Hot Water Beach
in Auckland, New Zealand

Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-36.888 and 175.820 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -36° 53' 17" and E 175° 49' 12"
Currency and Currency Code:
Dollar - NZD
Spoken languages:
English, Maori
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 07:20 AM (Thursday)
Timezone: Pacific/Auckland
UTC/GMT offset: 12 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:20 am and 5:25 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
36.868 and -4.195 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Los Romanes
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Current travel safety evaluation for New Zealand in Australia and New Zealand

Safety Score: 3,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to New Zealand.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning New Zealand. Last Update: 2024-07-24 07:55:55

Explore Hot Water Beach

Hot Water Beach in Auckland is a city in New Zealand about 309 mi (or 497 km) north of Wellington, the country's capital.

Local time in Hot Water Beach is now 07:20 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Pacific / Auckland with an UTC offset of 12 hours. We know of 9 airports in the vicinity of Hot Water Beach, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in New Zealand is Whitianga Airport in a distance of 9 mi (or 14 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

If you need a place to sleep, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Tauranga, Hamilton, Auckland, Rotorua and Whakatane. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 12°C / 54 °F

Morning Temperature 7°C / 44 °F
Evening Temperature 8°C / 47 °F
Night Temperature 6°C / 43 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 72%
Air Pressure 1022 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 36% of sky
General Conditions Scattered clouds

Friday, 26th of July 2024

12°C (53 °F)
6°C (43 °F)
Few clouds, light breeze.

Saturday, 27th of July 2024

12°C (54 °F)
6°C (43 °F)
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.

Sunday, 28th of July 2024

11°C (51 °F)
9°C (49 °F)
Overcast clouds, light breeze.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Hahei Horizon

3,4 mi
20 Grierson Close
3591 Hahei
New Zealand

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 16:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Waimarie Villa

3,5 mi
9 Grange Road
New Zealand

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 13:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Videos from this area

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One Hell of a Powerboat Race, NZOffshore, Round 5 Whitianga 2011

Published: March 31, 2012
Length: 32:48 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Geoff Davies

Round 5 of the Rayglass New Zealand Offshore Powerboat Championship 2011, raced at Whitianga on Saturday 12 march 2011 This race was held the day that the japanese Tsunami hit New Zealand, ...

Glass Bottom Boat in the Coromandel New Zealand

Published: January 28, 2011
Length: 42:12 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: TheCoromandel goodforyoursoul

Visit Whitianga in the Coromandel region and marvel at the aquatic life in the Te Whanganui A Hei Marine reserve. Marine life includes snapper, crayfish, stingray's and occasionally dolphins...

Fishing Vessel Renown - Packing fish

Published: July 11, 2014
Length: 14:59 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: fishmoll

This quick video, made in April 2014 (Autumn) shows Wok and his deckhand on the 'Renown' packing and unloading fish after a trip. It was filmed on a mobile phone. The 'Renown' is a Cygnus GM38,.


Published: March 15, 2010
Length: 56:26 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Max Ross

Mr Ross explains the use of structure diagrams, how to read them and how to use them to desk check your programs.

Tairua to Cooks

Published: January 10, 2015
Length: 26:25 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Rippnshitup

Got a Go Pro for Christmas! First use with the supplied helmet adhesive mount on a stretch of road on the Coromandel Peninsula. Quite a lot of holiday traffic but still a nice ride. Filmed...

Kingies Fishing in Tairua

Published: May 06, 2014
Length: 09:21 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Cheers Fishing Tackle

In this episode we've done some good kingies fishing with our old friends using live baits and jigs even the jigs seemed not that effective but thanks to our friend the skipper Jason waking...

Descending Bluff Road at Tairua, Coromandel Peninsular, NZ.

Published: April 03, 2011
Length: 08:16 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Dirty Pierre

NZ Road Trip to Coromandel Peninsular Feb 2011.

Ascending Bluff Road at Tairua, Coromandel Peninsular, NZ.

Published: April 03, 2011
Length: 06:36 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Dirty Pierre

NZ Road Trip to Coromandel Peninsular Feb 2011.

Epic Adventures - May 2012.wmv

Published: June 06, 2012
Length: 12:10 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Alizaye21

Epic Adventures - May 2012 Trip New Zealand - Tairua.

Tequila - Tim and the Rockets (featuring Howie Casey) Beach hop 2014.

Published: April 04, 2014
Length: 23:02 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Tim Armstrong

Tim Armstrong and Howie Casey at the Whangamata Beach hop the Tairua landing café.

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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Hot Water Beach

Hot Water Beach is a beach on the east coast of the Coromandel Peninsula, New Zealand, approximately 12 kilometres south east of Whitianga, and approximately 175 kilometres from Auckland by car. Its name comes from underground hot springs which filter up through the sand between the high and low water tidal reaches. The beach is a popular destination both for locals and tourists visiting New Zealand.

Located at -36.8817, 175.82 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Beaches of New Zealand, Hot springs of New Zealand, Thames-Coromandel District

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