in Guadalcanal Province, Solomon Islands
- East Rennell (Unesco heritage, 66 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- -9.433 and 159.950 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- S -9° 25' 59" and E 159° 56' 59"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Dollar - SBD
- Spoken languages:
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 10:53 AM (Tuesday)
- Timezone: Pacific/Guadalcanal
- UTC/GMT offset: 11 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:51 am and 6:29 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- 11.283 and -16.450 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Wikipedia
- This place on Geonames.org
Safety Score: 3,3 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Solomon Islands.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Solomon Islands. Last Update: 2023-12-04 08:25:54
Honiara in Guadalcanal Province with it's 56,298 citizens is a city in Solomon Islands. It's the capital of this country.
Local time in Honiara is now 10:53 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Pacific / Guadalcanal with an UTC offset of 11 hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Honiara. The closest airport in Solomon Islands is Honiara International Airport in a distance of 7 mi (or 12 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's East Rennell in a distance of 66 mi (or 107 km), South-East. Looking for a place to stay? we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Tulagi, Auki, Buala, Kirakira and Gizo. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 29°C / 84 °F
|Morning Temperature||25°C / 77 °F|
|Evening Temperature||27°C / 80 °F|
|Night Temperature||26°C / 78 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||21%|
|Air Pressure||1006 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from West|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 94% of sky|
|General Conditions||Moderate rain|
Tuesday, 5th of December 2023
27°C (80 °F)
26°C (79 °F)
Moderate rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.
Wednesday, 6th of December 2023
27°C (80 °F)
26°C (79 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, fresh breeze, overcast clouds.
Thursday, 7th of December 2023
26°C (79 °F)
26°C (79 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Videos from this area
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Honiara Symposium Aug 2014 Welcome Address
CASLE / UTS: APCCRPR / IAAPLPR Pacific Regional Symposium, Land and Property Rights in the South Pacific, Honiara, Solomon Islands, 5-7 August 2014. This event was hosted by the Ministry of...
Solomon Islands. (霍尼亚拉, ホニアラ, هونيارا). See on map http://tours-tv.com/en/Honiara .
Honiara Vlog 1 - Swimming in a random river? I say yes!
I decided to Vlog while I was in Honiara. So it turns out I did record a lot of footage while I was in Honiara so why not upload it? We didn't really get up to much on the first day so there...
Honiara Vlog 3 - You think you can sing? Well we did for 8 hours straight :'(
More exploring of Honiara through Vlogging! Today we mainly focused on singing doing many covers of many songs. :'( So yer. I ended up getting in trouble for been late as you can see in the...
Yamak Pacifique Festival Of Pacific Arts
Les Yamak Pacifique ont participé au Festival des arts du Pacifique se déroulant à Honiara, la capitale de Guadalcanal (Îles Salomon), pendant un mois ils ont pu découvrir la culture des...
Douglas A-20 1944 Salomonen Nr.27.WMV
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Solomon Star - Tauchen auf den Solomonen
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Join us on our 9 day cruise throughout the Solomon Islands on the MV Bilikiki.
Solomon Airlines A320 Takeoff in Honiara, Solomon Islands
Honiara - Brisbane, A320 (H4-BUS) Solomon Airlines, (13/01/13)
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Attractions and noteworthy things
Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.
Kokumbona (also Kakambona) is a village on the island of Guadalcanal in the Solomon Islands. It was a Japanese base during World War II and the site of a United States Marine Corps amphibious landing on 19 August 1942. Located on Guadalcanal's north coast, west of Honiara.
Lawson Tama Stadium
Lawson Tama Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Honiara, Solomon Islands. It is currently used mostly for football matches. The stadium is unique as the stand is built into the hillside so there is no official capacity but no more than 20,000 would fit the surrounding grassland. The stadium hosted the 2012 OFC Nations Cup.
The Matanikau River of Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands, is located in the northwest part of the island. During the World War II Guadalcanal campaign, several significant engagements occurred between United States and Japanese forces near the river.
Battle of Mount Austen, the Galloping Horse, and the Sea Horse
The Battle of Mount Austen, the Galloping Horse, and the Sea Horse, part of which is sometimes called the Battle of the Gifu, took place from 15 December 1942 to 23 January 1943 and was primarily an engagement between United States and Imperial Japanese forces in the hills near the Matanikau River area on Guadalcanal during the Guadalcanal Campaign. The U.S. forces were under the overall command of Alexander Patch and the Japanese forces were under the overall command of Harukichi Hyakutake.
These districts belong to Honiara.
- Gilbert 1
- Gilbert 2
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Honiara.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Honiara, ሆኒያራ, هونيارا, Хониара, Ονιάρα, Honiaro, هونیارا, הוניארה, HIR, ホニアラ, 호니아라, โฮนีอารา, 霍尼亚拉, 霍尼亞拉