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VIDEO: Messy low to affect NZ for several days

After last week’s recording breaking high pressure zone, this week we’re back to a large low in the Tasman Sea.  Despite some storm aspects to this low pressure zone it’s generally quite a large and lazy low – bringing milder...


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Partly cloudy. Light West to Sou'West winds.

Monday Newsfeed: Wind & rain in north, driest in south, as high moves away & Tasman Sea low grows

Patchy rain and showers move into the country over Monday and early Tuesday, thanks to a large low pressure zone…

VIDEO: Messy next week as Tasman Sea low tries to move in

A powerful high pressure zone will continue to affect NZ’s weather well through next week, but NZ is a bit…

Thursday Newsfeed: Anticyclone breaks national record + cold air/showers heading to eastern NI

A powerful high pressure zone with peak central air pressure last night of 1046.5 hPa in Ranfurly, Central Otago looks…

VIDEO: 3 Lows and a High

A record challenging area of powerful high pressure is crossing NZ for Wednesday and Thursday before sliding off to our…

VIDEO: High dominates – but lows return in a week

As we keep saying a “huge high” is over the top of NZ this week, mostly the South Island –…

Live / Real Time NZ Rain Radar

Live / Real time NZ rain radar for 8:43pm on Mon 15 July 2024

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Feeling SAD? Turn on some lights, it may lift your mood

SAD (Seasonal Affective Disorder) happens when the days get shorter – when we have the least amount of available sunlight…

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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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