in Hawaii County of Hawaii, United States

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
19.469 and -154.833 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 19° 28' 8" and W -154° 49' 58"
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: 04:27 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Pacific/Honolulu
UTC/GMT offset: -10 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:59 am and 6:37 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-19.500 and 25.033 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Krombi Pits
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Current travel safety evaluation for United States in Northern America

Safety Score: 2,7 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to United States.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning United States. Last Update: 2024-04-16 08:26:06

Discover Pualaa

Pualaa in Hawaii County (Hawaii) is a city in United States about 4,742 mi (or 7,631 km) west of Washington DC, the country's capital city.

Local time in Pualaa is now 04:27 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Pacific / Honolulu with an UTC offset of -10 hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Pualaa. The closest airport in United States is Hilo International Airport in a distance of 22 mi (or 36 km), North-West. 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 5 mi (or 9 km), South-West. Also, if you like golfing, there are a few options in driving distance. 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: 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: 23°C / 73 °F

Morning Temperature 19°C / 67 °F
Evening Temperature 21°C / 69 °F
Night Temperature 19°C / 66 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 77%
Air Pressure 1015 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 79% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Tuesday, 16th of April 2024

23°C (73 °F)
19°C (66 °F)
Few clouds, gentle breeze.

Wednesday, 17th of April 2024

23°C (73 °F)
19°C (66 °F)
Few clouds, gentle breeze.

Thursday, 18th of April 2024

23°C (73 °F)
19°C (66 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, few clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Hale Moana Bed & Breakfast

4,7 mi
13-3315 Makamae Street
96778 Pahoa
United States

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 17:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Kalani - Retreat Center

6,7 mi
12-6860 Kalapana-Kapoho Beach Road
96778 Pahoa
United States

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 16:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Big Island - Hawaii highways 132 & 137

Published: September 05, 2008
Length: 15:03 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: 101not5

South of Hilo on the Big Island of Hawaii, a drive along tree shrouded HI132, then HI137 between Kapoho and Kalapana, with smoke from the lava hitting the ocean in the distance. Shot July 2008.

Jewel by the Sea Vacation Rental on the Big Island of Hawaii ~ Mika Lani ~

Published: June 13, 2010
Length: 26:29 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: mikaparadisevacation

Located on a protected bay with majestic views of white water breaking just beyond the ocean reef. Snorkel among the colorful coral with exotic fish -- it's an aquatic wonderland -- or just...

Puna Eruption at Kapoho Part 1 of 3

Published: June 16, 2009
Length: 03:19 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: haleloko

In January and February 1960 a volcano eruption at Kapoho in Puna on the Big Island of Hawaii devastated the town of Kapoho and changed the shoreline of the lighthouse there.

Hurricane Flossie : Vacationland Kapoho Pahoa Hawaii

Published: August 14, 2007
Length: 05:14 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Nicolas Reed

Gregg and Nico describe their Hurricane Flossie experience.

Snorkeling at Kapoho Tide Pools

Published: June 16, 2014
Length: 11:09 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Rolf Hitzbleck

Glide into the clear water of Kapoho Tide Pools, see the fishes and the corals, enjoy the silence under water.

Snorkeling at Kapoho

Published: February 03, 2011
Length: 04:35 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: jeff zimpfer

Snorkeling Kapoho Tidepools Hawaii

Published: August 16, 2012
Length: 55:06 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Christopher Jones

Kenkie's Snorkeling Trip To Waiopae Tide Pools

Published: October 31, 2013
Length: 16:24 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Chris Gramm

Some more footage of the epic water conditions from Halloween 2013. Not as many fish as I would liked though.

Kenkie's 1st snorkeling trip.

Published: October 31, 2013
Length: 20:37 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Chris Gramm

Waiopae Tide Pools.

Kapoho Tide Pool Snorkel .mov

Published: February 01, 2010
Length: 12:28 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: 51jensen

Dave took this video on the east side of the big island. There are tide pools that are geo-thermal heated and loaded with fish. You snorkel from one pool to another as you swim through 75 degree...

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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.

Kapoho, Hawaii

Kapoho, Hawaiʻi was a town in Puna district, Hawaiʻi County, Hawaiʻi, located near the eastern tip of the island of Hawaiʻi, in the easternmost end of the graben overlying Kīlauea's east rift zone.

Located at 19.5027, -154.846 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Ghost towns in Hawaii, History of Hawaii (island), Populated places in Hawaii County, Hawaii, Populated places on Hawaii (island)

Isaac Hale Beach Park

Isaac Hale Beach Park, also known as Pohoiki is an oceanfront park, boat launch and surf location along Pohoiki Bay in the Puna district of the Big Island of Hawaii. It is only one of a few places in the Southeast shore of Hawaii that allows for such facilities. Pohoiki Bay is known for its strong currents and although the park is known for good snorkeling, conditions are usually not ideal. The park was expanded and modernized in 2006.

Located at 19.4575, -154.841 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Beaches of Hawaii (island), Protected areas of Hawaii (island), Parks in Hawaii

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Pualaa.

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Pu‘ala‘a, Pualaa