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VIDEO: Latest on the storm heading to NZ this Monday

The weather is becoming more settled over New Zealand for 48 hours as high pressure rolls though, ahead of a stormy start to next week. By Monday a storm near Southland will bring severe weather into both main islands, mostly...


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Mostly sunny. Breezy to brisk Sou'West winds.

Thursday Leap Day Newsfeed: High pressure is here!

A few showers linger around some coastal parts of the North Island today but generally speaking high pressure has arrived…

VIDEO: Big high before Monday’s storm

A stormy low on Monday and Tuesday is expected to bring severe weather risks into both main islands of New…

Wednesday Newsfeed: Incoming high eases eastern showers

High pressure is moving in from the Tasman Sea, bringing mostly dry and settled weather for the second half of…

VIDEO: Hotter weather returns to NZ ahead of Monday cold front

High pressure from south-eastern Australia is drifting towards NZ this week and over the weekend it will slide out to…

VIDEO: 7 Day Pacific Weather – Lows fading in South Pacific, stormy in Japan

(Recorded Feb 27 NZDT) — The South Pacific is looking much quieter in the week ahead. Last week there were…

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Live / Real time NZ rain radar for 1:05am on Fri 1 March 2024

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Education: The most accurate ways to read a rain forecast & get fewer nasty surprises

REPOST from our Education Pages — It’s always interesting when we get a complaint about a rain forecast, just how…

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Why is NZ so windy? We explain the Roaring Forties!

From our Education page — New Zealanders shouldn’t be so surprised how often it’s windy here. After all, we’re basically…

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BIG NEW FREE WeatherWatch APP now available for download + Paid PRO Alerts upgrade!

We’ve kicked off 2024 with the launch of our brand New App – the biggest change to NZ’s forecasting industry…

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