Mount Waialeale

Mount Waiʻaleʻale is a shield volcano and the second highest point on the island of in the . Its name literally means "rippling water" or "overflowing water" The mountain, at an elevation of 5,148 feet, averages more than 373 inches of rain a year since 1912, with a record 683 inches in 1982; its summit is one of the rainiest spots on earth.

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is the highest point on the of and in Kauai County and measures 5,243 feet in elevation. is situated 1 mile south of Mount Waialeale. Photo: bradhoc, CC BY 2.0.

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