24 Feb 2023

Human induced climate change exacerbating extreme weather

From First Up, 5:44 am on 24 February 2023

The new year started with record-breaking floods in Auckland. Just days later the North Island was hit by Cyclone Gabrielle. It has been a flood soaked summer for Tamaki Makaurau. And experts say climate change is exacerbating the conditions. So should Aucklanders learn to live with a sub tropical climate, monsoon weather? NIWA Climate scientist Dr Daithi Stone answered that question for Nathan Rarere.