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Frankton in Otago (region) is a city in New Zealand - about 399 mi (or 643 km) South-West of Wellington, the country's capital.

Local time in Frankton is now 11:20 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Pacific / Auckland" with an UTC offset of 12 hours. Depending on your mobility, these bigger locations might be interesting for you: Maori Point, Macetown, Long Gully, Invercargill, Dunedin or Arrowtown. When in this area, you might want to check out Wharehuanui, Lower Shotover, Frankton, Arthurs Point, Fernhill and Queenstown as well. We know of 4 airports close to Frankton. The clostest airport we know of is Queenstown International Airport (IATA: ZQN) with a distance of 0 mi (or 0.4 km) East of the city centre of Frankton.

To view way more photos of of this place and the area check out our Frankton photo gallery. It has recently been updated.

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Location insights

Sightseeing Tipps, Historical Background and Trivia

We got more information about sightseeing tips as well as background information on historical events or famous people and things. Each with descriptions and links for further research on our dedicated Frankton sightseeing & history overview.

  • Queenstown Events Centre
  • Queenstown Airport
  • Frankton, Otago
  • Real World/Road Rules Challenge: The Duel II
  • Edith Cavell bridge
  • Wakatipu High School
  • Skycity Queenstown
  • Lake Hayes
  • Lake Alta
  • Millbrook Resort

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 2°C / 36 °F

Morning Temperature 2°C / 36 °F
Evening Temperature 2°C / 36 °F
Night Temperature 5°C / 41 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 64%
Air Pressure 929.9 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (3 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Light snow
Light snow

Tuesday, 26th of May 2015

Few clouds Day: 1°C (35 °F)
Night: 5°C (41 °F)
Few clouds, light breeze.

Wednesday, 27th of May 2015

Sky is clear Day: -7°C (19 °F)
Night: 4°C (39 °F)
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.

Thursday, 28th of May 2015

Light rain Day: -5°C (23 °F)
Night: 3°C (38 °F)
Light rain, calm, scattered clouds.

Webcam Collection

Queenstown: Web Cam

Still of webcam in Frankton

lat/lng: -45.035 / 168.653
6.5 mi from city centre The cam "Queenstown: Web Cam" is located in Queenstown and has been submitted by user SnapitHD Webcams. This citycam has been viewed 36,935 times.

Queenstown: Skyline

Still of webcam in Frankton

lat/lng: -45.027 / 168.65
6.6 mi from city centre The cam "Queenstown: Skyline" is located in Queenstown and has been submitted by user Skyline Queenstown. This citycam has been viewed 117,037 times.

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Videos from the area

These are videos related to the place based on their coordinates. Check the Frankton video gallery for a broader collection..

Cessna 172 Short Approach Queenstown Airport New Zealand

published: September 03, 2010 length: 43:28 min
views: 0 rating:
author: gracej79

Heavy holding short as landing aircraft have priority, so touch down was delayed until we were close to the taxi way, to clear the runway as quickly as possible. This is the end of our flight

293A Lower Shotover Rd Queenstown

published: March 25, 2015 length: 02:00 min
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author: hoamz Ltd, MREINZ

Epitomising every reason to live in Queenstown, this glorious residence blends the best of the basin with convenience, elegance and a lifestyle to immerse oneself in. The strikingly beautiful,

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