Weather

Rain, wind and waves for the East Coast

Severe Weather Watches and Warnings for strong winds and heavy rain around Tairāwhiti Gisborne and Hawke's Bay during Tuesday and Wednesday have been issued... Read More

June's final week: Low crosses from west to east

A low pressure zone that has affected NZ's weather for at least 11 days will finally shift from being over the Tasman Sea to out over the Pacific Ocean east... Read More

Storms forecast, power restored to Coromandel

Power line and weather woes look set to continue for parts of the North Island, with work continuing to restore Northland's supply and storms forecast for... Read More

MetService issues severe weather warning

Update, 11am: Heavy rain watches are in force for Northland, Coromandel Peninsula, Bay of Plenty, Mount Taranaki and northwest Tasman. "An active trough is... Read More

More rain across eastern North Island

A Severe Weather Outlook has been issued by MetService for the week ahead. On Monday, a slow moving low lying west of New Zealand, with an associated front,... Read More

Heavy rain warning in place

A heavy rain watch has been issued for the northern and western parts of New Zealand. An active trough is expected to move over the country bringing heavy... Read More

What's on: markets, Matariki Whānau Day, expo

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 partly cloudy day... Read More

Heavy rain watch for Coromandel and BOP

A heavy rain watch has been issued for Bay of Plenty and Coromandel. An active front is expected to move over the country during the weekend, bringing heavy... Read More

Heavy rain forecast to set in on Sunday

Bay of Plenty and Coromandel residents are being advised to prepare for heavy rain this weekend. The MetService is forecasting heavy rain for parts of the... Read More

More wet weather to move in on Sunday

A low-pressure system west of New Zealand is set to continue influencing the country's weather in the coming days. This is the same system that has brought... Read More

Showery weather in the east

Unsettled weather continues to be the theme for New Zealand this week. MetService is forecasting a showery few days for eastern areas, while the story in... Read More

Severe thunderstorm watch

MetService has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Watch on Sunday afternoon for Bay of Plenty, Coromandel Peninsula, Northland and Great Barrier Island. An unstable... Read More