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Seasonal and annual rainfall charts


Spring - El Niño brings generally more rainfall to Hong Kong compared to the ENSO-neutral state.


Spring (March-May) rainfall of Hong Kong, 1950-2015


Summer - On average, rainfall recorded in Hong Kong during El Niño is slightly less than that under the ENSO-neutral state. However, the difference is not statistically significant.


Summer (June-August) rainfall of Hong Kong, 1950-2015



Autumn - On average, rainfall recorded in Hong Kong during El Niño is comparable to that under the ENSO-neutral state. The difference is not statistically significant.


Autumn (September-November) rainfall of Hong Kong, 1950-2015



Winter - El Niño brings generally more rainfall to Hong Kong compared to the ENSO-neutral state.


Winter (December-February) rainfall of Hong Kong, 1950-2015


Annual


Annual rainfall of Hong Kong



Note:
1. The ENSO-neutral state refers to the situation with neither an El Niño nor a La Niña in place.
2. The annual rainfall chart is synthesized from the seasonal charts.



Related links:
What are El Niño, La Niña, ENSO?
Latest status of El Niño and La Niña
The impact of El Niño and La Niña on the climate of Hong Kong
Blogs relating to El Niño/La Niña
References on El Niño and La Niña
Seasonal forecastAnnual outlookClimate change


Last revision date: <04 Nov 2016>