in Gaga‘emauga, Samoa
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- -13.998 and -171.922 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- S -13° 59' 53" and W -171° 55' 18"
- 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: 11:49 AM (Thursday)
- Timezone: Pacific/Apia
- UTC/GMT offset: 13 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:19 am and 6:23 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- 13.994 and 8.059 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Guidan Kaza
- This place on Wikipedia
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Delve into Salamumu
Salamumu in Gaga‘emauga is a town located in Samoa about 15 mi (or 25 km) south-west of Apia, the country's capital town.
Time in Salamumu is now 11:49 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Pacific / Apia with an UTC offset of 13 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Salamumu. The closest airport in Samoa is Faleolo International Airport in a distance of 13 mi (or 21 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: Leulumoega, Mulifanua, Afega, Apia and Lufilufi. 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: 26°C / 79 °F
|Morning Temperature||26°C / 78 °F|
|Evening Temperature||26°C / 78 °F|
|Night Temperature||26°C / 78 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1013.1 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Fresh Breeze with 15 km/h (9 mph) from North-West|
|Cloud Conditions||Clear sky, covering 5% of sky|
|General Conditions||Light rain|
Thursday, 19th of September 2019
26°C (79 °F)
26°C (78 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.
Friday, 20th of September 2019
26°C (79 °F)
26°C (79 °F)
Overcast clouds, moderate breeze.
Saturday, 21st of September 2019
26°C (78 °F)
24°C (76 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, fresh breeze, overcast clouds.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Videos from this area
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Al J at the Papaseea sliding rocks, Samoa
Al J surfing down the sliding rocks and diving into the pool, Christmas 2010.
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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.
Upolu is an island in Samoa, formed by a massive basaltic shield volcano which rises from the seafloor of the western Pacific Ocean. The island is 75 kilometres long, 1,125 km in area, and is the second largest in geographic area as well as the most populated of the Samoan Islands. Upolu is situated to the east of the "big island", Savai'i. The capital Apia is in the middle of the north coast with Faleolo International Airport at the western end of the island.
Mulifanua is a village on the north-western tip of the island of Upolu, in Samoa. In the modern era, it is the capital of Aiga-i-le-Tai district. Mulifanua wharf is the main ferry terminal for inter-island vehicle and passenger travel across the Apolima Strait between Upolu and the island of Savai'i.
Aiga-i-le-Tai is a district of Samoa which includes the small islands of Manono, Apolima and tiny uninhabited Nu'ulopa lying in the Apolima Strait between the country's two main islands of Upolu and Savai'i. The district includes part of the mainland at the western end of Upolu and surrounds an exclave of A'ana district, namely Satuimalufilufi village. Historically, Manono island has been the centre of the district.
A'ana is a district of Samoa. It is on the western half of Upolu island, with a small exclave (Satuimalufilufi village) surrounded by Aiga-i-le-Tai. It has an area of 193 km² and a population (2001 Census) of 20,167. The main centre is Leulumoega.
Tuamasaga is a district of Samoa, with a population (2001 Census) of 83,191. The geographic area of Tuamasaga covers the central part of Upolu island. The paramount title of Tuamasaga is the Malietoa title. The nine senior orators of Malie play a leading role in the election of the Malietoa title-holder.
Faleolo International Airport
Faleolo International Airport is an airport located 40 kilometres west of Apia, the capital of Samoa. Until 1984, Faleolo could not accommodate jets larger than a Boeing 737. Larger jets, such as the Boeing 747, which are commonly used to service faraway destinations such as the US West Coast, Australia or New Zealand, could only land at nearby Pago Pago International Airport in the village of Tafuna, in American Samoa.
Tafitoala is a small village on the Samoan island of Upolu. It is located on the central south coast of the island.
Siumu is a village on the central south coast of Upolu island in Samoa. The population is 1,092 (2006 Census). There is also a sub-village Siumu Uta which has a population of 206 (2006 Census).
Vaiee is a small village on the Samoan island of Upolu. It is located on the central south coast of the island. This village is known for the chiefly matai titles of Tuia and Te'o. The Te'o title is a well known title from the district of Falealili. There are currently about 20 holders of the Te'o title living in Samoa and overseas. There are 3 branches of this title. The Tuia title of Togamau is held by the current Member of Parliament, Tuia Logoiai Pu'a Letoa.
Sataoa is a small village situated on the central south coast of Upolu island in Samoa. Like many villages in the country, Sataoa has two settlements, one inland (Sataoa Uta) and one by the coast (Sataoa Tai). The population of Sataoa Uta is 924 (2006 Census) and Sataoa Tai is 320 (2006 Census). Satoa is part of Safata Electoral Constituency (Faipule District) which forms part of the larger political district of Tuamasaga.
Salamumu is a village on the south west coast of Upolu island in Samoa. The village has two settlements, Salamumu Uta (population 290) and Salamumu Tai (population 80). Although the village is geographically located on Upolu, the village is politically (and historically) part of the Gaga'emauga electoral district on the island of Savai'i.
Alafua is a village in Samoa. It is approximately two miles from the country's capital, Apia. It is home to The University of the South Pacific at Alafua, the agricultural sector of the USP. It is also home to a popular tourist attraction, the Sliding Rocks, where visitors can slide on several small, smooth rocks.
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