It’s hot and humid in the north – cool and cloudy in the south – and this up and down weather pattern will stay with us into the start of Summer, which kicks off this weekend.
A Kiribati man's bid to become the world's first climate change refugee in New Zealand has been rejected for a third time.
Ioane Teitiota, 37, moved to New Zealand with his wife in 2007 after deciding their life on the low-lying Kiribati island Tarawa was no longer sustainable due to rising seas.
Wicked wintry weather that pummeled the West Coast is now barreling across the country, threatening to wreck millions of holiday travel plans just before Thanksgiving.
Scores of car crashes and 12 fatalities are blamed on the storm.
A low in the Tasman Sea – which brought torrential rain to Queensland on Friday night – is this week moving towards New Zealand and will bring rain, possibly heavy, to some of our driest northern regions.
Floating high above the Earth, astronaut Karen Nybergpointed her camera at a swirling white cloud spreading across the planet. Little did she know the devastation that was unfurling beneath.
This remarkable image of Super Typhoon Haiyan over the Philippines, was taken by the NASA astronaut during a five-month mission in space.
With Summer just a week away(!), we here at Weatherwatch wanted to know how many of our readers have been in the water yet this Spring.
With warm temperatures and sunny days through much of November, particularly in the North Island, beachgoers have been seen swimming all through the month - and we wanted to know if this is a nationwide phenomena.
A mammoth cargo plane that landed Wednesday night at the wrong airport in Wichita, Kansas -- one that typically does not accommodate such beasts -- took off without incident Thursday afternoon on a runway half a mile shorter than it usually uses.
The results of our latest reader poll are in - and it seems like our heaters have gone the same way as down jackets and scarves - back into the cupboard for another year.
We started the week talking about the Philippines cleanup after 'Super Typhoon' Haiyan, which is clearly something which will dominate headlinesfor some time to come - given its significance and impact upon so many people there.
Rain is in some forecasts for northern New Zealand this weekend but as you’ll see the computer models aren’t in agreement.