Rarotonga Airport Reviews

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Rarotonga Airport Reviews

Rarotonga International Airport (IATA: RAR, ICAO: NCRG) is the Cook Islands’ main international gateway, located in the town and district of Avarua, Rarotonga, 3km west of the downtown area on the northern coast.

The Rarotonga Airport first opened in 1975 on the site of a former U.S. World War II base. In 2003, the Rarotonga Airport terminal and departure and check-in areas were revamped at a cost of US$650,000. An $8.5m reconstruction project commenced in 2009 to revamp and expand the existing terminal facilities. The new-look terminal was officially opened on 22 June 2010.

Because of the close proximity of the runways to the nearby roads, it is possible to get very close to aircraft while they are landing. Runway 08, which is at the western end of the runway, in particular is often very popular when a large jet is landing.

Services:

ATMs / Cash Machines – There is an ATM that dispenses New Zealand dollars. Location: International Arrivals. Hours: open 24 hours.
Car Rentals – Information not available
Currency Exchange – Information not available
Food / Dining – Information not available
Information Desk – Information not available
Luggage Storage / Lockers – Baggage storage is available at the Air Rarotonga Baggage Services booth. Location: check-in area sidewalk adjacent to the passenger drop-off zone. Rates: NZ $2.00 per day (bags) • NZ$ 5 per day (surfboards).
Showers – Information not available
Smoking – Information not available
Internet: WiFi is available at Rarotonga Airport for a fee.

Airport Hours:
Open 24 hours

Website:
Rarotonga Airport Official Website

Rarotonga AirportMap

Rarotonga Airport Weather Forecast

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Forecast for Rarotonga_International_Airport  Precip. Temp. Wind speed
17.10.2017 21–24 Heavy rain 3 mm 24 °C Fresh breeze from East-northeast 9 m/s
18.10.2017 00–06 Heavy rain 6 mm 24 °C Fresh breeze from Northeast 10 m/s
06–12 Heavy rain 5 mm 24 °C Fresh breeze from North-northeast 10 m/s
12–18 Rain 2 mm 24 °C Fresh breeze from North-northeast 9 m/s
18–24 Partly cloudy 0 mm 24 °C Fresh breeze from North 9 m/s
19.10.2017 00–06 Light rain <1 mm 24 °C Fresh breeze from North-northwest 8 m/s
06–12 Rain 1 mm 24 °C Moderate breeze from Northwest 7 m/s
12–18 Heavy rain 5 mm 24 °C Gentle breeze from North-northwest 5 m/s
18–24 Heavy rain 8 mm 24 °C Gentle breeze from North 4 m/s
20.10.2017 00–06 Heavy rain 6 mm 24 °C Moderate breeze from North 7 m/s
08–14 Partly cloudy 0 mm 24 °C Gentle breeze from North-northeast 4 m/s
14–20 Rain 2 mm 24 °C Gentle breeze from North-northeast 5 m/s
20–02 Light rain <1 mm 24 °C Light breeze from North-northwest 2 m/s
21.10.2017 02–08 Rain 2 mm 24 °C Gentle breeze from North 4 m/s
08–14 Rain showers 3 mm 24 °C Gentle breeze from Northwest 5 m/s
14–20 Rain 2 mm 24 °C Gentle breeze from West-southwest 4 m/s
20–02 Cloudy 0 mm 23 °C Fresh breeze from South-southeast 9 m/s
22.10.2017 02–08 Cloudy 0 mm 23 °C Moderate breeze from Southeast 7 m/s
08–14 Cloudy 0 mm 23 °C Fresh breeze from Southeast 8 m/s
14–20 Cloudy 0 mm 23 °C Fresh breeze from Southeast 9 m/s
20–02 Cloudy 0 mm 23 °C Fresh breeze from Southeast 9 m/s