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Organisations: Ministry for the Environment

  • Sunshine hours 1989

    Ministry for the Environment
    "Sunshine is important for our health and recreation, and for the environment. It is also important for our agriculture-based economy, for example, for plant growth. This layer shows annual sunshine hours across New Zealand for 1989 as part of the data series for years 1972 to 2013. Data is for a calendar year (January-December). The National Institute...
    Created 2 February 2020 Updated 2 June 2022
  • Sunshine hours 2009

    Ministry for the Environment
    "Sunshine is important for our health and recreation, and for the environment. It is also important for our agriculture-based economy, for example, for plant growth. This layer shows annual sunshine hours across New Zealand for 2009 as part of the data series for years 1972 to 2013. Data is for a calendar year (January-December). The National Institute...
    Created 2 February 2020 Updated 2 June 2022
  • Sunshine hours 2002

    Ministry for the Environment
    Sunshine is important for our health and recreation, and for the environment. It is also important for our agriculture-based economy, for example, for plant growth. This layer shows annual sunshine hours across New Zealand for 2002 as part of the data series for years 1972 to 2013. Data is for a calendar year (January-December). The National Institute...
    Created 2 February 2020 Updated 2 June 2022
  • Annual rainfall, 1972

    Ministry for the Environment
    Annual rainfall is the total accumulated rain over one year. Rain is vital for life, including plant growth, drinking water, river ecosystem health, and sanitation. Floods and droughts affect our environment, economy, and recreational opportunities. This dataset shows annual average rainfall across New Zealand for 1972 as part of the data series for years...
    Created 2 February 2020 Updated 2 June 2022
  • Annual rainfall Units: percentage of normal, 1997

    Ministry for the Environment
    Annual rainfall is the total accumulated rain over one year. Rain is vital for life, including plant growth, drinking water, river ecosystem health, and sanitation. Floods and droughts affect our environment, economy, and recreational opportunities. This layer shows the annual rainfall as a percentage of normal across New Zealand for 1997 as part of the...
    Created 2 February 2020 Updated 2 June 2022
  • Standardised soil moisture deficit 1981-1982

    Ministry for the Environment
    "Soil moisture is important for plant growth. A lack of moisture content over a growing season is a good indicator of drought, which can have social, environmental, and economic impacts. Increasing temperatures and changes in rainfall patterns are expected to increase the frequency and intensity of drought in many regions. Growing season soil moisture...
    Created 2 February 2020 Updated 2 June 2022
  • Growing season soil moisture deficit, 2005-2006

    Ministry for the Environment
    Soil moisture is important for plant growth. A lack of moisture content over a growing season is a good indicator of drought, which can have social, environmental, and economic impacts. Increasing temperatures and changes in rainfall patterns are expected to increase the frequency and intensity of drought in many regions. Growing season soil moisture...
    Created 2 February 2020 Updated 2 June 2022
  • Annual rainfall Units: percentage of normal, 2000

    Ministry for the Environment
    Annual rainfall is the total accumulated rain over one year. Rain is vital for life, including plant growth, drinking water, river ecosystem health, and sanitation. Floods and droughts affect our environment, economy, and recreational opportunities. This layer shows the annual rainfall as a percentage of normal across New Zealand for 2000 as part of the...
    Created 2 February 2020 Updated 2 June 2022
  • Annual rainfall, 1993

    Ministry for the Environment
    "Annual rainfall is the total accumulated rain over one year. Rain is vital for life, including plant growth, drinking water, river ecosystem health, and sanitation. Floods and droughts affect our environment, economy, and recreational opportunities. This dataset shows annual average rainfall across New Zealand for 1993 as part of the data series for...
    Created 2 February 2020 Updated 2 June 2022
  • Annual rainfall Units: percentage of normal, 1989

    Ministry for the Environment
    Annual rainfall is the total accumulated rain over one year. Rain is vital for life, including plant growth, drinking water, river ecosystem health, and sanitation. Floods and droughts affect our environment, economy, and recreational opportunities. This layer shows the annual rainfall as a percentage of normal across New Zealand for 1989 as part of the...
    Created 2 February 2020 Updated 2 June 2022
  • Annual rainfall, 1985

    Ministry for the Environment
    "Annual rainfall is the total accumulated rain over one year. Rain is vital for life, including plant growth, drinking water, river ecosystem health, and sanitation. Floods and droughts affect our environment, economy, and recreational opportunities. This dataset shows annual average rainfall across New Zealand for 1985 as part of the data series for...
    Created 2 February 2020 Updated 2 June 2022
  • Annual rainfall, 1994

    Ministry for the Environment
    "Annual rainfall is the total accumulated rain over one year. Rain is vital for life, including plant growth, drinking water, river ecosystem health, and sanitation. Floods and droughts affect our environment, economy, and recreational opportunities. This dataset shows annual average rainfall across New Zealand for 1994 as part of the data series for...
    Created 2 February 2020 Updated 2 June 2022
  • Conservation status of shorebird species and subspecies (2012)

    Ministry for the Environment
    New Zealand has 92 seabird and 14 shorebird species and subspecies (taxa). Seabirds and shorebirds tend to be at or near the top of the food chain, and thrive only if the marine ecosystem is healthy. Decreasing bird populations can signal that the ecosystem is degrading. This dataset relates to the "Conservation status of seabirds and shorebirds" measure...
    Created 2 February 2020 Updated 2 June 2022
  • Annual rainfall, 1996

    Ministry for the Environment
    "Annual rainfall is the total accumulated rain over one year. Rain is vital for life, including plant growth, drinking water, river ecosystem health, and sanitation. Floods and droughts affect our environment, economy, and recreational opportunities. This dataset shows annual average rainfall across New Zealand for 1996 as part of the data series for...
    Created 2 February 2020 Updated 2 June 2022
  • Annual rainfall, 1978

    Ministry for the Environment
    Annual rainfall is the total accumulated rain over one year. Rain is vital for life, including plant growth, drinking water, river ecosystem health, and sanitation. Floods and droughts affect our environment, economy, and recreational opportunities. This dataset shows annual average rainfall across New Zealand for 1978 as part of the data series for years...
    Created 2 February 2020 Updated 2 June 2022
  • Sunshine hours 1982

    Ministry for the Environment
    "Sunshine is important for our health and recreation, and for the environment. It is also important for our agriculture-based economy, for example, for plant growth. This layer shows annual sunshine hours across New Zealand for 1982 as part of the data series for years 1972 to 2013. Data is for a calendar year (January-December). The National Institute...
    Created 2 February 2020 Updated 2 June 2022
  • Annual rainfall, 1976

    Ministry for the Environment
    Annual rainfall is the total accumulated rain over one year. Rain is vital for life, including plant growth, drinking water, river ecosystem health, and sanitation. Floods and droughts affect our environment, economy, and recreational opportunities. This dataset shows annual average rainfall across New Zealand for 1976 as part of the data series for years...
    Created 2 February 2020 Updated 2 June 2022
  • Annual rainfall, 1987

    Ministry for the Environment
    "Annual rainfall is the total accumulated rain over one year. Rain is vital for life, including plant growth, drinking water, river ecosystem health, and sanitation. Floods and droughts affect our environment, economy, and recreational opportunities. This dataset shows annual average rainfall across New Zealand for 1987 as part of the data series for...
    Created 2 February 2020 Updated 2 June 2022
  • Units: percentage of normal sunshine hours 2013

    Ministry for the Environment
    "Sunshine is important for our health and recreation, and for the environment. It is also important for our agriculture-based economy, for example, for plant growth. This layer shows percentage of normal sunshine hours across New Zealand for 2013 as part of the data series for years 1972 to 2013. Data is for a calendar year (January–December). The...
    Created 2 February 2020 Updated 2 June 2022
  • Sunshine hours 2005

    Ministry for the Environment
    Sunshine is important for our health and recreation, and for the environment. It is also important for our agriculture-based economy, for example, for plant growth. This layer shows annual sunshine hours across New Zealand for 2005 as part of the data series for years 1972 to 2013. Data is for a calendar year (January-December). The National Institute...
    Created 2 February 2020 Updated 2 June 2022