Story: Auckland region

Caught in the rain (2nd of 2)

Caught in the rain

Auckland’s sub-tropical climate makes for many short but intense rain showers. For many, an umbrella is a vital accessory. These pedestrians have been surprised by a sudden rain storm in the central city.

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Margaret McClure, 'Auckland region - Climate, plants and animals', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 22 June 2024)

Story by Margaret McClure, updated 1 Aug 2016