Kaunakakai is the largest town on the Hawaiian island of Molokaʻi. Far from being just your typical beach resort, Kaunakakai has a certain something about it. In fact, Kaunakakai remains very much the same as it was when constructed in the early 1900s as a paniolo -- a Hawaiian cowboy town. Its ramshackle buildings and cute wooden structures seemingly transport visitors back in time.
Travelers can enjoy a walk along Kaunakakai Harbor to watch the sunset, and follow the boardwalk to the end of the wooden pier. This is the largest pier in the state of Hawaii and a great place to look across to the sea.
Ala Malama Avenue is the main street than runs through Kaunakakai and plenty of wonderful restaurants, bars and boutique shops can be found along its length.
Winter is the best time to visit Kaunakakai -- between December and March.
The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Kaunakakai is in June, while the cheapest month is in January. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Kaunakakai is in the high season in February. Kaunakakai has its low season in September, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.
The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Kaunakakai tends to be Saturday, while the most expensive day tends to be Wednesday. Vacation homes in Kaunakakai tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Tuesdays.
This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Kaunakakai. The hottest month in Kaunakakai is December, when temperatures peak at 108 ˚F. The coolest month is December, when temperatures drop to 53 ˚F. The wettest month in Kaunakakai is April with 6.54 inches of rain, while the driest month is August with 0.06 inches of rain.
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Those traveling with a dog, cat or some other animal can stay in one of 5 accommodations that are designated as pet-friendly.
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