Monthly Archives: September 2015

NZ set for long summer – so get your aircon in early to avoid the rush

NZ set for long, dry summerA long hot summer is coming, and while that's good news for barbecues and backyard cricket, farmers and rural firefighters are preparing to battle drought and wildfires.Forecasters predict this summer's El Nino weather pattern will be one of the top three or four driest on New Zealand record.The previous three...