• A unique perspective - visitors look down upon the USS Arizona

    World War II Valor in the Pacific

    National Monument HI,AK,CA

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  • Shrine Room Closed

    The Shrine Room of the USS Arizona Memorial will be closed for construction for approximately 5 weeks. Access to the USS Arizona Memorial will still be available during this time and viewing of the construction will be visible.

Weather

Island weather is unpredictable. Visitors should be prepared for plenty of sun and/or rain on any given day. Layered clothing is recommended to ensure comfort in dealing with the variable weather.

In Honolulu, daytime temperatures average in the upper 80s (°F) in the summer and around 80°F in the winter. Nighttime temperatures can be about 10 degrees cooler. The wettest months are from November through March, with an average yearly rainfall of 22 inches.

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

There were 1.4 million gallons of fuel on the USS Arizona when she sank. Over 60 years later, approximately nine quarts still surfaces from the ship each day. Some Pearl Harbor survivors have referred to the oil droplets as "Black Tears."