Climate

Information about our varying climate is critical for managing resources and reducing risks.

Projections of how climate change is likely to affect New Zealand.

Find information about New Zealand's temperature record and climate change in our information and resources section.

Intensity of cyclones predicted to increase

Tropical cyclones forming in the south-west Pacific are becoming less frequent but those that do form are likely to be more severe.

Improved climate information and services in Vanuatu

The construction of improved climate information and services in Vanuatu has posed unique logistical challenges.