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Makaunga Destination Guide

Discover Makaunga in Tonga!

Makaunga in the region of Tongatapu is a town located in Tonga - some 4 mi (or 7 km) East of Nuku'alofa, the country's capital.

Map of the area of Makaunga in Tonga

Local time in Makaunga is now 04:10 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Pacific / Tongatapu" with an UTC offset of 13 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Veitongo, Utulau, Puke, Pea, Navutoka or Alaki. When in this area, you might want to check out Talafo'ou, Nukuleka, Nukuhetulu, Nuku'alofa, Mu'a and Fatumu 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

22°C / 72 °F Broken clouds
Morning Temperature 21°C / 70 °F
Evening Temperature 22°C / 72 °F
Night Temperature 22°C / 72 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 100%
Air Pressure 1029.9 hPa
Wind Speed with 3 km/h (2 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 68% of sky
General Conditions Broken clouds

Saturday, 23rd of September 2017
Overcast clouds, light breeze.
Overcast clouds Day: 23°C (73 °F)
Night: 23°C (73 °F)
Sunday, 24th of September 2017
Light rain, moderate breeze, broken clouds.
Light rain Day: 23°C (74 °F)
Night: 23°C (74 °F)
Monday, 25th of September 2017
Sky is clear, fresh breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 23°C (74 °F)
Night: 23°C (74 °F)

Videos

Tonga - Royal Policeforce plays Rock'n'R...

03:23 min ( September 07, 2009 by Perryproduction)
Views: 5,919 - Rating: 5/5

A saturday in Noku'alofa. Soo nice! In Noku'alofa you can hear music almost all the time. On a saturday all people go to town and chill. This band is very good, and the brass is world class!

P&O Pacific Jewel - Vava'u Tonga - Sout...

08:07 min ( December 20, 2011 by SkipFilmProductions)
Views: 8,599 - Rating: 5/5

Www.skipfilms.com.au Skip Film Productions Australia www.skipfilms.com Producer Noel Sadler P&O Pacific Jewel - Vava'u, Tonga - South Pacific - Bounty Adventure Cruise Producer Noel Sadler, Skip Film ...


TONGAN PRIDE

03:22 min ( September 09, 2011 by zonictv)
Views: 17,918 - Rating: 4.84/5

Go Tonga!!! Shot by Shae Sterling for Zonic.tv Music, Culture, Arts and Travel, Its not just good, its Zonic! www.facebook.com zonic.tv

Tongan woman dance Royal Sunset

04:07 min ( September 16, 2009 by Teddy Tamaiti)
Views: 4,255 - Rating: 3.66667/5

Tongan dance is incredibly beautiful and graceful. Teddy Tamaiti from itsteddy.com, watched it with an open mouth. Yes, teddy knows it's not polite but he was so astonished he couldn't keep it shut. H...


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Interesting facts about this location

2006 Tonga earthquake

The 2006 Tonga earthquake occurred on 4 May 2006 at 04:26 local time . There were no reports of death or injury. With a strength of 7.9 it was the strongest quake since the 28 March 2005 Sumatra earthquake following from the infamous 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake (although some others came close) (USGS data).

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -21.15, -175.13 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:2006 earthquakes, 2006 in Tonga, Megathrust earthquakes in Tonga, Natural disasters in Tonga

Tongatapu

Tongatapu is the main island of the Kingdom of Tonga and the location of its capital Nukuʻalofa. It is located in Tonga's southern island group, to which it gives its name, and is the country's most populous island, with approximately 71,260 residents (2006), 70.5% of the national population. Tongatapu is Tonga's centre of government and the seat of its monarchy.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -21.15, -175.13 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Divisions of Tonga, Islands of Tonga

Royal Palace, Tonga

The Royal Palace of the Kingdom of Tonga is located in the northwest of the capital, Nukuʻalofa, close to the Pacific Ocean. The wooden Palace, which was built in 1867, is the official residence of the King of Tonga. Although the Palace is not open to the public, it is easily visible from the waterfront.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -21.15, -175.13 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Tonga, Houses completed in 1867, Nukuʻalofa, Palaces in Tonga, Royal residences in Tonga, Tongan monarchs

Ha'amonga 'a Maui

Haʻamonga ʻa Maui (Burden of Maui) - is a stone trilithon located in Tonga, in the north of the island of Tongatapu, near the village of Niutōua, in Heketā. Trilithon is constructed from three coral limestone slabs, and is up to 5.2 m high, 1.4 m wide, 5.8 m long. The weight of the visible part of each upright stone is approximately 30 - 40 tons. There are hewn deep mortises in the top of each upright stone to fit in the lintel.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -21.15, -175.13 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:13th-century architecture, Buildings and structures in Tonga, Megalithic monuments

Tupou College

Tupou College is a Methodist boys' secondary boarding school in Toloa on the island of Tongatapu, Tonga. It is located on the Eastern District of Tongatapu near the village of Malapo. The school is owned by the Free Weslyan Church of Tonga. Established in 1866 by James Egan Moulton, it claims to be the oldest secondary school in the Pacific Islands. Enrolment is some 1,000 pupils. Tupou College was first established at Nuku'alofa at the location on which Queen Salote College stands today.

More reading: Tupou College homepage
Located at -21.15, -175.13 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Educational institutions established in 1866, Methodist schools, Schools in Tonga

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