Beach Weather in Cathedral Cove, Hahei, New Zealand

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CATHEDRAL COVE, HAHEI, NEW ZEALAND BEACH WEATHER MONTHLY AVERAGES
Best
Best
Best
Best
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Sea
21°
Swim
Sea
22°
Swim
Sea
20°
Swim
Sea
19°
Swim
Sea
19°
 
Sea
17°
 
Sea
15°
 
Sea
15°
 
Sea
15°
 
Sea
16°
 
Sea
16°
 
Sea
18°
 
CATHEDRAL COVE, HAHEI, NEW ZEALAND BEACH WEATHER FORECAST
Sat 25th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
12° 12° 11° 12° 13° 13° 13° 13°
76% 84% 78% 91% 62% 51% 83% 73%
0.3mm 0.1mm 0.1mm 0.1mm 0.0mm 0.1mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
Sun 26th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
13° 13° 14° 13° 14° 14° 13° 13°
92% 88% 70% 78% 89% 57% 78% 67%
0.1mm 0.1mm 0.1mm 0.1mm 0.1mm 0.1mm 0.1mm 0.0mm
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
Mon 27th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
13° 12° 12° 12° 12° 14° 13° 12°
81% 75% 19% 36% 79% 76% 62% 60%
0.1mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.1mm 0.0mm 0.1mm 0.0mm
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
Tue 28th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
12° 11° 12° 12° 12° 13° 11° 11°
71% 100% 100% 82% 100% 72% 100% 57%
0.0mm 0.1mm 0.1mm 0.0mm 0.2mm 0.6mm 0.9mm 0.3mm
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
Wed 29th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
11° 11° 12° 13° 13° 12° 11°
93% 75% 78% 100% 74% 100% 100% 69%
0.1mm 0.0mm 0.1mm 1.0mm 0.2mm 0.4mm 0.7mm 0.0mm
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
Thu 30th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
10° 10° 10° 10° 12° 12° 10°
23% 16% 37% 72% 4% 0% 0% 0%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
Fri 31st May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
12° 13°
0% 0% 3% 1% 3% 2% 1% 0%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
Sat 25th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
15
kmh
16
kmh
17
kmh
17
kmh
25
kmh
24
kmh
21
kmh
23
kmh
0.5m
0.6m
0.6m
0.5m
0.6m
0.8m
0.8m
0.9m
14.2s 14.4s 14.4s 14.3s 14.3s 14.1s 14.1s 13.9s
Sun 26th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
29
kmh
31
kmh
32
kmh
27
kmh
30
kmh
30
kmh
26
kmh
22
kmh
1.1m
1.2m
1.2m
1.0m
1.1m
1.1m
1.0m
0.8m
13.6s 13.4s 13.3s 13.2s 13.2s 13.1s 13.1s 13.0s
Mon 27th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
16
kmh
13
kmh
10
kmh
8
kmh
16
kmh
18
kmh
15
kmh
11
kmh
0.6m
0.5m
0.3m
0.3m
0.5m
0.7m
0.6m
0.6m
12.9s 12.7s 12.5s 12.3s 12.2s 12.1s 12.1s 12.0s
Tue 28th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
12
kmh
12
kmh
14
kmh
15
kmh
21
kmh
19
kmh
29
kmh
17
kmh
0.5m
0.5m
0.7m
0.6m
0.7m
0.7m
0.3m
0.3m
12.0s 10.6s 10.5s 10.4s 10.4s 10.4s 12.8s 10.1s
Wed 29th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
21
kmh
18
kmh
25
kmh
38
kmh
39
kmh
40
kmh
42
kmh
41
kmh
0.2m
0.5m
0.5m
0.7m
0.8m
1.6m
1.3m
0.9m
4.2s 4.5s 6.1s 6.2s 6.2s 6.0s 6.8s 6.9s
Thu 30th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
44
kmh
33
kmh
27
kmh
17
kmh
23
kmh
26
kmh
19
kmh
15
kmh
0.6m
0.6m
0.5m
0.5m
0.7m
0.6m
0.6m
0.7m
6.4s 6.5s 10.7s 5.0s 5.5s 5.3s 10.4s 10.4s
Fri 31st May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
12
kmh
11
kmh
13
kmh
10
kmh
4
kmh
3
kmh
4
kmh
7
kmh
0.8m
0.7m
0.6m
0.5m
0.5m
0.7m
0.7m
0.7m
6.3s 6.1s 5.9s 5.8s 5.6s 5.8s 6.8s 6.2s
Sat 25th May
1:52 AM 8:08 AM 2:08 PM 8:40 PM
0.80 2.00 0.70 2.20
Sun 26th May
2:37 AM 8:53 AM 2:53 PM 9:24 PM
0.70 2.00 0.60 2.20
Mon 27th May
3:24 AM 9:39 AM 3:38 PM 10:10 PM
0.70 2.00 0.60 2.20
Tue 28th May
4:13 AM 10:28 AM 4:24 PM 10:58 PM
0.70 2.00 0.60 2.20
Wed 29th May
5:05 AM 11:18 AM 5:14 PM 11:49 PM
0.80 2.00 0.70 2.20
Thu 30th May
5:59 AM 12:10 PM 6:09 PM
0.80 2.00 0.80
Fri 31st May
12:42 AM 6:55 AM 1:05 PM 7:11 PM
2.20 0.80 2.00 0.80
Sat 25th May
14°
0.7mm
23kmh WSW
74%
Sun 26th May
14°
0.7mm
30kmh WSW
77%
Mon 27th May
14°
0.3mm
10kmh WSW
61%
Tue 28th May
14°
2.2mm
15kmh W
85%
Wed 29th May
13°
2.5mm
36kmh WSW
86%
Thu 30th May
12°
0.0mm
18kmh SSW
19%
Fri 31st May
13°
0.0mm
9kmh S
1%
Sat 1st June
15°
0.0mm
12kmh SW
31%
Sun 2nd June
15°
0.9mm
23kmh SW
58%
Mon 3rd June
15°
0.0mm
11kmh SSW
8%
Tue 4th June
16°
0.0mm
14kmh SSW
19%
Wed 5th June
15°
0.0mm
8kmh WSW
14%
Thu 6th June
15°
0.0mm
13kmh WSW
55%
Fri 7th June
15°
6.3mm
8kmh NNE
82%

In the next 14 days average maximum daily temperatures will be 14° which is a little too chilly for sunbathing. The average water temperature will be 17° which is cool for swimming, shorty wetsuit may help you extend your time in the water. There will be 7 days of very light rain with an average of 1.9mm rain on those days. Average cloud cover will be 48%.

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

Taking a Holiday at Cathedral Cove, Hahei, Coromandel Peninsula, Waikato Region, North Island, New Zealand

Cathedral Cove is a stunning beach located in Hahei, on the Coromandel Peninsula in the Waikato Region of New Zealand's North Island. This picturesque destination is known for its natural beauty, crystal-clear waters, and unique rock formations. It's the perfect place to escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life and indulge in a relaxing holiday by the sea.

Beach Type

Cathedral Cove features soft, golden sand that is perfect for sunbathing or building sandcastles. The beach is surrounded by lush vegetation and dramatic cliffs, which offer a striking contrast to the clear blue waters of the Pacific Ocean. The area also boasts several rock formations and a nearby marine reserve, making it an excellent spot for snorkeling and diving as numerous fish species inhabit these rocky areas.

Beach Activities

There are plenty of activities to enjoy at Cathedral Cove:

  • Swimming: With its calm, clear waters, Cathedral Cove is an ideal location for swimming.
  • Snorkeling & Diving: Explore the nearby marine reserve with its abundant marine life, including snapper, red moki, blue maomao, kelp forests, and colorful sponges.
  • Kayaking: Paddle along the coastline to explore sea caves and other lesser known gems.
  • Hiking: Take a scenic hike along the Cathedral Cove Walkway that offers breathtaking views of the surrounding landscape.
  • Photography: Capture stunning images of this picturesque beach with its unique rock formations like Te Hoho Rock and Cathedral Arch.

Accommodations

While there are no hotels or resorts located directly on Cathedral Cove Beach itself due to its protected status as part of a marine reserve, there are several accommodations available within close proximity in Hahei:

  1. Cathedral Cove Lodge Villas: These self-contained villas offer comfort and luxury just steps away from Hahei Beach.
  2. Tatahi Lodge Beach Resort: A family-friendly resort with a variety of accommodation options, including motel units, cottages, and apartments.
  3. Hahei Holiday Resort: Located adjacent to Hahei Beach, this resort offers various accommodation choices such as cabins, campsites, and self-contained units.

Areas to Stay In

Hahei Village is the most recommended area to stay in when visiting Cathedral Cove. The village is small but offers a range of accommodation options, from budget-friendly campsites to luxurious villas. Staying in Hahei Village allows visitors easy access to Cathedral Cove Beach, as well as other attractions like Hot Water Beach and the Coromandel Coastal Walkway.

Beach Amenities

Cathedral Cove Beach offers several amenities for visitors:

  • Public toilets
  • Picnic tables
  • Parking (limited availability)
  • Guided tours (kayaking or boat trips)
  • Access to the Cathedral Cove Walkway

It's important to note that there are no shops or cafes directly at the beach, so visitors should bring their own food and drinks if planning on spending the day at Cathedral Cove.

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