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Discover Faaa in French Polynesia!

Faaa in the region of French Polynesia (general) with it's 29,388 habitants is a place located in French Polynesia close to Papeete, the country's capital.

Interactive map of Faaa

Local time in Faaa is now 06:45 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "Pacific / Tahiti" with an UTC offset of -10 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Punaauia, Pipine, Papawa, Paea, Mahina or Arahiri. When in this area, you might want to check out Te Rua Pua, Te Auae, Taunoa, Taapuna, Pirae and Faaa as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

24°C / 75 °F Broken clouds
Morning Temperature 23°C / 74 °F
Evening Temperature 24°C / 74 °F
Night Temperature 23°C / 74 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 100%
Air Pressure 1020.5 hPa
Wind Speed with 9 km/h (5 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 68% of sky
General Conditions Broken clouds

Friday, 21st of September 2018
Moderate rain, fresh breeze, overcast clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 25°C (76 °F)
Night: 23°C (73 °F)
Saturday, 22nd of September 2018
Moderate rain, fresh breeze, scattered clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 25°C (77 °F)
Night: 25°C (76 °F)
Sunday, 23rd of September 2018
Moderate rain, fresh breeze, clear sky.
Moderate rain Day: 25°C (78 °F)
Night: 25°C (77 °F)

Videos

Corinne -- Island Girl -- TAHITI

02:16 min ( September 09, 2010 by Corinne G)
Views: 10,437 - Rating: 5/5

My trip to Tahiti

Papeete Tahiti Polynésie française

01:37 min ( September 06, 2008 by bairaktaris)
Views: 8,163 - Rating: 5/5

Papeete, Aout 2008


1979 - Les neptune P2V7 de l'escadrille ...

18:02 min ( October 05, 2011 by Jacques de rochefort)
Views: 1,019 - Rating: 5/5

Mes mémoires atomiques sur mururoa-hao-1973-1974.over-blog.com Les neptunes P2V7 de l'aéronautique-navale en mission sur l'aéroport de Tahïti FAAA Vous pouvez voir aussi mes blogs sur les avions a...

PK10 - Fakarava by Gleen H

05:33 min ( September 29, 2010 by Goldendoggystyle)
Views: 1,509 - Rating: 0/5

Voyage au bout du paradis


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Interesting facts about this location

Pan Am Flight 816

Flight PA 816 was an international flight from Auckland, New Zealand, to Los Angeles, United States, via Tahiti, French Polynesia. It was operated by a Pan Am Boeing 707-321B bearing the registration N417PA and named Clipper Winged Racer. On July 22, 1973, at 10:06 P.M. local time, the Boeing 707 took off from Faa'a International Airport in Papeete. Thirty seconds after takeoff, the airliner carrying 79 passengers and crew crashed into the sea.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -17.55, -149.6 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:1973 in French Polynesia, Accidents and incidents involving the Boeing 707, Airliner accidents and incidents with an unknown cause, Aviation accidents and incidents in 1973, Aviation accidents and incidents in French Polynesia, Pan American World Airways accidents and incidents, Tahiti

French Polynesia

French Polynesia is an overseas country (pays d'outre-mer) of the French Republic. It is made up of several groups of Polynesian islands, the most famous island being Tahiti in the Society Islands group, which is also the most populous island and the seat of the capital of the territory. Although not an integral part of its territory, Clipperton Island was administered from French Polynesia until 2007.

More reading: French Polynesia homepage
Located at -17.55, -149.6 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:European colonisation in Oceania, French Polynesia, French-speaking countries, Island countries, Overseas departments, collectivities and territories of France, Polynesia, Special territories of the European Union, States and territories established in 1842

Notre Dame Cathedral, Papeete

Notre Dame Cathedral (French: Cathédrale de Papeete Notre-Dame de L'Immaculée Conception) is a late 19th century church that serves as the cathedral of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Papeete. It is located close to the waterfront esplanade of the the capital city on the rue du Général de Gaulle. The construction of the cathedral began in the middle of the 19th century and it opened in 1875.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -17.55, -149.6 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:19th-century church buildings, Buildings and structures in Tahiti, Cathedrals in France, Papeete, Places of worship in French Polynesia, Religious buildings completed in 1875, Roman Catholic Church in French Polynesia

Stade Pater Te Hono Nui

Stade Pater is a multi-use stadium in Pirae, Tahiti, in French Polynesia. It is currently used mostly for football matches. The stadium holds 10,000.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -17.55, -149.6 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Football venues in French Polynesia, National stadiums, Sport in Tahiti

Musée de Tahiti et des Îles

The Musée de Tahiti et des Îles ("Museum of Tahiti and the Islands"), Tahitian Te Fare Manaha, is a Polynesian ethnographic museum in the village of Punaauia on Tahiti. The museum was founded in 1974 to conserve and restore Polynesian artifacts and cultural practices. It has signed cooperation agreements with the Musée du quai Branly, which has greater resources for staging public expositions.

More reading: Musée de Tahiti et des Îles homepage
Located at -17.55, -149.6 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Tahiti, Ethnographic museums, Museums in French Polynesia, Visitor attractions in Tahiti

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