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Decanne Destination Guide

Explore Decanne in Haiti.

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Decanne in the region of Artibonite is a town in Haiti - some 27 mi (or 44 km) North of Port-au-Prince, the country's capital city.

Interactive map of Decanne

Current time in Decanne is now 07:11 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "America / Port-au-Prince" with an UTC offset of -4 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Santo Domingo, Santiago de los Caballeros, Santa Cruz de Barahona, San Juan de la Maguana, Salvaleón de Higüey or Bouchure. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Vincent, Nan Chambeau, Lepinad, Jura, Janain and Bosou. We encountered 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

25°C / 77 °F Moderate rain
Morning Temperature 22°C / 72 °F
Evening Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Night Temperature 19°C / 66 °F
Chance of rainfall 3%
Air Humidity 91%
Air Pressure 1017.8 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Sunday, 24th of March 2019
Heavy intensity rain, calm, clear sky.
Heavy intensity rain Day: 24°C (75 °F)
Night: 19°C (66 °F)
Monday, 25th of March 2019
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 30°C (86 °F)
Night: 22°C (72 °F)
Tuesday, 26th of March 2019
Light rain, light breeze, few clouds.
Light rain Day: 31°C (87 °F)
Night: 23°C (73 °F)


Haitian's Llife

03:51 min ( September 23, 2009 by PRIDESOFHAITI)
Views: 18,052 - Rating: 5/5

Identification. Haiti, a name that means "mountainous country," is derived from the language of the Taino Indians who inhabited the island before European colonization. After independence in 1804, the...

My first trip in Haiti

07:28 min ( April 29, 2012 by MarieChristineMusic)
Views: 3,618 - Rating: 5/5

This is a video edit of my trip to Haiti taken from my personal photo camera Go to mariechristinemusic.com/haiti to see some pictures

Wahoo Bay Beach Promo in Côte-des-Arcad...

02:25 min ( June 10, 2012 by rebrandinghaiti)
Views: 2,080 - Rating: 5/5

Discover the love of Haiti Chérie at Wahoo Bay Beach Club & Resort in Côte-des-Arcadins, Haiti, only one hour north of Port-au-Prince! Visit www.wahoobaybeach.com, on Twitter @WahooBayBeach, and Fac...

Crossing the Artibonite

03:17 min ( May 03, 2007 by kwhildebrand)
Views: 2,482 - Rating: 0/5

Video from MCC Haiti team meeting

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Interesting facts about this location

2010–13 Haiti cholera outbreak

The ongoing Haiti cholera outbreak is the worst epidemic of cholera in recent history, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. After the 2010 earthquake, in little over two years, as of January 2013, it has killed more than 7,900 Haitians and hospitalized hundreds of thousands more while spreading to neighboring countries including the Dominican Republic and Cuba. Since the outbreak began in October 2010, more than 6% of Haitians have had the disease.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 18.93, -72.28 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Tags:2010 health disasters, 2010 in Haiti, 2010s medical outbreaks, 2011 health disasters, 2011 in Haiti, Cholera outbreaks, Health in Haiti, History of Haiti

Rivière de Fer à Cheval

The Rivière de Fer à Cheval is a river of Haiti.

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Located at 18.93, -72.28 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
Tags:Rivers of Haiti

Mirebalais Arrondissement

Mirebalais is an arrondissement in the Centre Department of Haiti, with 164,910 inhabitants. Postal codes in the Mirebalais Arrondissement start with the number 52. The arondissement consists of the following municipalities: Mirebalais Saut-d'Eau Boucan-Carré

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Located at 18.93, -72.28 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
Tags:Arrondissements of Haiti, Centre Department

Hospital Albert Schweitzer Haiti

Hôpital Albert Schweitzer Haiti, founded by Larry Mellon (1910–89) and his wife Gwen Grant Mellon (c. 1908-2000) in 1956, is an integrated rural health system that provides medical care and community health and development programs for 300,000 impoverished people in the Artibonite Valley of central Haiti. The hospital is located in Deschapelles.

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Located at 18.93, -72.28 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 17 mi away.
Tags:Artibonite Department, Hospitals established in 1956, Hospitals in Haiti, Non-profit organizations

Petite Rivière de l'Artibonite

Petite Rivière de l'Artibonite is a town in the Artibonite Department of Haiti. It is located in the Artibonite Valley. One of the important battles of the Haitian Revolution (1791–1804) was fought here at Crete Pierrot wherein Jean-Jacques Dessalines ravaged the French army led by Rochambeau.

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Located at 18.93, -72.28 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 19 mi away.
Tags:Artibonite Department, Communes of Haiti, Populated places in Haiti

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