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Kāpiti Coast was one of the hardest hit regions during yesterday's drenching.
The area had an estimated one month's worth of rain - causing flooding, slips and road closures - with access shut off… Audio
Rain is easing in the Wellington region, after a day of heavy rain which caused widespread flooding, slips and some road closures.
The swollen Hutt River created headaches in Lower Hutt and there had… Audio
A number of roads around Wellington will remain closed overnight due to heavy rain. Meanwhile, parts of the city have had more rain today than in a normal D-ecember.
Heavy rain has swamped the greater Wellington region today causing flooding, slips, and road closures.
Metservice's orange warning remains in force from Marlborough through to Taranaki.
Reporter… Video, Audio
Heavy downpours in the lower North Island have closed roads and caused surface flooding in the Wellington region.
Heavy rain has swamped dozens of roads throughout the Wellington region this morning.
RNZ Wellington reporter… Audio
State Highway 6 at Harold Creek has reopened on the West Coast, after being washed out this afternoon.
It's looking to be a hotter than usual summer, with above average temperatures very likely across the motu.
Few conversations in Aotearoa pass without some reference to the weather. Is the rain coming in? Is the wind direction changing? Can the barbeque go ahead? Meteorologist and Head of Weather… Audio
The conditions are comparable to November 2017, which NIWA says was the beginning of an "unprecedented marine heatwave".
Summer is upon us - well officially from tomorrow - and it's not long until New Zealanders will be free to travel to their favourite holiday destinations under the traffic light system.
Max Towle… Audio
West Coast Civil Defence has set up an emergency operations centre in Hokitika and will open another in Greymouth this evening.
Motorists in the West Coast are being urged to take care ahead of a deluge of rain expected there this weekend.
The inventor of a model to work out how much the loss of sunlight costs a homeowner says he is confident it accurately shows denser housing is a plus.
A storm described by officials as a once-in-a-century event has forced thousands from their homes and cut road and rail links around Vancouver.
At least one person has been killed in a landslide and… Audio
Sweltering temperatures in the Hawke's Bay city fall short of being officially declared a heatwave.
Hawke's Bay temperatures over the past few days would be considered unusually warm even in summer, and a forecaster says more is on the way next week. Audio
Hawke's Bay is so hot right now - temperature-wise at least.
The region has been basking in excessive warmth over recent days, and a couple more like them will officially have it as being in the… Audio
Dr Jim Salinger is predicting heat waves in parts of the country this summer. Audio
Hawke's Bay is set to bask in extreme heat this weekend, while other parts of the country are in for heavy downpours.