Sanma Province - Rainfall Sites

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Sanma Current Climate Status


Bleaching and FisheriesCurrent Coral Bleaching alert for Sanma is No Stress. Outlook remains at No Stress for the next 4 weeks.

El Nino Southern Oscillation

El Nino Southern Oscillation ENSO updateThe El Niño-Southern Oscillation (ENSO) outlook remained at El Niño WATCH as climate models showed sea surface temperatures remain close to El Niño threshold, and relevant atmospheric indicators continued at the ENSO neutral phase. The gradual cooling of sub-surface temperatures over the past months weakened in May, while the warm surface temperatures across the equatorial Pacific persist.


Rainfall and WaterOn a 30 year average (1981-10), Pekoa experiences around 196.0mm of rain in May. In May 2019, the station recorded 119.2mm of total rainfall, placing it at normal.

Sea Surface Temperature

Sea Surface Temperature and FisheriesSea surface temperatures are normal around Sanma.