Vanuatu Flag Icon

Maat Destination Guide

Explore Maat in Vanuatu.

Maat in the region of Shefa is a town in Vanuatu - some 6 mi (or 9 km) North-West of Port Vila, the country's capital city.

Interactive map of Maat

Current time in Maat is now 01:19 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named "Pacific / Efate" with an UTC offset of 11 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Wara Kapa, Sounai, Paonangisu, Pango, Luganville or Melcofe. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Saouma, Port Vila, Pangona, Natapao, Mele and Anabrou. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


Photos provided by Panoramio are under the copyright of their owners.


Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

24°C / 75 °F Light rain
Morning Temperature 25°C / 76 °F
Evening Temperature 23°C / 74 °F
Night Temperature 23°C / 74 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 100%
Air Pressure 1028.5 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 11 km/h (7 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 56% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Saturday, 22nd of September 2018
Light rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.
Light rain Day: 23°C (73 °F)
Night: 23°C (73 °F)
Sunday, 23rd of September 2018
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, broken clouds.
Sky is clear Day: 24°C (75 °F)
Night: 24°C (76 °F)
Monday, 24th of September 2018
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, few clouds.
Sky is clear Day: 24°C (76 °F)
Night: 24°C (76 °F)

Videos

Vanuatu -- Earthquake in Port Vila on 10...

01:03 min ( September 10, 2010 by vanuatu4you)
Views: 4,147 - Rating: 5/5

Views taken by security cameras placed inside Deco Vila, an interior decoration store located in the center of Port Vila. You can see the walls moving as well as the objects inside the store ! Music b...

Travel videos of Vanuatu Beaches

01:08 min ( February 09, 2007 by southerncross73)
Views: 20,493 - Rating: 4.71429/5

Vanuatu TV & Amelia takes us to the beaches of Efate in Vanautu Sth Pacific (Vanuatu) (Vanuatu)PortVila PV... vanuatu Video produced by : syndicationsocial.com


Vanuatu 1994

07:39 min ( March 27, 2008 by GuydeRusac)
Views: 4,629 - Rating: 4.66667/5

Carnet de voyage d'Ile en Ile d'un expat télécoms en mission au Vanuatu

Vanuatu - Tropical Aquarium Fish Harvest...

08:19 min ( May 11, 2008 by slk320k)
Views: 23,272 - Rating: 3.31818/5

Full program link (25 minutes) www.youtube.com Vanuatu is a haven for snorkelling, reef and wreck diving, and sport fishing. Since the success of the film 'Finding Nemo', demand for tropical fish has ...


Videos provided by Youtube are under the copyright of their owners.

Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Maat during the next days.

22
Sep
2018

Fishing Charters

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
More on eventful.com.

16
Oct
2018

Understanding Risk Finance Pacific Forum

Beginning: 01:00 pm (13:00).
More on eventful.com.


Interesting facts about this location

Bauerfield International Airport

Bauerfield International Airport is an airport located in Port Vila, Vanuatu. The airport is relatively small in size, but its runway has the capability and length to accept jets up to the Boeing 767. It serves as the hub for Vanuatu's flag carrier airline, Air Vanuatu.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -17.68, 168.25 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Airfields of the United States Army Air Forces in the Pacific Ocean theatre of World War II, Airports in Vanuatu, Port Vila

Iririki

The privately lease held island of Iririki is located in Mele Bay, a free 3-minute ferry ride from the Vanuatu capital Port Vila. The whole island is leased to the Iririki Island Resort and no ni-Vanuatu live on the island.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -17.68, 168.25 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Islands of Vanuatu, Private islands

Roman Catholic Diocese of Port-Vila

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Port-Vila in Vanuatu is a suffragan diocese of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Nouméa. It was erected in 1901 as the Prefecture Apostolic of New Hebrides and elevated to a Vicariate Apostolic in 1904. In 1966, it was elevated as the Diocese of Port-Vila.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -17.68, 168.25 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Roman Catholic Church in Vanuatu, Roman Catholic Ecclesiastical Province of Nouméa, Roman Catholic dioceses in Vanuatu

Roy Mata

Roy Mata was a powerful 13th century Melanesian chief from what is now Vanuatu. His elaborate grave, containing the bodies of over 25 members of his retinue, was discovered by French archaeologist Jose Garranger in 1967 and inscribed on the World Heritage List in 2008. Garranger was able to locate the grave on Retoka island by analyzing local folklore. According to legend, when Roy Mata conquered the land, his first goal was to unite the tribes. His reign is reputed to have been a peaceful one.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -17.68, 168.25 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:13th-century rulers, Deaths by poisoning, History of Vanuatu, People murdered in Vanuatu, Vanuatuan chiefs, Vanuatuan murder victims, World Heritage Sites in Vanuatu

Parliament of Vanuatu

The Parliament (or Parlement in French) is the unicameral legislative body of the Republic of Vanuatu. It was established by chapter 4 of the 1980 Constitution, upon Vanuatu's independence from France and the United Kingdom. The functioning of Parliament is derived from the British Westminster system, and includes the principle of parliamentary supremacy, within the limits of the Constitution.

More reading: Parliament of Vanuatu homepage
Located at -17.68, 168.25 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Government of Vanuatu, National legislatures, Parliaments by country, Politics of Vanuatu, Unicameral legislatures

Quote of the moment

The use of traveling is to regulate imagination by reality, and instead of thinking how things may be, to see them as they are.

Samuel Johnson