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.
Canterbury Weather Updates membership provides thousands of people all the latest, most accurate weather forecasts & content for the Canterbury region. We have 3 levels of membership, catering for the passionate weather fan to that of a highly weather dependant business, that require comprehensive, around the clock weather information.
We pride ourselves on the most detailed, accurate & most up to date forecasts for the people of Canterbury. We’re the only weather provider in New Zealand, which provides 7 day forecasts, with no computer generated content; all our forecasts are moderated & hand crafted, meaning high accuracy & detail.
We cover it all – Warnings, Watches, Outlooks, Alpine Roads, 23 towns across the region and 7 day hand crafted forecasts, Mountain forecasts, a comprehensive review & preview of weather here in Canterbury in ‘The Round Up’ issued every Sunday evening.
Gold membership provides the ability to ask and receive your own personalised weather forecasts & advice in our unique Q/A forum. 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.
Our Premium membership provides total coverage, with our exclusive Bivouac Outdoor Text alerts, the first of its kind in New Zealand; arrival of fronts, rainfall totals, warnings – you’ll hear it first with our text alert service, the perfect addition to our website and social media coverage.
When it comes to weather in Canterbury, our information & forecasts won’t be beaten. We pride ourselves on the more personalised, detailed and informative forecasts for the Canterbury region. Compare our ‘Basic’, ‘Gold’ & ‘Premium’ services.
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. We forecast for some of the largest operations in Canterbury & recent the Auckland region.
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. 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 brand new media kit is now available to end 2019 and kick start 2020. Canterbury Weather Updates provides one, if not the largest audience online for the Canterbury region, via our website and social media page.
Our rates are highly competitive. Get in touch today for more information and secure your spot today.
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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 3 years 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 3 years, 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