Zephyrometer

Coordinates: 41°18′43″S 174°47′46″E / 41.31194°S 174.79611°E / -41.31194; 174.79611

The Zephyrometer is a civic sculpture in Evans Bay, Wellington. It was made by Christchurch artist Phil Price and installed in 2003. It is a kinetic sculpture consisting of a concrete cylinder holding a 26m tall needle which sways to show wind direction and speed (Wellington is known to Kiwis as "Windy Wellington").

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    Khan Wall commented
    What a waste of natural resources
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