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Hombahohoro Destination Guide

Delve into Hombahohoro in Solomon Islands!

Hombahohoro in the region of Solomon Islands (general) is a place located in Solomon Islands - some 17 mi (or 27 km) East of Honiara, the country's capital.

Interactive map of Hombahohoro

Local time in Hombahohoro is now 07:40 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named "Pacific / Guadalcanal" with an UTC offset of 11 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Volonavua, Vatunandi, Tutumu, Tumumbosa, Tambelusu or Buala. While being here, you might want to check out Voghavule, Veuru, Tutuva, Tombakambu, Tetere and Ghorambau as well. We discovered 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 Moderate rain
Morning Temperature 30°C / 86 °F
Evening Temperature 29°C / 84 °F
Night Temperature 24°C / 76 °F
Chance of rainfall 4%
Air Humidity 93%
Air Pressure 986.4 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 80% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Saturday, 22nd of September 2018
Moderate rain, calm, broken clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 28°C (82 °F)
Night: 24°C (75 °F)
Sunday, 23rd of September 2018
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.
Light rain Day: 27°C (81 °F)
Night: 23°C (74 °F)
Monday, 24th of September 2018
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, scattered clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 28°C (82 °F)
Night: 28°C (82 °F)

Videos

Jumping Mataniko Falls in Guadalcanal

00:19 min ( December 13, 2012 by mjustesen)
Views: 3 - Rating: 5/5

Karumolun Village Performance Solomon I...

02:24 min ( May 28, 2011 by BottomtimeProd)
Views: 470 - Rating: 5/5

Solomon's version of Blue Man Group. These guys made music with PVC pipe and flip-flops. Karumolun Village is a small village, population of about 100. They put on a very nice show for us when the cre...


World War 2 Amtraks

00:44 min ( November 06, 2009 by Ozicop)
Views: 81 - Rating: 0/5

World War 2 Amtraks left in the Solomon Islands after the battle for Henderson Field

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Interesting facts about this location

Gold Ridge (mine)

Gold Ridge is a mine on Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands, about 30 km south east of the capital Honiara. The Gold Ridge mine was operated by Ross Mining N.L. and Delta Gold Ltd between 1998 and 2000 but had to be abandoned because of civil unrest. In 2003 it was acquired from the political risk insurers by Australian Solomons Gold. Allied Gold acquired the company in 2010 and subsequently rebuilt the mine. Production was restarted at the end of 2010.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -9.51, 160.18 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Gold mines in the Solomon Islands, Surface mines in the Solomon Islands

Guadalcanal

Guadalcanal (Isatabu) is a tropical island in the South-Western Pacific. The largest island in the Solomons, it was discovered by the Spanish expedition of Álvaro de Mendaña in 1568. The name comes from Guadalcanal, a village in the province of Seville, in Andalusia, Spain, birthplace of Pedro de Ortega Valencia, a member of Mendaña's expedition. During 1942-43 it was the scene of bitter fighting between Japanese and American troops; the American forces were ultimately victorious.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -9.51, 160.18 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Guadalcanal, Islands of the Solomon Islands

Henderson Field (Guadalcanal)

Henderson Field is a former military airfield on Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands during World War II. Today it is Honiara International Airport.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -9.51, 160.18 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Airfields of the United States Army Air Forces in the Pacific Ocean theatre of World War II, Defunct United States Marine Corps facilities

Honiara International Airport

For the military history of the airport, see Henderson Field (Guadalcanal) Honiara International Airport, formerly known as Henderson Field, is an airport located on Guadalcanal Island in the Solomon Islands. It is the only international airport in the Solomon Islands and is located 8 kilometers from the capital Honiara. Control of the airstrip was the focus of months of fighting in the Guadalcanal campaign during World War II.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -9.51, 160.18 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Airports in the Solomon Islands, Buildings and structures in Honiara, Defunct United States Marine Corps facilities

Lengo Channel

In the Solomon Islands, the waters between the Florida Islands and Taivu Point on the northeast of Guadalcanal are divided by reefs into (from north to south) Nggela Channel, Sealark Channel, and Lengo Channel. They connect Ironbottom Sound to the west with Indispensable Strait to the east.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -9.51, 160.18 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Tags:Straits of the Solomon Islands

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