in South Waikato District of Waikato, New Zealand

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-38.233 and 175.867 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -38° 13' 59" and E 175° 52' 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: 04:24 AM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Pacific/Auckland
UTC/GMT offset: 12 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:33 am and 5:04 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
38.181 and -4.040 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Virgen de la Cabeza
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Current travel safety evaluation for New Zealand in Australia and New Zealand

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: 2024-06-25 08:19:33

Delve into Tokoroa

Tokoroa in South Waikato District (Waikato) with it's 14,277 habitants is located in New Zealand about 219 mi (or 352 km) north of Wellington, the country's capital town.

Current time in Tokoroa is now 04:24 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Pacific / Auckland with an UTC offset of 12 hours. We know of 9 airports close to Tokoroa, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in New Zealand is Tokoroa Airfield in a distance of 1 mi (or 2 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Tongariro National Park in a distance of 37 mi (or 59 km), South-West. 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: Rotorua, Tauranga, Hamilton, Whakatane and Opotiki. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 9°C / 49 °F

Morning Temperature 8°C / 46 °F
Evening Temperature 10°C / 49 °F
Night Temperature 11°C / 51 °F
Chance of rainfall 6%
Air Humidity 98%
Air Pressure 1009 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 9 km/h (5 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Wednesday, 26th of June 2024

12°C (54 °F)
10°C (51 °F)
Overcast clouds, moderate breeze.

Thursday, 27th of June 2024

11°C (51 °F)
10°C (49 °F)
Overcast clouds, gentle breeze.

Friday, 28th of June 2024

13°C (56 °F)
6°C (42 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Alpha Homestead Bed & Breakfast

0,7 mi
10 Dee Street
3420 Tokoroa
New Zealand

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

NZ Forest Products, Kinleith Tokoroa 1963 | Sweet Rose Espresso

Published: July 29, 2012
Length: 03:26 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: sweetroseespresso

NZ Forest Products, Kinleith, Tokoroa. November 1963. See more Tokoroa memorabilia at Sweet Rose Espresso, 47 Bridge Street, Tokoroa, Waikato 3420 | (07) 886-7882.

Tokoroa - Early Days | Sweet Rose Espresso

Published: July 29, 2012
Length: 30:50 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: sweetroseespresso

Pictures courtesy of the Cuff family. See more Tokoroa memorabilia at Sweet Rose Espresso, 47 Bridge Street, Tokoroa, Waikato 3420 | (07) 886-7882.

Tokoroa airfield drag races, Pitts Special aerobatics

Published: December 02, 2013
Length: 40:37 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: xjet

At the Tokoroa drag races held at the airfield this weekend (1 December 2013), an S2 Pitts special dropped by and gave an aerobatics demonstration over the crowd of race fans. Once again......

Sweet Rose Espresso - 47 Bridge Street, Tokoroa | (07) 886-7882

Published: July 30, 2012
Length: 00:03 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: sweetroseespresso

Sweet Rose Espresso, 47 Bridge Street, Tokoroa | (07) 886-7882.

NZ North Island Bucket Championship Rnd 1 Race 1

Published: December 10, 2013
Length: 53:10 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: GPRNZ

2013-2014 - NZ North Island Bucket Championship. Tokoroa 7/8 December 2013. A Grade - Race 1.


Published: February 21, 2015
Length: 04:01 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Kindell Takiri


Crawford Skateboarding

Published: April 30, 2012
Length: 56:17 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Crawford Starr

Fucking around, doing what i love, for the love of it.


Published: June 11, 2013
Length: 57:28 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: FrankMayNZ

This is a series of photos of one cloud pattern over 15 minutes. I believe this to be quite unusual to observe in this way. Any thoughts anyone.

RES Steamlander Locomotive Manoeuvres at Kinleith

Published: November 26, 2010
Length: 21:36 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: anthony851

After arriving from Kawerau with a loco at each end. DBR1199 led train into the yard. DBR1254 was cut off the rear and moved forward to allow 1199 couple onto the train. 1254 was then backed...

Tokoroa High School Puna Vai Ora 2K18

Published: June 02, 2018
Length: 06:59 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Jason Lockington

Tokoroa High School Puna Vai Ora's week lead up to Pasifika By Nature, a Pacific dance competition with secondary school's from the Waikato, Bay of Plenty.

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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.


Tokoroa is the third-largest town in the Waikato region of the North Island of New Zealand and largest settlement in the South Waikato district. Located 30 km southwest of Rotorua, close to the foot of the Mamaku Ranges, it is mid-way between Taupo and Hamilton on State Highway One. Its 2006 census population was 13,600, a significant decline from the 2001 figure of 14,950. Other notable South Waikato settlements are Putaruru, Tirau and Arapuni.

Located at -38.2333, 175.867 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in New Zealand, Geography of the Waikato Region

Forest View High School, New Zealand

Forest View High School is a state coeducational secondary school located in Tokoroa, New Zealand, serving years 9 to 13. It is but one of only two secondary schools in the Tokoroa area, the other being Tokoroa High School. The school opened in 1974. Like many New Zealand state secondary schools of 1970's construction, the school was built to the S68 design, characterised by single-storey classroom blocks with concrete block walls, low-pitched roofs and internal open courtyards.

Located at -38.2198, 175.843 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Schools in the Waikato Region, Secondary schools in New Zealand, Educational institutions established in 1974

Kinleith Mill

The Kinleith Mill is a Carter Holt Harvey pulp and paper plant located at Kinleith, Tokoroa, New Zealand. The mill is the largest of four pulp and paper mills operated by Carter Holt Harvey. It is one of eight mills operating in the New Zealand pulp and paper industry. Kinleith Mill has a production of approximately 330,000 tonnes of paper grades per year, plus 265,000 tonnes of predominantly bleached pulp.

Located at -38.2762, 175.884 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Industrial buildings in New Zealand, Forestry in New Zealand, Buildings and structures in the Waikato Region, Pulp and paper mills

Tokoroa Aerodrome

Tokoroa Aerodrome is a public aerodrome owned by the South Waikato District Council and is located one nautical mile east-southeast of Tokoroa township in the Waikato Region of New Zealand

Located at -38.2367, 175.893 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in New Zealand

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