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Monitor rainfall, river level, wind, air and soil temperatures and water quality recorded from our telemetry system.
Check water quality at swimming and recreation sites
Popular swimming sites - Gisborne city to Wainui Beach
Coast sites - Makorori Beach to Onepoto Bay
Rere water quality - Rere and Doneraille
Rain, river, wind, soil moisture
River, rainfall, soil moisture and temperature - current levels for all sites
River levels - graphs for last 7 days and 7 months
Rainfall - graphs for last 7 days and 7 months
Wind - air temperature, humidity, strength and direction
Soil moisture and temperature - current
The data is provisional only and there are limitations to the service.
The data is automatically sent back to us from our monitoring stations. The data is updated every hour approximately at quarter past. The time of the data is shown in NZST (NZ Standard Times), during daylight savings the data is one hour behind.
Predicted river stages, fire data
Predicted river stage information for Waipaoa, Waimata, Hikuwai, Waiapu and Te Arai rivers.
Fire weather data(external link) - NIWA calculates data
Gisborne's rain radar - visit MetService website(external link)
Land Air Water Aotearoa - visit LAWA(external link)
Maps and graphs