Kuma Village
in Butaritari of Gilbert Islands, Kiribati

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
3.173 and 172.960 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 3° 10' 23" and E 172° 57' 34"
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: 01:02 AM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Pacific/Tarawa
UTC/GMT offset: 13 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:25 am and 6:37 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
3.700 and -8.850 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Zaouia bou Said
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Discover Kuma Village

Kuma Village in Butaritari (Gilbert Islands) with it's 635 citizens is a town in Kiribati about 128 mi (or 205 km) north of Tarawa, the country's capital city.

Current time in Kuma Village is now 01:02 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Pacific / Tarawa with an UTC offset of 12 hours. We know of 6 airports near Kuma Village. The closest airport in Kiribati is Butaritari Atoll Airport in a distance of 12 mi (or 19 km), South-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Tarawa, Mili, Arno, RMI Capitol and Majuro. 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 27°C / 81 °F
Evening Temperature 29°C / 84 °F
Night Temperature 29°C / 84 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 72%
Air Pressure 1009.4 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Wednesday, 21st of August 2019

30°C (85 °F)
29°C (85 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, scattered clouds.

Thursday, 22nd of August 2019

29°C (84 °F)
29°C (84 °F)
Moderate rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.

Friday, 23rd of August 2019

29°C (85 °F)
29°C (84 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, broken 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.


Butaritari (previously known as Makin, Pitt Island, Taritari Island, or Touching Island) is an atoll located in the Pacific Ocean island nation of Kiribati.

Located at 3.15, 172.833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article

Battle of Makin

The Battle of Makin was a battle of the Pacific campaign of World War II, fought from 20 November to 23 November 1943, on Makin Atoll in the Gilbert Islands.

Located at 3.09, 172.817 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
History of Kiribati, Kiribati in World War II, Wars involving Kiribati, Pacific Ocean theatre of World War II, United States Marine Corps in World War II, 1943 in Kiribati

Butaritari Atoll Airport

Butaritari Atoll Airport is an airport on Butaritari in the Pacific Ocean island nation of Kiribati.

Located at 3.08652, 172.811 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Kiribati, Airfields of the United States Army Air Forces in the Pacific Ocean theatre of World War II

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