Farmers benefit from weather collaboration

Farmers will now be able to access site specific weather forecasts and data from their smartphones in a new partnership between global farm-management... Read More

A brief break in the settled weather

A cool and rainy change is on its way for New Zealand. The MetService says the high pressure system that has dominated weather over New Zealand for... Read More

Tuesday’s national forecast: mainly settled

WeatherWatch reports that weather conditions are mainly settled for New Zealand today thanks to high pressure. "There are one or two showers about... Read More

Dry weather prevails

  After a record dry April in some places, MetService is forecasting dry weather to continue into the first week of May as high pressure holds. “Large,... Read More

Mainly settled weather ahead for New Zealand

WeatherWatch is forecasting that an anticyclone is bringing mainly settled weather to most of New Zealand today. "However there are a few showers... Read More

What‘s on - markets, adaptive surfing, art

Good morning and welcome to Saturday. Ko te ra tenei i hanga e te Ariki. Ka koa tatou, ka koa hoki ki reira. MetService is forecasting a fine morning,... Read More

Critical southwesterly keeping NZ weather calm

Critical southwesterly. Two words dominating the last few days of weather, keeping things calm around a lot of New Zealand. And we’re staying... Read More

Typical autumn weather as high pressure takes hold

Several fronts affected New Zealand over ANZAC weekend, causing temperatures to dip and bringing showery conditions to many places. MetService is predicting... Read More

Dry couple of weeks on the way for parts of NZ

Drier and more settled than usual - that's the headline for the next couple of weeks ahead as powerful high pressure zones from Australia look set... Read More

Anzac Day weather update for New Zealand

WeatherWatch is forecasting a south to south-west flow covering New Zealand for Anzac Day bringing with it a few showers, especially in the morning.... Read More

What‘s on - Ultimate frisbee, markets, waterworld

Good morning and welcome to Sunday. Ko te ra tenei i hanga e te Ariki. Ka koa tatou, ka koa hoki ki reira. MetService is forecasting a fine day with... Read More

Cold front due across New Zealand

A cold front is likely to push northwards over New Zealand during Sunday, says a WeatherWatch spokesperson.  "There will likely be some rain... Read More

What‘s on - Shakespeare, water fun, colour splash

Good morning and welcome to Saturday. Ko te ra tenei i hanga e te Ariki. Ka koa tatou, ka koa hoki ki reira. MetService is forecasting a fine day ahead... Read More

Costs revealed of storm damage to roads

The combined cost of repairing storm damage to Ōpōtiki district roads over the past six months has been estimated at $545,000. National transport... Read More

Thunderstorm watch issued for the BOP

UPDATE 8.46AM: A severe thunderstorm watch is now in force for the Bay of Plenty, Rotorua and Coromandel areas. The MetService says a frontal system... Read More