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RANGITOTO ISLAND, AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND BEACH WEATHER MONTHLY AVERAGES
Best
Best
Best
Best
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Sea
19°
Swim
Sea
20°
Swim
Sea
18°
 
Sea
17°
 
Sea
17°
 
Sea
15°
 
Sea
14°
 
Sea
14°
 
Sea
14°
 
Sea
15°
 
Sea
15°
 
Sea
17°
 
RANGITOTO ISLAND, AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND BEACH WEATHER FORECAST
Mon 20th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
12° 13° 12° 12° 16° 15° 15° 15°
0% 86% 68% 69% 100% 80% 100% 100%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.1mm 0.3mm 0.6mm 1.8mm
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
Tue 21st May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
16° 16° 15° 15° 17° 17° 14° 13°
100% 78% 100% 85% 85% 79% 65% 26%
0.8mm 0.9mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.1mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
Wed 22nd May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
13° 13° 13° 14° 16° 17° 14° 13°
55% 100% 80% 61% 76% 49% 25% 17%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
Thu 23rd May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
12° 12° 13° 14° 14° 15° 13° 12°
46% 76% 84% 80% 61% 45% 47% 47%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
Fri 24th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
12° 11° 11° 13° 16° 15° 13° 12°
33% 15% 30% 21% 11% 21% 20% 5%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
Sat 25th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
11° 10° 11° 14° 15° 12° 11°
3% 2% 6% 34% 60% 24% 33% 23%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
Sun 26th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
10° 11° 14° 14° 10°
17% 17% 33% 7% 0% 0% 0% 0%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
Mon 20th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
15
kmh
20
kmh
19
kmh
23
kmh
28
kmh
31
kmh
31
kmh
31
kmh
0.5m
0.6m
0.6m
0.8m
1.1m
0.9m
1.0m
1.1m
9.2s 9.1s 9.0s 5.2s 5.2s 5.2s 5.2s 5.2s
Tue 21st May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
36
kmh
28
kmh
21
kmh
15
kmh
16
kmh
26
kmh
20
kmh
16
kmh
1.2m
1.5m
0.6m
1.0m
0.9m
0.9m
0.3m
0.4m
13.3s 13.3s 13.3s 7.1s 7.0s 8.8s 5.6s 6.0s
Wed 22nd May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
13
kmh
9
kmh
10
kmh
16
kmh
19
kmh
19
kmh
23
kmh
20
kmh
0.2m
0.5m
0.6m
0.6m
0.5m
0.4m
0.7m
0.8m
6.2s 6.8s 7.6s 8.1s 8.7s 6.9s 9.1s 9.1s
Thu 23rd May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
19
kmh
18
kmh
17
kmh
16
kmh
21
kmh
24
kmh
23
kmh
17
kmh
0.9m
0.9m
0.6m
0.6m
0.5m
0.6m
0.6m
0.4m
9.1s 9.0s 9.0s 9.0s 8.9s 8.9s 8.9s 8.9s
Fri 24th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
17
kmh
18
kmh
18
kmh
19
kmh
26
kmh
27
kmh
25
kmh
19
kmh
0.4m
0.4m
0.4m
0.4m
0.3m
0.4m
0.7m
0.7m
9.0s 8.8s 9.6s 8.7s 14.5s 14.5s 14.5s 14.5s
Sat 25th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
16
kmh
10
kmh
9
kmh
9
kmh
5
kmh
3
kmh
5
kmh
8
kmh
0.6m
0.5m
0.4m
0.4m
0.2m
0.3m
0.4m
0.5m
14.4s 14.4s 14.4s 14.4s 14.3s 14.1s 13.9s 13.7s
Sun 26th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
6
kmh
6
kmh
8
kmh
7
kmh
6
kmh
8
kmh
10
kmh
6
kmh
0.6m
0.7m
0.6m
0.3m
0.9m
0.7m
0.7m
0.7m
13.6s 13.5s 13.4s 2.6s 12.1s 12.0s 12.0s 12.0s
Mon 20th May
4:50 AM 10:51 AM 5:30 PM 11:18 PM
2.70 1.00 2.70 1.00
Tue 21st May
5:35 AM 11:33 AM 6:15 PM
2.80 0.90 2.80
Wed 22nd May
12:02 AM 6:19 AM 12:15 PM 6:57 PM
0.90 2.80 0.80 2.90
Thu 23rd May
12:46 AM 7:02 AM 12:59 PM 7:38 PM
0.80 2.80 0.80 3.00
Fri 24th May
1:29 AM 7:45 AM 1:43 PM 8:18 PM
0.80 2.90 0.70 3.00
Sat 25th May
2:12 AM 8:28 AM 2:28 PM 9:00 PM
0.70 2.90 0.60 3.10
Sun 26th May
2:57 AM 9:13 AM 3:13 PM 9:44 PM
0.70 2.90 0.60 3.10
Mon 20th May
16°
2.8mm
21kmh E
75%
Tue 21st May
18°
1.8mm
12kmh NW
77%
Wed 22nd May
17°
0.0mm
18kmh SSW
57%
Thu 23rd May
16°
0.0mm
14kmh SSW
60%
Fri 24th May
16°
0.0mm
18kmh SW
19%
Sat 25th May
15°
0.0mm
4kmh SE
23%
Sun 26th May
14°
0.0mm
8kmh S
9%
Mon 27th May
15°
0.0mm
5kmh S
29%
Tue 28th May
15°
0.1mm
14kmh SW
74%
Wed 29th May
15°
0.1mm
12kmh WSW
55%
Thu 30th May
16°
0.0mm
8kmh NNW
60%
Fri 31st May
15°
5.9mm
11kmh E
77%
Sat 1st June
16°
0.1mm
20kmh SW
83%
Sun 2nd June
14°
0.2mm
22kmh WSW
82%

In the next 14 days average maximum daily temperatures will be 16° which is a little too chilly for sunbathing. The average water temperature will be 17° which is cool for swimming, shorty wetsuit may help you extend your time in the water. There will be 7 days of very light rain with an average of 1.6mm rain on those days. Average cloud cover will be 56%.

If you are sailing, windsurfing, fishing, surfing etc. in Rangitoto Island don't forget to check the tide and wind and wave conditions

Taking a Holiday at Rangitoto Island, Auckland, Auckland Region, North Island, New Zealand

Taking a holiday at the beach in Rangitoto Island, Auckland, Auckland Region, North Island, New Zealand is an excellent choice for travelers seeking a unique island experience. Rangitoto Island is a stunning volcanic island located just a short ferry ride away from downtown Auckland. This beautiful destination offers visitors the chance to explore its rugged landscapes, enjoy breathtaking views of the Hauraki Gulf and surrounding islands, and relax on its picturesque beaches.

Beach Type

The beaches on Rangitoto Island are characterized by coarse sand and rocky shores. While you may not find powdery white sand or crystal-clear waters, the island's volcanic origins provide a unique and diverse beach environment. The presence of rocks and reef formations makes for interesting snorkeling and diving opportunities as these areas are teeming with marine life that thrives in such habitats.

Beach Activities

Some popular beach activities on Rangitoto Island include:

  1. Snorkeling and diving: With its rocky shores and reefs, Rangitoto provides an excellent environment for snorkelers and divers to explore the underwater world. The diverse marine life around the island will keep you mesmerized for hours.

  2. Hiking: The island is home to several walking tracks that lead to various points of interest, including the summit of Rangitoto's volcanic cone which offers stunning panoramic views of Auckland city and surrounding islands.

  3. Photography: The unique landscape of Rangitoto Island presents numerous opportunities for photographers to capture breathtaking shots of the volcanic terrain, lush native forest, and beautiful coastal views.

  4. Birdwatching: As a pest-free island, Rangitoto is home to several rare bird species native to New Zealand which can be spotted while exploring its various walking tracks.

Accommodations

There are no hotels or resorts directly on Rangitoto Island as it is a protected nature reserve. However, you can find a wide range of accommodation options in nearby Auckland city or on neighboring islands like Waiheke Island and Motutapu Island.

Areas to Stay In

  1. Auckland City: Staying in the heart of Auckland will give you easy access to Rangitoto Island via ferry services. You'll also be close to local attractions, restaurants, and shopping centers.

  2. Waiheke Island: Known for its picturesque beaches, vineyards, and art galleries, Waiheke Island offers a more relaxed atmosphere compared to the bustling city. The island is also easily accessible by ferry from Auckland.

  3. Devonport: This seaside suburb of Auckland offers a charming village atmosphere with boutique shops, cafes, and stunning views of Rangitoto Island. It is located just a short ferry ride away from both downtown Auckland and Rangitoto Island.

Beach Amenities

As a protected nature reserve, Rangitoto Island's beaches do not offer typical amenities such as sun loungers or beach bars. However, you can find basic facilities like public restrooms near the island's wharf area and several picnic spots throughout the island where you can enjoy a meal amidst its beautiful surroundings.

Remember to pack essentials like sunscreen, snacks, and water when visiting Rangitoto Island as there are no shops or cafes available on the island itself. Overall, taking a holiday at the beach in Rangitoto Island is perfect for those who appreciate natural beauty and seek adventure amidst unique landscapes.

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