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Thornbury in Southland (region) is a city located in New Zealand - about 480 mi (or 772 km) South-West of Wellington, the country's capital town.

Current time in Thornbury is now 08:49 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "Pacific / Auckland" with an UTC offset of 12 hours. Depending on your budget, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Ringway, Otautau, Otahuti, Oreti Plains, Isla Bank or Riverton-Aparima. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Waimatuku, Thornbury, Otaitai, Hazletts and Flints Bush. There are 3 airports near Thornbury. The nearest airport we have records of is Invercargill Airport (IATA: IVC) with a distance of 14 mi (or 21.8 km) South-East of the city centre of Thornbury.

To view way more photos of of this place and the area check out our Thornbury 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 Thornbury sightseeing & history overview.

  • Thornbury, New Zealand
  • Waimatuku
  • Jacobs River
  • Aparima River
  • Southland Plains
  • Riverton, New Zealand
  • Pourakino River
  • Oreti Beach

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 7°C / 44 °F

Morning Temperature 9°C / 48 °F
Evening Temperature 5°C / 41 °F
Night Temperature 7°C / 44 °F
Chance of rainfall 3%
Air Humidity 82%
Air Pressure 999.4 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 10 km/h (6 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 80% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain
Moderate rain

Friday, 4th of September 2015

Moderate rain Day: 2°C (35 °F)
Night: 6°C (43 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Saturday, 5th of September 2015

Light snow Day: 4°C (38 °F)
Night: 6°C (43 °F)
Light snow, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.

Sunday, 6th of September 2015

Light rain Day: 1°C (34 °F)
Night: 8°C (47 °F)
Light rain, calm, scattered clouds.

Videos from the area

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

Woodchopping - Adam Lowe - Standing Handicap Event

published: April 30, 2008 length: 18:46 min
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author: Robert Dowling

Adam Lowe from Hokitika competing in the Small Standing Chop in Otautau, Southland, New Zealand, on the 2007/08 Southland Christmas Circuit. Adam Lowe is the 2008 Under 23 Standing Block

F6F First flight test

published: July 03, 2011 length: 40:56 min
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author: Kiwideno

Test flight of the F6F Hellcat at the Southland Rc Club Waimatuku road.

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