Pirae Destination Guide
Explore Pirae in French Polynesia.
Pirae in the region of French Polynesia (general) with it's 14,729 inhabitants is located in French Polynesia close to Papeete, the country's capital city.
Time in Pirae is now 11:04 PM (Wednesday). 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: Te Auae, Taunoa, Punaauia, Pipine, Patutoa or Aoua. Since you are here already, consider visiting Te Rua Pua, Pirae, Papeete, Papawa, Orofara and Arue. We saw some hobby films in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.
Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast
|Morning Temperature||28°C / 82 °F|
|Evening Temperature||29°C / 84 °F|
|Night Temperature||27°C / 80 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||3%|
|Air Pressure||1020.9 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Moderate breeze with 10 km/h (6 mph) from West|
|Cloud Conditions||Broken clouds, covering 76% of sky|
|General Conditions||Moderate rain|
Friday, 18th of January 2019Moderate rain, scattered clouds.
Day: 27°C (80 °F)
Night: 27°C (81 °F)
Saturday, 19th of January 2019Moderate rain, gentle breeze, scattered clouds.
Day: 28°C (82 °F)
Night: 28°C (82 °F)
Sunday, 20th of January 2019Moderate rain, gentle breeze, scattered clouds.
Day: 29°C (85 °F)
Night: 26°C (78 °F)
Solomon Island Music 1
Music from Solomon Islands heard in Papeete, Tahiti, French Polynesia
Enjoy the sunset off our balcony near Papeete Tahiti with a serenade from Baby Ranks
Tahiti un au revoir de la famille et de...
Une fille et un garçon aller étudier en France pendant un an. Famille et amis se dire au revoir à l'aéroport de Tahiti. A girl and a boy leave to study in France for a year. Their family and frien...
From Papeete to Punaauia
Sept. 2007 Tahiti - Polynésie Française
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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.
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.
Located at -17.52, -149.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
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.
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.
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.
Located at -17.52, -149.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
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