Source: Jane Nearing
Source: Jane Nearing

About:   Ashburton (or Hakatere), a large town, is located in the Canterbury Region on the east coast of the South Island of New Zealand. The area of Ashburton is 6,187 km² and the population was 34,100 in 2018. The coordinates of the city are 43.9084° S, 171.7486° E. The altitude of the city is 110 m above mean sea level. The main airport of the city is Ashburton Airport. The address of the airport is Elgin 7777, New Zealand.

 

Best Season to Visit: The best time to visit Ashburton is from December to April.

 

 Tourist Attractions:

1)

Lake Hood

2)

Farmers Corner

3)

Ashburton Domain

4)

Trotts Nursery & Garden

5)

Ashburton Aviation Museum

6)

Tinwald Domain

7)

Ashburton Art Gallery

8)

Ashburton Museum

 

 

Temperature:  The month wise highest and lowest temperatures for the city are shown below.

Month

Jan

Feb

Mar

Apr

May

Jun

Jul

Aug

Sep

Oct

Nov

Dec

High (°c)

21.1

21

19.2

16.5

13.4

10.6

10.1

11.4

13.8

16

18

19.8

Low (°c)

11.4

11.3

10

7.2

4.2

1.6

1.2

2.4

4.5

6.5

8.3

10.2

 

 

Rainfall: The month wise rainfall in mm for the city is shown below.

Month

Jan

Feb

Mar

Apr

May

Jun

Jul

Aug

Sep

Oct

Nov

Dec

mm

58

54

62

66

62

51

63

66

44

58

58

57

days

5

5

6

6

6

5

6

6

5

5

5

5

 

Adventure and Other Activities:

1)

Bike Tours

2)

Water Sports

3)

Off road tours

4)

Day Trips

5)

Private tours

6)

Cultural Tours

7)

Nature and Wildlife Tours

8)

Multi-Day Tours

9)

Eco Tours

10)

Boat Tours

11)

Site-Seeing Tours

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