Source:  Peter Kurdulija
Source: Peter Kurdulija

About:   Porirua is a city located in the Wellington Region of the North Island of New Zealand. This city is one of the four cities that constitute the Wellington metropolitan area. The area of Porirua is 182.4 km² and the population was 51,400 in 2009. The coordinates of the city are 41.1351° S, 174.8391° E. The altitude of the city is 96 m above mean sea level. The main airport of the city is Wellington International Airport. The address of the airport is Stewart Duff Dr, Rongotai, Wellington 6022, New Zealand.

Best Season to Visit: The best time to visit Porirua is November to April.

 

 Tourist Attractions:

1)

Belmont Regional Park

2)

Paekakariki Escarpment Track

3)

Battle Hill Farm Forest Park

4)

Pataka Art + Museum

5)

Whitireia Park

6)

Akatarawa Forest

7)

Mana Island

8)

Adrenalin Forest Wellington

9)

Aotea Lagoon

10)

New Zealand Police Museum

11)

Ngāti Toa Domain

12)

Dry Creek Entrance, Belmont Regional Park

13)

Plimmerton Beach

14)

Whareroa Farm

15)

Titahi Bay Beach

16)

Pauatahanui Park

17)

Spicer Botanical Park

18)

Mana Island

 

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)

21.6

22

20.4

18.1

15.5

13.3

12.5

13.1

14.7

16.4

18

19.9

Low (°c)

13.4

13.4

12.4

10.2

8

6.2

5.6

5.9

7.3

8.8

10.4

12.2

 

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

74

56

89

102

123

129

135

120

96

99

86

96

days

8

4

9

10

12

12

13

10

8

10

7

8

 

 

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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