Taupo, Tongariro & Turangi Trout Fishing Report

Map of trout fishing lakes and streams in the Taupo, New Zealand, fishing district

Tongariro River 7 day flow graph
Tauranga-Taupo River level

Taupo & Turangi trout fishing streams & lakes:
1. Tongariro River
2. Tokaanu Tailrace
3. Lake Rotoaira
4. Lake Otamangakau
5. Omori Stream
6. Kuratau Lake
7. Kuratau River
8. Whareroa River
9. Whanganui Stream
10. Waihaha River
11. Waihora River
12. Omoho Stream
13. Otaketake Stream
14. Whangamata Stm
15. Mapara Stream
16. Waikato River
17. Waitahanui River
18. Lake Rotongaio
19. Hinemaiaia River
20. Waipehi Stream
21. Waitetoko Stream
22. Tauranga-Taupo R
23. Waimarino River
24. Waiotaka River
Other links
River Motel report
John Baker report
sporting report
fly and gun report
Sun&Moon calculator
Tauranga-Taupo Fishing Report
trout condition calculator
superfly.co.nz trout flies
Taupo and Turangi fishing
location maps are linked from list
Weather | comments | Specific details | Previous 5 reports, big page
Wednesday 2 September 10:30 am
Weather:
Clearing
Outlook:
Showers
Air Temp8°C=46°F
Lake Temp15°C=59°F
Hi est12°C=53°F
Lo est-5°C=23°F
Wind:3 mph, S
Barometer :1016, falling
Taupo level: sealevel+357.010m
%full~outflow: 82.9%~300m3/s
Tongariro:0.950m~39.5m3/s
76.2% dec
20:49~07:56
Sunrise~set:06:40~17:54
nautical twilight:05:43~18:51
comments:

The Tongariro River volume was slightly high, but approaching perfect this morning.
Very high catch rates were reported during other recent clearing phases from water above the Whitikau Stream confluence, where clean water first reappears.

The

Riverbirches Lodge webcam

apparently has been displaying the same image, unrefreshed for weeks.

superfly.co.nz
has 482 patterns of trout flies tied on Kamasan, Mustad, and Tiemco hooks.

report by Lee Hinkleman

Specific details:
Tongariro RiverDecent catches of mixed quality rainbows were reported Monday and Tuesday

Tongariro River level & flow measured at the Major Jones Pool

Tongariro River Flow

moon & sun calculated for 2 September 10:30 am at 39° 0 minutes S latitude 175° 54 minutes E longitude

Lake Taupo temperature measured at 38 50 minutes S latitude 175 48 minutes E longitude, 2 meter depth
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