Hazards in Wellington

Hazards in Wellington include tsunami, earthquakes, storms and wildfires.

Tsunami

Read about tsunami safe zones, what to do during a tsunami, and areas you should evacuate to.

Tsunami zones

Earthquakes

What to do, effects of earthquakes and safe places during an earthquake.

Earthquake hazards

Storms

Read about the effects and frequencies of storms in Wellington.

Storm hazards

Wildfires

Wildfires are a serious risk in Wellington so there are restrictions in place all year round.

Wildfires