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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 09:54 PM (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.

To view way more photos of of this place and the area check out our Fuga Island photo gallery. It has recently been updated.

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Location insights

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 31°C / 88 °F

Morning Temperature 31°C / 88 °F
Evening Temperature 30°C / 85 °F
Night Temperature 25°C / 76 °F
Chance of rainfall 8%
Air Humidity 98%
Air Pressure 967.8 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 64% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain
Moderate rain

Tuesday, July 26th 2016

Moderate rain Day: 28°C (83 °F)
Night: 23°C (74 °F)
Moderate rain, calm, scattered clouds.

Wednesday, July 27th 2016

Heavy intensity rain Day: 28°C (82 °F)
Night: 22°C (72 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, calm, broken clouds.

Thursday, July 28th 2016

Moderate rain Day: 30°C (86 °F)
Night: 22°C (72 °F)
Moderate rain, calm, few clouds.

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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