Our focus in purely on the Canterbury region meaning our detail and accuracy is of a high standard. We’re unique in the way we operate! We don’t purely use computer generated models and maps, but take into account real live current observations, local topography effects and reports throughout the region, meaning we get all the latest on what’s happening and crucially what’s about to happen. In addition to our comprehensive website, we provide many other services such as personalised forecasts, seminars and advertising on our website.
Detail and timing is crucial when it comes to weather. We can tailor forecasts to meet your specific requirements. We provide forecasts through multiple formats, including: Phone, text message, email or through Facebook. Forecasts and updates can be issued at your request.
Our brand new and exciting service is the first of its kind in New Zealand. As a member you will have the ability to ask specific questions on weather in the Canterbury region and receive personalised responses.
There is extra appeal and value in providing answers to your specific questions that forecasts can’t deliver! Whether it’s the ‘timing’ on the incoming front, or estimated rainfall totals or wind gusts, our forum will provide you, the member, the unique opportunity to ask questions & receive personalised responses, and also look and source out other member’s questions and information.
Whether your business relies on up to date information and you need that extra confidence to make the ‘call’ & decision, or you’re just an avid Canterbury Weather Updates follower or weather fan who wants to keep up to date and engage with the people of Canterbury, our new membership forum is an exciting beneficial and professional service that you will love.
Never get caught out again! Let us answer you weather questions! For more information, check out the ‘Benefits of a CWU Premium Membership’ page.
Seminars and Presentations
We’ve presented to numerous groups, whether its presentations to schools or rotary clubs, we can design an engaging session on weather. This can be tailored to meet your specific requirements.
We are the go to source for weather information here in Canterbury. Canterbury Weather Updates is now at the top of the ‘Google’ search engine, when you search Canterbury Weather. During extreme weather, our website is often sourced by over 100 000 unique visitors, in just one week. In addition, Canterbury Weather Updates is the number one regional weather page on social media in New Zealand. Our users are highly educated and income earners, from a range of different sectors, that rely and depend on our service daily. We have a range of advertising options available, at different rates. Don’t hesitate to get in touch, for our ‘Rate Card’ .
Our reports and photos are used by big and small local papers. We can provide an outlook to severe weather and comments by request. Please get in contact, regarding upcoming weather, statements or photos.
Why use Canterbury Weather Updates
Our focus in purely on the Canterbury region meaning our detail and accuracy is of high standard. We’re unique in the way we operate, we don’t purely use computer generated models and maps but take into account real live current observations and reports throughout the region, meaning we get all the latest on what’s happening, an crucially what’s about to happen.
Our forecasts are moderated and individually tailored to each location ensuring high accuracy. The most reliable and accurate forecasts aren’t solely generated by million dollar super computers, but by people who understand the regions unique weather. We’re passionate, highly motivated and understand the dynamics of Canterbury weather inside and out. Our extensive knowledge and focus on purely the Canterbury region means we provide the most up to date current weather available.
“We have been using Canterbury Weather Updates for the last 18 months and have found the information supplied to us extremely accurate and so much better than anyone else in Christchurch. Receiving the information by text message means the information is available instantly and has proved to be an invaluable tool in the running of our business. We would recommend their service to everyone.”
I Pave Concrete and Asphalt Ltd – Christchurch
“We have been using Canterbury Weather Updates for the past 18 months, to give accurate forecasting for Hanmer Springs. We have found it very difficult in the past to find accurate weather information, so Canterbury Weather Updates have filled that gap for us and our customers. Russell is fantastic to work with, very down to earth and flexible with how he can work in with us. We are very happy with the product we receive from Canterbury Weather Updates”
Hanmer Springs Thermal Pools & Spa