Kapiti people are blessed with copious rainfall, too much at times — but those diagonally opposite in the Pacific aren’t so lucky.  New housing areas there are sure to want the unnecessary water meters that exist in the KCDC area!

Los Angeles averages only 15.1 inches (384 mm) of precipitation per year which is less than a third of Kapiti; for the year to date it has only been about 60% of the average.

An article in the Los Angeles Times