Waimea
in Kauai County of Hawaii, United States

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
21.957 and -159.669 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 21° 57' 25" and W -159° 40' 8"
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: 05:34 PM (Thursday)
Timezone: Pacific/Honolulu
UTC/GMT offset: -10 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:04 am and 6:39 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-22.183 and 20.083 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Olifants Kloof
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Discover Waimea

Waimea in Kauai County (Hawaii) with it's 1,855 citizens is a place in United States about 4,898 mi (or 7,883 km) west of Washington DC, the country's capital city.

Current time in Waimea is now 05:34 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Pacific / Honolulu with an UTC offset of -10 hours. We know of 7 airports near Waimea, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in United States is Barking Sands Airport in a distance of 9 mi (or 14 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

Also, if you like playing golf, there are a few options in driving distance. We encountered 2 points of interest in the vicinity of this place. 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: Lihue, Honolulu, Waimanalo, Wailuku and . To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

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Hotels and Places to Stay

The West Inn Kauai

Address
0,1 mi
9690 Kaumualii Highway
96796 Waimea (Kauai)
United States

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


WAIMEA PLANTATION COTTAGES

Address
0,3 mi
9400 KAUMUALII HWYI
96796 Waimea
United States

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


WEST KAUAI LODGING

Address
0,2 mi
4469 HALEPULE ROAD
96796 WAIMEA
United States

Time Information

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


Videos from this area

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

How to Paint a Hawaiian Holiday Scene

Published: November 14, 2011
Length: 48:47 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: PaintingParadise

http://www.kauai-artist.net Using watercolors, Marionette demonstrates her techniques to paint palm trees as well as a Christmas tree. Sign up for my Online Watercolor Class: Painting Plumerias...


Parker Ranch - Waimea (Kamuela) Lobo's photos around Waimea, United States

Published: November 16, 2010
Length: 25:45 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu

Preview of Lobo's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: http://www.travelpod.com/travel-blog-entries/lobo/excursions/1198782000/tpod.html This blog preview was made by TravelPod using...


Waimea Canyon - Waimea, Kauai, Hawaii, United States

Published: October 28, 2010
Length: 11:58 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: TripAdvisorTRIPWOWa

http://tripwow.tripadvisor.com/tripwow/ta-00a0-dec8-1bad?ytv2=1 - Created at TripWow by TravelPod Attractions (a TripAdvisor™ company) Waimea Canyon "The Grand Canyon of the Pacific,"...


Waimea Football-James P. Dupree # 14-managing the game!

Published: August 22, 2009
Length: 43:01 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: jdup01

This is the opening drive of the Waimea Varsity football teams first pre-season game of 2009. HPA of the Big Island was the visiting team. The first team offense mythodically moved down the...


Make Your Own Easy Encaustic Wrapping Paper

Published: November 14, 2011
Length: 48:02 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: PaintingParadise

Using melted wax and an iron, you can easily make neat designs in crumpled paper and then use it as gift wrap. Sign up for my Online Watercolor Class: Painting Plumerias in Watercolor http://www.e...


How to Paint a Hawaiian Sunset with Encaustics

Published: November 14, 2011
Length: 54:59 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: PaintingParadise

http://www.kauai-artist.net Using pigmented wax, Marionette demonstrates an easy technique to paint a Hawaiian sunset. Sign up for my Online Watercolor Class: Painting Plumerias in Watercolor...


2010 Menehune Home Coming

Published: November 09, 2010
Length: 43:15 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: jdup01

It's the 4th qtr and the Kapaa Warriors are in the lead. They are driving into Waimea Menehune territory. The Menehune have not captured a victory in the KIF the entire season, and now their...


Painting Bamboo using Encaustic Wax

Published: August 08, 2012
Length: 09:36 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: PaintingParadise

http://www.kauai-artist.net This video demonstrates how to use the method of encaustic painting (painting with wax) to create a lovely bamboo piece of art. Sign up for my Online Watercolor...


Waimea Light Parade

Published: December 23, 2013
Length: 37:53 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: sayacmarca

Waimea has been hosting Christmas events since 1786 when British Captain George Dixon anchored off at Waimea aboard the "Charlotte" during Christmas. He ordered a Christmas dinner and a bowl.


183.2 Pound Ahi (Fire) Tuna

Published: April 03, 2011
Length: 22:35 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Bryan1Thompson

We caught this 183.2 pound Ahi Tuna off the coast of Kauai on March 30, 2011. We almost lost it during the end of the fight due to it making a sudden run at the prop. Captain Quintin is the man!


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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.

Kauai

Kauaʻi or Kauai (is geologically the oldest of the main Hawaiian Islands. With an area of 562.3 square miles, it is the fourth largest of the main islands in the Hawaiian archipelago, and the 21st largest island in the United States. Known also as the "Garden Isle", Kauai lies 105 miles across the Kauai Channel, northwest of Oahu. This island is the site of Waimea Canyon State Park.

Located at 22.0833, -159.5 (Lat. / Lng.), about 14 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Extinct volcanoes, Islands of Hawaii, Kauai, Pliocene volcanism, Volcanoes of Hawaii

Kauai County, Hawaii

Kauaʻi County is a county located in the U.S. state of Hawaiʻi. It consists of the islands of Kauaʻi, Niʻihau, Lehua, and Kaʻula. As of the 2010 Census the population was 67,091. The county seat is Līhuʻe. The Kapa'a Micropolitan Statistical Area includes all of Kauai County.

Located at 22.0667, -159.65 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Hawaii counties, Kauai County, Hawaii

Eleele, Hawaii

ʻEleʻele (literally, "black" or "black water" in Hawaiian) is a census-designated place (CDP) in Kauaʻi County, Hawaiʻi, United States, with the ZIP code of 96705. The population was 2,040 at the 2000 census.

Located at 21.9106, -159.584 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Census-designated places in Kauai County, Hawaii, Populated places on Kauai, Populated places in the United States with Asian American majority populations

Hanapepe, Hawaii

Hanapepe (literally, "crushed bay" in Hawaiian due to landslides in the area) is a census-designated place (CDP) in Kauai County, Hawaii, United States. The population was 2,153 at the 2000 census.

Located at 21.9164, -159.59 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Census-designated places in Kauai County, Hawaii, Populated places on Kauai

Kalaheo, Hawaii

Kalāheo (literally, "the proud day" in Hawaiian) is a census-designated place (CDP) in Kauaʻi County, island of Kauaʻi, Hawaiʻi, United States. The population was 3,913 at the 2000 census. The National Tropical Botanical Garden is located in Kalāheo.

Located at 21.9244, -159.529 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Census-designated places in Kauai County, Hawaii, Populated places on Kauai

Kaumakani, Hawaii

Kaumakani (literally, "place in the wind" in Hawaiian) is a census-designated place (CDP) in Kauaʻi County, Hawaiʻi, United States. The population was 607 at the 2000 census.

Located at 21.9331, -159.648 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Census-designated places in Kauai County, Hawaii, Populated places on Kauai, Populated places in the United States with Asian American majority populations

Kekaha, Hawaii

Kekaha (literally, "the place" in Hawaiian) is a census-designated place (CDP) in Kauaʻi County, Hawaiʻi, United States. The population was 3,175 at the 2000 census.

Located at 21.9717, -159.716 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Census-designated places in Kauai County, Hawaii, Populated places on Kauai, Sugar plantations in Hawaii

Lawai, Hawaii

Lāwaʻi is a census-designated place (CDP) in Kauaʻi County in the U.S. state of Hawaiʻi. The population was 1,984 at the 2000 census.

Located at 21.9253, -159.508 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Census-designated places in Kauai County, Hawaii, Populated places on Kauai

Pakala Village, Hawaii

Pākalā Village (literally, "the sun shines" in Hawaiian) is a census-designated place (CDP) in Kauaʻi County, Hawaiʻi, United States. The population was 478 at the 2000 census.

Located at 21.9433, -159.648 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Census-designated places in Kauai County, Hawaii, Populated places on Kauai

Waimea, Kauai County, Hawaii

Waimea (literally, "red water" in Hawaiian) is a census-designated place (CDP) in Kauaʻi County, Hawaiʻi, United States. The population was 1,787 at the 2000 census. The first Europeans to reach Hawaii landed in Waimea in 1778 .

Located at 21.9617, -159.674 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Census-designated places in Kauai County, Hawaii, Populated places on Kauai

WWVH

WWVH is the callsign of the U.S. National Institute of Standards and Technology's shortwave radio time signal station in Kekaha, on the island of Kauai in the state of Hawaii. {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:21|59|16|N|159|45|47|W|type:landmark_region:US-HI |primary |name= }} WWVH is the Pacific sister station to WWV, and has a similar broadcast format. Like WWV, WWVH's main function is the dissemination of official U.S.

Located at 21.9878, -159.763 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
National Institute of Standards and Technology, Kauai County, Hawaii, Time in the United States

Waimea Canyon State Park

Waimea Canyon, also known as the Grand Canyon of the Pacific, is a large canyon, approximately ten miles (16 km) long and up to 3,000 feet (900 m) deep, located on the western side of Kauaʻi in the Hawaiian Islands of the United States. Waimea is Hawaiian for "reddish water", a reference to the erosion of the canyon's red soil.

Located at 22.0561, -159.665 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Landforms of Kauai, Canyons and gorges of Hawaii, State parks of Hawaii, Volcanic calderas of Hawaii, Protected areas of Kauai

Port Allen Airport

Port Allen Airport is a regional airport of the State of Hawai'i. It is located 1 nautical mile southwest of the unincorporated town of Hanapepe on the south shore of the island of Kaua'i. Most flights to Port Allen Airport originate from commuter airports on the other Hawaiian islands by unscheduled air taxis and general aviation.

Located at 21.8969, -159.603 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Airports in Hawaii, Transportation in Kauai County, Hawaii, Buildings and structures in Kauai County, Hawaii

Pacific Missile Range Facility

The Pacific Missile Range Facility, Barking Sands is a U.S. Naval facility and airport located five nautical miles (9 km) northwest of the central business district of Kekaha, in Kauai County, Hawaii, United States. PMRF is the world's largest instrumented, multi-dimensional testing and training missile range. US Military and subcontractors favor its relative isolation, ideal year-round tropical climate and encroachment-free environment (see "PMRF Agriculture Preservation Initiative" below).

Located at 22.0228, -159.785 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airfields of the United States Army Air Forces in Hawaii, Airports in Hawaii, Buildings and structures in Kauai County, Hawaii, Guided missiles, Kauai, Military facilities in Hawaii, Missile defense, Rocket launch sites, United States Navy facilities

Barking Sands

Barking Sands is a beach on the island of Kauaʻi in the US state of Hawaiʻi. It is the location of Pacific Missile Range Facility, a rocket launch site and also an official Missile Defense Testing Area, both controlled by the United States Navy.

Located at 22.0581, -159.777 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rocket launch sites, United States Navy facilities, Missile defense, Landforms of Kauai, Beaches of Hawaii

National Tropical Botanical Garden

The National Tropical Botanical Garden is a group that sponsors preservation of plants native to the tropics in a network of botanical gardens and preserves.

Located at 21.9067, -159.511 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Botanical gardens in Florida, Botanical gardens in Hawaii, Research institutes in Hawaii, Protected areas of Kauai, Patriotic and national organizations chartered by the United States Congress

Russian Fort Elizabeth

Russian Fort Elizabeth is a National Historic Landmark and is administered as the Russian Fort Elizabeth State Historical Park just southwest of present day Waimea on the island of Kauaʻi in Hawaiʻi. It is located at the site of the former Fort Elizabety, the last remaining Russian fort on the Hawaiian islands, built in the early 19th century by the Russian-American Company as the result of an alliance with High Chief Kaumualiʻi.

Located at 21.9517, -159.664 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
1817 establishments, 1864 disestablishments, Archaeological sites in Hawaii, Forts in Hawaii, Russian-American Company, State parks of Hawaii, National Historic Landmarks in Hawaii, Kingdom of Hawaii, History of Kauai, Buildings and structures in Kauai County, Hawaii, Former Russian colonies, Russian forts in the United States, Protected areas of Kauai

Kokee Ditch

The Kōkeʻe Ditch is an irrigation canal on the island of Kauaʻi. In 1923, construction began on the Kōkeʻe Ditch system to open the mauka hills to sugar cane production. By 1926, the Kōkeʻe Ditch was completed, diverting water from Mohihi Stream and the headwaters of the Waimea River in the Alakaʻi Swamp at an altitude of about 3400 feet.

Located at 22.0817, -159.676 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Canals in Hawaii, Geography of Kauai, Irrigation projects, Irrigation in the United States

Waimea Ditch

The Waimea Ditch is an irrigation canal on the island of Kauai, Hawaii. In 1903, the Waimea Ditch was dug to divert water from the Waimea River to nearby sugar cane fields. Construction of Waimea Ditch was completed in 1907. During 1911-1912, George Ewart, the manager of the Waimea Sugar Company, reconfigured the Waimea Ditch by replacing the iron flumes with tunnels to increase its flow capacity.

Located at 21.9986, -159.672 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Canals in Hawaii, Geography of Kauai, Irrigation in the United States

Polihale State Park

Polihale State Park is a remote wild beach on the western side of the Hawaiian island of Kauai. It is the most western publicly accessible area in Hawaii, although the privately owned island of Niihau is further west. The park is miles away from the town of Kekaha, and it can only be reached via a poorly marked, dirt sugarcane road, making a four wheel drive vehicle preferable. The beach is several miles long, yet only the area known as "Queen's Pond" offers safe swimming.

Located at 22.0925, -159.75 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
State parks of Hawaii, Hawaiian mythology, Beaches of Kauai, Protected areas of Kauai

Weli Point

Weli Point is a jutting headland overlooking Wahiawa bay on the south coast of the island of Kauai in the Hawaiian Islands.

Located at 21.8964, -159.578 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Landforms of Kauai, Headlands of Hawaii

Orthodox Church in Hawaii

Orthodox Christianity in Hawaii began with early Russian missions of the 19th century and continues with multiple Orthodox churches in the Hawaiian islands.

Located at 21.9517, -159.664 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Eastern Orthodoxy in Hawaii

KUAI

KUAI is a radio station broadcasting an Adult Contemporary format. Licensed to Eleele, Hawaii, USA, the station serves the Kauai area. The station is currently owned by Visionary Related Entertainment, LLC and features programing from Westwood One and CNN Radio.

Located at 21.8936, -159.557 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Ohana Broadcast Company, LLC stations, Radio stations in Hawaii

Waimea High School

Waimea High School is a public high school in Waimea on the island of Kauaʻi in the state of Hawaii. It was established in 1881 and serves grades 9 through 12. It is the western most high school in the United States of America and therefore, the last school in America to experience the sunset everyday. It is not to be confused with Kauai High School which is the 2nd most western high school in the USA. The school mascot is the Menehune, and the school colors are blue and white.

Located at 21.9578, -159.669 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Schools in Kauai County, Hawaii, Public high schools in Hawaii

Glass Beach (Hanapepe, Hawaii)

Glass Beach is a beach in Hanapepe, an industrial area in Kauai, Hawaii that is made of sea glass. It is in Hanapepe Bay, near Port Allen Harbor. The beach's regular rock is basalt, but the sea glass formed after years of discarded glass.

Located at 21.8981, -159.584 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Beaches of Kauai

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Whymea, Owaimea, Wymoa, Waimea, ワイメア, वैमिया, Ваимеа, Вајмија