Saint-Raphaël
in Arrondissement de Saint-Raphaël of Nord, Haiti

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
19.439 and -72.199 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 19° 26' 19" and W -72° 11' 56"
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: 11:48 PM (Sunday)
Timezone: America/Port-au-Prince
UTC/GMT offset: -5 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:32 am and 7:09 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-22.400 and 113.800 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Bundera Bundera
References
This place on Wikipedia
This place on Geonames.org
Current travel safety evaluation for Haiti in Caribbean

Safety Score: 3,9 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: 2019-08-25 07:23:13

Delve into Saint-Raphaël

Saint-Raphaël in Arrondissement de Saint-Raphaël (Nord) with it's 37,739 habitants is located in Haiti about 63 mi (or 101 km) north of Port-au-Prince, the country's capital town.

Current time in Saint-Raphaël is now 11:48 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named America / Port-au-Prince with an UTC offset of -4 hours. We know of 9 airports close to Saint-Raphaël, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Haiti is Cap Haitien International Airport in a distance of 20 mi (or 33 km), North. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's National History Park – Citadel, Sans Souci, Ramiers in a distance of 30 mi (or 49 km), East.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Okap, Hinche, Fort Liberte, Gonayiv and Dajabon. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 28°C / 82 °F

Morning Temperature 29°C / 83 °F
Evening Temperature 29°C / 84 °F
Night Temperature 28°C / 83 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 76%
Air Pressure 1015.9 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Monday, 26th of August 2019

27°C (81 °F)
28°C (83 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Tuesday, 27th of August 2019

27°C (81 °F)
29°C (84 °F)
Broken clouds, moderate breeze.

Wednesday, 28th of August 2019

28°C (82 °F)
29°C (84 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Landing in Pignon

Published: February 23, 2008
Length: 43:40 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: olafminge

Landing at the Pignon, Haiti airport along with a group from Haiti Outreach and Rotary.


Pignon Secondary School

Published: February 23, 2008
Length: 47:12 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: olafminge

This is the secondary school in Pignon, Haiti. There is an addition being constructed by Haiti Outreach with assistance from the City of Lakes Rotary Club in Minneapolis.


Cessna Caravan Arrival at Pignon, Haiti with Michael Broyles May 22, 2012

Published: June 22, 2012
Length: 03:28 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: cmichelli

Mission Aviation Fellowship flight to Pignon, Haiti May 22, 2012.


Cessna Caravan Departure from Pignon Haiti with Michael Broyles May 22, 2012

Published: June 22, 2012
Length: 00:09 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: cmichelli

Mission Aviation Fellowship flight from Pignon, Haiti May 22, 2012.


Why is Healthcare Important in Haiti?

Published: July 07, 2014
Length: 00:46 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Promise Haiti

Invest in healthcare in Haiti by becoming a Health Partner Today: https://www.promiseforhaiti.org/healthpartners/


La Rivière Dorée, devant la Voûte à Minguet Dondon, Haïti

Published: June 22, 2012
Length: 35:44 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: jeanveustache

Courte vidéo montrant la Rivière Dorée à proximité de la Voûte à Minguet, à Laguille, Dondon (Nord d'Haïti). Tournée par Jean Vilfort Eustache le 21 juin 2007.


Sèpantye k ap chante e chache manje nan Poledam, Dondon (30.7.12).wmv

Published: November 08, 2012
Length: 23:52 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Jean Vilfort Eustache

Diverses observations de charpentiers (sèpantye, melanerpes striatus) tapant du bois, cherchant leur nourriture et chantant à tue-tête, faites le 30 juillet 2012, dans la cour de la résidence...


Dondon (Haïti) - traversée de 'Dlo Bouk' à moto

Published: April 25, 2012
Length: 00:26 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: jveustache

Traversée à moto, le mardi 10 avril 2012, du principal cours d'eau longeant le Dondon, i.e. la Rivière Dorée ou 'Dlo Bouk' qui, sur son cours, un peu plus bas en laissant le Dondon est...


2008-2009 St. Barth

Published: January 02, 2009
Length: 16:03 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Jon Santos

St. Barth 2009 New Year.


Amb. de France à Haïti : On n'est pas encore sortis de l'urgence !

Published: January 22, 2010
Length: 07:29 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Le Point


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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.

Marmelade

Marmelade is a town and former duchy in the Artibonite Department of Haïti. It is the chief town of the Marmelade Arrondissement, which also includes the commune of Saint Michel de l'Attalaye. Marmelade is the home town of Président René Préval. During the years following his first tenure, Préval initiated rural development projects in Marmelade, including a manufacture of bamboo furniture.

Located at 19.5167, -72.35 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Haiti, Artibonite Department, Communes of Haiti

Citadelle Laferrière

The Citadelle Laferrière or, Citadelle Henry Christophe, or simply the Citadelle (in English, spelled Citadel), is a large mountaintop fortress in northern Haiti, approximately 17 miles south of the city of Cap-Haïtien and five miles (8 km) uphill from the town of Milot. It is the largest fortress in the Americas and was designated by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) as a World Heritage Site in 1982—along with the nearby Sans-Souci Palace.

Located at 19.5736, -72.2439 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Forts in Haiti, Military history of Haiti, World Heritage Sites in Haiti, Nord Department (Haiti), Infrastructure completed in 1820

Fort Riviere

Fort Riviere was a mountain fort on the summit of Montagne Noire, on the north coast of Haiti, located to the south of Grande-Rivière-du-Nord and 20 miles south of Cap-Haïtien. An old French bastion fort, it was the site of the 17 November 1915 overwhelming and quick defeat of the Haitian rebel force called the Cacos.

Located at 19.4833, -72.1833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Banana Wars, Forts in Haiti, United States Marine Corps in the 20th century

Sans-Souci Palace

The Sans-Souci Palace was the royal residence of King Henri I (better known as Henri Christophe) of Haiti, Queen Marie-Louise and their two daughters. It was the most important of nine palaces built by the king, as well as fifteen châteaux, numerous forts, and sprawling summer homes on his twenty plantations. Construction of the palace started in 1810 and was completed in 1813. It is located in the town of Milot, Nord Department. Its name translated from French means "carefree.

Located at 19.6047, -72.2186 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Haiti, History of Haiti, World Heritage Sites in Haiti, Ruins in Haiti, Nord Department (Haiti), Houses completed in 1813

Bahon, Haiti

Bahon is a town in Grande-Rivière-du-Nord Arrondissement, Nord Department, Haiti. It is located on the Grand Rivière du Nord (river). It was formerly (1915) located on the railroad south from Cap-Haïtien.

Located at 19.4694, -72.1147 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Haiti, Nord Department (Haiti), Communes of Haiti


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Saint-Raphaël, Sen Rafayèl