in Atua, Samoa

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-14.044 and -171.584 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -14° 2' 36" and W -171° 35' 1"
Currency and Currency Code:
Tala - WST
Spoken languages:
Samoan, English
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 07:11 AM (Thursday)
Timezone: Pacific/Apia
UTC/GMT offset: 13 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:31 am and 7:30 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
14.051 and 8.413 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Guidan Roumbou
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Current travel safety evaluation for Samoa in Polynesia

Safety Score: 3,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Samoa.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Samoa. Last Update: 2023-03-29 08:17:33

Delve into Matatufu

Matatufu in Atua with it's 397 habitants is a city located in Samoa about 19 mi (or 31 km) south-east of Apia, the country's capital town.

Current time in Matatufu is now 07:11 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Pacific / Apia with an UTC offset of 14 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Matatufu. The closest airport in Samoa is Fagali'i Airport in a distance of 17 mi (or 27 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

In need of a room? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Samamea, Lufilufi, Apia, Afega and Leulumoega. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 28°C / 83 °F

Morning Temperature 28°C / 83 °F
Evening Temperature 28°C / 83 °F
Night Temperature 28°C / 83 °F
Chance of rainfall 4%
Air Humidity 74%
Air Pressure 1010 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 88% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Friday, 31st of March 2023

28°C (83 °F)
28°C (83 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Saturday, 1st of April 2023

28°C (82 °F)
28°C (82 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Sunday, 2nd of April 2023

28°C (83 °F)
28°C (83 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, few clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Saletoga Sands Resorts

0,6 mi
Main South Coast Road

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Seabreeze Resort Samoa

3,5 mi
Paradise Cove

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Videos from this area

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

Paul & Sandra's Samoan Wedding

Published: January 21, 2015
Length: 28:09 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Tihati Devoe

Beautiful wedding at Seabeeze on the 30th December 2014.

Pigs at Lalomanu, Samoa

Published: August 05, 2007
Length: 18:18 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Joost Borsboom

On Samoa there are a lot of pigs (and dogs!) walking around. The pigs are eventually being eaten (baked in a umu oven.

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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.


Matatufu is a small village on south east end of Upolu island in Samoa. The village is part of Lotofaga Electoral Constituency (Faipule District) which is within the larger political district of Atua. The population is 420 (2006 Census). Neighbouring villages are Lotofaga and Vavau.

Located at -14.05, -171.583 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
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Populated places in Samoa

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