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Monday Newsfeed: Weak low pressure spreads across NZ, rain in north

Pockets of drizzle, dry spells and downpours are all in the mix, bringing some areas of relief – especially around the upper North Island. The broken up rain bands are messy and complicated – view hourly rainfall ...

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Drizzle patches and/or a few showers. Light North to Nor'West winds.
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Weekend Newsfeed: Rain heads into dry north – some relief, but not for all

A fairly weak cold front moves up the North Island on Sunday and clears the South Island. The front is…

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…

VIDEO: RainWatch (Feb 23) – NZ’s 7 day rainfall outlook

As we’re doing every Friday now, here’s the latest on the upcoming wet weather for the weekend. The cold front…

Friday Newsfeed: High pressure slides east, cold front waits over the Tasman Sea

The high over NZ moves east today and sees a few showers around the North Island. Track on rain radar…

VIDEO: Your Weekend Weather across New Zealand

A huge high covers the country for Thursday but it slides east on Friday – and slides even further east…

Live / Real Time NZ Rain Radar

Live / Real time NZ rain radar for 10:50am on Mon 26 February 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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