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Timaru, New Zealand

Timaru is a mid-size place in the region of Canterbury in New Zealand with a population of approximately 28,007 people and is one of the largest places in New Zealand. Find all facts and information about Timaru.

Facts and figures on Timaru at a glance

Name: Timaru (Timaru)
Status: Mid-size place
Population: 28,007 people
Region name (Level 2): Timaru District
Region name (Level 1): Canterbury
Country: New Zealand
Continent: Oceania

Timaru is located in the region of Canterbury. Canterbury's capital Christchurch (Christchurch) is approximately 147 km / 91 mi away from Timaru (as the crow flies). The distance from Timaru to New Zealand's capital Wellington (Wellington) is approximately 450 km / 280 mi (as the crow flies).

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Facts and figures about Timaru
Timaru TimaruMid-size place28,007 peopleCanterbury Canterbury

Map of Timaru

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Information on Timaru

Information on Timaru
Place nameRegion name Level 2Region name Level 1CountryContinent
Timaru TimaruTimaru District Timaru DistrictCanterbury CanterburyNew ZealandOceania

Time in Timaru

Time in Timaru
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Mon, 15 Aug 2022 - 4:41pmNoMon, 15 Aug 2022 - 4:41pmUTC +13.0Pacific/Auckland

Geographic coordinates of Timaru

Latitude & Longitude of Timaru
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map44°23'48.2"S (-44.3967200°)171°15'13.1"E (171.2536400°)

Distances from Timaru

Distances from Timaru
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
4,924 km south of the equator10,130 km east of the prime meridianDistances from Timaru

Places around Timaru

15 places found within 5 km around Timaru. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Timaru
Timaru Port Timaru Port-0.5 km 0.3 mishow
Parkside Parkside-0.7 km 0.4 mishow
Seaview Seaview-1.0 km 0.6 mishow
Maori Hill Maori Hill-1.3 km 0.8 mishow
Kensington Kensington-1.8 km 1.1 mishow
Watlington Watlington-1.9 km 1.2 mishow
Waimataitai Waimataitai-2.3 km 1.4 mishow
West End West End-2.8 km 1.8 mishow
Smithfield Smithfield-3.0 km 1.8 mishow
Highfield Highfield-3.0 km 1.8 mishow
Oceanview Oceanview-3.1 km 1.9 mishow
Marchwiel Marchwiel-3.1 km 1.9 mishow
Grantlea Grantlea-3.7 km 2.3 mishow
Gleniti Gleniti-4.5 km 2.8 mishow
Puhuka Puhuka-4.7 km 2.9 mishow

Airports around Timaru

1 airport found within 15 km around Timaru. You can expand the radius of your search: 50 km100 km
Airports in the regional area of Timaru
Richard Pearse Airport Richard Pearse AirportNZTU, TIU11.3 km 7.0 mishow

External sources of information on Timaru

Timaru on Wikipedia