in Funafuti, Tuvalu
- PACMAN Pacific Atoll Coastal Monitoring and Analysis Network Site (observation point, (3 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- -8.524 and 179.194 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- S -8° 31' 27" and E 179° 11' 39"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Dollar - AUD
- Spoken languages:
- English, Samoan
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 05:54 PM (Monday)
- Timezone: Pacific/Funafuti
- UTC/GMT offset: 12 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:19 am and 5:58 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- 8.467 and -0.751 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Wikipedia
- This place on Geonames.org
Safety Score: 2,5 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Tuvalu.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Tuvalu. Last Update: 2020-07-12 07:21:15
Funafuti in Funafuti with it's 4,492 citizens is a place in Tuvalu. It's the capital of this country.
Current time in Funafuti is now 05:54 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Pacific / Funafuti with an UTC offset of 12 hours. We know of 1 airports near Funafuti. The closest airport in Tuvalu is Funafuti International Airport in a distance of 0 mi (or 0 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
We encountered 1 points of interest in the vicinity of this place.
While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Savave Village, Asau Village, Tanrake Village, Kulia Village and Toga Village. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 29°C / 84 °F
|Morning Temperature||28°C / 83 °F|
|Evening Temperature||29°C / 84 °F|
|Night Temperature||29°C / 83 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||4%|
|Air Pressure||1010 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Moderate breeze with 12 km/h (7 mph) from West|
|Cloud Conditions||Clear sky, covering 2% of sky|
|General Conditions||Moderate rain|
Tuesday, 14th of July 2020
29°C (84 °F)
29°C (84 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, moderate breeze, clear sky.
Wednesday, 15th of July 2020
28°C (82 °F)
29°C (84 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.
Thursday, 16th of July 2020
28°C (83 °F)
28°C (83 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.
Videos from this area
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Funafuti International Airport - taxiing to runway
ATR42 taxiing over the road, past the fire engine and parked cars, and out onto the runway at Funafuti International Airport, Tuvalu.
Rockeria - IF-USP 2012 Jailbreak & Journey
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Bridget Kyoto prédit les résultats du sommet de Rio.
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Tuvalu by bicycle #5
The 5th instalment of the "Tuvalu by Bicycle" series sees us starting in downtown Vaiaku (if you can call it that...) near the government office and airport terminal, and heading along Tuvalu...
Tuvalu by bicycle #6
Number 6 in the Tuvalu by bicycle series. Trundling along Fongafale Road that heads north from the Vaiaku Lagi Hotel, through the "suburbs" of Fongafale Island, Tuvalu, in April 2010 on a...
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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.
Vaiaku Lagi Hotel
The Vaiaku Langi Hotel, or Vaiaku Lagi Hotel, is situated in Funafuti, in the Pacific island nation of Tuvalu. See also: Fongafale and Funafuti
Tuvalu Sports Ground
Tuvalu Sports Ground is a multi-use stadium in Funafuti, Tuvalu. It is currently used mostly for football and rugby matches. The stadium holds 1,500 people. It is the only stadium in Tuvalu so that all football tournaments are played at the stadium: A-Division; Independence Cup; NBT Cup; Tuvalu Games and also the Christmas Cup. The roof of the stadium has been adorned with photovoltaic solar panels and supplies approximately 5% of the electricity needs for Funafuti.
Fatato is an uninhabited isle (motu) of Funafuti, Tuvalu. In 2003 the Asian Pacific Network (APN) chose this island for a systematic study of its coast in relation to the impact of global climate change on atolls.
Funafuti is an atoll that forms the capital of the island nation of Tuvalu. It has a population of 4,492 (2002 Census), making it the most populated atoll in the country. It is a narrow sweep of land between 20 and 400 metres wide, encircling a large lagoon 18 km long and 14 km wide. With a surface of 275 km², it is by far the largest lagoon in Tuvalu. The land area of the 33 islets aggregates to 2.4 km², less than one percent of the total area of the atoll.
These districts belong to Funafuti.
- Alapi Village
- Fakaifou Village
- Lofeagai Village
- Senala Village
- Tekavatoetoe Village
- Teone Village
- Vaiaku Village
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Funafuti.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Fongafale, Funafuti, Φουναφούτι, Fongafale (atolón de Funafuti), FUN