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Wellington the Windy City

Solace in the Wind

A metal sculpture in Wellington Harbour faces the prevailing wind…

It’s windy along the harbour front in Wellington today. We have just finished our morning power walk along the quay and  we battled against the wind as we went.

Wellington is known to be one of the windiest places in New Zealand with an average of 172 days a year with winds of 60 Km / hour or more. It is situated at the end of a wind corridor between the north and south islands…