in Gisborne District of Gisborne, New Zealand
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- -37.650 and 178.483 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- S -37° 39' 0" and E 178° 29' 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: 01:31 PM (Friday)
- Timezone: Pacific/Auckland
- UTC/GMT offset: 12 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:40 am and 5:36 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- 37.654 and -1.497 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Geonames.org
Horoera in Gisborne District (Gisborne) is located in New Zealand about 320 mi (or 514 km) north-east of Wellington, the country's capital.
Local time in Horoera is now 01:31 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named Pacific / Auckland with an UTC offset of 12 hours. We know of 7 airports in the wider vicinity of Horoera. The closest airport in New Zealand is Gisborne Airport in a distance of 75 mi (or 121 km), South. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Gisborne, Opotiki, Whakatane, Rotorua and Tauranga. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 9°C / 49 °F
|Morning Temperature||9°C / 49 °F|
|Evening Temperature||8°C / 47 °F|
|Night Temperature||10°C / 49 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||10%|
|Air Pressure||993.3 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from North-East|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky|
|General Conditions||Moderate rain|
Saturday, 24th of August 2019
5°C (41 °F)
15°C (58 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, few clouds.
Sunday, 25th of August 2019
8°C (46 °F)
16°C (60 °F)
Few clouds, gentle breeze.
Monday, 26th of August 2019
8°C (46 °F)
13°C (55 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Videos from this area
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East Cape Sunrise
Sunrise at East Cape New Zealand. Wednesday 7 January 2009. Pan before sunrise followed by stills as the sun rises over the horizon and pan after sunrise. Musical accompaniment is Flight Of...
Steaming Beach! - East Cape, New Zealand
The whole beach appeared to be steaming, presumably from seawater heated by the sun. New Zealand has some pretty extraordinary sights, but I've never seen anything quite like this! 5 February,...
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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.
East Cape is the easternmost point of the main islands of New Zealand. It is located to the north of Gisborne in the northeast of the North Island. The name East Cape is also used to refer to the Gisborne region around the cape stretching from just north of the Mahia Peninsula northwards, and inland to Te Urewera National Park. This region was the site of many of the major conflicts of the New Zealand land wars in the 1860s. \t\t \t\t\tEast Cape NZ n.
The Waiapu River is a river in the Gisborne District of the North Island of New Zealand, with a total length of approximately 130 km . Found in the north-east of the Waiapu Valley, it flows north-east from the joining of the Mata River and the Tapuaeroa River (both of which flow from the Raukumara Ranges), then passes by Ruatoria before reaching the Pacific Ocean at Rangitukia.
East Island / Whangaokeno
East Island/Whangaokeno is a small island approximately 2 km east of East Cape in the North Island of New Zealand. Reaching an elevation of 129 m, it was the original location for the East Cape Lighthouse, which was built in 1900. However, the island is prone to earthquakes and its steep cliffs cause numerous landslides. By 1920, the danger to the lighthouse was considered great enough to trigger a decision to move the lighthouse to the mainland.
Te Araroa is a township in the Gisborne Region of the North Island of New Zealand. It is situated 175 km north of Gisborne city, along State Highway 35 between Tokata and Awatere. Te Araroa is the birthplace of noted Māori politician Sir Apirana Ngata. Māori in the area are generally associated with the Ngāti Porou iwi. It is 100 metres from its local beach. In 2006 a local Hotel suffered a major fire.
Rangitukia is a small settlement 10 kilometres south of East Cape in the northeast of New Zealand's North Island. It is located close to the mouth of the Waiapu River. In Rangitukia, the two main Marae are called Hinepare and Ohinewaiapu St John's Church is located straight across the road from Hinepare Marae. At the Urupa (Cemetery) notable burials include Cannon Hone Kaa and Ex Maori All Black George Nepia.
The Karakatuwhero River is a river of New Zealand. It is located in the Gisborne Region in the northeast the North Island. The river flowseast then northeast, reaching the Pacific coast three kilometres northwest of the town of Te Araroa.
The Kopuapounamu River is a river of the northeast of New Zealand's North Island. It flows east from the easterrn end of the Raukumara Range, reaching the Awatere River six kilometres south of Te Araroa.
The Maraehara River is a river of the Gisborne Region in New Zealand. Rising on the eastern slopes of Mount Whakatiki in the Ruatoria Forest, the river flows eastwards. It flows into the Pacific Ocean, sharing a coastal lagoon with the larger Waiapu River.
The Orutua River is a river of the Gisborne Region of New Zealand's North Island. One of the country's easternmost rivers, it rises in rough hill country to the southwest of East Cape, flowing north to reach the Pacific Ocean to the east of Te Araroa.
The Poroporo River is a river of the Gisborne Region of New Zealand's North Island. It flows east from its sources in the eastern foothills of the Raukumara Range, reaching the Waiapu River close to its mouth, having shared the Waiapu's bed since the town of Tikitiki.
The Taurangakautuku River is a river of the Gisborne Region of New Zealand's North Island. It flows northeast from the northern foothills of the Raukumara Range to reach the Awatere River eight kilometres southwest of Te Araroa.
Awatere River (Gisborne)
The Awatere River is a river in the Gisborne region of the North island of New Zealand. The Awatere is formed by the confluence of the Kopuapounamu River and the Taurangakautuku River and enters the Pacific Ocean just east of Te Araroa. State Highway 35 runs down the valley of the Awatere for much of the river's length.