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Haroro Destination Guide

Discover Haroro in Solomon Islands!

Haroro in the region of Solomon Islands (general) is a town located in Solomon Islands - some 30 mi (or 49 km) North of Honiara, the country's capital.

Interactive map of Haroro

Local time in Haroro is now 09:26 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named "Pacific / Guadalcanal" with an UTC offset of 11 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Takopikopi, Tagholauna, Siarana, Rove, Nughu or Buala. When in this area, you might want to check out Tumulighohu, Tulaghi, Togha, Ravu Sondu Ulu, Ravu Sondu Kosi and Lologhana as well. We found some clips posted online. 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 / 86 °F Light rain
Morning Temperature 30°C / 86 °F
Evening Temperature 29°C / 84 °F
Night Temperature 25°C / 76 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 91%
Air Pressure 986.3 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 92% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Monday, 22nd of October 2018
Light rain, calm, scattered clouds.
Light rain Day: 27°C (81 °F)
Night: 23°C (74 °F)
Tuesday, 23rd of October 2018
Moderate rain, calm, broken clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 27°C (81 °F)
Night: 24°C (75 °F)
Wednesday, 24th of October 2018
Sky is clear, calm, scattered clouds.
Sky is clear Day: 29°C (84 °F)
Night: 28°C (82 °F)

Videos

Kanawishi H6K Mavis flying boat

01:11 min ( August 10, 2009 by Michael McFadyen)
Views: 8,579 - Rating: 5/5

The wreck of a Japanese Kanawishi H6K "Mavis" flying boat sunk in World War 2 by American planes at Tanambogo Island (near Ghavutu Island), Tulaghi, Solomon Islands. This is one of about 11 such plane...

USS Kanawha

02:24 min ( June 09, 2008 by Michael McFadyen)
Views: 1,051 - Rating: 5/5

The wreck of the USS Kanawha at Tulagi, Solomon Islands


USS Aaron Ward

03:41 min ( June 09, 2008 by Michael McFadyen)
Views: 3,095 - Rating: 5/5

A short film on diving the USS Aaron Ward in Tulaghi, Solomon Islands

Solomon's Stolen Fish

04:26 min ( October 09, 2007 by GreenpeaceVideo)
Views: 8,779 - Rating: 4.64/5

Tuna stocks in the Pacific Ocean are under serious threat from overfishing by foreign industrial fishing fleets. The Solomon Islands - as one of the countries affected - is planning to take the contro...


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Interesting facts about this location

Nggela Islands

The Nggela Islands, also known as the Florida Islands, are a small island group in the Central Province of the Solomon Islands, a state in the southwest Pacific Ocean. The chain is composed of the main island, Nggela Sule, as well as a number of smaller islands, including Tulagi, Gavutu and Tanambogo. The name Florida Island is sometimes also used to refer to Nggela Sule.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -9.03, 160.12 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Archipelagoes of the Pacific Ocean, Islands of the Solomon Islands

Battle of Tulagi and Gavutu–Tanambogo

The Battle of Tulagi and Gavutu–Tanambogo was a land battle of the Pacific campaign of World War II, between the forces of the Imperial Japanese Navy and Allied ground forces. It took place from 7–9 August 1942 on the Solomon Islands, during the initial Allied landings in the Guadalcanal campaign. In the battle, U.S. Marines, under the overall command of U.S.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -9.03, 160.12 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:1942 in Japan, 1942 in the Solomon Islands, Battles and operations of World War II involving the Solomon Islands, Battles of World War II involving Australia, Battles of World War II involving Japan, Battles of World War II involving the United States, Conflicts in 1942, Military history of Japan during World War II, Pacific Ocean theatre of World War II, United States Marine Corps in World War II

Tulagi

Tulagi, less commonly known as Tulaghi, is a small island (5.5 km by 1 km) in the Solomon Islands, just off the south coast of Florida Island. The town of the same name on the island (pop. 1,750) was the capital of the Solomon Islands Protectorate from 1896 to 1942, and is today the capital of the Central Province. The island was originally chosen by the British as a comparatively isolated and healthier alternative to the disease-ridden larger islands of the Solomons.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -9.03, 160.12 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Former national capitals, Islands of the Solomon Islands, Populated places in Central Province (Solomon Islands), Wreck diving sites

Francis Joseph Bayldon

Francis Joseph Bayldon (1872–1948) was an Australian master mariner and nautical instructor. Born in England, he was apprenticed to Devitt & Moore, and was an officer on their passenger ships, on a route that circled the globe, around the Cape of Good Hope and Cape Horn. He was later with the Canadian-Australian Line, sailing between Vancouver and Sydney, Australia. He was on the Burns Philp ship the Moresby in 1901–1902. He helped correct nautical charts for Pacific navigation.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -9.03, 160.12 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:1872 births, 1948 deaths, Explorers of the Pacific, Members of the Order of the British Empire

Invasion of Tulagi (May 1942)

The invasion of Tulagi, on 3–4 May 1942, was part of Operation Mo, the Empire of Japan's strategy in the South Pacific and South West Pacific Area in 1942. The plan called for Imperial Japanese Navy troops to capture Tulagi and nearby islands in the Solomon Islands Protectorate.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -9.03, 160.12 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:1942 in Japan, 1942 in the Solomon Islands, Battles and operations of World War II involving the Solomon Islands, Battles of World War II involving Australia, Battles of World War II involving Japan, Battles of World War II involving the United Kingdom, Battles of World War II involving the United States, Conflicts in 1942, Pacific Ocean theatre of World War II