in Masterton of Wellington, New Zealand
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- -40.900 and 176.217 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- S -40° 54' 0" and E 176° 13' 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: 03:50 PM (Thursday)
- Timezone: Pacific/Auckland
- UTC/GMT offset: 12 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:08 am and 8:44 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- 40.924 and -3.817 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Pinilla del Valle
- This place on Wikipedia
- This place on Geonames.org
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: 2021-01-20 08:26:52
Castlepoint in Masterton (Wellington) with it's 1,686 inhabitants is a city in New Zealand about 80 mi (or 128 km) east of Wellington, the country's capital.
Local time in Castlepoint is now 03:50 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Pacific / Auckland with an UTC offset of 13 hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Castlepoint, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in New Zealand is Hood Airport in a distance of 31 mi (or 50 km), West. 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: Palmerston North, Wellington, Napier, Blenheim and Rotorua. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 17°C / 62 °F
|Morning Temperature||11°C / 52 °F|
|Evening Temperature||15°C / 59 °F|
|Night Temperature||10°C / 50 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||996 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Fresh Breeze with 14 km/h (9 mph) from South-East|
|Cloud Conditions||Scattered clouds, covering 48% of sky|
|General Conditions||Light rain|
Friday, 22nd of January 2021
19°C (66 °F)
11°C (52 °F)
Light rain, calm, scattered clouds.
Saturday, 23rd of January 2021
20°C (69 °F)
13°C (56 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.
Sunday, 24th of January 2021
23°C (73 °F)
14°C (57 °F)
Few clouds, moderate breeze.
Videos from this area
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NZ Story: Castlepoint 2015
A fantastic trip to the Pacific coast of New Zealand - beautiful Castlepoint - on a hot summer day :-)
Castlepoint is one of the most spectacular sites along the Wairarapa coastline, only an hours drive from Masterton. It features a magnificent reef with a very iconic lighthouse perched on its...
Castle Point Lighthouse, Wairarapa, New Zealand
Castle Point Lighthouse is a lighthouse near the village of Castlepoint in the Wellington Region of the North Island of New Zealand. It is owned and operated by Maritime New Zealand. The light...
Castlepoint Lighthouse Wairarapa New Zealand.mp4
Slideshow of pics at Castlepoint lighthouse in the Wairarapa and nearby area.
Surfing The Gap, Castlepoint, NZ
Leon gets a nice wave on his 9'2 longboard at the Gap, Castlepoint, NZ.
Legionaire - Jet boat with two 700hp Scania Turbo-Diesel V8's
This launch lost all engine power due to the anchor being accidentally dropped while it was cruzing and the anchor chain then wrapped around the prop and the launch then drifted onto the beach...
Castlepoint Lighthouse New Zealand - North Island Roadtrip Vlog
The North Island of New Zealand often gets overlooked but there is an enormous amount of natural and man-made beauty here. Check out Castle Point and ...
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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.
The Whakataki River is a river of the southern Hawke's Bay Region of New Zealand's North Island. It flows generally south before turning east to reach the Pacific Ocean five kilometres north of Castlepoint.
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