Description - This small state park lies on the waterfront south of Honolulu next to the larger Ala Moana Beach Park.
- Kewalo Basin provides a waterfront natural area for visitors and residents of Honolulu. The park encompasses three acres with an oceanside pedestrian promenade, trellised picnic areas, showers and restrooms.
The adjacent Ala Moana Beach Park lies immediately west of Waikiki and encompasses nearly 100 acres with a wide, sand beach spanning a mile. A lawn area lies north of the beach, where tennis courts and volley ball courts are maintained. Kewalo and Ala Moana combine to create a large urban park.
Recreation - Recreation opportunities at this park include swimming, viewing scenery and picnicking.
Climate - The climate is pleasantly mild on O'ahu throughout the year. Temperatures vary annually between 60 and 90 degrees F. Summer temperatures range from 68 to 82 degrees F with the water usually near 80 degrees. Winter temperatures vary from 61 to 80 degrees F with the water temperature close to 77 degrees. More rainfall occurs during the winter than other seasons of the year and most of it falls on the northeastern or windward portion of the island.
Kewalo Basin is located along the ocean south of downtown Honolulu. The park is accessible from Ala Moana Avenue and Ward Avenue.