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Volume 20, 1887
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Metorology.

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Comparative Abstract for 1887 and previous Years.
Stations Barometer At 9.30 a.m. Temperature from Self-registering Instruments read in Morning for Twenty-four Hours previously. Computed from Observations. Rain. Wind. Cloud.
Mean 1 Reading. Extreme Range. Mean Temp. in Shade. Mean Daily Range of Temp. Extreme Range of Temp. Max. Temp. in Sun's Rays. Min. Temp. in Sun's Rays. Mean Elastic Force of Vapour. Mean Degree of Moisture. (Saturation = 100.) Total Fall in inches. No. of Days on which Rain fell. Average Daily Force in Miles for Year. Maximum Velocity in Miles in any 24 hours, and Date. Mean Amount (0 to 10).
Auckland 30.046 1.360 59.6 12.6 46.5 147.0 26.0 .413 78 37.710 181 142 738.29th
  Prevevious 23 years 29.973 59.1 .395 73 42.782 187 April,
Wellington 29.931 1.670 54.9 13.1 52.0 150.0 23.0 .347 79 56.969 188 228 750, 26th 4.1
  previous 23years 29.921 54.7 .337 72 51.773 158 Dec.
Dunedin 29.781 1.972 51.7 15.5 62.0 147.0 24.0 .286 73 39.144 174 132 570,10th 5.5
  previous 23years 29.875 50.3 .277 74 34.665 164 May.