Papeete, French Polynesia

Papeete is a mid-size place in the region of Iles du Vent in French Polynesia with a population of approximately 26,357 people and is one of the largest places in French Polynesia. Papeete is also the capital of French Polynesia. Find all facts and information about Papeete.

Facts and figures on Papeete at a glance

Name: Papeete (Papeete)
Status: Mid-size place and capital of French Polynesia
Population: 26,357 people
Region name (Level 1): Iles du Vent
Country: French Polynesia
Continent: Oceania

Papeete is located in the region of Iles du Vent and is also the regional capital of this region.

Maybe also interesting: Distances from Papeete to the largest places in French Polynesia.

Facts and figures about Papeete
Papeete PapeeteMid-size place / Capital of French Polynesia26,357 peopleIles du Vent Îles du Vent

Map of Papeete

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Information on Papeete

Information on Papeete
Place nameRegion name Level 1CountryContinent
Papeete PapeeteIles du Vent Îles du VentFrench PolynesiaOceania

Time in Papeete

Time in Papeete
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Fri, 8 Dec 2023 - 6:24am (06:24h)NoFri, 8 Dec 2023 - 6:24am (06:24h)UTC -10.0Pacific/Tahiti

Geographic coordinates of Papeete

Latitude & Longitude of Papeete
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map17°32'04.9"S (-17.5347000°)149°34'06.3"W (-149.5684300°)

Distances from Papeete

Distances from Papeete
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
1,943 km south of the equator14,903 km west of the prime meridianDistances from Papeete

Places around Papeete

16 places found within 5 km around Papeete. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Papeete
Sainte Amelie Sainte Amélie-0.2 km 0.1 mishow
Tipaerui Tipaerui-0.2 km 0.1 mishow
Fariipiti Fariipiti-0.6 km 0.4 mishow
Patutoa Patutoa-1.0 km 0.6 mishow
Taunoa Taunoa-1.5 km 0.9 mishow
Pahonu Pahonu-1.5 km 1.0 mishow
Hamuta Hamuta-1.7 km 1.1 mishow
Pirae Pirae14,4751.9 km 1.2 mishow
Pape' ete Pape' ete-2.1 km 1.3 mishow
Pater Pater-2.6 km 1.6 mishow
Te Auae Te Auae-2.7 km 1.7 mishow
Arahiri Arahiri-3.1 km 2.0 mishow
Arue Arue9,4583.7 km 2.3 mishow
Faa'a Faa'a-3.9 km 2.4 mishow
Te Rua Pua Te Rua Pua-4.2 km 2.6 mishow
Faaa Faaa29,8514.6 km 2.9 mishow

Airports around Papeete

1 airport found within 15 km around Papeete. You can expand the radius of your search: 50 km100 km
Airports in the regional area of Papeete
Fa'a'a International Airport Fa'a'ā International AirportNTAA, PPT4.6 km 2.9 mishow

External sources of information on Papeete

Papeete on Wikipedia