Discover Fuga Island

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Fuga Island in Cagayan Valley (region) is a town in Philippines - about 295 mi (or 475 km) North of Manila, the country's capital city.

Current time in Fuga Island is now 01:00 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Manila" with an UTC offset of 8 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger places might be interesting for you: Tuguegarao City, Solana, San Nicolas, Magalang, Laoag or Simabang. While being here, make sure to check out Villa Vicenta, Sarongan, Poso, Nagulian, Fuga Island and Arenaya as well. We know of 1 airports near Fuga Island. The clostest airport we found is Laoag International Airport (IATA: LAO) with a distance of 71 mi (or 114 km) South-West of the city centre of Fuga Island.

Location insights

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 32°C / 90 °F

Morning Temperature 32°C / 90 °F
Evening Temperature 29°C / 84 °F
Night Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Chance of rainfall 2%
Air Humidity 83%
Air Pressure 980.4 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 24% of sky
General Conditions Light rain
Light rain

Monday, October 5th 2015

Heavy intensity rain Day: 26°C (79 °F)
Night: 21°C (70 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, broken clouds.

Tuesday, October 6th 2015

Moderate rain Day: 28°C (82 °F)
Night: 22°C (72 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, scattered clouds.

Wednesday, October 7th 2015

Light rain Day: 30°C (86 °F)
Night: 22°C (71 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, clear sky.

Map of local sightseeing hints

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Fuga Island

Located at 18.87, 121.33 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
More reading: Wikipedia Article

Fuga Island is an island in the municipality of Aparri, Cagayan. With an area of 100 km², it constitutes one of 42 barangays of Aparri along with the neighbouring islets of Barit (4.8 km²) and Mabag (0.7 km²). Though under the jurisdiction of mainland Aparri, it is part of the Babuyan Archipelago, the second-northernmost island group of the Philippines. The highest peak is Mount Nanguringan in the northeast, with an elevation of 191 meters. According to the 2000 population census, it has 1,786 people in 312 households. The principal settlement is Naguilian (Musa) village on the southern coast. The island still retains a traditional culture, a manifestation of which is the annual construction of a small straw imitation boat that is floated out to sea. The tradition began in 1656 when the island was almost invaded by British ships, prompting islanders to make a similar replica of a boat, thus preventing the island's annexation by Great Britain.

This attraction is classified as:

  • Babuyan Islands
  • Cagayan

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