in Waimakariri District of Canterbury, New Zealand

Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-43.383 and 172.467 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -43° 22' 59" and E 172° 28' 0"
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: 11:42 PM (Saturday)
Timezone: Pacific/Auckland
UTC/GMT offset: 12 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:56 am and 5:01 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
43.400 and -7.500 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
This place on Geonames.org
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: 2020-06-06 07:20:59

Delve into Swannanoa

Swannanoa in Waimakariri District (Canterbury) is a city located in New Zealand about 187 mi (or 301 km) south-west of Wellington, the country's capital town.

Current time in Swannanoa is now 11:42 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Pacific / Auckland with an UTC offset of 12 hours. We know of 9 airports closer to Swannanoa, of which two are larger airports. The closest airport in New Zealand is Christchurch International Airport in a distance of 8 mi (or 13 km), South-East. 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: Christchurch, Greymouth, Richmond, Nelson and Blenheim. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 8°C / 47 °F

Morning Temperature 4°C / 39 °F
Evening Temperature 5°C / 40 °F
Night Temperature 2°C / 36 °F
Chance of rainfall 4%
Air Humidity 78%
Air Pressure 1005 hPa
Wind Speed Fresh Breeze with 14 km/h (9 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 84% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Sunday, 7th of June 2020

8°C (47 °F)
5°C (40 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Monday, 8th of June 2020

10°C (49 °F)
5°C (41 °F)
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.

Tuesday, 9th of June 2020

10°C (50 °F)
6°C (43 °F)
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.

Videos from this area

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Orana Wildlife Park Christchurch

Published: September 30, 2010
Length: 34:12 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: barekiwi

Set on 80 hectares of park-like grounds, Orana Wildlife Park is New Zealand's only open range zoo. *** http://www.oranawildlifepark.co.nz info@oranawildlifepark.co.nz For more videos...

Landing In Christchurch Airport

Published: February 20, 2014
Length: 59:03 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Thomas Sears

I decided to do something different today and post a video from the flight home from my summer holiday.

FSX Steam Edition - A320-200 Air New Zealand - Christchurch Intl. Airport - By JMCV 2015

Published: January 05, 2015
Length: 21:42 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: CarpentierVantourout

A320-200 are wingtip fences and increased fuel capacity for increased range. Indian Airlines used its first 31 A320-200s with double-bogie main landing gear for airfields with poor runway...

Flying Alpha 160A

Published: January 12, 2013
Length: 49:12 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Kirk Woodill

Flying a Alpha 160A around Canterbury, New Zealand from Christchurch International Airport on 03/01/2013. GoPro wasn't charged so died about 15 minutes into the flight, this video was more...

Maybe Monday at Canterbury dressage Champs 2006 - aged 5

Published: February 11, 2010
Length: 21:28 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Jane Hutchison

GIANT 6 Hour Blast - Helmet Cam

Published: October 30, 2011
Length: 31:17 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: flyingdutchdude

GIANT 12 Hour Day/Nighter & 6 Hour Blast at Macleans Island 29 October 2011 Pit lane into the first half of lap 2 of 4. 6 Hours of relay mountain biking action! Thanks for watching - Want...

Suzuki DR350, DRZ400 and Kawasaki KDX200 River ride

Published: January 18, 2011
Length: 25:06 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: peeteey

15-01-11 At some horribly early hour on Saturday morning, Neels, JP, Simon and I went for a hoon 'round the Waimakariri river (usually called the Waimak for short). I hadn't had any sleep...

Harewood Radio Control Car Club

Published: August 21, 2014
Length: 25:50 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Paul McBreen

Bit of footage from 17/8/2014 electric club meeting. couple of Nitro cars also practicing. I'll get the 1/10th cars next time.

Jet Boat recovery the easy way

Published: April 09, 2015
Length: 07:24 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Paul McBreen

Some people had a more interesting day on The Makaroa and Wilkin rivers than others. Canterbury Branch of the NZJBA Easter trip 2015. Someone was sick of pushing!

waimak river Jet boating

Published: December 30, 2014
Length: 19:06 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Paul McBreen

holiday fun with the kids.

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Attractions and noteworthy things

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Swannanoa, New Zealand

Swannanoa is a small, originally farming village situated 35 kilometres northwest of Christchurch, New Zealand. The area has an estimated population of 1,000 with around 200 pupils enrolled in the primary school, established in 1871. The population of Swannanoa is slowly increasing due to new subdivisions being developed in Swannanoa and neighbouring Mandeville North. One of the biggest attractions to Swannanoa is the school's Country Fair which is held every March.

Located at -43.3833, 172.467 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Waimakariri District, Populated places in New Zealand

Eyre River (New Zealand)

The Eyre River is a river in the Canterbury region of New Zealand. It arises in the Puketeraki Range and flows south-east into the Waimakariri River near Christchurch International Airport. The connection with the Waimakariri is via a diversion channel running south-west, replacing the Eyre's original easterly flow. The river is named after Edward John Eyre, the Lieutenant-Governor of New Munster from 1848-53.

Located at -43.3947, 172.465 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of the Canterbury Region

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