Wallis and Futuna

Wallis and Futuna auf der Karte
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Wallis and Futuna

Parliamentary democracy (territory of France)

Region:
Polynesia
Area:
142 km²
Local name:
Wallis-et-Futuna
Capital:
Mata-Utu
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Sunrise + Sunset
Climate
Airports
Country comparison
Current time in Wallis and Futuna:
12:05 pm
Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018

The countrywide time in Wallis and Futuna is Wallis and Futuna Time (WFT).
As in many countries near the equator, there is also no daylight saving time in Wallis and Futuna.
So there is all over the year the same difference of 12 hours to Greenwich Mean Time.

Sunrise and sunset

Bevölkerung

Population:
15,714
110.7

Currency

The currency in Wallis and Futuna is Pacific Franc (XPF).
Status: 05/21/2018
1 US$ = 101.38 Francs
1000 Francs = 9.86 US$

The climate in Wallis and Futuna

In Wallis and Futuna, as in all equatorial countries, there is a tropical climate. Unlike in Europe or the USA, there is almost no difference between the seasons. The daylight hours vary little, and the temperature differences between summer and winter are also lesser. Depending on the season, the average daytime temperatures range between 29 and 31 degrees. In the colder months, the average night temperatures drop down to 25 °C.

Average daytime and nighttime temperatures

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Languages

Official language:
French

mother tonguedistribution
Wallisian58.9 %
Futunian30.1 %
French10.8 %
other0.2 %

Economy

(per year)
Exportations:0.0 M €
Importations:54.1 M €
Unemployment rate:12.2 %

Transport

Airports:2

Most important cities in Wallis and Futuna

CityRegionPopulation
Mata-Utu / CapitalCirconscription d'Uvéa1,190
SigavéCirconscription de Sigavénan
AloCirconscription d'Alonan