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Kailua Kona, HI Natural Disasters and Weather Extremes

 
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The chance of earthquake damage in Kailua Kona is much higher than Hawaii average and is much higher than the national average. The risk of tornado damage in Kailua Kona is about the same as Hawaii average and is much lower than the national average.

Topics:Earthquake IndexVolcano IndexTornado IndexOther Weather Extremes EventsVolcanos NearbyHistorical Earthquake EventsHistorical Tornado Events

Earthquake Index, #29

Kailua Kona, HI
31.18
Hawaii
13.37
U.S.
1.81

The earthquake index value is calculated based on historical earthquake events data using USA.com algorithms. It is an indicator of the earthquake level in a region. A higher earthquake index value means a higher chance of an earthquake.

Volcano Index, #5

Kailua Kona, HI
1.0253
Hawaii
0.2155
U.S.
0.0023

The volcano index value is calculated based on the currently known volcanoes using USA.com algorithms. It is an indicator of the possibility of a region being affected by a possible volcano eruption. A higher volcano index value means a higher chance of being affected.

Tornado Index, #117

Kailua Kona, HI
2.30
Hawaii
7.95
U.S.
136.45

The tornado index value is calculated based on historical tornado events data using USA.com algorithms. It is an indicator of the tornado level in a region. A higher tornado index value means a higher chance of tornado events.

Other Weather Extremes Events

A total of 325 other weather extremes events within 50 miles of Kailua Kona, HI were recorded from 1950 to 2010. The following is a break down of these events:

TypeCountTypeCountTypeCountTypeCountTypeCount
Avalanche:0Blizzard:0Cold:0Dense Fog:0Drought:0
Dust Storm:0Flood:61Hail:5Heat:0Heavy Snow:0
High Surf:1Hurricane:0Ice Storm:0Landslide:0Strong Wind:2
Thunderstorm Winds:2Tropical Storm:0Wildfire:25Winter Storm:0Winter Weather:0
Other:229 

Volcanos Nearby

A total of 7 volcanoes are found in or near Kailua Kona, HI.

Distance (miles)NameRegionLatitudeLongitudeElevation (foot)TypeStatusLast Eruption
4.9HualalaiHawaiian Is, United States19.692-155.872523Shield volcanoHistoricalLast known eruption 1800-1899
26.1Mauna LoaHawaiian Is, United States19.475-155.6084170Shield volcanoHistoricalLast known eruption 1964 or later
32.3Mauna KeaHawaiian Is, United States19.82-155.474206Shield volcanoRadiocarbonLast known eruption B.C. (Holocene)
46.0KilaueaHawaiian Is, United States19.425-155.2921222Shield volcanoHistoricalLast known eruption 1964 or later
68.5LoihiHawaiian Is, United States18.92-155.27-975Submarine volcanoHistoricalLast known eruption 1964 or later
73.6KahoolaweHawaiian Is, United States20.57-156.57450Shield volcanoHoloceneUnknown
73.7HaleakalaHawaiian Is, United States20.708-156.253055Shield volcanoHistoricalLast known eruption 1700-1799

Historical Earthquake Events

A total of 440 historical earthquake events that had recorded magnitudes of 3.5 or above found in or near Kailua Kona, HI.

Distance (miles)DateMagnitudeDepth (km)LatitudeLongitude
6.01951-08-216.96019.75-156
36.51983-11-166.71119.43-155.45
6.01929-10-066.5N/A19.75-156
12.91950-05-306.3N/A19.5-156
39.21962-06-286.1519.4-155.42
33.21952-05-236N/A19.48-155.48
44.01941-09-256N/A19.2-155.5
6.01929-09-265.6N/A19.75-156
31.51944-12-275.6N/A19.5-155.5
40.91982-01-215.61419.22-155.55
46.91935-06-285.6819.5-155.25
38.71982-01-215.41019.23-155.59
46.61974-12-315.3519.29-155.36
47.81975-01-055.3N/A19.25-155.37
8.11972-12-235.24519.57-155.99
41.81974-06-195.1819.36-155.4
42.21976-02-215.13320.21-156.27
47.41961-07-235.13019.4-155.28
47.41977-04-215.11020.02-155.31
33.91972-02-2951919.36-156.34
39.61974-12-165819.39-155.42
45.31979-03-0652719.52-155.27
29.31979-03-284.91220.09-155.83
39.21963-08-264.9519.4-155.42
48.61975-01-024.9N/A19.22-155.38
49.51971-08-164.93419.35-155.27
8.81972-12-244.84719.56-155.99
22.61982-05-144.82020-155.87
36.61982-05-194.8119.95-156.43
37.81983-11-164.81219.49-155.4
39.21963-09-214.8519.4-155.42
39.01961-01-214.7819.2-155.63
46.91975-05-224.7N/A20.3-155.65
47.41964-12-034.73019.4-155.28
29.81979-03-224.61620.1-155.84
36.71980-01-204.62719.31-155.54
37.41967-01-244.6819.44-155.43
41.31965-03-224.63019.22-155.54
47.81973-12-134.63219.35-155.3
48.31971-04-264.62419.39-155.27
48.71971-12-284.6N/A19.24-155.36
49.11971-12-294.6N/A19.23-155.36
7.61969-11-244.53519.7-156.06
14.11962-07-244.5N/A19.48-155.99
14.71964-07-174.51319.89-155.98
22.11976-05-314.51719.52-156.24
23.11960-01-194.5319.4-155.75
26.01963-03-254.51319.78-155.56
36.51979-07-314.51219.47-155.43
37.81960-12-254.5N/A19.22-155.63
38.71967-05-044.5819.37-155.45
40.41983-03-084.51219.2-155.59
40.51966-09-054.5819.35-155.43
44.71969-11-104.5819.18-155.51
45.41976-01-124.52419.51-155.27
45.61964-08-134.53019.5-155.27
45.81981-08-104.5419.31-155.36
46.01977-09-074.53019.37-155.32
46.81962-03-314.53019.4-155.29
47.41981-01-124.53119.36-155.3
48.01968-04-284.53019.36-155.29
27.21968-08-074.4319.31-155.8
36.51982-11-134.41519.45-155.44
36.51969-06-064.41119.43-155.45
40.21964-08-264.41220.23-156.15
42.51983-05-134.4919.17-155.58
46.51976-01-154.41419.41-155.29
46.71981-08-224.41020.18-156.43
47.41962-03-244.43019.4-155.28
48.21975-11-064.4N/A19.32-155.31
10.11974-02-054.3819.54-155.9
18.31967-03-254.3819.77-155.68
25.01984-09-254.31219.32-155.9
29.11970-11-134.32020.09-155.84
33.81966-07-314.3819.48-155.47
36.81965-07-224.3319.34-155.51
39.51982-01-234.31019.23-155.57
39.71982-02-024.31119.22-155.58
39.91970-04-124.31119.38-155.42
41.81985-07-074.31119.17-155.6
41.81969-09-034.33119.33-155.42
42.51973-10-264.3719.22-155.51
43.41981-01-124.33319.52-155.3
46.01981-01-144.32919.37-155.32
46.41970-03-304.32819.53-155.25
46.81962-06-144.33019.4-155.29
47.41962-05-104.33019.4-155.28
47.41963-01-084.33019.4-155.28
10.01971-07-084.23819.63-156.09
22.91983-09-174.2819.5-155.65
26.01961-01-154.2819.9-155.62
26.81985-08-224.24019.31-156.07
29.11979-10-314.2N/A19.88-156.34
31.41971-08-044.22520.12-155.82
40.31970-06-224.21019.37-155.42
40.31982-01-214.21219.23-155.55
40.31978-11-234.21119.23-155.55
40.81969-07-134.2819.2-155.58
41.91963-06-074.2319.2-155.55
42.21959-06-264.21519.21-156.36
45.71982-02-164.23219.36-155.33
46.01981-08-104.2519.32-155.35
47.11985-06-304.22719.37-155.3
47.21971-12-264.2919.24-155.39
47.41963-01-094.23019.4-155.28
48.01981-08-104.2219.38-155.28
48.91969-06-064.23519.35-155.28
48.91980-03-024.21619.78-156.69
10.51970-04-174.11019.53-155.92
25.61973-02-234.14419.99-155.73
31.61966-01-204.11319.4-155.56
32.61968-08-174.1819.88-155.49
34.41964-06-084.1819.62-155.42
34.81977-03-094.15319.4-155.5
35.11968-09-244.1820.17-155.8
35.71981-03-054.11119.42-155.47
36.51968-09-244.1819.17-155.8
36.51977-07-054.11019.43-155.45
38.81967-07-054.1819.38-155.44
41.11980-08-144.11119.35-155.42
41.21966-03-154.1819.32-155.44
42.31982-01-214.11019.2-155.54
42.81960-06-074.1519.17-155.57
43.31960-06-204.11319.4-155.35
45.11983-06-064.13319.15-155.54
47.41959-11-244.14520.3-155.63
49.71971-12-294.1N/A19.23-155.35
10.71962-03-1041519.8-155.84
11.31985-12-1241219.52-155.91
12.61981-12-0844119.82-156.07
14.41980-08-2042519.6-156.15
20.21962-07-1441019.74-155.64
21.81980-03-264519.98-155.84
22.91983-09-164819.5-155.65
22.91983-10-254819.5-155.65
27.31973-04-274919.92-155.61
29.61970-12-0641219.38-155.62
29.71971-05-1441319.88-156.35
32.21966-01-1941319.4-155.55
32.41981-03-0741519.74-156.44
33.21970-03-034820.08-155.66
34.01970-10-2941019.52-156.44
35.71976-08-3141019.39-155.49
37.21966-03-0141019.41-155.45
38.31962-12-314319.23-155.6
38.61984-11-1943220.16-155.64
39.01973-11-034819.39-155.43
39.21979-12-1441119.42-155.41
39.71966-10-314819.32-155.47
39.81962-04-244519.4-155.41
40.61984-05-0141319.21-155.57
40.91972-02-174819.37-155.41
41.21967-08-154819.97-155.39
41.51959-03-1241520.01-155.41
42.11982-11-3043219.35-155.4
43.81962-08-184819.18-155.53
46.21967-09-0841319.42-155.29
46.61960-05-084819.35-155.32
47.21964-06-0444519.43-155.27
47.31971-12-284519.26-155.37
47.41982-08-1241619.42-155.27
48.01981-10-2843319.38-155.28
48.31967-04-0742519.39-155.27
48.51959-03-0741519.73-155.2
48.81981-01-1243319.29-155.32
49.61981-01-1243319.33-155.28
49.71971-04-2541019.38-155.25
11.11985-02-263.91119.79-156.07
20.61973-04-243.94019.9-155.73
25.11965-01-253.91319.77-155.57
27.11960-08-113.91019.9-155.6
28.31972-03-103.91119.28-155.85
28.31980-12-303.91019.3-155.78
30.31973-10-013.93320.11-155.85
31.11983-10-083.91619.74-155.47
35.11965-01-013.91319.8-155.42
35.71966-12-133.9819.27-156.28
35.91983-10-313.91019.45-155.45
37.21979-08-163.91119.38-155.47
37.41973-03-073.9719.42-155.44
38.01960-04-293.9819.42-155.43
38.31977-08-303.91019.38-155.45
39.21964-04-013.9N/A19.4-155.42
40.31980-05-053.91119.23-155.55
40.41971-07-033.9819.4-155.4
40.61963-05-193.9819.25-155.52
40.71983-03-213.91119.36-155.42
41.21982-05-103.91019.18-155.6
41.51981-01-033.92820.26-155.78
42.71967-08-183.9919.98-155.37
42.91981-07-213.91019.27-155.45
43.11960-06-183.9819.3-155.42
43.11960-06-203.91319.37-155.37
44.61971-12-273.9N/A19.14-155.57
45.11965-11-233.93019.38-155.33
45.11960-05-123.91519.38-155.33
45.81973-02-133.92919.34-155.34
45.91967-01-013.92219.39-155.31
46.21966-08-193.93019.38-155.31
46.81977-01-123.91619.4-155.29
46.81960-05-273.91319.42-155.28
46.81982-04-173.9119.42-155.28
47.11967-01-073.93519.37-155.3
47.41961-12-033.9N/A19.4-155.28
47.41961-12-313.9N/A19.4-155.28
47.61972-02-253.93419.03-155.7
49.21971-12-273.9319.24-155.35
49.21982-03-203.93619.34-155.28
8.81981-01-223.84119.78-156.03
12.21963-03-223.81319.54-155.83
12.61968-08-033.84019.86-155.91
12.81966-11-053.8319.5-155.9
15.11966-01-223.8819.47-155.88
16.61982-12-053.83919.81-156.16
22.31964-12-143.8319.38-155.82
23.21981-02-093.81119.54-155.62
24.21979-09-153.81119.35-155.82
26.01960-08-113.81019.87-155.6
28.61969-01-153.8819.79-155.52
32.91967-10-293.81019.99-155.56
36.11979-12-063.81119.41-155.47
37.41980-02-183.82519.78-155.38
37.71961-05-273.8819.43-155.43
39.01983-11-233.81119.39-155.43
39.21963-10-263.8519.4-155.42
39.51982-11-283.8919.28-155.51
40.31970-07-233.81119.99-155.42
41.01982-08-273.81020.2-155.64
42.11979-11-133.8819.44-155.35
43.21981-11-203.81219.96-155.35
45.11971-03-313.81420.28-156.22
45.71965-09-013.83219.36-155.33
46.81963-11-153.83019.4-155.29
47.41961-11-223.8N/A19.4-155.28
48.61960-03-243.8519.42-155.25
49.21973-09-163.83019.36-155.27
49.21980-05-233.83319.34-155.28
49.31981-01-163.83419.32-155.29
13.31966-03-103.7819.78-155.77
14.31971-08-013.71019.48-155.89
15.81984-01-283.72919.62-156.18
16.51961-01-073.7819.57-156.17
20.51983-08-163.7719.96-155.84
21.41966-02-223.7319.85-155.67
22.31962-11-203.71320-155.9
23.51985-10-033.71519.78-155.6
23.91963-04-013.7820.02-155.88
24.31969-05-053.7819.49-155.63
24.81976-05-313.7219.55-155.59
26.21984-04-093.7219.47-155.61
26.21980-02-253.71020.06-155.95
26.61970-05-013.7420.06-155.88
27.41965-02-083.71319.88-155.58
27.71980-03-213.71519.77-155.53
27.91973-01-133.7819.3-155.8
28.31959-06-253.7N/A19.43-155.6
29.61973-07-153.74719.95-155.59
31.11960-09-203.71319.96-155.57
32.71969-05-253.7819.4-155.54
33.71961-09-163.7320.12-156.17
33.81973-08-113.74419.95-155.51
33.91984-10-093.71819.92-155.49
34.21983-11-283.7719.49-155.46
35.11985-07-253.73519.75-156.48
35.71967-10-153.7519.42-155.47
36.81983-12-053.7819.46-155.43
37.11983-11-173.7919.37-155.48
37.41967-02-123.7819.94-155.44
37.41969-03-013.7819.42-155.44
37.91967-01-223.7819.39-155.45
38.31968-04-043.7819.38-155.45
38.61966-12-123.7819.48-155.39
38.81960-10-093.7819.45-155.4
39.11981-10-053.72819.28-155.52
39.71970-08-073.7N/A19.9-155.38
40.31966-07-013.71019.33-155.45
40.31965-03-213.7819.37-155.42
41.31983-11-183.7219.47-155.35
41.61983-11-293.71419.38-155.39
41.91962-10-313.7319.2-155.55
42.81977-02-043.7120.11-155.47
43.21984-06-083.73819.2-155.52
43.21969-02-283.73219.31-155.41
43.61969-11-053.71019.99-155.36
43.61983-11-263.71119.15-155.58
44.31969-03-113.7819.22-155.47
46.11968-10-263.7819.16-155.5
46.21963-11-043.71320.16-155.45
46.31963-06-143.73019.44-155.28
46.51966-02-133.73019.37-155.31
46.51966-02-033.73019.37-155.31
46.81962-05-243.74519.25-155.39
46.81962-12-143.73019.4-155.29
46.81968-11-203.73019.38-155.3
46.91976-11-173.72519.54-155.24
47.01977-05-023.7820.08-155.36
47.41961-06-293.73019.4-155.28
47.41961-11-253.7N/A19.4-155.28
47.41964-10-273.73019.4-155.28
47.41968-05-293.7319.42-155.27
47.71968-04-103.72719.39-155.28
47.71968-08-093.73019.39-155.28
47.81968-09-083.72019.43-155.26
48.21976-03-243.7919.32-155.31
48.61965-04-173.73019.36-155.28
49.21981-04-183.7219.34-155.28
49.41962-09-113.72519.44-155.23
49.71971-12-273.7319.23-155.35
3.81977-03-313.6919.7-156
5.81979-07-263.62019.76-155.97
7.31982-08-203.6819.75-156.03
7.61985-06-073.62619.57-155.95
9.51970-12-133.61719.69-156.09
10.11962-10-193.61319.67-156.1
11.11976-02-133.61019.52-155.96
14.81963-09-063.6319.49-156.05
20.21969-07-203.61019.39-155.91
22.21983-04-123.6719.49-155.67
24.01965-01-143.62020.01-155.83
27.61968-05-123.6N/A19.33-155.74
27.91982-03-263.61119.92-155.6
27.91982-01-303.61319.92-155.6
27.91976-05-243.6620.06-155.8
28.21967-04-213.6820.08-155.86
28.41982-01-153.62820.08-155.84
29.11984-07-203.6720.05-155.73
32.11960-09-143.61519.22-155.87
35.21962-05-303.6819.39-155.5
35.51961-09-033.61219.85-155.43
35.91983-11-233.62419.52-155.42
36.01983-12-153.61019.37-155.5
36.61979-07-213.61119.41-155.46
36.81984-06-133.61019.35-155.5
37.11981-11-193.61119.37-155.48
38.71980-05-063.61119.4-155.43
38.71969-12-293.61019.33-155.48
38.81983-07-263.6919.43-155.41
39.91985-05-233.6919.19-155.62
39.91977-11-063.61219.38-155.42
40.01967-06-143.6519.93-155.39
40.01982-01-223.61019.2-155.6
40.21965-05-253.61019.39-155.41
40.51961-07-143.61519.3-155.47
41.21982-09-143.61019.18-155.6
41.51973-07-023.61719.84-155.33
42.41970-12-113.6919.39-155.37
42.61969-11-053.6919.96-155.36
42.81973-01-033.6619.17-155.57
42.91980-08-183.61119.27-155.45
43.81977-11-173.63819.16-155.56
43.91985-07-073.61119.14-155.59
44.61981-08-113.6519.3-155.39
45.11971-06-263.65520.23-155.57
45.31969-05-173.63419.25-155.42
45.71985-10-123.63119.36-155.33
45.81979-04-173.64719.26-155.4
46.11982-04-163.6720.03-155.34
46.21971-04-213.6319.21-155.44
46.21981-08-103.6719.3-155.36
46.51967-09-233.61019.28-155.37
46.71981-03-303.6919.33-155.33
47.21979-12-163.61419.35-155.31
47.41982-11-253.63519.36-155.3
47.41983-11-123.61619.42-155.27
48.31968-04-283.63019.37-155.28
48.51970-04-143.62419.45-155.24
48.61970-06-113.63119.36-155.28
49.51977-01-223.6619.39-155.25
49.51976-08-023.6619.39-155.25
49.51977-01-053.6519.39-155.25
49.81960-06-143.62519.13-155.45
4.31984-06-123.52019.62-155.93
6.81965-05-163.5819.72-156.04
7.01969-08-073.5419.7-156.05
8.71972-12-263.54719.57-156.01
9.71962-05-233.51319.54-155.93
13.71971-02-203.5N/A19.79-155.77
22.91983-09-143.5819.5-155.65
22.91959-03-093.51519.83-155.63
26.11966-06-193.5N/A19.35-155.75
27.31968-07-023.5820.06-155.83
27.61971-03-173.51319.85-155.56
28.81963-09-183.51319.85-155.54
29.21959-08-013.53019.41-155.6
32.71976-05-313.52920.12-155.76
33.21959-03-173.5N/A19.4-155.53
33.61967-01-013.52719.39-155.53
34.51966-01-083.5819.44-155.48
34.81963-03-133.5519.4-155.5
35.01984-10-173.51019.41-155.49
35.91980-02-183.51119.47-155.44
36.11962-07-043.5519.25-155.63
36.51960-06-033.5519.43-155.45
37.01984-02-153.51219.4-155.46
37.11977-02-243.53620.2-155.8
37.21959-12-023.5N/A19.23-155.63
37.61979-11-253.51319.4-155.45
38.11983-11-283.51119.37-155.46
38.21979-08-063.51019.28-155.54
38.31966-09-283.5519.43-155.42
38.51983-03-193.51019.39-155.44
38.51980-11-153.5919.39-155.44
38.61985-08-133.51119.19-155.66
38.61973-07-203.51219.96-155.43
38.71978-11-293.51119.37-155.45
38.81970-02-053.5819.34-155.47
39.01980-11-043.51119.39-155.43
39.21984-04-293.5919.17-155.68
39.21963-09-223.5519.4-155.42
39.21962-06-093.5519.4-155.42
39.21963-10-243.5519.4-155.42
39.41980-06-093.51219.43-155.4
39.91965-05-163.5819.34-155.45
40.51971-09-263.5319.38-155.41
40.51979-03-133.51119.35-155.43
41.51962-09-253.5819.25-155.5
43.01964-08-033.5819.18-155.55
43.21969-11-053.5919.92-155.33
43.31969-02-073.53019.35-155.38
43.41973-09-193.5519.18-155.54
43.51967-07-033.5919.33-155.39
44.11969-12-013.5919.97-155.34
44.21983-11-173.5619.43-155.32
44.41969-07-063.53219.35-155.36
45.41978-02-033.51619.43-155.3
45.61960-11-303.53019.38-155.32
45.61965-06-083.52519.38-155.32
46.51984-07-253.53119.37-155.31
47.11966-03-153.53219.37-155.3
47.41966-10-033.52519.38-155.29
47.41962-02-073.53019.4-155.28
47.71969-03-113.52719.39-155.28
48.11983-09-073.53919.34-155.3
48.21971-12-283.5N/A19.24-155.37
48.61960-06-213.5N/A19.38-155.27
48.61964-07-293.52519.42-155.25
48.91959-02-103.5519.35-155.28
49.11967-02-073.52819.31-155.3
49.51977-02-093.5519.39-155.25
49.61959-03-053.5519.33-155.28

Historical Tornado Events

No historical tornado events that had recorded magnitudes of 2 or above found in or near Kailua Kona, HI.

No historical earthquake events found in or near Kailua Kona, HI.


* The information on this page is based on the global volcano database, the U.S. earthquake database of 1638-1985, and the U.S. Tornado and Weather Extremes database of 1950-2010.


 
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