in Ashburton District of Canterbury, New Zealand
- Ashburton Aerodrome (15 mi)
- Christchurch International Airport (31 mi)
- Timaru Airport (55 mi)
- Hokitika Airfield (88 mi)
- Mount Cook Airport (94 mi)
- Glentanner Airport (95 mi)
- Oamaru Airport (96 mi)
- Greymouth Airport (98 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- -43.750 and 172.017 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- S -43° 45' 0" and E 172° 0' 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: 06:11 AM (Thursday)
- Timezone: Pacific/Auckland
- UTC/GMT offset: 12 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 7:45 am and 7:27 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- 43.710 and -7.982 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- San Andres de Teixido
- This place on Wikipedia
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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: 2023-03-29 08:17:33
Rakaia in Ashburton District (Canterbury) with it's 1,043 citizens is a place in New Zealand about 221 mi (or 355 km) south-west of Wellington, the country's capital city.
Current time in Rakaia is now 06:11 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Pacific / Auckland with an UTC offset of 13 hours. We know of 8 airports near Rakaia, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in New Zealand is Ashburton Aerodrome in a distance of 15 mi (or 25 km), South-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Christchurch, Greymouth, Dunedin, Richmond and Nelson. 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||9°C / 47 °F|
|Evening Temperature||12°C / 53 °F|
|Night Temperature||9°C / 49 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1020 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Moderate breeze with 11 km/h (7 mph) from North-East|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 97% of sky|
|General Conditions||Overcast clouds|
Friday, 31st of March 2023
16°C (60 °F)
11°C (52 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.
Saturday, 1st of April 2023
23°C (73 °F)
14°C (57 °F)
Broken clouds, gentle breeze.
Sunday, 2nd of April 2023
17°C (62 °F)
11°C (52 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.
Hotels and Places to Stay
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