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Mahina Destination Guide

Explore Mahina in French Polynesia.

Mahina in the region of French Polynesia (general) with it's 14,224 inhabitants is a place in French Polynesia - some 5 mi (or 9 km) East of Papeete, the country's capital city.

Interactive map of Mahina

Current time in Mahina is now 08:46 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named "Pacific / Tahiti" with an UTC offset of -10 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Tiarei, Punaauia, Pipine, Patutoa, Outu Maoro or Arahiri. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Te Rua Pua, Taunoa, Pirae, Papeete, Papawa and Arue. We saw some videos in the web. 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

27°C / 81 °F Moderate rain
Morning Temperature 25°C / 78 °F
Evening Temperature 28°C / 82 °F
Night Temperature 27°C / 80 °F
Chance of rainfall 5%
Air Humidity 99%
Air Pressure 1019.4 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from South
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 76% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Monday, 19th of November 2018
Scattered clouds, light breeze.
Scattered clouds Day: 27°C (80 °F)
Night: 26°C (78 °F)
Tuesday, 20th of November 2018
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 27°C (80 °F)
Night: 26°C (79 °F)
Wednesday, 21st of November 2018
Light rain, moderate breeze, scattered clouds.
Light rain Day: 27°C (80 °F)
Night: 26°C (79 °F)


Mont Aorai

04:19 min ( June 12, 2010 by Dahu Ariégeois)
Views: 905 - Rating: 5/5

Mont Aorai 2115 m et le mont Orohena 2241 toit de la Polynésie Française.

Tahiti Sunset

04:30 min ( September 15, 2008 by raypays)
Views: 2,800 - Rating: 5/5

Enjoy the sunset off our balcony near Papeete Tahiti with a serenade from Baby Ranks

Kitesurf in French Polynesia

11:34 min ( February 06, 2011 by michaelm1809)
Views: 1,987 - Rating: 2.6/5

Kitesurfing in The Archipel de la Société (Tahiti, Moorea, Bora Bora, Maupiti, Huahine, Raiatea, Tahaa) in French Polynesia

Un WE à Mahina!

01:29 min ( December 19, 2011 by EcoLodge98728)
Views: 275 - Rating: 0/5

Installation d'une pension de famille du réseau EcoLodge&SPA à Mahina - Pointe Vénus (Polynésie Française - Tahiti)

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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 -17.51, -149.49 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 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 -17.51, -149.49 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 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

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 -17.51, -149.49 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Football venues in French Polynesia, National stadiums, Sport in Tahiti

Bombardment of Papeete

The Bombardment of Papeete occurred in French Polynesia when German warships attacked on 22 September 1914, during World War I. The German armoured cruisers SMS Scharnhorst and Gneisenau entered the port of Papeete on the island of Tahiti and sank the French gunboat Zélée and freighter Walkure before bombarding the town's fortifications. French shore batteries and a gunboat resisted the German intrusion, but were greatly outgunned.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -17.51, -149.49 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:1914 in France, 1914 in French Polynesia, Conflicts in 1914, Far East naval battles of World War I, History of French Polynesia, Naval battles of World War I involving France, Naval battles of World War I involving Germany

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 -17.51, -149.49 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 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