Links to five- and ten-day MetService 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 for David Whelan’s camera on 1 November 2015. Details for  the enthusiasts: Nikon D750 DSLR camera, Samyang 14mm lens, exposure 20 sec at f2.8, ISO 6400.  Click the image for a larger version.



Invercargill,  AlexandraDunedin,

GoreQueenstownStewart IslandWanaka


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)


Invercargill CBD

A weather station on the roof of the ICC building in Esk Street provides live data to the Weather Underground website.



Aurora 1

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