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Funakushi Destination Guide

Explore Funakushi in Japan.

Funakushi in the region of Okinawa is located in Japan - some 965 mi (or 1,554 km) South-West of Edo, the country's capital city.

Interactive map of Funakushi

Time in Funakushi is now 03:54 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Tokyo" with an UTC offset of 9 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Zukeran, Ujidomari, Toyama, Karadera, Itoman or Chatan. Since you are here already, consider visiting Tomigusuku, Ona, Oshiro, Naha, Minatogawa and Gishi. We saw some hobby films in the internet. 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

31°C / 87 °F Few clouds
Morning Temperature 31°C / 87 °F
Evening Temperature 30°C / 86 °F
Night Temperature 28°C / 83 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 97%
Air Pressure 1017.5 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from South
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 24% of sky
General Conditions Few clouds

Tuesday, 21st of August 2018
Heavy intensity rain, strong breeze, overcast clouds.
Heavy intensity rain Day: 29°C (84 °F)
Night: 27°C (81 °F)
Wednesday, 22nd of August 2018
Very heavy rain, strong breeze, overcast clouds.
Very heavy rain Day: 29°C (83 °F)
Night: 28°C (82 °F)
Thursday, 23rd of August 2018
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, few clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 29°C (84 °F)
Night: 28°C (82 °F)

Videos

200905: MiibaruNahaOkinawa

03:03 min ( May 21, 2009 by 29papa)
Views: 3,018 - Rating: 5/5

2012 Men's U18

06:43 min ( September 17, 2012 by Shoebill Taira)
Views: 38,214 - Rating: 4.64706/5

V Men's U18 2012. 9. 9 Sun 55 Oroku High School vs Maehara High School [Men's U18] Nanjo City - Okinawa - Japan


BMX Japanese Style

01:08 min ( January 14, 2008 by RobyC Lock)
Views: 8,375 - Rating: 4.57143/5

Some Okinawa Bmx riders do my pre show almost fall and hurt them selves with complicated jumps and air pedalling

2012 Women's U18

06:02 min ( September 14, 2012 by Shoebill Taira)
Views: 6,190 - Rating: 0/5

V U18 2012. 9. 9 Sun 55 Naha High School vs Nishihara High School [Women's U18] Nanjo City - Okinawa - Japan


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Upcomming Local Events

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

01
Sep
2018

MISIA

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MISIA

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ドラゴンゲート

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MISIA

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02
Sep
2018

MISIA|MISIA〔沖縄〕※ファミリーマートWEB抽選先行

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「20Th Anniversary MISIA星空のライヴ X Life Is Going On And On」

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ドラゴンゲート

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08
Sep
2018

平井大

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09
Sep
2018

それいけ!アンパンマン ミュージカル

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それいけ!アンパンマン ミュージカル

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Interesting facts about this location

Shimajiri District, Okinawa

Shimajiri District, Okinawa is a district located in Okinawa, Japan. Modern translation of Shimajiri means "Butt of the island" which may refer to its southerly position on the island of Okinawa. Compare this to Kunigami District, Okinawa. However, there a hundreds of geographic references throughout Japan and even into the northern Kuriles using "shiri", to approximate the Ainu word shir, meaning island.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 26.15, 127.75 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Districts in Okinawa Prefecture

Tamaudun

is a mausoleum in Shuri, Okinawa, built for Ryūkyūan royalty in 1501 by King Shō Shin, the third king of the second Shō dynasty a short distance from Shuri Castle. The site, covering an area of 2,442m², consists of two stone-walled enclosures, the three compartments of the mausoleum itself facing north and backed by a natural cliff to the south.

More reading: Tamaudun homepage
Located at 26.15, 127.75 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures completed in 1501, Mausoleums, Ryukyu Kingdom, World Heritage Sites in Japan

Shuri Castle

Shuri Castle is a Ryūkyūan castle in Shuri, Okinawa. It was the palace of the Ryūkyū Kingdom. In 1945, during the Battle of Okinawa, it was almost completely destroyed. Beginning in 1992, it was reconstructed on the original site based on photographs, historical records, and memory.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 26.15, 127.75 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures completed in 1992, Castles in Okinawa Prefecture, Naha, Okinawa, World Heritage Sites in Japan

Shureimon

Shureimon is a gate in the Shuri neighborhood of Naha, the capital of Okinawa Prefecture, Japan. It is the second of Shuri Castle's main gates. It was built in the 16th century. The gate reflects strong Chinese influence, alongside indigenous religious traditions. The four Chinese characters framed on the gate - Shu, rei, no, and kuni, which mean 'Land of Propriety' - were added to the gate long after it was built.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 26.15, 127.75 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Okinawa Prefecture, Gates in Japan, Visitor attractions in Okinawa Prefecture

Ryukyu Kingdom

The Ryukyu Kingdom was an independent kingdom which ruled most of the Ryukyu Islands from the 15th century to the 19th century. The Kings of Ryukyu unified Okinawa Island and extended the kingdom to the Amami Islands in modern-day Kagoshima Prefecture, and the Sakishima Islands near Taiwan. Despite its small size, the kingdom played a central role in the maritime trade networks of medieval East and Southeast Asia.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 26.15, 127.75 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:1879 disestablishments, Ryukyu Islands, Ryukyu Kingdom, States and territories established in 1429

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