23 February 2018
Despite a sub-tropical storm and two ex-tropical cyclones, this summer is about to become the hottest in history.
16 February 2018
A two-week expedition to tag blue whales in New Zealand waters for the first time, almost came up empty due to warmer sea temperatures causing the animals to change their behaviour.
2 February 2018
January 2018 was New Zealand’s hottest month on record (since 1909) using NIWA’s seven-station series. Dozens of locations observed their record or near-record high mean temperature for January.