in Kalawao County of Hawaii, United States

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
21.189 and -156.982 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 21° 11' 22" and W -156° 58' 54"
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: 01:42 PM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Pacific/Honolulu
UTC/GMT offset: -10 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:50 am and 6:58 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-20.467 and 22.833 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for United States in Northern America

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: 2021-05-12 08:23:00

Delve into Kalaupapa

Kalaupapa in Kalawao County (Hawaii) is located in United States about 4,787 mi (or 7,704 km) west of Washington DC, the country's capital town.

Current time in Kalaupapa is now 01:42 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Pacific / Honolulu with an UTC offset of -10 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Kalaupapa, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in United States is Kalaupapa Airport in a distance of 2 mi (or 3 km), North. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

Also, if you like playing golf, there are some options within 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: Wailuku, Waimanalo, Honolulu, Hilo and Lihue. 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 23°C / 73 °F
Evening Temperature 25°C / 76 °F
Night Temperature 24°C / 74 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 65%
Air Pressure 1016 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 9 km/h (6 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 23% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Wednesday, 12th of May 2021

25°C (77 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Thursday, 13th of May 2021

25°C (77 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Friday, 14th of May 2021

24°C (76 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Castle Molokai Shores

7,2 mi
109 Ala Malama St
United States

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Videos from this area

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

Kalaupapa, Molokai ~ Airport~

Published: June 08, 2009
Length: 48:13 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Rain and Plumerias

The most islolated place on Earth. This tiny place is the airport in Kalaupapa, Molokai.

Touch and Go at Kalaupapa Airport, Molokai Hawaii

Published: October 13, 2014
Length: 43:47 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Guillermo Gamero

Flying to one of the Hawaii islands. North of Molokai there is a little airport called Kalaupapa Airport. Runway is right next to the ocean and its only 2700 long. Did a touch and go at Kalaupapa...

Molokai Mule Ride to Kalaupapa

Published: July 01, 2010
Length: 51:51 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Bill Davis

Monk Seals Frolick Kalaupapa

Published: October 01, 2012
Length: 32:46 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: DrLeisure1

Two seals are having fun on the Papaloa beach at Kalaupapa National Historical Park on the island of Molokai the morning of September 7, 2012 about 7:15 - 7:45 AM. Apparently they are trying...


Published: June 03, 2011
Length: 03:16 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: uumo

Monk Seal Greeting Vocalization

Published: November 22, 2012
Length: 42:17 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: DrLeisure1

This the entry video to my channel. A three year old male monk seal comes over to me on a visit to Kalaupapa and introduces himself with his distinctive vocalization. Every time I visit Kalaupapa...

Crooner Monk Seal Demonstrates Vocalization Skill

Published: September 28, 2012
Length: 12:38 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: DrLeisure1

Young two or three year old male monk seal demonstrates his "singing" voice to Dr Leisure the morning of September 6, 2012 at Iliopii beach, Kalaupapa National Historical Park. Most remarkable...

Helicopter placing bridge on Molokai

Published: March 18, 2011
Length: 52:29 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Lee Fouste

Placing the new bridge on the trail to Kalaupapa, Hawaii. The former leaper colony on Molokai. The old bridge washed out and it was replaced with this a much stronger 50 foot free span bridge....

Moloka'i Mule Ride (Molokai, Hawaii)

Published: August 13, 2007
Length: 11:05 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Tim W

On the small island of Moloka'i you can ride mules down the face of the highest sea cliffs in the world. The narrow trail in places makes for some unnerving times for those afraid of heights....

Na Pali and Ni'ihau Snorkel Tour - Blue Dolphin Charters Spotlight - KVIC-TV, myKauai.com [Activity]

Published: June 09, 2010
Length: 37:28 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: KauaiVisitorChannel

Cody tours the Na Pali coast with Blue Dolphin. Touring the Na Pali coast and snorkeling near it's cliffs offer glimpses of fish and marine life you may not find anywhere else. Equally as unique...

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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.

Kalawao County, Hawaii

Kalawao County is a county located in the U.S. state of Hawaii. The county is on the Kalaupapa or Makanalua Peninsula, on the north coast of the island of Molokaʻi. The small peninsula of Kalaupapa is isolated from the rest of Molokaʻi by sea cliffs over a quarter-mile high—the only land access is a mule trail.

Located at 21.1969, -156.967 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Kalawao County, Hawaii, Hawaii counties

Pala'au State Park

Palaʻau State Park is a state park located on the Hawaiian island of Molokai.

Located at 21.1744, -157.008 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
State parks of Hawaii, Protected areas of Molokai

Kalawao, Hawaii

Kalawao is an unincorporated town on the Kalaupapa Peninsula of the island of Molokai, in eastern Kalawao County, Hawaii, United States. It is the smaller of the two communities in Kalawao County, which was established as a leper colony separate from Maui County, which governs the rest of the island.

Located at 21.1803, -156.951 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Unincorporated communities in Kalawao County, Hawaii, Populated places on Molokai, Ghost towns in Hawaii

Rudolph Wilhelm Meyer

Rudolph Wilhelm Meyer (1826–1897) was a German who managed an early agricultural business in the Kingdom of Hawaii.

Located at 21.1608, -157.009 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
1826 births, 1897 deaths, German surveyors, People from Hawaii

Popular in vicinity

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

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Kalaupapa Leper Settlement, Ka-laupapa, Lalaupapa, Kalaupapa, LUP