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A Scientific Take on the Leeward Coast
What is the Leeward Coast of Oahu? From a geographical perspective, the Leeward Coast is the western side of Oahu. The Leeward Coast is an area that tends to be drier than other parts of the island. It is also somewhat hotter on the Leeward Coast than the rest of Oahu. However, what exactly does “leeward” mean? It is a sailing term, and refers to the direction of the wind in relationship to the land and sea. Where the wind blows towards the land off the water, that is the windward coast. Where the winds blow off the land out to sea, that is the leeward coast.