Weather

Auckland gets over a month’s worth of rain in 10 hours

More than 4000 lightning strikes happened in one hour in Auckland and the lower North Island.

Wild weather is on the way as Cyclone Cody comes to NZ

If you're hoping for a weekend swim, you may be out of luck.

2021 was New Zealand’s hottest year on record - NIWA

It says the trend "is consistent with the overall pattern of global warming".

Hundreds evacuated in South Island after a weekend of severe rain and flooding

Hundreds of people have spent another night away from their homes on the South Island’s West Coast.

A weather expert explains how severe floods are linked to climate change

This article was originally published on the 5th of May 2021. 

The heavy rainstorm we saw in Canterbury in May has been called a one-in-100-year downpour, but…

Different kinds of storms

Did you know that typhoons, hurricanes and tropical cyclones are pretty much the same thing? We caught up with TVNZ 1's weatherman, Daniel Corbett, to get…

SAD - Seasonal Affective Disorder

Does winter make you feel a little... sad? The winter blues are a real thing; it's called Seasonal Affective Disorder, and it can hit hard.

Kiwi stormchasers

To most people tornadoes, twisters and thunder all scream 'run!', but for this Christchurch photographer, storms mean one thing: it's all about the chase. 🌪⛈⚡️

Types of clouds

Clouds are more than just a creative pastime when your internet is down; they're the OG weather app. So, how about a cloud lesson? ☁️🌧

I tried to be a news weatherman for a day and it’s really hard

Anyone can read the weather, right? Wrong. Bryson got a lesson from 1 News weatherman and actual meteorologist Dan Corbett and found out it's not as…