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Haverughu Destination Guide

Discover Haverughu in Solomon Islands!

Haverughu in the region of Solomon Islands (general) is a place located in Solomon Islands - some 35 mi (or 56 km) North-East of Honiara, the country's capital.

Interactive map of Haverughu

Local time in Haverughu is now 10:56 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Pacific / Guadalcanal" with an UTC offset of 11 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Vura, Vatupura, Tumulighohu, Tulaghi, Siarana or Buala. When in this area, you might want to check out Takopikopi, Tagholauna, Siota, Rove, Mboromole and Haverughu 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

25°C / 78 °F Light rain
Morning Temperature 23°C / 74 °F
Evening Temperature 25°C / 76 °F
Night Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Chance of rainfall 1%
Air Humidity 96%
Air Pressure 990.4 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 88% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Sunday, 22nd of July 2018
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Light rain Day: 26°C (78 °F)
Night: 23°C (74 °F)
Monday, 23rd of July 2018
Light rain, gentle breeze, few clouds.
Light rain Day: 28°C (82 °F)
Night: 27°C (81 °F)
Tuesday, 24th of July 2018
Light rain, gentle breeze, scattered clouds.
Light rain Day: 28°C (82 °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 -9.04, 160.27 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Archipelagoes of the Pacific Ocean, Islands of the Solomon Islands

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 -9.04, 160.27 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 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

Purvis Bay

Purvis Bay is located in the Florida Islands, which are part of the Solomon Islands. The bay was used by the US Navy during World War Two.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -9.04, 160.27 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Bays 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 -9.04, 160.27 (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 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 -9.04, 160.27 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Former national capitals, Islands of the Solomon Islands, Populated places in Central Province (Solomon Islands), Wreck diving sites