A typical June from my records:

  • An average temperature of 7.0C.
    • Maximum temperature expected about 19C.
    • Minimum temperature expected about -3C.
    • Seven air frosts - air temperature 0C or below are recorded.
    • Eight days fail to reach or exceed 10C.
    • Four days are expected to reach or exceed 15C.
    • No days are expected to reach or exceed 20C though 2 days have in the past 10 years, 2020 and 2016
  • Wind run would be around 3000km with the windiest day expected to have a wind run of 300km.
    • Maximum wind gust would be in the region of 60km/h.
  • There would be rain on 14 days with the monthly total of around 80mm.


Rain totals for the month and year along with temperature and wind comparisons can be found here.

June Daily Observations
TemperatureWindRainfallBarometer
DateMinMaxMeanMean
(Km/h)
Gust
(Km/h)
Run (km)Prevailing Dir10 Minute Max (mm)Total (mm)Min (hPa)Max (hPa)Change (hPa)
1 12.0 17.2 13.9 8.4 39 192 East Nth East 0.8 2.0 977.1 987.9 -10.8
A period of rain in the morning clearing to a partly cloudy afternoon. NE wind.
2 9.8 17.4 12.9 3.9 21 88 East Nth East 0 0 981.5 991.0 +9.5
Mostly cloudy with a light NE wind.
3 2.5 13.3 9.6 9.0 40 206 South Sth West 1.2 6.6 991.2 1012.2 +21.0
A period of rain in the morning, clearing by dawn. Cloud breaking with sunny intervals and a cool southerly wind.
4 -0.6 12.2 6.4 3.9 24 89 East Nth East 0 0 1012.5 1019.8 +7.3
Morning frost, sunny with light NE wind from late morning.
5 9.6 13.6 11.3 9.8 33 224 East Nth East 0 0 1009.4 1018.9 -9.5
Overcast with high cloud, NE wind.
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6 9.4 16.6 12.6 3.9 26 89 East Nth East 0.2 0.2 1009.5 1013.3 +3.8
Early showers and cloud clearing to a sunny and mild day with light breezes tending NE.
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7 8.0 15.9 12.5 6.8 32 157 East Nth East 0 0 994.3 1009.4 -15.1
Overcast with high cloud and NE a wind.
8 7.7 16.1 11.6 2.9 26 66 East Nth East 0.2 0.4 992.4 998.9 -6.5
Mostly cloudy with a few sunny intervals, showers in the evening. Light NE breezes.
9 4.7 13.8 9.5 3.1 23 70 East Nth East 0.2 0.2 980.3 992.8 -12.5
Early showers clearing but remaining cloudy with light winds tending NE.
Severe storm rips through Waikanae, tornado downs Norfolk pines
10 4.7 15.0 9.9 8.1 46 184 North Nth East 0.2 0.2 975.2 981.0 +5.8
Early showers clearing by dawn to a mostly sunny day. Evening showers with a nor'west change.
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11 8.7 12.2 7.0 6.1 42 139 North Nth West 0 0 979.1 989.2 +10.1
Clear and sunny with a cool Nor'west wind
12 1.4 13.4 8.8 8.6 46 197 East Nth East 0.8 3.6 969.5 989.0 -19.5
Mostly cloudy with north to NE winds. Showers later in the afternoon.
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13 3.7   7.4 8.9 45 204 West 0.2 0.4 964.9 989.0 +24.1
Morning showers clearing with a few sunny intervals. A southerly change with a few light showers later in the afternoon.
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14 1.5 17.3 6.2 2.5 31 56 East Nth East 0 0 987.6 997.5 +9.9
Morning frost, sunny and mild in the early afternoon with light northerly winds.
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15 -1.1 14.2 4.6 1.7 23 39 South Sth West 0 0 997.5 1010.4 +12.9
Morning frost, sunny with light breezes tending southerly.
16 1.0 14.5 8.3 2.7 32 60 East Nth East 0 0 1006.8 1015.7 +8.9
Mostly cloudy, mild for a time in the afternoon with northerly breezes.
17 5.6 9.8 8.2 4.2 25 95 East Nth East 0.2 0.2 1016.4 1025.3 +8.9
Cloudy and cold with some morning drizzle, light NE wind.
18 3,2 8.4 5.9 3.1 18 71 South Sth West 0 0 1021.6 1023.7 +2.1
Overcast with some drizzle from midday, light southerly breezes.
19 -0.9 9.3 4.9 5.9 33 134 South Sth West 0.2 1.0 1019.5 1026.3 _6.8
Morning frost then overcast with showers in the afternoon. Cool southerly wind.
20 5.1 9.3 6.6 4.5 26 103 South Sth West 0.2 2.0 1026.3 1031.9 +5.6
Showers in the morning and later afternoon, a few sunny intervals around midday, southerly wind.
21 1.1 9.9 5.6 3.1 25 72 South Sth West 0.2 0.2 1029.0 1031.8 -2.8
Early showers clearing before dawn. Cloud clearing to a sunny day with cool a southerly wind.
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22 -3.6 9.6 2.6 1.7 16 39 East Nth East 0 0 1028.0 1030.4 -2.4
Morning frost, sunny with light breezes tending NE.
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23 -2.5 10.5 4.4 4.4 33 100 East Ntn East 0.2 0.2 1023.8 1029.4 -5.6
Sunny with some thin high cloud, NE wind.
24 -0.7 13.5 6.5 3.6 24 82 East Nth East 0 0 1014.2 1023.5 -9.3
Mostly cloudy with a light NE wind.
25 8.1 18.0 12.3 4.7 21 107 East Nth East 0 0 1009.8 1015.6 +5.8
Morning cloud breaking to a sunny mild day with light winds.
26 4.7 15.3 9,1 2.8 13 63 East Nth East 0 0 1015.3 1019.5 +4.2
Sunny with light NE breezes.
27 2.3 12.1 8.3 4.5 24 102 East Nth East 0.2 0.6 1013.9 1019.5 +5.6
Cloudy and cool with a light NE wind.
28 5.0 9.0 7.0 5.2 26 118 South Sth West 0.4 7.6 1015.1 1023.2 -8.1
Rain clearing in the afternoon but remaining overcast and cool with a light southerly wind.
29 0.6 9.8 4.8 2.1 17 46 East Nth East 0.2 0.2 1007.8 1014.7 -6.8
Thick fog lifting and clearing early afternoon, light NE wind.
30 -1.3 11.5 5.5 4.8 51 109 East Nth East 0.2 0.4 999.1 1009.4 +10.3
Morning frost, mostly cloudy with high cloud and light winds. A fresh southerly change in the evening with a few showers.