NZ Historic Weather Events Catalog

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March 1992 Auckland Hail and Tornado ( 1992-03-08 )

Auckland

Multi HazardMulti Hazard at Auckland
Duration:     -
Comments:
HailHail
Comments:

CommentAuckland experienced a hail storm on the 8th.

Crop DamageAt one kiwifruit orchard, $800,000 ($1,160,000 2008 dollars) of damage was done in 15 minutes.

Crop DamageAn orchard had 15000 trays of perssimons damaged.

TornadoTornado
Comments:

Insurance PaymentInsurance Industry Payouts for the Auckland Tornado totalled $1,100,000 ($1,600,000 2008 dollars).

References

Catalogue of Severe Hail Storms, 1924-1986 and 1991-2006. Source: Met Obs.
Insurance Councils. The Costs of Weather Loses, Claim History (Updated 2004).

March 1992 Auckland Hail and Tornado ( 1992-03-08 )

Auckland

Multi HazardMulti Hazard at Auckland
Duration:     -
Comments:
HailHail
Comments:

CommentAuckland experienced a hail storm on the 8th.

Crop DamageAt one kiwifruit orchard, $800,000 ($1,160,000 2008 dollars) of damage was done in 15 minutes.

Crop DamageAn orchard had 15000 trays of perssimons damaged.

TornadoTornado
Comments:

Insurance PaymentInsurance Industry Payouts for the Auckland Tornado totalled $1,100,000 ($1,600,000 2008 dollars).

References

Catalogue of Severe Hail Storms, 1924-1986 and 1991-2006. Source: Met Obs.
Insurance Councils. The Costs of Weather Loses, Claim History (Updated 2004).