in Abaiang of Gilbert Islands, Kiribati
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 1.858 and 172.993 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 1° 51' 27" and E 172° 59' 33"
- 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: 03:51 PM (Monday)
- Timezone: Pacific/Tarawa
- UTC/GMT offset: 13 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:25 am and 6:34 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- 3.700 and -8.850 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Zaouia bou Said
- This place on Geonames.org
Explore Kuria Village
Kuria Village in Abaiang (Gilbert Islands) with it's 219 inhabitants is located in Kiribati about 37 mi (or 59 km) north of Tarawa, the country's capital.
Local time in Kuria Village is now 03:51 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Pacific / Tarawa with an UTC offset of 12 hours. We know of 8 airports in the wider vicinity of Kuria Village. The closest airport in Kiribati is Abaiang Airport in a distance of 5 mi (or 8 km), South-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
Depending on your travel schedule, 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. Let's start with some photos from the area.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 29°C / 84 °F
|Morning Temperature||30°C / 85 °F|
|Evening Temperature||28°C / 83 °F|
|Night Temperature||29°C / 84 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||3%|
|Air Pressure||1008.9 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from North-West|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 92% of sky|
|General Conditions||Moderate rain|
Tuesday, 27th of August 2019
29°C (85 °F)
28°C (83 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.
Wednesday, 28th of August 2019
28°C (82 °F)
29°C (84 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Thursday, 29th of August 2019
29°C (84 °F)
28°C (83 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
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.
For the village on Kuria, see Tabontebike (Kuria) Tabontebike is a little city on the biggest island of the Kiribatian atoll of Abaiang. The city is on the extreme point of the cape on the Bingham Channel (these straits is between the lagoon of Abaiang and the Pacific), south of the channel.
Riaria is a settlement in Kiribati. It is located on an atoll about 24 nautical miles from Tarawa.
Taburao is a settlement in Kiribati. It is located on an atoll; the nearest locations are Turaubu, to the east; Morikao and Kuria, to the north; and Tabuiroa, to the south.
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.
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.
Koinawa is a settlement in Kiribati. It is located on an atoll to the south of Aonobuaka; to its east is Morikao.
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.
Tebunginako is a settlement in Kiribati. It is located on an atoll; to its west is Ubanteman, and to its south are Borotiam and Koinawa.
Ubanteman is a settlement in Kiribati. It is located on an atoll; to its north is Takarano, and to its east Tebunginako.
Takarano is a settlement in Kiribati. It is located on an atoll; Ubanteman is to its south.
Abaiang Atoll Airport
Abaiang Atoll Airport, often abbreviated Abaiang Airport, is the airport serving Abaiang, Kiribati. It is located on Abaiang Island, between the villages of Tabwiroa (north) and Tuarabu (south). The airport is served by Air Kiribati from South Tarawa and Marakei on Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays. Flights to both destinations take only ten minutes, and cost 29 and 27 Australian dollars respectively.