Cape Jackson
in Marlborough District of Marlborough, New Zealand

Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-40.997 and 174.313 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -40° 59' 47" and E 174° 18' 48"
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: 07:46 AM (Sunday)
Timezone: Pacific/Auckland
UTC/GMT offset: 12 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:29 am and 5:09 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
40.999 and -5.696 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for New Zealand in Australia and New Zealand

Safety Score: 3,3 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: 2022-05-21 08:23:03

Delve into Cape Jackson

Cape Jackson in Marlborough District (Marlborough) is a city located in New Zealand about 31 mi (or 50 km) north-west of Wellington, the country's capital town.

Current time in Cape Jackson is now 07:46 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Pacific / Auckland with an UTC offset of 12 hours. We know of 9 airports closer to Cape Jackson, of which two are larger airports. The closest airport in New Zealand is Picton Aerodrome in a distance of 30 mi (or 49 km), South-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: Wellington, Blenheim, Nelson, Richmond and Palmerston North. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 14°C / 57 °F

Morning Temperature 9°C / 48 °F
Evening Temperature 13°C / 56 °F
Night Temperature 11°C / 52 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 64%
Air Pressure 1005 hPa
Wind Speed Fresh Breeze with 16 km/h (10 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 10% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Monday, 23rd of May 2022

12°C (54 °F)
12°C (54 °F)
Light rain, fresh breeze, scattered clouds.

Tuesday, 24th of May 2022

11°C (53 °F)
11°C (52 °F)
Light rain, fresh breeze, overcast clouds.

Wednesday, 25th of May 2022

13°C (56 °F)
10°C (49 °F)
Light rain, fresh breeze, clear sky.

Videos from this area

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Queen Charlotte Sounds Seal

Published: January 02, 2015
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Hein Tukker

Seal on the beach in Queen Charlotte Sounds, New Zealand. Awesome!! Very special.

MTB New Zealand Queen Charlotte Track

Published: December 08, 2012
Length: 52:32 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Jesse Torbert

South Island New Zealand near Picton, Queen Charlotte Track done over 2 days (75km). First day was in the rain. Stayed at the Portage Hotel. 2nd day was amazing weather.

CRV Interisland Rescue coming home

Published: February 10, 2014
Length: 14:49 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Coastguard Marlborough

Coastguard Marlborough CRV Interisland Rescue mixing it up on the way home at Cape Jackson, Marlborough Sounds, having been out to Stevens Island to tow a disabled vessel into French Pass....

DoE Gold - Kayaking in Queen Charlotte Sounds

Published: April 05, 2015
Length: 36:52 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Zara S

Preparing for our trip to Fiji with a kayak trip in the Queen Charlotte Sounds! Honestly stunning and this lil vid doesn't do it justice as the camera I used fogged up ...

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Attractions and noteworthy things

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Cape Jackson, New Zealand

Cape Jackson is a peninsula in Marlborough, in the South Island of New Zealand. It lies between Queen Charlotte Sound and Cook Strait. Cape Jackson's history involves gold mining, sheep farming, and more recently carbon farming (growing trees for carbon sequestration purposes). Cape Jackson is privately owned. The land is reserved as a private wilderness park known as Queen Charlotte Wilderness Park (which is available to the public via arrangement with the owners).

Located at -40.9966, 174.313 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Headlands of New Zealand, Geography of the Marlborough Region

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