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Tenaru Destination Guide

Explore Tenaru in Solomon Islands.

Tenaru in the region of Solomon Islands (general) is a place in Solomon Islands - some 8 mi (or 14 km) East of Honiara, the country's capital city.

Interactive map of Tenaru

Current time in Tenaru is now 03:43 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Pacific / Guadalcanal" with an UTC offset of 11 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Volonavua, Vatunandi, Tutuva, Tenavatu, Tenaru or Alligator Creek. Since you are here already, make sure to check out . We saw 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

29°C / 84 °F Light rain
Morning Temperature 23°C / 74 °F
Evening Temperature 28°C / 83 °F
Night Temperature 24°C / 76 °F
Chance of rainfall 1%
Air Humidity 70%
Air Pressure 987.7 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 8% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Tuesday, 17th of July 2018
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.
Light rain Day: 27°C (80 °F)
Night: 24°C (75 °F)
Wednesday, 18th of July 2018
Light rain, moderate breeze, broken clouds.
Light rain Day: 28°C (83 °F)
Night: 28°C (82 °F)
Thursday, 19th of July 2018
Light rain, moderate breeze, broken clouds.
Light rain Day: 28°C (82 °F)
Night: 27°C (81 °F)

Videos

Guadalcanal Odyssey (1975) Leslie Nielse...

45:12 min ( January 03, 2011 by Castlemainer)
Views: 890 - Rating: 5/5

" On the next part of the tour, Nielsen is joined by Dr. Starck and his crew of the ship, the El Torito, and together they explore the large reef which has been the end-of-the-line for more than a hun...

Driving from Airport to Honiara

09:48 min ( April 16, 2011 by Kris Holden)
Views: 2,231 - Rating: 5/5

Driving from Airport to Honiara


Iles Salomon (SI-1) Solomon's Islands (I...

10:22 min ( January 12, 2007 by M8MAM)
Views: 5,083 - Rating: 5/5

Excursion in the Langa Langa Lagoon on the island of Malaita, Solomon's island www.marcopoloimaginaire.com

Four Minutes - B-17 Almost makes it back...

06:47 min ( December 22, 2009 by MorrisrulensScott)
Views: 1,789 - Rating: 5/5

Four Minutes- Dedicated to the crew of B-17E S/N 41-2420 "On Thursday 24 September 1942, Boeing B-17E serial number 41-2420 - Bessie, Jap Basher, was part of the 42nd Bombardment Squadron on a bombing...


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Interesting facts about this location

Battle of Edson's Ridge

The Battle of Edson's Ridge, also known as the Battle of the Bloody Ridge, Battle of Raiders Ridge, and Battle of the Ridge, was a land battle of the Pacific campaign of World War II between Imperial Japanese Army and Allied ground forces. It took place from 12–14 September 1942, on Guadalcanal in the Solomon Islands, and was the second of three separate major Japanese ground offensives during the Guadalcanal Campaign. In the battle, U.S. Marines, under the overall command of U.S.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -9.44, 160.07 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 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 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

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 -9.44, 160.07 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 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 -9.44, 160.07 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Airports in the Solomon Islands, Buildings and structures in Honiara, Defunct United States Marine Corps facilities

Lunga Point

of Ironbottom Sound and surrounding waters and islands. ]] 40x40px Wikimedia Commons has media related to: Lunga Point Lunga Point is a promontory on the northern coast of Guadalcanal, the site of a naval battle during World War II. It was also the name of a nearby airfield, later named Henderson Field. USS Lunga Point (CVE-94) is also the name of a US Navy escort carrier that operated in World War II.

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Located at -9.44, 160.07 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Guadalcanal, Headlands of Oceania, Landforms of the Solomon Islands

USS Colhoun (DD-85)

USS Colhoun (DD-85/APD-2) was a Wickes-class destroyer in the United States Navy during World War I and as APD-2 in World War II. She was the first Navy ship named for Edmund Colhoun. Colhoun was launched 21 February 1918 by Fore River Shipbuilding Company, Quincy, Massachusetts, sponsored by Miss A. Colhoun, commissioned 13 June 1918, Commander B. B. Wygant in command, and reported to the United States Atlantic Fleet.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -9.44, 160.07 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:1918 ships, Ships built in Massachusetts, Ships sunk by aircraft, Shipwrecks in Ironbottom Sound, Wickes-class destroyers, World War I destroyers of the United States, World War II amphibious warfare vessels of the United States

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