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Marlborough District Council scientists monitor climate, rainfall, river flows and groundwater levels, analyse data and provide information and advice to groups both inside and outside Council.

Their work includes flood prediction and flood-monitoring network maintenance.

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  • Rainfall
    Current observations of rainfall from Council sites.
  • Weather Now 
    Current observations of temperature, wind and other parameters from Council sites.
  • Historical Observations 
    Historical observations of Marlborough's rainfall and climate.
  • Climate Variability
    Over the past 50 to 100 years, increasing industrialisation and human activity (from industry, agriculture and transportation) have begun to affect the natural climate balance.
  • Reports and Special Investigations

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