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Autumn, Macetown, Central Otago (3rd of 4)

Autumn, Macetown, Central Otago

The Central Otago climate is similar to a continental one, with extreme temperature highs and lows. In autumn, Lombardy poplars, crack willows and other deciduous trees put on a brief, brilliant display of yellows and reds before shedding their leaves.

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Carl Walrond, 'Natural environment - Climate', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 25 April 2024)

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