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Orofara Destination Guide

Delve into Orofara in French Polynesia!

Orofara in the region of French Polynesia (general) is located in French Polynesia - some 7 mi (or 11 km) East of Papeete, the country's capital.

Interactive map of Orofara

Current time in Orofara is now 01:26 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named "Pacific / Tahiti" with an UTC offset of -10 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Taunoa, Punaauia, Papeete, Outu Maoro, Otuofai or Arahiri. While being here, make sure to check out Te Rua Pua, Pirae, Pipine, Papawa, Orofara and Arue as well. We discovered 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 / 80 °F Sky is clear
Morning Temperature 25°C / 76 °F
Evening Temperature 27°C / 80 °F
Night Temperature 24°C / 76 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 98%
Air Pressure 1021.6 hPa
Wind Speed with 5 km/h (3 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Saturday, 20th of October 2018
Light rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.
Light rain Day: 25°C (77 °F)
Night: 24°C (75 °F)
Sunday, 21st of October 2018
Light rain, calm, scattered clouds.
Light rain Day: 26°C (79 °F)
Night: 26°C (78 °F)
Monday, 22nd of October 2018
Light rain, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 27°C (80 °F)
Night: 26°C (79 °F)

Videos

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. dahu-ariege.monsite-orange.fr

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


Les patrons de paea vibration

01:50 min ( June 16, 2012 by westside9740)
Views: 892 - Rating: 2.6/5

Délire no sa

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


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Interesting facts about this location

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 -17.5, -149.47 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 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 -17.5, -149.47 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 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

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 -17.5, -149.47 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 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

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 -17.5, -149.47 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 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

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 -17.5, -149.47 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 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

Quote of the moment

Our battered suitcases were piled on the sidewalk again; we had longer ways to go. But no matter, the road is life.

Jack Kerouac