Egmont National Park, NZ

Egmont National Park

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Park Details

Egmont National Park was established in 1900, and has a total area of 84,436 acres (132 square miles, or 342 square kilometers).

Address 2879 Egmont Rd, New Plymouth, North Island, 4386
Entrance FeeFree
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When to Visit: Weather vs. Peak Visitation

We crunched 30 years of historical weather and/or park service data to find the best months to visit Egmont National Park. We looked for the optimal temperatures, the least amount of snow and rain, and stayed away from peak visitation months if we could help it. All this data then helped us paint a picture as to what the absolute best time to visit Egmont National Park is.

Our data shows the best months to visit Egmont National Park are January, February, March & April.

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Avg Temp686966625855535456596165
Max Temp747472686460585962646872
Avg Temp565654514947454546485054
Min Temp444543413835343434373843
Temperature values in °F; Precipitation in Inches

Egmont National Park Road Trips

Many family vacations consist of stringing one or more national parks together during a week-long trip. Creating these types of trips is our specialty! Here are the road trips we've created where Egmont National Park is visited.

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Other Nearby National Park Sites

From national monuments, to historic sites to seashores and more, here are the other parks closest to Egmont National Park.

Whanganui National Park73 km
Tongariro National Park131 km
Abel Tasman National Park132 km
Kahurangi National Park239 km
Nelson Lakes National Park318 km
Paparoa National Park376 km

Nearest Ski Resorts

For those of you who are the diehard outdoors type, visiting a national park on a ski trip can be quite the adventure. Here are the ski resorts within 100 miles of Egmont National Park:

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Nearest Airports

When visiting a National park, many people are faced with either a very long drive across country, or a much shorter flight. For those of you looking to fly into Egmont National Park, we've listed the closest airports in the area.

Large Airports

A large airport has scheduled major airline service with millions of passengers per year. This type of airport always accepts international flights. Here are the closest large airports to Egmont National Park.

Wellington International AirportWLGWellington, 234 km
Auckland International AirportAKLAuckland, 262 km
Christchurch International AirportCHCChristchurch, 483 km
Medium Airports

A medium-sized airport has scheduled regional airline service. This type of airport may or may not accept international flights. Here are the closest medium-sized airports to Egmont National Park.

New Plymouth AirportNPLNew Plymouth, 34 km
Wanganui AirportWAGWanganui, 110 km
Palmerston North AirportPMR, 174 km
Taupo AirportTUOTaupo, 185 km
Hamilton International AirportHLZHamilton, 193 km
Nelson AirportNSNNelson, 233 km
Rotorua Regional AirportROTRotorua, 235 km

Credits: Campground data provided by Map shapes from CartographyVectors. Weather data from NOAA. Airport data from Images from Unsplash, Flickr and Parks&Trips. All data has also been updated and augmented by Parks&Trips.