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Atarau Destination Guide

Discover Atarau in New Zealand!

Atarau in the region of West Coast is a place located in New Zealand - some 184 mi (or 297 km) South-West of Wellington, the country's capital.

Interactive map of Atarau

Local time in Atarau is now 05:51 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Pacific / Auckland" with an UTC offset of 13 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Wellington, Stillwater, Roa, Richmond, New Plymouth or Blenheim. When in this area, you might want to check out Ngahere, Blackball, Atarau and Ahaura as well. We also found some pictures.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

13°C / 55 °F Heavy intensity rain
Morning Temperature 14°C / 57 °F
Evening Temperature 12°C / 54 °F
Night Temperature 13°C / 55 °F
Chance of rainfall 21%
Air Humidity 100%
Air Pressure 1012.5 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 10 km/h (6 mph) from South
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 92% of sky
General Conditions Heavy intensity rain

Sunday, 18th of November 2018
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 9°C (48 °F)
Night: 13°C (56 °F)
Monday, 19th of November 2018
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.
Light rain Day: 13°C (56 °F)
Night: 14°C (57 °F)
Tuesday, 20th of November 2018
Light rain, moderate breeze, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 13°C (56 °F)
Night: 15°C (59 °F)

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Interesting facts about this location

Ahaura River

The Ahaura River is in the South Island of New Zealand. This river drains the western flanks of the Southern Alps and flows into the Grey River.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -42.33, 171.48 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Grey District, Rivers of the West Coast Region

Blackball, New Zealand

Blackball is a small town on the West Coast of the South Island of New Zealand, approximately 29 km from Greymouth. Blackball was named after the Black Ball Shipping Line, which leased land in the area to mine for coal. It was formerly known as Joliffetown and Moonlight Gully. Blackball is a centre of New Zealand radicalism and workers' militancy.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -42.33, 171.48 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Grey District, Populated places in New Zealand

Brunner, New Zealand

Brunner is a town in the northwest of New Zealand's South Island. Together with Taylorville and Dobson to the south-west, it had a population of 672 at the 2006 census. It is 12 kilometres to the east of Greymouth, on the south bank of the Grey River. It is on the Midland Line railway near its junction with the Stillwater - Westport Line (SWL) in neighbouring Stillwater.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -42.33, 171.48 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Grey District, Populated places in New Zealand

Dobson, New Zealand

Dobson is a small town on the banks of the Grey River in the South Island of New Zealand. It is 10 kilometres east from the river's mouth at Greymouth. The settlement of Taylorville is across the river from Dobson, but no bridge directly connects the two. State Highway 7 passes through Dobson. The population of Dobson and its surrounds, including Taylorville, was 672 in the 2006 Census, a decrease of 72 from 2001.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -42.33, 171.48 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Tags:Grey District, Populated places in New Zealand

Grey District

Grey District in the West Coast Region of New Zealand is a municipality that covers Greymouth, Runanga, Blackball, Cobden and settlements along the Grey River. It has a land area of 3,516.48 km² (1,357.72 sq mi). The seat of the Grey District Council, the local government authority that administers the district, is at Greymouth, where 27% of the district's population live.

More reading: Grey District homepage
Located at -42.33, 171.48 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 16 mi away.
Tags:Grey District

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