in Lifou of Loyalty Islands, New Caledonia

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-20.917 and 167.265 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -20° 55' 0" and E 167° 15' 52"
Currency and Currency Code:
Franc - XPF
Spoken languages:
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 04:59 PM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Pacific/Noumea
UTC/GMT offset: 11 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:26 am and 5:17 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
20.673 and -12.889 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Et Taouaz
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Explore Wé

Wé in Lifou (Loyalty Islands) with it's 10,375 inhabitants is located in New Caledonia about 107 mi (or 173 km) north-east of Noumea, the country's capital.

Local time in Wé is now 04:59 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Pacific / Noumea with an UTC offset of 11 hours. We know of 8 airports in the wider vicinity of Wé. The closest airport in New Caledonia is Lifou Airport in a distance of 10 mi (or 16 km), North. 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: Thio, Noumea, La Foa, Kone and Isangel. 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: 21°C / 70 °F

Morning Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Evening Temperature 20°C / 68 °F
Night Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 71%
Air Pressure 1015.5 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (2 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 99% of sky
General Conditions Overcast clouds

Wednesday, 19th of June 2019

21°C (69 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, few clouds.

Thursday, 20th of June 2019

21°C (70 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Overcast clouds, light breeze.

Friday, 21st of June 2019

22°C (71 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, scattered clouds.

Videos from this area

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

ニューカレドニア リフー島 Weのビーチ 海から

Published: October 18, 2008
Length: 35:56 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: sleepingwaruneko

ニューカレドニア リフー島 Weのビーチ 海から撮影 plage de We (Baie de Chateaubriand) Lifou NewCaledonia.

Les îles Loyauté, Nouvelle-Calédonie, une autre idée du temps.

Published: March 12, 2013
Length: 24:09 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Destination îles Loyauté

Quelque part, au milieu du Pacifique Sud, au large de la Nouvelle-Calédonie, loin des routes encombrées du tourisme de masse, trois perles secrètes à la beauté originelle, trois îles...

Diaporama de présentation des îles Loyauté Nouvelle-Calédonie

Published: May 01, 2013
Length: 33:01 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Destination îles Loyauté

Lifou, Maré, Ouvéa et Tiga forment un chapelet de quatre îles mouillées à 100 kilomètres au large de la côte est de la Nouvelle-Calédonie, et séparées de la grande Terre par une fosse...

Summer Session

Published: December 27, 2011
Length: 38:54 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Tom Oroffino

Luecilia Beach, Lifou, NEW CALEDONIA

Published: March 21, 2014
Length: 42:41 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Werner Kruse

The largest of the Loyalty Islands, Lifou lies some 118 miles to the northwest of New Caledonia. The island is an ancient makatea - a fossilized coral atoll raised high above sea level. Whalers...

Joxy34 Effects Spéciaux Fumée

Published: May 01, 2013
Length: 30:29 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: MrJoxy34

Essai pour faire joli.............

Tribu de Atalozur

Published: March 04, 2013
Length: 09:13 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: MrJoxy34

Traversée des tribus de Hnaeu, Wassagne et Inagod en voiture. Gopro fixé sur la plage avant du véhicule. Effet très réaliste.....comme si vous y étiez. Petit clin d'oeil à ceux qui...

Introducing Béatrice Camallonga | Présentation de Béatrice Camallonga

Published: August 09, 2013
Length: 10:54 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Pacific Islands Society

Béatrice Camallonga is one of our "Next Generation Pacific Artists." She is passionate about travelling and adventure and finally found her home years ago on...

P&O Lifou snorkelling with a turtle

Published: April 09, 2012
Length: 14:24 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Astonix

Taken April 2012 with Fujifilm XP Waterproof Camera by the jetty where the tenders from the P&O Cruise Ships let off passengers at Lifou in the Loyalty Islands. On this trip with the Pacific...

Nouvelle Calédonie : les Canaques déballent le Bougnat, plat traditionnel (HD)

Published: November 05, 2013
Length: 17:14 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: TVasion

Le bougnat est le plat calédonien par excellence. Préparé à base de viande ou de poisson, il peut être recouvert d´ignames, de patates douces et autres légumes et épices. Le tout arrosé...

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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.

Loyalty Islands

The Loyalty Islands are an archipelago in the Pacific. They are part of the French territory of New Caledonia, whose mainland is 100 km away. They form the Loyalty Islands Province (province des îles Loyauté), one of the three provinces of New Caledonia. The native inhabitants are the Kanak people and the Tavu'avua' people.

Located at -21.0667, 167.35 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Provinces of New Caledonia, Islands of New Caledonia, Geography of New Caledonia, Archipelagoes of the Pacific Ocean, Loyalty Islands

Lifou Island

Lifou Island or Drehu in the local language is the largest, most populous and most important island of the Loyalty Islands, in the archipelago of New Caledonia, an overseas territory of France in the Pacific Ocean. With a total area of 1,207 square kilometers Lifou is located east of Australia at {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:20.9|S|167.2|E||||| | |name= }}.

Located at -20.9, 167.2 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Islands of New Caledonia, Loyalty Islands

We /wiː/ is the first-person, plural personal pronoun in Modern English. Personal pronouns in standard Modern English Singular Plural Subject Object Possessive determiner Possessive pronoun Reflexive Subject Object Possessive determiner Possessive pronoun Reflexive First I me my mine myself we us our ours ourselves Second you your yours yourself you your yours yourselves Third Masculine he him his himself they them their theirs themselves Feminine she her hers herself Neuter it its - itself

Located at -20.9167, 167.265 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Middle English personal pronouns, Modern English personal pronouns, Old English personal pronouns, Populated places in New Caledonia, Loyalty Islands

Lifou Airport

Lifou Airport is an airport in Lifou, New Caledonia.

Located at -20.775, 167.24 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in New Caledonia

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Wé.

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Oué, Wé