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dc.contributor.authorSparrow, Christopher J.
dc.date.accessioned2015-02-03T23:45:05Z
dc.date.available2015-02-03T23:45:05Z
dc.date.issued1968
dc.identifier.citationSparrow, C.J.(1968). The climatic character of the Auckland rural area. Earth Science Journal, 2(1), 69-87.en_NZ
dc.identifier.urihttps://hdl.handle.net/10289/9120
dc.description.abstractThe characteristics of the climate of the rural area surrounding the Auckland urban area are discussed. Data used, is predominantly from published reports of the New Zealand Meteorological Service giving annual summaries of observations made at the various climatological, synoptic and rainfall recording stations. The mean characteristics of the area's climatic elements are considered together with their extremes. It is concluded that warm temperatures throughout the year, high humidity, variations in amount and. intensity of rainfall, prevailing westerly and infrequent easterly winds and high sunshine hours characterise the climate of this part of northern New Zealand.en_NZ
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dc.publisherWaikato Geological Society, The University of Waikatoen_NZ
dc.relation.ispartofseriesEarth Science Journal
dc.rights© 1968 Waikato Geological Society, The University of Waikato. All items in Research Commons are provided only to permit fair dealing for the purposes of research or private study. They are protected by copyright with all rights reserved unless otherwise indicated.en_NZ
dc.subjectNew Zealanden_NZ
dc.subjectWaikatoen_NZ
dc.titleThe climatic character of the Auckland rural areaen_NZ
dc.typeJournal Articleen_NZ


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