Links to five-day MetService weather forecasts and related information for Invercargill and nearby centres.


Aurora Australis and the Milky Way
The Milky Way and the Aurora Australis put on a great show. David Whelan captured this image about 11.15pm on 1 November 2015. Photograph details  for  the enthusiast:   Nikon D750 DSLR camera with Samyang 14mm wide-angle lens. Exposure: 20 sec at f2.8, ISO 6400. Click the image for a larger version.



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Weather warnings

Links to the full range of MetService weather warnings


Marine and tides

Foveaux StraitPuysegur

Bluff tides, Riverton tides


Mountains and National Parks

Southern Lakes (includes brief and extended MetService mountain forecasts)
Fiordland (includes brief and extended MetService mountain forecasts)



Aurora 1

Invercargill astrophotographer Stephen Voss took this Aurora Australis picture.  See much more at his Deep South Astrophotography website.