For once it tallies,more or less with the official figures
It is the 3rd day of autumn in New Zealand and yet we are seeing these temperatures day-after-day, week-after-week since November when water restrictions were announced and the grass started to dry off.
This is the FIFTH month of such weather - without a letup.
To give you an idea here are statistics for the NORMAL. The average HIGH temperature for this time of years is 20 degrees Celsius.And from another source....