Join the conversation

Ask MetService is a great place to find information about all things weather and MetService. But did you know that by joining the community, you can get your questions answered, share your ideas and feedback, and get your problems solved too? It only takes a minute to register.

Sign me up!

  • Step 1: Sign Up
  • Step 2: Follow Categories

Conversations

Recent Conversations
Conversations 1 - 20 of 514
Photo of Brendon McEvoy
Add Hastings to the Gisborne/Hawkes Bay Rain Radar
Hi. I pushbike to work between Hastings and Napier and really appreciate the Gisborne/Hawkes Bay Rain Radar to time my run when the weat...
  • 1 me too
  • 0 replies
  • Idea
Photo of Raymond Colvill
your opposition can get forecast correct
I made a complaint about the completely wrong weather forecast for Sth canterbury to Ramon on Monday. Since then i have been researching...
  • 1 me too
  • 0 replies
  • Problem
Photo of Ian Cooper
First recorded Red Sprite from New Zealand.
At approx. 12.30 U.T. on June 16th 2018 a Larryn Rae took a 10 second exposure from Te Arai beach and picked up what is possibly the firs...
  • 1 me too
  • 0 replies
  • Question
Photo of Tony Johnston
Homeless man buys Ferrari. Yeah right.
allowing scam artist conman advertising on this weather site is really disappointing. Can you not be more selective with your advertisers...
  • 1 me too
  • 0 replies
  • Problem
Photo of Wayne
Christchurch rainfall this year
Christchurch area what has the total rainfall per month been so far this year compared to other years? if comparing against records for t...
  • 1 me too
  • 0 replies
  • Question
Photo of Raymond Colvill
Wrong Weather for Timaru again and again
i wish to complain about another wrong forecast for timaru that has happened multiple times over the last two years. Last nights forecas...
  • 1 me too
  • 0 replies
  • Problem
Photo of mary cooney
Hours of sun..
hi there..just heard on news that chch had lowest hours of sun this month. I am sure wgn isn't far behind but wasnt able to find any dat...
  • 1 me too
  • 0 replies
  • Question
Photo of Ingrid
Why is Christchurch so cloudy and grey so far this winter with hardly any frosts?
  • 1 me too
  • 0 replies
  • Question
Photo of Maxine Walker
Where is the info for Ohaupo/Te Awamutu and Otorohanga
Why does the weather info stop at Cambridge and not continue down to at least Otorohanga? 
  • 1 me too
  • 3 replies
  • Question
Photo of duncan craig
Port hills rain guage
What’s wrong with port hills rain gauge? I live in port hills and have rain gauge and have been collecting more than chch always and some...
  • 1 me too
  • 1 reply
  • Problem
Photo of blair parnell
ENSO
Hi,I would like to know why this June is oscillating so much compared to last June 2017,which was the coldest month.Cold snaps, followed...
  • 1 me too
  • 1 reply
  • Question
Photo of Michael Lunn
Why is there no rain data for Paeroa?
  • 1 me too
  • 1 reply
  • Problem
  • Solved
Photo of Nigel Bratten
My weather
Hi In the”your weather” section,can you advise as to how current the rainfall figures are?ie are they reporting rainfall in real-time? ...
  • 1 me too
  • 3 replies
  • Question
Photo of martin
Major discrepancy in your rainfall model with provided text forecast
Hello Your five day forecast for Paihia shows rain on day 3,4,5 particularly on 4&5 but your 5 day rainfall map shows nothing of the sor...
  • 1 me too
  • 1 reply
  • Question
Photo of rlarkins
Did you know your Lyttelton rain gauge is out of order? Has been for some time.
  • 1 me too
  • 1 reply
  • Problem
Photo of Donal Christie
A compare tool to compare this year's weather with last year's
Share an idea - What I'd find useful on your website is, where you show the weather for the last month, under each day's information,some...
  • 1 me too
  • 3 replies
  • Idea
Photo of Merete Hipp
Choosing which AWS to use
Is there any way that I can choose which weather station (AWS) I would like displayed? Since you chose to use the AWS on the PNCC buildi...
  • 1 me too
  • 1 reply
  • Question
Photo of Dean Sauer
how can I stop the 3 and 5 day rain forecast pages from auto refreshing
how can I stop the 3 and 5 day rain forecast pages from auto refreshing. I liked it when I could look back and see how fast weather had ...
  • 1 me too
  • 1 reply
  • Question
Photo of David Benton
No historical rain data for Paeroa in September 2016, and feb 2017
monthly rainfall missing for these 2 months , September a lot higher than normal , Feb a lot lower.
  • 1 me too
  • 3 replies
  • Problem
  • Acknowledged
Photo of Emma Harper
Historical weather information please for Saturday 2nd June 2018
Can you please email me the weather forecast including any weather warnings for bay of plenty for Saturday June 2nd please. I'm looking ...
  • 1 me too
  • 1 reply
  • Question