Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickman

15th Wing, 154th Wing, Naval Surface Group Middle Pacific, Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Pacific, Navy Region Hawaii, Submarine Force, U.S. Pacific Fleet, Pacific Air Forces
Naval Base Pearl Harbor, 850 Ticonderoga Street, Building 150

In Honolulu, the summers are hot, oppressive, 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.
Based on the beach/pool score, the best time of year to visit Honolulu for hot-weather activities is from mid May to mid October.
Cost of Living
The average cost of living in Honolulu, HI being 182, that puts it 3% higher than the average of Hawaii and 82% higher than our nation’s average.
The price of daily goods and services is a valuable and reliable number to be aware of when considering the general price of the city’s goods. In the case of Honolulu, HI, the price of goods and services are equal to the average of Hawaii as well as 29% higher than the nation’s average.
Getting to Know the Area
Escape the crowds at Waikiki and relax on a beach located on base. Hickam Beach is the perfect spot for learning how to surf, party gatherings, beach volleyball or simply sunbathing under the tropical sun. Party pavilions are available for rent, and additional amenities include restrooms and showers. Lifeguards are stationed on the beach during the weekends, and a surf shack offers rentals of beach equipment at affordable prices. Honeymoon Beach is a private lagoon just off of Hickam Beach. This secluded area comes with a lifeguard and picnic area. An alcohol permit is available through the Hickam Harbor office, but glass containers are not allowed. The beach can be rented for up to five hours between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. Call 808-449-5215 for more information.
The JBPHH MWR Arts and Crafts Center provides off-duty leisure time activities for active- duty military personnel, dependents, DOD personnel, retirees, their dependents and guests.
The center offers professional framing, engraving, ceramics, pottery and woodworking services. Additionally, it conducts a variety of art and craft instructional classes to both adults and youth, operates a resale art and craft supply store and a vehicle resale lot, promotes and displays base-level art and photography exhibits for JBPHH and hosts Open House events in March and December plus Craft Fair events in May and November.
Auto Skills offers free “How To” classes, safety inspections, full services, tire services, wheel balance and has a self-service area with multiple bays and lifts. Call 808-449-2554 for more information about Hickam Auto Skills or 808-471-9072 Moanalua Auto Skills.


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