Your web browser (Internet Explorer) is out of date. Some things will not look right and things might not work properly. Please download an up-to-date and free browser from here.

InfoGraphic: The Big Picture for Saturday / Sunday

An anticyclone lies over most of New Zealand on Saturday bringing mainly settled weather, a southeasterly airflow moving around this…

Severe Cyclone Pola a Category 4 storm on NZ’s back doorstep – but it’s about to be torn apart

Cyclone Pola has strengthened over open waters and has reached Category 4, on a scale up to 5, but is…

VIDEO: Cyclone Pola skirts past northern NZ + next week looks hotter for many

Severe Cyclone Pola is close to New Zealand to our north east but is unlikely to get a lot closer…

InfoGraphic: The Big Picture for Friday / Saturday

An anticyclone lies over most of New Zealand today and Saturday bringing mainly settled weather, a southeasterly airflow moving around…

Friday’s national forecast

A ridge lies over most of New Zealand today bringing mainly settled weather. Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of PlentyMostly…

InfoGraphic: The Big Picture for Friday

A ridge lies over most of New Zealand on Friday bringing mainly settled weather. Mostly sunny for a majority of…

VIDEO: Severe Cyclone Pola skirts Tonga, meanwhile we have the 14 day rainfall map for NZ

Cyclone Pola reached “severe†category 3 status late yesterday and will be a powerful offshore storm for another 48 hours…

14 Day Total Rainfall Accumulation maps for NZ – it’s looking very dry for many (+3 Maps)

High pressure is currently expanding over the New Zealand area and looks set to dominate our weather for the entire…

Severe Cyclone Pola moves south towards NZ but will be blocked by high pressure (+6 Maps)

Cyclone Pola is now a severe Category 3 storm as it churns past Tonga out to sea, around 1900kms north…

InfoGraphic: The Big Picture for Thursday / Friday

A ridge pushes onto the South Island today extending out from an anticyclone in the Tasman Sea, southerly quarter winds…

Top Articles

Santa Tracker 2020

Final Update — The WeatherWatch Santa Tracker has ended for 2020! Here’s the last recording of the radar at 11pm…

Read article

Meteors – Your Eyewitness Reports!

WeatherWatch.co.nz receives meteor reports from all over New Zealand and the entire globe, 24/7/365. If you’ve seen something in the sky…

Read article

VIDEO: Cyclone Yasa forms near Fiji & Vanuatu as high pressure expands over NZ

A huge high is with NZ this week but Tropical Cyclone Yasa was named overnight near Fiji and Vanuatu and…

Read article