in Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-40.492 and 176.558 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -40° 29' 30" and E 176° 33' 28"
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: 05:48 PM (Sunday)
Timezone: Pacific/Auckland
UTC/GMT offset: 12 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:59 am and 5:36 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
40.476 and -3.436 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Casa Blanca
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Delve into Herbertville

Herbertville in Manawatu-Wanganui is located in New Zealand about 108 mi (or 174 km) north-east of Wellington, the country's capital town.

Current time in Herbertville is now 05:48 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Pacific / Auckland with an UTC offset of 12 hours. We know of 9 airports close to Herbertville, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in New Zealand is Palmerston North Airport in a distance of 51 mi (or 82 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Palmerston North, Napier, Wellington, Gisborne and Rotorua. 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: -0°C / 31 °F

Morning Temperature 2°C / 36 °F
Evening Temperature -1°C / 31 °F
Night Temperature 8°C / 47 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 91%
Air Pressure 1028.4 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 28% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Monday, 19th of August 2019

-0°C (32 °F)
10°C (49 °F)
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.

Tuesday, 20th of August 2019

6°C (42 °F)
14°C (57 °F)
Overcast clouds, light breeze.

Wednesday, 21st of August 2019

4°C (40 °F)
14°C (57 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Videos from this area

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From A Window - The Rammys !

Published: March 10, 2008
Length: 10:25 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: jhbitodfhitdfjbhgtfh

I tried to get more creative with this one by using different shooting locations such as up in my room and in the kitchen, plus wearing casual clothes instead of the formal shirt and tie with...

Ocean Beach accommodation, Wainui Beach, Gisborne. New Zealand

Published: December 17, 2010
Length: 49:39 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Kate Bex

The beautiful Ocean Beach motor lodge at Wainui Beach in Gisborne, New Zealand.

Cape Turnagain: Bodyboarding

Published: January 25, 2015
Length: 15:13 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Hendra Aquan

Sand dune bodyboarding in Cape Turnagain, Herbertville, NZ.

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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.


Taumata­whakatangihanga­koauau­o­tamatea­turi­pukakapiki­maunga­horo­nuku­pokai­whenua­kitanatahu is the Māori name for a hill, 305 metres high, close to Porangahau, south of Waipukurau in southern Hawke's Bay, New Zealand. The name would be often shortened to Taumata by the locals for ease of conversation. The New Zealand Geographic Placenames Database, maintained by Land Information New Zealand (LINZ), records the name as "Taumata­whakatangihanga­koauau­o­tamatea­pokai­whenua­ki­tana­tahu".

Located at -40.346, 176.54 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Geography of the Hawke's Bay Region, Hills of New Zealand

Akitio River

The Akitio River is in the North Island of New Zealand. It flows generally southeast for 35 kilometres, entering the Pacific Ocean at Akitio to the south of Cape Turnagain on the east coast.

Located at -40.6, 176.417 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of the Manawatu-Wanganui Region

Cape Turnagain

Cape Turnagain is a prominent headland on the east coast of New Zealand's North Island, part way between Hawke Bay and Cook Strait, between the mouths of the Porangahau and Akitio Rivers. The cape was named by Captain James Cook in 1769. On his journey of discovery, he sailed south to this point before deciding to turn and head north around New Zealand, and named the point as a result of his decision. There is another Cape Turnagain or Point Turnagain on the Kent Peninsula in Arctic Canada.

Located at -40.4916, 176.617 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Geography of the Manawatu-Wanganui Region, Headlands of New Zealand

Wimbledon, New Zealand

Wimbledon is a locality in Tararua District, New Zealand. It is located on the former SH 52 between Waipukurau and Masterton. It is 21 km from Weber, 9 km from Herbertville on the coast, and 11 km inland from Cape Turnagain. The Waikopiro Stream runs into the Wainui River at Wimbledon. Wimbledon has a war memorial and once had a school, but now consists of a few houses and a tavern.

Located at -40.4667, 176.517 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Manawatu-Wanganui Region, Tararua District


Herbertville is a small settlement on the eastern coast of the lower Hawkes Bay area. The large promontory just north is Cape Turnagain. So named by Captain Cook who used the location as a well remembered point where he turn his ship and retraced his steps. At the turn of the century Herbertville was a thriving community. It had a large hotel and several shops, a police station and a blacksmiths.

Located at -40.5, 176.55 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Geography of the Hawke's Bay Region, Populated places in New Zealand


Akitio is a coastal community in the Tararua District of the lower east coast of the North Island of New Zealand. The Akitio River runs for approximately 35 kilometres in a southeast by northwest direction, leading to the town of Weber, on State Highway 52. Akitio County, Est. 1911, was formerly governed from Pongaroa, located approximately 30 miles from Akitio Beach, and the Homesteads of Akitio, Marainanga, and Monaroa Stations.

Located at -40.6, 176.417 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Manawatu-Wanganui Region, Tararua District

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