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Papeete

Papeete is the capital of Tahiti, an island located in the middle of the South Pacific and one of the most popular tourist attractions in Polynesia.

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Papeete in detail

Papeete is the capital of Tahiti, an island located in the middle of the South Pacific and one of the most popular tourist attractions in Polynesia. Its beaches are unique, blending in with the greenery of the mountains and creating scenery of rare exotic beauty.

On arriving in Papeete, visitors are welcomed with a traditional flower lei and the sound of ukuleles and they are given shell necklaces as farewell gifts. On touring the city, you’ll see how multicultural this corner of the world is, with inhabitants of European, Polyneisan and Oriental descent.

  

  • Time Zone GMT - 10
  • Currency French Pacific Franc (CPF)
  • Language French
  • Population 26,010

Papeete Weather

  • Temperature
  • Rainfall

temperature degrees centigrade

Jan
25.5
Feb
25
Mar
24.5
Apr
22
May
19
Jun
17
Jul
16.5
Aug
17.5
Sep
19.5
Oct
21
Nov
22.5
Dec
23.5

rainfall in mm

Jan
106.6
Feb
169.1
Mar
89.2
Apr
109.3
May
115.6
Jun
123.3
Jul
44.6
Aug
58.2
Sep
45.7
Oct
92.6
Nov
145.8
Dec
124.9