Cropp River

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Cropp River
Cropp River, Westland, New Zealand.jpg
Cropp River meets the Whitcombe River in the Foreground
Origin Galena Ridge
Mouth Whitcombe River
Basin countries New Zealand
Length 9 km (5.6 mi)
Source elevation 1,200 m (3,900 ft)
Mouth elevation 755 m (2,477 ft)

The Cropp River is a river of New Zealand. It flows east for nine kilometres before joining the Whitcombe River, a tributary of the Hokitika River.[1]

1049 mm of rain fell over the Cropp River on 12-13 December 1995, a record rainfall for a 48 hour period for New Zealand.[2]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Peter Dowling (editor) (2004). Reed New Zealand Atlas. Reed Books. Map 75. ISBN 0-7900-0952-8. 
  2. ^ "Summary of New Zealand Climate Extremes". NIWA. January 2004. Retrieved 4 September 2009. 

Coordinates: 43°04′S 171°01′E / 43.067°S 171.017°E / -43.067; 171.017