Faletagaloa
in Gagaifomauga, Samoa

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-13.470 and -172.426 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -13° 28' 10" and W -172° 25' 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: 03:31 AM (Friday)
Timezone: Pacific/Apia
UTC/GMT offset: 13 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:39 am and 6:24 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
13.476 and 7.569 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Guidan Amia
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Delve into Faletagaloa

Faletagaloa in Gagaifomauga is located in Samoa about 51 mi (or 82 km) north-west of Apia, the country's capital town.

Current time in Faletagaloa is now 03:31 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named Pacific / Apia with an UTC offset of 13 hours. We know of 6 airports close to Faletagaloa. The closest airport in Samoa is Asau Airport in a distance of 14 mi (or 22 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Safotu, Asau, Vailoa, Satupa`itea and Safotulafai. 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 / 83 °F

Morning Temperature 29°C / 83 °F
Evening Temperature 28°C / 82 °F
Night Temperature 28°C / 82 °F
Chance of rainfall 5%
Air Humidity 76%
Air Pressure 1012.3 hPa
Wind Speed Fresh Breeze with 14 km/h (8 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 2% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Friday, 23rd of August 2019

28°C (82 °F)
28°C (83 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Saturday, 24th of August 2019

28°C (82 °F)
27°C (81 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, scattered clouds.

Sunday, 25th of August 2019

27°C (81 °F)
28°C (82 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, fresh breeze, scattered clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Le Lagoto Resort & Spa

Address
5,0 mi
Fagamalo
Fagamalo
Samoa

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 13:30
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Stevenson's at Manase

Address
3,4 mi
Savai
Manase
Samoa

Time Information

Checkout: 10:30 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

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

Turtle Pool 3

Published: February 16, 2011
Length: 45:55 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Haych Lee

Swimming with turtles at Sato'alepai Turtle Pool in Savai'i (Samoa).


Swimming with Turtles 2

Published: April 20, 2009
Length: 06:07 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Angela Jowitt

Swimming with turtles at Satoalepai, Savaii, Samoa.


Wedding Reception

Published: July 09, 2012
Length: 33:26 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: sillybuster

Le Lagoto Beach Resort, Fagamalo, Savai'i, Samoa.


Hermit Crab - Savaii Island, Samoa

Published: August 05, 2007
Length: 45:17 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Joost Borsboom

This type of hermit crab is very common on the coast at Savaii Island, Samoa.


Jon & Deb's cycle ride to work at Dive Savaii

Published: May 03, 2012
Length: 56:14 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Jon B

Cycling to work, at Dive Savaii, along the North Coast Road from Saleaula to Fagamolo via Safai & Satoalepai, Savaii, Samoa.


Swimming with Turtles 1

Published: April 20, 2009
Length: 38:34 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Angela Jowitt

Swimming with turtles at Satoalepai, Savaii, Samoa.


Swimming with turtles Samoa

Published: November 17, 2010
Length: 00:48 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Steve Harkness


Turtle Pool 2

Published: February 15, 2011
Length: 48:09 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Haych Lee

Swimming with turtles at Sato'alepai Turtle Pool in Savai'i (Samoa).


A'opo Village Coffee Farm

Published: July 23, 2009
Length: 49:14 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: c1espresso

C1 is renowned for its pioneering espresso and big breakfasts. C1 was established in 1996, in the old Para Rubber factory on Christchurch's High Street, an exciting and ever evolving precinct...


Samoan Fia-Fia at Tanu

Published: June 06, 2008
Length: 08:57 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: fi0naW

Samoan Fia-Fia at Tanu Beach Fales, Savaii, Samoa, 2008.


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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.

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 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Geography of Samoa

Savai'i

Savaiʻi is the largest and highest island in Samoa and the Samoa Islands chain. It is also the biggest landmass in Polynesia outside Hawaii and New Zealand. The island of Savai'i is also referred to by Samoans as Salafai, a classical Samoan term used in oratory and prose. The island is home to 43,142 people (2006 Census) who make up 24% of the country's population. The only township and ferry terminal is Salelologa, the main entry point to the island, situated at the east end of Savai'i.

Located at -13.5833, -172.417 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Islands of Samoa, Volcanoes of Samoa, Shield volcanoes, Mountains of Samoa

Gaga'ifomauga

Gaga'ifomauga is a political district on the island of Savai'i in Samoa. The district is situated on the northern side of the island with a population of 4,770 (2001 Census). Gaga'ifomauga district include the village communities of Aopo, Lefagaoali'i, Manase, Safune, Safotu, Samauga and Sasina. The main village in the district was traditionally Aopo. Manase, Safotu, Sasina and Safune are situated by the sea.

Located at -13.4833, -172.5 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of Samoa

Aopo

Aopo is a village on the island of Savai'i in Samoa. It is in the political district of Gaga'ifomauga. The village is located inland from the north coast of Savai'i, close to the main lava field from the island's volcanic cones. There is an Aopo Conservation Area open to visitors and the trail starts at the east end of the village. Hikers can ascend Mt Silisili, Samoa's highest peak, from Aopo. In 2007, Aopo village sold its teak plantation to Blue Bird Lumber.

Located at -13.4833, -172.5 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places 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 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Samoa

Mount Matavanu

Mt Matavanu is an active volcano on the island of Savai'i in Samoa. The most recent eruptions from Matavanu occurred between 1905 - 1911 with lava flows on its northern side flowing towards the island's coastline and into the sea in the district of Gaga'emauga. The eruptions began 4 August 1905 and stopped in November 1911. The lava flowed over 40 square miles of countryside to the lagoon and reef, destroying villages in its path between Samalae'ulu to the east and Saleaula to the west.

Located at -13.5333, -172.4 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Mountains of Samoa, Volcanoes of Samoa, Geography of Samoa

Mata o le Afi

Mata o le Afi is a volcano on the island of Savai'i in the South Pacific nation of Samoa. Mata o le Afi translates from the Samoan language as Eye of the Fire or Source of the Fire. The most recent eruption of Mata o le Afi occurred from 30 October 1902 to 17 November 1902. Other volcanoes on Savai'i include Mt Matavanu and Mauga Afi. In Samoan mythology the god of earthquakes is Mafui'e.

Located at -13.6087, -172.508 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Mountains of Samoa, Volcanoes of Samoa

Mauga Afi

Mauna Afi is a volcanic mountain on the island of Savai'i in Samoa. Its name means Burning Mountain or Mountain of Fire, from the Samoan language mauga (mountain) and afi (fire). The most recent eruption of Mauga Afi was around 1725. {cn}} The island of Savai'i consists of a massive shield volcano and is still volcanically active. Other volcanoes on Savai'i include Mt Silisili, the highest mountain in Samoa and Mt Matavanu.

Located at -13.5667, -172.483 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Mountains of Samoa, Volcanoes of Samoa

Faletagaloa

Faletagaloa is a village on the central north coast of Savai'i island in Samoa. The village is in the traditional sub-district of Safune in the Gagaifomauga electoral division.

Located at -13.4667, -172.433 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 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 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Samoa

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Faletagaloa