in Hawaii County of Hawaii, United States
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 19.362 and -154.970 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 19° 21' 43" and W -154° 58' 11"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Dollar - USD
- Spoken languages:
- English, Spanish, French
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 11:46 AM (Sunday)
- Timezone: Pacific/Honolulu
- UTC/GMT offset: -10 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:42 am and 7:00 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -19.500 and 25.033 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Krombi Pits
- 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 United States.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning United States. Last Update: 2021-06-16 08:28:49
Kaimū in Hawaii County (Hawaii) is a place in United States about 4,753 mi (or 7,650 km) west of Washington DC, the country's capital city.
Current time in Kaimū is now 11:46 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Pacific / Honolulu with an UTC offset of -10 hours. We know of 8 airports near Kaimū. The closest airport in United States is Hilo International Airport in a distance of 25 mi (or 41 km), North. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Hawaii Volcanoes National Park in a distance of 7 mi (or 11 km), North-East. Also, if you like playing golf, there are a few options in driving distance. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Hilo, Wailuku, Waimanalo, Honolulu and . To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 25°C / 77 °F
|Morning Temperature||18°C / 65 °F|
|Evening Temperature||22°C / 71 °F|
|Night Temperature||20°C / 67 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1018 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from South-West|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 96% of sky|
|General Conditions||Overcast clouds|
Sunday, 20th of June 2021
26°C (78 °F)
20°C (69 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.
Monday, 21st of June 2021
25°C (77 °F)
21°C (69 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Tuesday, 22nd of June 2021
24°C (76 °F)
19°C (67 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Videos from this area
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HD Video of Kilauea Volcano Lava Flowing near Kalapana on the Big Island of Hawaii
Raw (very obviously unedited) video, shot with a Nikon D90 of the lava flowing from Kilauea Volcano into the ocean near Kalapana on the Big Island of Hawaii, August, 2010. For details please...
Kalapana Coast Big Island Hawaii
Waves, lava cliffs and black sand on the Kalapana Coast of the Big Island of Hawaii. Kaimu Beach park.
Littoral Explosions of Lava near Kalapana, Hawai'i
This video was taken on March 20, 2008 at a point where lava is entering the sea near Kalapana, Hawai'i. Littoral explosions occurr when seawater enters a lava tube and a steam flash propels...
Travel destination hawaii - Sunset Lava Tour
Sunset Lava Tour - June 11th, 2008 Kilauea ocean entry by vessel "LavaKat"shot during a Lava Ocean Adventure.
Twilight Lava Adventure Tour トワイライト溶岩アドベンチャーツアー
A full day Hawaii Island Tour by Jack's Tours featuring, the Volcano National Park and Kalapana. Visitors have been able to view the recent lava activity from the lava viewing site.
July 2010 Movie Part 2
Produced with CyberLink PowerDirector July - August 2010 lava activity in Kalapana. Gary's house being destroyed and the new ocean entries. This video is comprised of many short clips. Activity...
Hawaii Lava flows into ocean
On July 25th. 2010 a new lava flow entered the Pacific Ocean along the Big Islands Kalapana coastline. The Lava Ocean Adventures crew brings you the birth of a fresh ocean entry from Kilauea...
LAVA RIVER KILAUEA VOLCANO HAWAII
Nov.1, 2009 Kalapana Hawaii Here is a decent shot of the river flowing fast and a small channel I do appreciate a comment or at least a rating. It helps me learn what to post. Thanks and...
Sunset Volcano Boat Kilauea Lava Flow May 2010
Hawaii adventure tours to Kilauea volcanoes lava ocean entry are currently red hot. Lava is spreading multiple rivers of magma across freshly formed lands blanketing the coastline. Our lava...
Littoral Explosions #3
Lava explodes at the shoreline as it enters the sea at the Waikupanaha entry site located near Kalapana, Hawai'i. Recorded March 20 2008.
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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.
Kaimū was a small town in the Puna District on Island of Hawaiʻi that was completely destroyed by an eruptive flow of lava from the Kūpaʻianahā vent of the Kīlauea volcano in 1990. In Hawaiian, kai mū means "gathering [at the] sea" as to watch surfing. The lava flow that destroyed Kaimū and nearby Kalapana erupted from the southeast rift zone of Kīlauea. Kaimū was located on Kaimū Bay.
Kalapana is a town and region in the Puna District on the Island of Hawaiʻi in the Hawaiian Islands and can be reached either by Hawaii Route 130 from Pāhoa or by Hawaii Route 137. The area gained notoriety when the 1986 Kīlauea lava flow from the Kūpaʻianahā vent destroyed and partly buried most of the town, as well as Kalapana Gardens and nearby Royal Gardens subdivisions. The lava flow that destroyed Kalapana erupted from the southeast rift zone of Kīlauea.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Kaimū.
Kapaahu: Kīlauea volcano, east rift zone, Kapaahu (source)
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