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Cyclone History

Tropical cyclones transition from the tropics and become extratropical cyclones and have a long history of directly impact on the upper North Island of New Zealand. Regional met agencies name a tropical cyclone which retains it's name when it transitions beyond the tropics into New Zealand waters. Below is the a history of the modern day tracked cyclones that have had significant impact of the Upper North Island since 1968.

 

 

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1968

1975

1978

1980

1982

1988

1992

1996

1997

2004

2011

2017

2022

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