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Hiroshima Destination Guide

Explore Hiroshima in Japan.

Hiroshima in the region of Hiroshima with it's 1,143,841 inhabitants is a town in Japan - some 419 mi (or 674 km) West of Edo, the country's capital city.

Map of the area of Hiroshima in Japan

Current time in Hiroshima is now 03:52 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Tokyo" with an UTC offset of 9 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Daegu, Busan, Yoshiura, Yamaguchi, Osaka or Guang dao. Since you are here already, make sure to check out . We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

30°C / 85 °F Moderate rain
Morning Temperature 30°C / 85 °F
Evening Temperature 27°C / 81 °F
Night Temperature 26°C / 78 °F
Chance of rainfall 10%
Air Humidity 84%
Air Pressure 1004.5 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 24% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Wednesday, 26th of July 2017
Light rain, light breeze, scattered clouds.
Light rain Day: 27°C (81 °F)
Night: 26°C (79 °F)
Thursday, 27th of July 2017
Scattered clouds, light breeze.
Scattered clouds Day: 28°C (82 °F)
Night: 25°C (77 °F)
Friday, 28th of July 2017
Light rain, scattered clouds.
Light rain Day: 31°C (87 °F)
Night: 25°C (77 °F)

Videos

HIROSHIMA

06:06 min ( February 08, 2007 by سيف الشامسي)
Views: 18,559 - Rating: 4.93548/5

Short documentary film which I created, about the Japanese city 'Hiroshima' and what happened to it more than 60 years ago. The film narrated entirely in Arabic Language, and filmed by HDV camera, thi...

Scenes of Hiroshima

01:02 min ( March 03, 2012 by atomcentral)
Views: 8,644 - Rating: 4.76471/5

High resolution footage of Hiroshima, Japan from 1945 after the Littleboy bomb was dropped on the city. See short demonstration piece on restoration to see condition of the original film footage


Iaido Competition in Hiroshima Fall 200...

05:19 min ( October 24, 2008 by KanchoFree)
Views: 6,362 - Rating: 3.77778/5

Visit our HP! --- www.geocities.jp/kikusuikai_iaido This is me at the Iaido Competition of the Chugoku Region, in Japan. It was held in Hiroshima City, on October 12th, 2008. I somehow managed to not ...

Tram in Hiroshima Japan (Hiroshima Elect...

01:19 min ( October 08, 2007 by Kwitiaow)
Views: 6,448 - Rating: 3.6/5

At Genbaku-Domu-Mae(Atomic Bomb Dome) Tram Stop, the Hiroshima Electric Railway Inner-City Lines. First departing streetcar is the #2 Line for Hiroshima Station. Second is the #6 Line for Hiroshima St...


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Hiroshima during the next days.

28
Jul
2017

MU’SICK

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Hiroshima Toyo Carp Vs Tokyo Yakult Swallows

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Junior Peace Forum (Camp)

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29
Jul
2017

Hiroshima Toyo Carp Vs Tokyo Yakult Swallows

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Kure Fireworks Festival

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30
Jul
2017

Hiroshima Vs Sagan Tosu

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Sanfrecce Hiroshima Vs Sangan Tosu

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Hiroshima Toyo Carp Vs Tokyo Yakult Swallows

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GReeeeN

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01
Aug
2017

The 2nd International Conference On ICT For Sustainable Development (ICT4SD 2017)

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Interesting facts about this location

Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park

is a memorial park in the center of Hiroshima, Japan. It is dedicated to the legacy of Hiroshima as the first city in the world to suffer a nuclear attack, and to the memories of the bomb's direct and indirect victims (of whom there may have been as many as 140,000). The location of Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park was once the city’s busiest downtown commercial and residential district. The park was built on open field that was created by the explosion.

More reading: Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park homepage
Located at 34.4, 132.46 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Monuments and memorials in Japan, Monuments associated with the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Parks and gardens in Hiroshima, Peace monuments and memorials, Peace parks, World War II memorials in Japan

Hiroshima Green Arena

Hiroshima Green Arena (formerly Hiroshima Prefectural Gymnasium) is an indoor sporting arena located in Hiroshima, Japan. The capacity of the arena's main stadium is 8,000. The arena was rebuilt for 1994 Asian Games. It hosted some of the group games for the 2006 FIVB Men's World Championship and 2006 FIBA World Championship. On June 13, 2009, Hiroshima Green Arena was the site of the death of Mitsuharu Misawa during a Pro Wrestling NOAH event.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.4, 132.46 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Basketball venues in Japan, Boxing venues, Indoor arenas in Japan, Sports venues in Hiroshima

Hiroshima Castle

Hiroshima Castle, sometimes called Carp Castle was a castle in Hiroshima, Japan which was the home of the daimyō (feudal lord) of the Hiroshima han (fief). Originally constructed in the 1590s, the castle was destroyed in the atomic bombing in 1945. It was rebuilt in 1958, a replica of the original which now serves as a museum of Hiroshima's history prior to World War II.

More reading: Hiroshima Castle homepage
Located at 34.4, 132.46 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures completed in 1599, Castles in Hiroshima Prefecture, History museums in Japan, Museums in Hiroshima, Visitor attractions in Hiroshima

Hiroshima Municipal Stadium (1957)

was a stadium in Hiroshima, Japan. It was primarily used for baseball, and was the home field of the Hiroshima Toyo Carp. It opened in 1957 and held 31,984 people. It stood in the central area of Hiroshima across from the Hiroshima Peace Memorial. To replace the stadium, the new municipal stadium was completed in March 2009. The first stadium was renamed Former Hiroshima Municipal Stadium on April 1, 2009, and used for amateur baseball.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.4, 132.46 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Baseball venues in Japan, Defunct baseball venues, Sports venues in Hiroshima

Hiroshima Peace Memorial

Hiroshima Peace Memorial, commonly called the Atomic Bomb Dome or A-Bomb Dome, in Hiroshima, Japan, is part of the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park and was designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1996. The ruin serves as a memorial to the people who were killed in the atomic bombing of Hiroshima on August 6, 1945. Over 70,000 people were killed instantly, and another 70,000 suffered fatal injuries from the radiation.

More reading: Hiroshima Peace Memorial homepage
Located at 34.4, 132.46 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Aftermath of war, Atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Buildings and structures completed in 1915, Buildings and structures in Hiroshima, Domes, Monuments and memorials in Japan, Monuments associated with the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Peace monuments and memorials, Visitor attractions in Hiroshima, World Heritage Sites in Japan

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