Information about our varying climate is critical for managing resources and reducing risks.
Climate change effects are accelerating, driving the need for actions informed by sound climate knowledge.
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Projections of how climate change is likely to affect New Zealand.
A weekly update describing soil moisture across the country to help assess whether severely to extremely dry conditions are occurring or imminent. Regions experiencing these soil moisture deficits are deemed “hotspots”. Persistent hotspot regions have the potential to develop into drought.