & calm so far, steady light rain last 30mins, 15° & baro in a slow fall.
    September 25, 2016, 11:13:13 AM
  • ato2: Forget what I said this morning about the Sun coming out....damp afternoon
    September 25, 2016, 07:52:39 PM
  • Rwood: What's the sun? Stats. to be revealed tomorrow
    September 25, 2016, 08:18:40 PM
  • ato2: Stellar object, our solar system primary. In effective long term eclipse it would seem for September, in Wellington's case. Wonder where else in the country is having low sunshine hours at the moment?
    September 25, 2016, 10:07:59 PM
  • hotcop65: Tokoroa: overnight rain, cold 9.8° overcast, light air. May slowly clear.
    September 26, 2016, 07:18:44 AM
  • hotcop65: 56hrs of sunshine for month so far in Tokoroa. seems like a constant cloud cover in later part of the month.
    September 26, 2016, 07:22:27 AM
  • Rwood: @hotcop65 - suspect you're not recording all of it but for sure it has been a dismal month for the North Island. Will post some stats. this evening for the first 24 days of the month.
    September 26, 2016, 07:35:19 AM
  • Rwood: @ato2 -check NIWA's daily maps. Kelburn will set several local records but whole NI in deficit.
    September 26, 2016, 07:36:24 AM
  • Rwood: September 1980 - dry and sunny in the east of SI particularly but wet with persistentl westerlies on West Coast - Greymouth manual reading was 59 hours
    September 26, 2016, 07:39:43 AM
  • Phil: Belmont, Lower Hutt, 10 degrees, fine and calm
    September 26, 2016, 07:39:57 AM
  • ato2: @RWood- thanks.
    September 26, 2016, 09:05:51 AM
  • ato2: New Plymouth: 13 degrees at 9am, dry, very light SE, mostly cloudy, some weak sunshine.
    September 26, 2016, 09:06:31 AM
  • TonyC: Port Robinson: dreary and drizzly. 86hours of sunshine so far this month. Westerly surrounding hills remove 90mins of possible sunshine per day.
    September 26, 2016, 09:17:36 AM
  • Babs: Can't be as bad as the upper North Island they are really copping it!  Hope all our weather site folk are safe and dry
    September 26, 2016, 09:29:02 AM
  • Wolfie33: Opotiki - Another dismal day, dribbly since 7am, S'ly gusting at times, just hit 15°
    September 26, 2016, 10:20:58 AM
  • Rwood: Posted on September sun data ...
    September 26, 2016, 09:29:23 PM
  • Phil: Belmont, Lower Hutt, 9 degrees, grey and calm
    September 27, 2016, 07:37:15 AM
  • Wolfie33: Opotiki - Mostly cloudy, the odd blue bit, light airs S'ly qtr, 16° & dry!
    September 27, 2016, 09:19:30 AM
  • ato2: New Plymouth: sunny, SE breeze, 19 degrees.
    September 27, 2016, 12:57:51 PM
  • Babs: Nice mild afternoon
    September 27, 2016, 02:32:52 PM
  • Wolfie33: Sunshine today, first in days - 15:38 3mins, 16:13 2mins, 17:00 45mins odd, woohoo!!
    September 27, 2016, 06:40:06 PM
  • Rwood: Post updated for an addendum - definitely no more from me.
    September 27, 2016, 09:28:27 PM
  • ato2: Got to 20 degrees in New Plymouth today but has turned to rain just now.....
    September 27, 2016, 11:00:00 PM
  • Phil: Belmont, Lower Hutt, 10 degrees, grey and calm
    September 28, 2016, 07:36:07 AM
  • Wolfie33: Opotiki - Best weather was overnight, now all but overcast, passing showers, 15° & calm.
    September 28, 2016, 09:19:27 AM
  • Babs: Very calm and cloudy and not as warm as yesterday
    September 28, 2016, 10:10:00 AM
  • ato2: Sunny in New Plymouth, 18 degrees out at the met service airport station, so, around 19 in town. Humid, still cloud around. Light breeze only.
    September 28, 2016, 11:32:40 AM
  • ato2: Forecast was not right today either. 20 degrees in New Plymouth, sunny, humid near calm.
    September 28, 2016, 01:44:52 PM
  • Babs: Slowly turning into a sunfilled afternoon on our hilltop
    September 28, 2016, 02:45:26 PM
  • PaulMy: Komoka, CA: 10:07 pm EDST - a nice comfortable sunny 20.9° for early fall.
    September 28, 2016, 03:09:48 PM
  • ato2: Sun still in New Plymouth but very dark inland. Thunderstorm and power cut reported in Stratford, 40km away. [link]
    September 28, 2016, 05:33:56 PM
  • gabba: South Australia currently without power. yes - that the whole state.. [link]
    September 28, 2016, 09:48:52 PM
  • JennyLeez: 'IT'S CHAOS EVERYWHERE'   I believe that.
    September 28, 2016, 10:37:03 PM
  • gabba: There's a good video on my fb page of the storm hitting Adelaide [link]
    September 28, 2016, 10:41:49 PM
  • ato2: Hard to believe an entire State can be without power
    September 28, 2016, 11:10:57 PM
  • Babs: Just been reading about it really scary and more storms forecast and its heading for the rest of Australia hopefully it misses us
    September 29, 2016, 06:25:15 AM
  • Phil: Belmont, Lower Hutt, 12 degrees, fine and calm
    September 29, 2016, 07:38:01 AM
  • Rwood: Weak link in thier transmission systems I think. At least we might get more normal weterlies back after this ghastly September.
    September 29, 2016, 08:03:03 AM
  • Rwood: *westerlies*
    September 29, 2016, 08:03:18 AM
  • ato2: New Plymouth: 14 degrees at 8.30am, dry, mostly cloudy, some weak Sun. May get to 20 degrees again.  Little wind.
    September 29, 2016, 08:55:11 AM
  • ato2: Re SA storm- be interesting to see the maximum wind speeds and amounts of rainfall and compare with a typical NZ storm
    September 29, 2016, 08:56:09 AM
  • hotcop65: Tokoroa: Cloudy, cool, 13° Light Easterly breeze.
    September 29, 2016, 09:27:02 AM
  • Wolfie33: Opotiki - Ho Hum, grey calm & dampish, 15°
    September 29, 2016, 09:38:56 AM
  • Babs: Botheration it's raining so much for  fine breaks
    September 29, 2016, 10:21:21 AM
  • ato2: odd drizzle then sunshine in New Plymouth. Tricky working outside as the Sun is hot, then one gets grey, then drizzle then fine for an hour or two.
    September 29, 2016, 03:12:54 PM
  • ato2: *it gets grey
    September 29, 2016, 03:13:12 PM
  • Rwood: Brightening far too late today - 2nd local record goes west (lowest % of average sun for the month) - that's from a field of 1065 months.
    September 29, 2016, 06:08:23 PM
  • Babs: Calm clear morning
    September 30, 2016, 07:06:22 AM
  • Phil: Belmont, Lower Hutt, Fine and calm 8 degrees
    September 30, 2016, 07:32:27 AM
  • Rwood: Strange colour out there - blue apparently. If the sun stays out till late afternoon we might just avoid breaking the worst record of the 3 ...
    September 30, 2016, 08:04:15 AM
  • Babs: You might have to wear your sunglasses Rupert
    September 30, 2016, 08:16:06 AM
  • TonyC: Port Robinson: Another grey morning..........
    September 30, 2016, 08:25:57 AM
  • ato2: New Plymouth: dry, 14 degrees at 8am, light breeze, cloud breaking
    September 30, 2016, 08:32:26 AM
  • Wolfie33: Opotiki - Some cloud about but decent sized blue bits & a strange shiny thing happening, 18° & light SE'ly
    September 30, 2016, 09:16:37 AM
  • Babs: We have one of those bright shiny things here too,  and no wind it's making the Tui's chortle and cackle
    September 30, 2016, 10:38:22 AM
  • hotcop65: Tokoroa: Cloudy, some blue bits, no shiny thing here yet. gentle breeze.
    September 30, 2016, 10:39:59 AM
  • ato2: Got to 18 degrees in New Plymouth. Mostly cloudy, not much wind.
    September 30, 2016, 05:21:39 PM
  • Wolfie33: Noted this  'Colossal' storm hits parts of Central Otago [link] Any reports?
    September 30, 2016, 10:47:58 PM
  • Phil: Belmont, Lower Hutt, 12 degrees, overcast and calm
    Today at 07:35:06 AM
  • ato2: New Plymouth: 14 degrees at 8am, pretty much what it was all night. Mostly cloudy,  odd bit of drizzle stuff, brightening in the east and north east. No wind.
    Today at 08:25:10 AM
  • Babs: Gloomy but determined the lawns WILL be mowed
    Today at 09:59:12 AM
  • Wolfie33: Opotiki - And back to grey, cloudy/overcast & breezy out of N'ly qtr, 19° & dry.
    Today at 11:00:24 AM
  • Rwood: Back ot the cloudfest - will update notes.
    Today at 01:11:05 PM
  • ato2: Thanks RWood- be good to read
    Today at 01:44:07 PM
  • ato2: New Plymouth- fine, a little sunshine, 17 degrees
    Today at 01:44:23 PM

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