Fairfax Media Network

New Zealand Infrared (b/w) Satellite/Lightning

Satellite Image




  •  
JMA Himawari-8

New Zealand Satellite Notes

Patchy cloud over western parts of the South Island with a cool and unstable onshore airflow is generating the odd shower. Thick cloud building over the deep south ahead of a front is not producing any rain.

About Weatherzone Satellite

The colours and symbols used on the radar and satellite maps are described on our legend page. View legend »

Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Election 2016: High pressure system brings chilly start to polling day

10:35 EST

Voters were rugging up as they went to the polls this morning, with below freezing temperatures recorded around the country.

Monsoon season: India eagerly awaiting much-needed rain to bring end to long-lasting drought

09:02 EST

The drenching monsoon downpours are essential to life in India, bringing with them an end to the dry heat and much-needed rainfall for farmers.

White winter wonderland

12:31 EST

Some are calling it the best day of the snow season so far, with 15-20cm+ falling over the Australian Alps overnight.