Upon graduating in 2006, Nazaneen Ghaffar’s first television industry job was for Endemol in Bristol as a runner for the programme Deal or No Deal. After moving on to ITV West, her first on-screen opportunity arrived when she was asked to try out for a weather presenting position and trained as a weather forecaster with the Met Office. After 18 months of presenting for ITV she moved back to Kent to join the BBC’s South East Today programme.
On November 4, 2010 it was announced that Nazaneen Ghaffar was leaving the BBC to join Sky News as weather presenter on its Sunrise programme, replacing Lucy Verasamy who had left to join ITV’s Daybreak. Nazaneen Ghaffar also presented forecasts for Sky News produced 5 News on Channel 5 until 19 February 2012.