in Arrondissement de Port-de-Paix of Nord-Ouest, Haiti
- National History Park – Citadel, Sans Souci, Ramiers (Unesco heritage, 73 mi)
- San Pedro de la Roca Castle, Santiago de Cuba (Unesco heritage, 85 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 19.917 and -72.817 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 19° 55' 0" and W -72° 49' 0"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Gourde - HTG
- Spoken languages:
- Haitian, French
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 11:19 AM (Monday)
- Timezone: America/Port-au-Prince
- UTC/GMT offset: -5 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:27 am and 7:27 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -22.400 and 113.800 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Bundera Bundera
- This place on Geonames.org
Safety Score: 4,5 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Haiti.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Haiti. Last Update: 2021-06-16 08:28:49
Delve into Polvo
Polvo in Arrondissement de Port-de-Paix (Nord-Ouest) is located in Haiti about 100 mi (or 161 km) north of Port-au-Prince, the country's capital town.
Current time in Polvo is now 11:19 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named America / Port-au-Prince with an UTC offset of -4 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Polvo. The closest airport in Haiti is Port-de-Paix Airport in a distance of 2 mi (or 4 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Haiti is National History Park – Citadel, Sans Souci, Ramiers in a distance of 73 mi (or 117 km), East.
While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Port-de-Paix, Gonayiv, Okap, Fort Liberte and Hinche. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 29°C / 84 °F
|Morning Temperature||27°C / 80 °F|
|Evening Temperature||29°C / 84 °F|
|Night Temperature||27°C / 81 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1017 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Fresh Breeze with 14 km/h (9 mph) from West|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 98% of sky|
|General Conditions||Overcast clouds|
Monday, 2nd of August 2021
28°C (83 °F)
28°C (82 °F)
Moderate rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.
Tuesday, 3rd of August 2021
29°C (83 °F)
27°C (81 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.
Wednesday, 4th of August 2021
29°C (84 °F)
28°C (82 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, clear sky.
Videos from this area
These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.
Haiti 2012 Highlights
TCTC 2012 Mission Trip to Haiti for the Restore Retreat with Northwest Haiti Christian Mission.
Port de Paix... (La ONU en Haiti)
Mision de las Naciones Unidas para la Estabilizacion de Haiti (MINUSTHA). Febrero - Agosto 2007. Video 6 de 6.
Victimes d'Apparence film tourne a Port de Paix Fabuleux!!!! ecrit par VICTOR JACQUES-GARJAMES.wmv
un meilleur film haitien.
Mercy Land Orphanage Feeding Program ft Tim Huhges
We were blessed through a partnership with Feed My Starving Children who provided 20 boxes of food through coordination with our fellow laborers Starfish Ministries, to help us reach more people...
First the practice run then the real deal. 4000 feet long, 500 feet high over a lagoon in Haiti.
Labadee/Haiti Dragons Breath Zip Line, Royal Carribean
Labadee's Dragon's Breath Flight / Zip Line is the longest flight line in the world over water.
Ouanaminthe Parade 2008
241 Haitians, Americans, and a Canadian. Drums, shakers, and sticks made at day camp at Institution Univers.
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Attractions and noteworthy things
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.
Nord-Ouest (English: North-West, Haitian Creole: Nòdwès) is one of the ten departments of Haiti as well as the northernmost one. It has an area of 2,176 km² and a population of 445,080 (2003 Census). Its capital is Port-de-Paix. With the exception of Tortuga Island and the coastal area near Port-de-Paix, the northwest is mostly arid and barren. Port-de-Paix, which was once a large exporter of coffee and bananas, now imports goods and produce from Miami.
Port-de-Paix (Pòdepè or Pòdpè in Kréyòl) is a city and the capital of the département of Nord-Ouest in Haïti on the Atlantic coast. It has a population of 250,000 (2009 census). Formerly a large exporter of bananas and coffee, Port-de-Paix is now a centre for smuggled goods from Miami, Florida, USA. The area around the town was given the name "Valparaíso" by Christopher Columbus after landing here on December 6, 1492, and still contains many attractive beaches and locations.
Port-de-Paix Airport is in passenger numbers, the third airport in Haiti and is located in the city with the same name, Port-de-Paix, on the north coast of Haiti. The airport does not have radar, nor is it a radio controlled aerodrome. The air traffic control center functions without these. The runway has recently been characterized as a gravel strip.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Polvo.