About This Station
The station is powered by a La Crosse WS2355 weather station. The data is collected every 8 seconds and the site is updated every 10 minutes. This site and its data is collected using Weather Display Software. The station is comprised of an anemometer, a rain gauge and a thermo-hydro sensor situated in optimal positions for highest accuracy possible. The station is 344 meters ASL and resets at midnight.
Tokoroa is a multicultural town, population approx 15,000 with about 35% of the population being Maori and another 20% from the Pacific Islands (mainly the Cook Islands).
The remaining 45% of the population is made up of people from dozens of countries around the world. Tokoroa has New Zealand's largest Pacific Island community outside of Auckland and Wellington.
The main rural activities of the district are forestry and dairying. Timber is milled and processed at Kinleith, with many of the Kinleith workers living in Tokoroa. Tokoroa is a marketing and servicing centre with associated industries. These include the manufacture of cheese, wooden boxes, joinery, sawmilling, general engineering, and the quarrying of building stone.
About This Website
This site is a template design by CarterLake.org with PHP conversion by Saratoga-Weather.org.
Special thanks go to Kevin Reed at TNET Weather for his work on the original Carterlake templates, and his design for the common website PHP management.
Special thanks to Mike Challis of Long Beach WA for his wind-rose generator, Theme Switcher and CSS styling help with these templates.
Special thanks go to Ken True of Saratoga-Weather.org for the AJAX conditions display, dashboard and integration of the TNET Weather common PHP site design for this site.
Template is originally based on Designs by Haran.
Cloud height graphic courtesy of Bashewa Weather