Maui Fact Sheet
Area: 729 sq. miles
Known for: Haleakala National Park, Lahaina, the road to Hana, Upcountry Maui, whale watching
Capital City: Wailuku
Major Airport: Maui’s main airport is Kahului Airport (OGG). There are smaller commuter airports in Kapalua (JHM) and Hana (HNM).
Maui Resort Areas: Kapalua, Kaanapali, Lahaina, Wailea, Makena, one resort in Hana
Climate: Average temperature: 75˚ - 85˚ F.
Time Zone: Hawaii Standard Time (GMT-10 hours), 5 hours behind the US East Coast, 6 hours behind during Daylight Saving Time (Hawaii does not observe Daylight Saving Time, March through November).
Languages: English, Hawaiian
Currency: U.S. Dollar.
Area code: The area code for all of Hawaii is (808).
Golf Courses: 15
Highest Elevation: 10,023 (Haleakala)
Island nickname: The Magic Isle
Island Flower: Lokelani (Pink Cottage Rose)
Island Color: Pink