About This Station

The station is powered by a WH 1080 weather station. The data is collected every 5 seconds and the site is updated every 10 seconds. This site and its data is collected using Cumulus Software. The station is comprised of an anemometer, a rain gauge and a thermo-hydro sensor situated in optimal positions for highest accuracy possible.

About Waitara Township

Waitara is a town in the northern part of the Taranaki Region of the North Island of New Zealand. Waitara is located just off State Highway 3, 15 km northeast of New Plymouth. Its population was 6312 in the 2013 Census, an increase of 24 from 2006.

Waitara is an interesting and positive destination for visitors, tourists and new residents. It is a safe caring community representing growth, progress and success.

Our town is strategically placed in the Waitara River Valley where the river of the same name meets the Tasman sea on the north-Taranaki Bight. At the centre of New Zealand Petro-Chemical and energy projects, our community of 6,300 is confidently looking forward to a positive future.
We are unique offering pleasant surroundings, a wonderful thousand year history with signs of early New Zealand occupation, fantastic photographic opportunities, a meandering river, bush areas close by, grey sand and an untamed sea, excellent walkways, thriving shopping area, friendly and welcoming people, and ample parking.
A special feature of Waitara is its high percentage of New Zealand sporting representatives. Some 80 sports people have represented New Zealand over the past 120 years in various codes. We have also produced New Zealand coaches in Swimming, League, Wrestling, Special Olympics and Surfing.

About This Website

This site is a template design by CarterLake.org with PHP conversion by Saratoga-Weather.org.
Special thanks go to Kevin Reed at TNET Weather for his work on the original Carterlake templates, and his design for the common website PHP management.
Special thanks to Mike Challis of Long Beach WA for his wind-rose generator, Theme Switcher and CSS styling help with these templates.
Special thanks go to Ken True of Saratoga-Weather.org for the AJAX conditions display, dashboard and integration of the TNET Weather common PHP site design for this site.

Template is originally based on Designs by Haran.

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