in Opotiki District of Bay of Plenty, New Zealand

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-37.650 and 177.883 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -37° 39' 0" and E 177° 52' 59"
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: 01:05 AM (Saturday)
Timezone: Pacific/Auckland
UTC/GMT offset: 12 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:22 am and 5:05 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
37.648 and -2.077 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Velez Rubio
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Current travel safety evaluation for New Zealand in Australia and New Zealand

Safety Score: 3,2 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to New Zealand.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning New Zealand. Last Update: 2020-07-10 07:22:48

Delve into Raukokore

Raukokore in Opotiki District (Bay of Plenty) is a town located in New Zealand about 301 mi (or 484 km) north-east of Wellington, the country's capital town.

Time in Raukokore is now 01:05 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Pacific / Auckland with an UTC offset of 12 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Raukokore. The closest airport in New Zealand is Whakatane Airport in a distance of 56 mi (or 90 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Opotiki, Whakatane, Gisborne, Rotorua and Tauranga. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 11°C / 53 °F

Morning Temperature 4°C / 39 °F
Evening Temperature 9°C / 49 °F
Night Temperature 6°C / 43 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 55%
Air Pressure 1023 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 1% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Saturday, 11th of July 2020

11°C (51 °F)
6°C (43 °F)
Scattered clouds, calm.

Sunday, 12th of July 2020

13°C (55 °F)
9°C (49 °F)
Scattered clouds, light breeze.

Monday, 13th of July 2020

14°C (57 °F)
10°C (50 °F)
Light rain, calm, overcast clouds.

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Attractions and noteworthy things

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Raukokore is a small settlement close to the East Cape in the northeastern North Island of New Zealand. It is located on State Highway 35, close to the mouth of the Raukokore River, 40 kilometres to the west of Hicks Bay. Raukokore's most notable feature is its Anglican church, a landmark of the East Cape region, which stands isolated close to the shore of Papatea Bay. The church was named as one of the East Cape/Gisborne region's "101 must-do" sites by the New Zealand Automobile Association.

Located at -37.644, 177.876 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in New Zealand, Geography of the Gisborne Region

Papatea Bay

Papatea Bay is one of numerous small bays which lie between the eastern end of the Bay of Plenty and East Cape in the northeast of New Zealand's North Island. a wide, gently curving bay, it lies approximately half way between East Cape and Opotiki. The small settlement of Raukokore lies on the shore of the bay.

Located at -37.661, 177.851 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Bays of New Zealand, Geography of the Gisborne Region

Raukokore River

The Raukokore River is a river in the northeast of New Zealand's North Island. it flows north from the slopes of Mount Hikurangi, reaching the sea at Papatea Bay close to the small settlement of Raukokore.

Located at -37.656, 177.86 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of the Gisborne Region

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