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Jan 13 2018 - 3:40am
Upper North Island Areas of cloud and some sun, isolated showers may develop in the afternoon about Northland, also western Waikato. Showers about western Waikato may become heavy with thunderstorms...
Jan 12 2018 - 10:13am
A weak area of low pressure in the eastern Tasman Sea will fall apart today but lend a helping hand to creating afternoon downpours and thunderstorms in the North Island's interior and some more wet...
Jan 12 2018 - 10:02am
Tropical Cyclone Joyce is located in the north sea of Western Australia and over the past six hours is slowly moving southward. Here's the latest on the storm:
Jan 12 2018 - 7:00am
A low pressure system centred just west of the South Island in the Tasman Sea continues to churn away today feeding a front into the upper South Island.
Jan 12 2018 - 4:52am
Upper North Island Sunny areas and some high cloud, may be an isolated shower late afternoon / evening about some inland areas. Light winds this morning then afternoon sea breezes. Temperatures...
Jan 11 2018 - 10:28pm
Heavy rain yesterday, overnight and this morning has lead to flooding in Greymouth on the West Coast with more rain coming according to WeatherWatch.co.nz. Despite news of droughts being made...
Jan 11 2018 - 2:52pm
A day by day forecast for next week --- If you're in the South Island and lower North Island the weather pattern next week will shift more spring-like - and by that we mean cold fronts, windy spells...
Jan 11 2018 - 11:08am
A weak area of low pressure in the Tasman Sea is fuelling rain clouds around the South Island with heavy rain on the West Coast with this event potentially dropping over 100mm for some there. On...
Jan 11 2018 - 7:00am
A front lies over the upper South Island today connected into a low pressure system that lies just west of the South Island. High pressure affects the upper North Island and lower South Island.
Jan 11 2018 - 4:00am
Upper North Island Any morning cloud breaks to sunny areas and high cloud, west to northwesterly winds. Temperatures reaching into the mid to late twenties, possibly even early thirties for inland...
Jan 10 2018 - 11:04am
The next few days sees patchy rain moving up the South Island placing moisture in the North Island and with daytime heating it will likely create afternoon thunderstorms and downpours. Meanwhile...
Jan 10 2018 - 7:00am
A front straddles the upper South Island today, linking into a low pressure system in the Tasman Sea. Meanwhile a high pressure system lies in the South Tasman Sea and another north of the North...
Jan 10 2018 - 4:00am
Upper North Island Any morning cloud breaks to sunny areas and some high cloud, although some mid level cloud may hound the Waikato at times during the day. West to northwesterly winds. Afternoon...
Jan 9 2018 - 9:41am
Persistent wet weather is going to affect the West Coast with big fluctuations in daytime temperatures for some in the south too. The second week of 2018 is dominated by a developing area of low...
Jan 9 2018 - 7:00am
Anticyclonic conditions cover most of New Zealand today, a weak area of high pressure sits off the east coast of the South Island.
Jan 9 2018 - 4:00am
Upper North Island Mostly sunny with a touch of high cloud possible, west to southwesterly winds. About the Bay Of Plenty winds tend north to northwest in the afternoon. High's in the mid to high...
Jan 8 2018 - 2:10pm
Rainy days are coming to the West Coast from today and it may last until Thursday after a dry hot spell of weather there recently.  While many parts of the country were dealing with the...
Jan 8 2018 - 11:28am
Penrith in Sydney's west has reached a top of 47.3 degrees Celsius, the highest temperature recorded by a weather station in the Sydney metropolitan area in 79 years. The temperature hit 47.3C at...
Jan 8 2018 - 7:00am
An anticyclone centred in the Tasman Sea spreads a ridge over New Zealand today. A weakening front pushes northwards up the West Coast of the South Island during the day. For the North Island it's a...
Jan 8 2018 - 4:38am
Upper North Island Morning cloud breaks away then mostly sunny with southwesterly winds. High's in the mid twenties, perhaps late twenties for parts of the Waikato and Bay Of Plenty. Lower North...
Jan 7 2018 - 3:15pm
It's very normal in a storm for a highway to be closed due to bad weather or slips - it's more unusual to have a road entirely destroyed by storm surge.
Jan 7 2018 - 8:00am
As the storm roared past Auckland to the west on Thursday night and Friday morning it co-incided with a king tide. The strong to gale winds from the northerly quarter also help funnel more water into...
Jan 7 2018 - 4:00am
It's the first Sunday of 2018 and the forecast looks pretty good for most parts of the country as the late-week storm finally clears the New Zealand area out to the south east. Replacing the deep low...
Jan 6 2018 - 6:02pm
It was another wet and windy night for some areas but the worst of the storm has not only well and truly peaked now, but the entire low is starting to clear New Zealand. For today the country is in...
Jan 6 2018 - 11:45am
Gales in Wellington, showers around the country and a lot of cloud today will make way for warmer weather on Sunday as our storms exits and high pressure builds.
Jan 6 2018 - 4:00am
Upper North Island
Jan 5 2018 - 11:01am
Across the North Island there are reports of exceptionally high tides flooding roads, car parks, footpaths and areas normally well above the high tide mark. It started last night and has...
Jan 5 2018 - 9:43am
UPDATED 9:43am -- A storm just offshore from the western upper North Island is causing power cuts, bringing down trees and closing highways and today the low finally makes landfall and starts to...
Jan 5 2018 - 7:00am
A deep and intense low moves from west to east over the North Island during today, winds ahead of this low are strong from the northerly quarter then swinging around to the westerly quarter as the...
Jan 5 2018 - 3:49am
Upper North Island Rain develops this morning with a chance of heavy falls then gradually easing throughout the day from this afternoon. Strong to gale northerlies (severe gales for coastal areas)...