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VIDEO: NZ – Unsettled at times this week as highs & lows move by

High pressure is quickly crossing the North Island this week meaning some break in the wet weather but it may still be cloudy at times with a few showers in the west and north of NZ. Southerly quarter winds on Monday turn to ...


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Mainly sunny. Light South to Sou'East winds.

Monday Newsfeed: High pressure moving in… but unsettled late week

On Monday low pressure surrounds New Zealand to the north (far to the north), to the east and to the…

Weekend Newsfeed: High pressure returning, low pressure departing

High pressure is moving into the country and pushing away the North Island low. El Niño has come to an…

VIDEO: RainWatch: Northern rain, then powerful high next week, but more rain next weekend?

A weak area of low pressure will move across the upper North Island this weekend and bring more welcome rain…

VIDEO: A weak low for NZ on Saturday, high pressure next week

A low will move over the North Island on Saturday and fall apart – bringing patchy rain and showers across…

VIDEO: Australia-only 7 Day: Wet easterly vs cold southerly

Wet weather and windy easterlies for eastern Australia along with colder southerlies in the south makes for some changeable weather…

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Live / Real time NZ rain radar for 5:28pm on Mon 22 April 2024

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NEW FREE WeatherWatch APP: NZ’s largest weather app + Pay to receive customisable weather alerts!

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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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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