Beach Weather in Whangapoua Beach, Great Barrier Island, New Zealand

BEACH WEATHER MONTHLY AVERAGES
Best
Best
Best
Best
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Sea
21°
Swim
Sea
22°
Swim
Sea
21°
Swim
Sea
20°
Swim
Sea
19°
 
Sea
17°
 
Sea
16°
 
Sea
15°
 
Sea
16°
 
Sea
16°
 
Sea
17°
 
Sea
18°
 
BEACH WEATHER FORECAST
Thu 29th February
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
21° 20° 20° 20° 20° 20° 21° 21°
8% 7% 44% 25% 10% 0% 12% 31%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
20°
20°
20°
20°
20°
20°
20°
20°
Fri 1st March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
21° 20° 20° 19° 21° 21° 21° 20°
77% 16% 71% 16% 0% 0% 0% 67%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.1mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
22°
22°
22°
22°
22°
22°
22°
22°
Sat 2nd March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
20° 19° 19° 19° 21° 22° 21° 21°
52% 41% 77% 28% 39% 43% 48% 54%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
20°
20°
20°
20°
20°
20°
20°
20°
Sun 3rd March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
20° 20° 20° 20° 21° 22° 22° 22°
81% 69% 65% 24% 32% 46% 89% 19%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
20°
20°
20°
20°
20°
20°
20°
20°
Mon 4th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
21° 21° 21° 21° 22° 21° 21° 21°
24% 17% 25% 46% 82% 70% 51% 100%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.5mm 0.9mm 0.0mm 0.6mm
20°
20°
20°
20°
20°
20°
20°
20°
Tue 5th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
20° 19° 18° 18° 19° 19° 20° 19°
92% 64% 50% 62% 70% 71% 42% 81%
0.1mm 0.1mm 0.1mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.1mm
22°
22°
22°
22°
22°
22°
22°
22°
Wed 6th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
19° 19° 18° 19° 18° 19° 20° 19°
53% 53% 81% 76% 85% 43% 8% 15%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.1mm 0.1mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
22°
22°
22°
22°
22°
22°
22°
22°
Thu 29th February
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
23
kmh
24
kmh
28
kmh
35
kmh
38
kmh
34
kmh
27
kmh
17
kmh
0.8m
0.8m
0.8m
1.1m
1.2m
1.2m
0.9m
0.7m
7.0s 6.8s 10.1s 9.9s 9.7s 9.6s 9.6s 5.2s
Fri 1st March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
22
kmh
15
kmh
9
kmh
22
kmh
28
kmh
34
kmh
38
kmh
37
kmh
0.9m
0.9m
0.8m
0.8m
0.8m
0.9m
1.5m
1.3m
9.5s 5.6s 5.9s 6.1s 5.9s 8.9s 8.7s 8.4s
Sat 2nd March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
36
kmh
32
kmh
30
kmh
30
kmh
32
kmh
32
kmh
31
kmh
33
kmh
1.2m
1.2m
1.0m
1.1m
1.1m
1.1m
1.3m
1.2m
8.4s 11.8s 11.8s 8.3s 8.6s 8.4s 8.3s 8.3s
Sun 3rd March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
35
kmh
32
kmh
33
kmh
33
kmh
33
kmh
40
kmh
41
kmh
34
kmh
1.1m
1.0m
1.2m
1.2m
1.2m
1.1m
0.8m
1.1m
8.9s 9.2s 9.1s 9.0s 8.9s 8.8s 8.5s 8.4s
Mon 4th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
19
kmh
25
kmh
33
kmh
50
kmh
44
kmh
56
kmh
54
kmh
45
kmh
1.0m
1.2m
1.7m
1.4m
1.5m
1.8m
1.6m
1.6m
8.4s 9.6s 9.3s 9.3s 9.0s 8.9s 9.3s 9.2s
Tue 5th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
35
kmh
39
kmh
38
kmh
38
kmh
39
kmh
43
kmh
39
kmh
33
kmh
1.5m
1.5m
1.4m
1.7m
1.5m
1.4m
1.3m
1.0m
7.7s 7.4s 7.2s 6.9s 6.7s 6.6s 6.4s 6.2s
Wed 6th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
31
kmh
26
kmh
23
kmh
22
kmh
24
kmh
27
kmh
23
kmh
18
kmh
0.7m
0.5m
0.5m
0.7m
0.6m
1.0m
1.6m
1.6m
6.1s 5.7s 5.7s 5.6s 8.9s 17.7s 17.7s 17.6s
Thu 29th February
4:55 AM 11:05 AM 5:21 PM 11:33 PM
0.60 2.20 0.60 2.20
Fri 1st March
5:35 AM 11:43 AM 6:00 PM
0.70 2.20 0.70
Sat 2nd March
12:11 AM 6:17 AM 12:23 PM 6:41 PM
2.10 0.80 2.10 0.70
Sun 3rd March
12:52 AM 7:07 AM 1:06 PM 7:28 PM
2.00 0.90 2.00 0.70
Mon 4th March
1:37 AM 8:01 AM 1:53 PM 8:20 PM
1.90 0.90 1.90 0.80
Tue 5th March
2:31 AM 9:00 AM 2:48 PM 9:18 PM
1.90 0.90 1.90 0.80
Wed 6th March
3:37 AM 10:02 AM 3:52 PM 10:21 PM
1.90 0.90 1.90 0.70
Thu 29th February
21°
0.0mm
33kmh SE
17%
Fri 1st March
21°
0.1mm
26kmh SW
30%
Sat 2nd March
22°
0.0mm
27kmh WSW
47%
Sun 3rd March
22°
0.0mm
27kmh NW
53%
Mon 4th March
22°
2.0mm
45kmh NW
51%
Tue 5th March
20°
0.4mm
40kmh W
66%
Wed 6th March
20°
0.2mm
17kmh SW
51%
Thu 7th March
19°
0.4mm
19kmh ESE
52%
Fri 8th March
21°
0.1mm
23kmh SSW
47%
Sat 9th March
20°
0.0mm
33kmh SE
16%
Sun 10th March
21°
0.0mm
30kmh SE
46%
Mon 11th March
22°
0.0mm
25kmh SSW
27%
Tue 12th March
22°
0.0mm
23kmh WSW
43%
Wed 13th March
22°
0.0mm
24kmh SSW
58%

In the next 14 days average maximum daily temperatures will be 21° which is warm and pleasant for sunbathing. The average water temperature will be 21° which is comfortable for swimming though some may prefer warmer water. There will be 6 days of very light rain with an average of 0.5mm rain on those days. Average cloud cover will be 43%.

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

Taking a Holiday at Whangapoua Beach, Great Barrier Island, Auckland Region, North Island, New Zealand

Experience a serene and picturesque holiday at Whangapoua Beach, situated on Great Barrier Island in the Auckland Region of New Zealand's North Island. This beautiful destination offers an idyllic escape from the hustle and bustle of city life, allowing you to unwind and reconnect with nature.

Beach Type

Whangapoua Beach is known for its stunning white sand that feels powdery soft beneath your feet. The clear blue waters gently lap the shore, creating a tranquil atmosphere perfect for relaxation. The beach also features rocky areas and a nearby reef, making it an ideal spot for snorkeling and diving enthusiasts who are eager to explore the diverse marine life that calls this area home.

Beach Activities

Whangapoua Beach's crystal clear waters and abundant marine life make it a popular destination for snorkeling and diving. The rocky areas and nearby reef provide excellent opportunities to observe colorful fish species, coral formations, and other underwater wonders.

In addition to water sports, visitors can enjoy beachcombing along the pristine shoreline, which often yields interesting seashells and other treasures. The beach is also perfect for sunbathing or enjoying a leisurely picnic with friends or family.

If you are interested in exploring beyond the beach itself, there are several walking tracks in the area that take you through lush native forest or to nearby Harataonga Bay.

Accommodations

While there aren't any large resorts or hotels directly on Whangapoua Beach, Great Barrier Island has a range of accommodations available. Options include lodges like Medlands Beach Backpackers Lodge, self-contained units such as Mount St Paul Estate, or holiday homes like Harataonga Bay House.

Areas to Stay In

The areas around Medlands Beach and Tryphena are popular choices for visitors looking for accommodations near Whangapoua Beach. These locations offer easy access to both Whangapoua and other stunning beaches on the island, as well as a range of eateries and local shops. Staying in these areas allows you to fully immerse yourself in the laid-back island lifestyle and enjoy all that Great Barrier Island has to offer.

Beach Amenities

While Whangapoua Beach is relatively undeveloped, there are still several amenities available for visitors to enjoy:

  • Public restrooms
  • Picnic tables
  • Walking tracks
  • Limited parking

Keep in mind that as a remote destination, it's essential to be prepared by bringing your own food, drinks, and beach gear. The pristine beauty of Whangapoua Beach makes it an unforgettable holiday destination that will leave you feeling refreshed and rejuvenated.

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