Fort Shafter Army Base
U.S. Army Pacific, 25th Infantry Division
Funston Rd, Honolulu, HI 96819
In Honolulu, the summers are hot and dry. The winters are comfortable and humid, and it is windy and mostly clear year round. Over the course of the year, the temperature typically varies from 68°F to 87°F and is rarely below 63°F or above 89°F.
The hot season lasts for 3.6 months, from June 27 to October 14, with an average daily high temperature above 85°F. The hottest day of the year is August 23, with an average high of 87°F and low of 76°F. The cool season lasts for 3.6 months, from December 13 to April 1, with an average daily high temperature below 81°F. The coldest day of the year is January 28, with an average low of 68°F and high of 79°F.
The wetter season lasts 5.5 months, from October 15 to March 31, with a greater than 16% chance of a given day being a wet day. The chance of a wet day peaks at 25% on January 11. The drier season lasts 6.5 months, from March 31 to October 15. The smallest chance of a wet day is 6% on June 20.
In Honolulu, there are beautiful beaches, excellent restaurants, shopping areas, historic sites and national parks to visit and enjoy. There are short flights and some ferries available to explore the other islands of Hawaii. Some points of interest inlcude Diamond Head volcano and landmark, Hanauma Bay, Pearl Harbor, Waimea Waterfall, and Manoa Waterfall.
There are many activities available on base, such as a movie theater, 24 hour gyms, fitness facilities, and aquatic centers. Some of the aquatic centers offer special areas just for the kids. Most of these amenities are just a short walk or bike ride away from base housing.