Koinawa Village
in Abaiang of Gilbert Islands, Kiribati

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
1.865 and 172.988 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 1° 51' 55" and E 172° 59' 15"
Currency and Currency Code:
Dollar - AUD
Spoken languages:
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 07:32 AM (Monday)
Timezone: Pacific/Tarawa
UTC/GMT offset: 13 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:15 am and 6:16 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
3.700 and -8.850 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Zaouia bou Said
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Current travel safety evaluation for Kiribati in Micronesia

Safety Score: 4,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Kiribati.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Kiribati. Last Update: 2022-11-27 08:26:02

Delve into Koinawa Village

Koinawa Village in Abaiang (Gilbert Islands) with it's 453 habitants is located in Kiribati about 37 mi (or 60 km) north of Tarawa, the country's capital town.

Current time in Koinawa Village is now 07:32 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named Pacific / Tarawa with an UTC offset of 12 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Koinawa Village. The closest airport in Kiribati is Abaiang Airport in a distance of 6 mi (or 10 km), South-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Tarawa, Mili, Ebon, Jabor and Kili. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 27°C / 80 °F

Morning Temperature 26°C / 79 °F
Evening Temperature 27°C / 81 °F
Night Temperature 28°C / 82 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 74%
Air Pressure 1009 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 98% of sky
General Conditions Overcast clouds

Monday, 28th of November 2022

27°C (80 °F)
27°C (80 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, few clouds.

Tuesday, 29th of November 2022

27°C (80 °F)
27°C (80 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.

Wednesday, 30th of November 2022

27°C (80 °F)
27°C (81 °F)
Few clouds, moderate breeze.

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.


Abaiang, also spelled Apaiang, sometimes called Apiaia, and formerly named Charlotte Island, Matthews or Six Isles, is a coral atoll of Kiribati, located in the west-central Pacific Ocean.

Located at 1.83333, 172.95 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Gilbert Islands, Articles lacking sources from June 2009, All articles lacking sources


Morikao is a settlement in Kiribati. It is located on an atoll; the nearest locations are Koniawa, to the west, and Kuria, to the east. Aonobuaka is to the north, and Taburao is to the south.

Located at 1.85, 173 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Kiribati


Aonobuaka is a settlement in Kiribati. It is located on an atoll, to the north of Koinawa and Morikao and to the south of Borotiam.

Located at 1.88333, 172.983 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Kiribati


Koinawa is a settlement in Kiribati. It is located on an atoll to the south of Aonobuaka; to its east is Morikao.

Located at 1.86667, 172.983 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Kiribati


Borotiam is a settlement in Kiribati. It is located on an atoll; the nearest locations, to the south, are Aonobuaka and Koinawa. Tebunginako is to the west. Borotiam (pronounced as "Borosiam") is named after Belgium. Kiribati and Belgium have shared a historical tie which began with a Belgian missionary who arrived in Kiribati over a hundred years ago. He was so loving, devoted and committed to his congregation, that the people were deeply touched and decided to name their village as Belgium.

Located at 1.9, 172.967 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Kiribati

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