Pu’apu’a
in Fa‘asaleleaga, Samoa

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-13.590 and -172.210 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -13° 35' 23" and W -172° 12' 35"
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: 01:40 PM (Friday)
Timezone: Pacific/Apia
UTC/GMT offset: 13 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:52 am and 6:17 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
13.571 and 7.786 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
K'anan Zoubao
References
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Delve into Pu’apu’a

Pu’apu’a in Fa‘asaleleaga is located in Samoa about 34 mi (or 55 km) north-west of Apia, the country's capital town.

Current time in Pu’apu’a is now 01:40 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named Pacific / Apia with an UTC offset of 13 hours. We know of 7 airports close to Pu’apu’a. The closest airport in Samoa is Maota Airport in a distance of 11 mi (or 18 km), South. 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: Safotulafai, Vailoa, Satupa`itea, Safotu and Mulifanua. 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 28°C / 82 °F
Night Temperature 28°C / 83 °F
Chance of rainfall 9%
Air Humidity 72%
Air Pressure 1010.5 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 84% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Saturday, 20th of July 2019

28°C (82 °F)
28°C (82 °F)
Moderate rain, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Sunday, 21st of July 2019

28°C (82 °F)
27°C (80 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, scattered clouds.

Monday, 22nd of July 2019

26°C (79 °F)
26°C (78 °F)
Moderate rain, moderate breeze, scattered clouds.

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Attractions and noteworthy things

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Geography of Samoa

The independent country of Samoa consists of the two large islands of Upolu and Savai'i and 8 smaller islands located about halfway between Hawaii and New Zealand in the Polynesian region of the South Pacific. The island of Upolu is home to nearly three-quarters of Samoa's population and its capital city of Apia. The climate is tropical, with a rainy season from November to April. To the East is the smaller American Samoa, see also Geography of American Samoa.

Located at -13.5833, -172.333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Geography of Samoa

Salelologa

Salelologa is a village district at the east end of Savai'i island in Samoa. It is the main entry point into the island with the only ferry terminal on Savai'i. It also serves as the main township for shopping and public amenities with a market selling fresh produce and arts and crafts. Salelologa is made up of smaller sub-villages pito nu'u and falls within the electoral district of Fa'asaleleaga.

Located at -13.7333, -172.167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Samoa

Pulemelei Mound

The Pulemelei mound (also known as Tia Seu Ancient Mound) is the largest and most ancient structure in Polynesia. It is situated in Letolo Plantation in the Palauli district, at the east end of Savai'i island in Samoa. The stone mound is a pyramid constructed of natural basalt stones and at its base measures 65 by 60 metres ( ft ×  ft) and has a height of about 12 metres .

Located at -13.735, -172.324 (Lat. / Lng.), about 13 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
12th-century architecture, Buildings and structures in Samoa, Pyramids, Archaeological sites in Samoa

Gaga'emauga

Gaga'emauga is an electoral district on the island of Savai'i in Samoa. The district is situated on the central north side of Savai'i. The name Gaga'emauga literally means: “near side of the mountain” meaning the eastern side of the mountain chain running through the centre of Savai'i. The traditional centre of the district is Saleaula, where the district chiefs and orators meet at Vaitu’utu’u malae.

Located at -13.5, -172.25 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of Samoa

Fa'asaleleaga

Fa'asaleleaga is a district of Samoa situated on the eastern side of Savai'i island. It has a population of 12,949 (2001 Census). The traditional capital is Safotulafai where district chiefs and orators meet at Fuifatu malae. Safotulafai was the main base of the 'Mau a Pule' resistance movement against colonial rule, which grew into the national Mau movement and eventually Samoa's political independence in 1962.

Located at -13.6667, -172.25 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of Samoa

Lalomalava

Lalomalava is a village at the southeast end of Savai'i island in Samoa. The village is part of the electoral constituency (Faipule District) Fa'asaleleaga I which is within the larger political district (Itumalo) of Fa'asaleleaga. The population is 415 (2006 Census). There are also other villages called Lalomalava on the island of Savaii.

Located at -13.7, -172.133 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Samoa

Maota Airport

Maota Airport is the main domestic airport on the island of Savai'i in Samoa. It is situated near Salelologa at the east end of Savai'i. The airport is located 10 minutes south of Salelologa township and ferry terminal. The airport has been in operation since the early 1990s. It services flights from Faleolo International Airport on the main island Upolu and Asau Airport at the northwest end of Savai'i.

Located at -13.7422, -172.258 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Samoa

Patamea

Patamea is a village on the island of Savai'i in Samoa. While most villages on Savai'i are situated near the sea, Patamea is situated inland, away from the coast. The village is in the Gaga'emauga political district near the central north coast of the island. Heading north west on the main road from Salelologa township and ferry terminal, the turnoff to Patamea is just before Samalae'ulu village at a T-junction of the road.

Located at -13.4833, -172.267 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Samoa

Safotulafai

Safotulafai is a traditional sub-district at the east end of Savai'i island with historical and political significance in Samoa's history. It is the traditional centre of Fa'asaleleaga political district. Safotulafai is the original 'Pule', which is why Savaii is called 'Pule' of Samoa. Years later, Safotulafai chose to divide the 'Pule' into six while reserving the right to be the 'Matua' of 'Pule'.

Located at -13.6667, -172.117 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Samoa

Vaito'omuli

Vaito'omuli is a village on the island of Savai'i in Samoa. It is situated on the south east coast of the island in Palauli district.

Located at -13.75, -172.3 (Lat. / Lng.), about 13 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Samoa

Puleia

Puleia is a village on the island of Savai'i in Samoa. It is situated on the south coast of the island in Palauli district. The population is 256 (2006 Census).

Located at -13.75, -172.35 (Lat. / Lng.), about 15 miles away.
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Populated places in Samoa

Sa'asa'ai

Sa'asa'ai is a village at the east end of Savai'i island in Samoa. The village is part of the electoral constituency (Faipule District) Fa'asaleleaga III which is within the larger political district (Itumalo) of Fa'asaleleaga. The population is 626 (2006 Census).

Located at -13.6333, -172.2 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Samoa

Saipipi

Saipipi is a village at the east end of Savai'i island in Samoa. The village is part of the electoral constituency (Faipule District) Fa'asaleleaga III which is within the larger political district (Itumalo) of Fa'asaleleaga. The population is 657 (2006 Census).

Located at -13.6167, -172.133 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Samoa

Lano, Samoa

Lano is a village on the north east coast of Savai'i island in Samoa. The village is part of the electoral constituency (Faipule District) Fa'asaleleaga IV which is within the larger political district (Itumalo) of Fa'asaleleaga. The population is 721 (2006 Census). The village has white sandy beaches by the main island road and there are beach fale for visitors and tourists and reef breaks for surfing.

Located at -13.613, -172.201 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
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Populated places in Samoa

Pu'apu'a

Pu'apu'a is a village on the north east coast of Savai'i island in Samoa. The village is part of the electoral constituency (Faipule District) Fa'asaleleaga IV which is within the larger political district (Itumalo) of Fa'asaleleaga. The population is 552 (2006 Census).

Located at -13.5833, -172.217 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
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Populated places in Samoa

Fogapoa

Fogapoa is a village on the north east coast of Savai'i island in Samoa. The village is part of the electoral constituency (Faipule District) Fa'asaleleaga II which is within the larger political district (Itumalo) of Fa'asaleleaga. The population is 240 (2006 Census). Fogapoa is also part of the sub-district Safotulafai, the traditional centre of Fa'asaleleaga District.

Located at -13.6667, -172.183 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Samoa

Avao

Avao is a village on the north central coast of Savai'i island in Samoa. The village is part of the electoral constituency (Faipule District) Gaga'emauga III, which is included in the larger political district of Gaga'emauga. The population of Avao is 317 (2006 Census). Situated by the sea, Avao is a sub-village pito nu'u of the larger village district of Matautu which includes the villages of Fagamalo, Lelepa, Saleia, Safa'i and more recently Sato'alepai.

Located at -13.45, -172.367 (Lat. / Lng.), about 14 miles away.
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Populated places in Samoa

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