in Palauli, Samoa

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-13.774 and -172.388 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -13° 46' 24" and W -172° 23' 16"
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: 12:34 PM (Monday)
Timezone: Pacific/Apia
UTC/GMT offset: 13 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:46 am and 6:23 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
13.778 and 7.624 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Dan Talouche
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Current travel safety evaluation for Samoa in Polynesia

Safety Score: 4,3 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Samoa.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Samoa. Last Update: 2020-08-09 07:22:00

Explore Gataivai

Gataivai in Palauli with it's 1,141 inhabitants is located in Samoa about 42 mi (or 67 km) west of Apia, the country's capital.

Local time in Gataivai is now 12:34 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Pacific / Apia with an UTC offset of 13 hours. We know of 6 airports in the wider vicinity of Gataivai. The closest airport in Samoa is Maota Airport in a distance of 9 mi (or 14 km), East. 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: Satupa`itea, Vailoa, Safotulafai, Safotu and Asau. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

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 / 82 °F
Chance of rainfall 3%
Air Humidity 79%
Air Pressure 1014 hPa
Wind Speed Fresh Breeze with 17 km/h (10 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 9% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Tuesday, 11th of August 2020

28°C (82 °F)
27°C (81 °F)
Light rain, fresh breeze, clear sky.

Wednesday, 12th of August 2020

27°C (81 °F)
27°C (81 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Thursday, 13th of August 2020

27°C (81 °F)
27°C (81 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Videos from this area

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Waterfall @ Taga

Published: February 15, 2011
Length: 04:23 min
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Author: Haych Lee

Afu A'au Falls is the best waterfall in Savaii (Samoa).

Don Bosco-Walk for a Bus-Samoa

Published: August 14, 2013
Length: 04:29 min
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Author: SamoaToday

Sili, Savai’i - SAMOA TRIP 2017-2018

Published: February 25, 2018
Length: 36:11 min
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Author: Ana Lauina

Visiting my grandad in Sili, Savai'i after 6years ❤️

Beautiful Savaii

Published: August 20, 2018
Length: 00:55 min
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Author: Janicercise

Drone shots of Savaii trip.

Arriving at the wharf of Savalalo, Savaii

Published: January 22, 2019
Length: 28:18 min
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Author: Jemstarr Mailo Elama

Our fams trip taking our faletua Lily to see her family. Excited much... Featuring Pastor Teofilo, Lily, Hannah,Joshua and myself.

Snorkeling | Samoa Savaii

Published: June 15, 2018
Length: 26:57 min
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Author: PreidingerWR

On our trip around the world we fell in love with snorkeling. So we decided to upload a couple of videos that show our snorkeling experiences and nothing more.

Samoa | Savaii, Vaimoana Seaside Lodge, Lava Fields, Blowholes

Published: March 28, 2018
Length: 19:40 min
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Author: PreidingerWR

Unsere Zeit in der Südsee - Savaii/ Samoa wie wir das Leben auf Savaii in vollen Zügen genossen haben Blogpost: ...

Driving by the ocean road in north Savai’i island of Samoa

Published: April 21, 2018
Length: 00:02 min
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Author: Faisal Siddiqui

Pristine waters of Pacific and a clear blue sky awaits you in Savai'i Samoa.

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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.


Gataivai 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. The population is 1,152 (2006 Census).

Located at -13.75, -172.383 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Samoa


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 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Samoa

Popular in vicinity

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

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Gaitavai, Gataivai