in Central District, Botswana
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- -22.546 and 27.125 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- S -22° 32' 45" and E 27° 7' 30"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Pula - BWP
- Spoken languages:
- English, Tswana
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 02:22 PM (Monday)
- Timezone: Africa/Gaborone
- UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:21 am and 6:05 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- 19.936 and -155.167 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Safety Score: 3,2 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Botswana.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Botswana. Last Update: 2020-04-06 07:22:42
Palapye in Central District with it's 30,650 citizens is a city in Botswana about 165 mi (or 265 km) north-east of Gaborone, the country's capital city.
Local time in Palapye is now 02:22 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Africa / Gaborone with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Palapye. The closest airport in Botswana is Palapye Airport in a distance of 2 mi (or 3 km), South-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
Looking for a place to stay? we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Serowe, Lephalale, Francistown, Masunga and Thabazimbi. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 31°C / 87 °F
|Morning Temperature||18°C / 65 °F|
|Evening Temperature||34°C / 92 °F|
|Night Temperature||23°C / 73 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1012 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Light breeze with 4 km/h (3 mph) from East|
|Cloud Conditions||Clear sky, covering 0% of sky|
|General Conditions||Sky is clear|
Tuesday, 7th of April 2020
34°C (93 °F)
26°C (79 °F)
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.
Wednesday, 8th of April 2020
22°C (71 °F)
17°C (63 °F)
Overcast clouds, fresh breeze.
Thursday, 9th of April 2020
22°C (71 °F)
17°C (63 °F)
Overcast clouds, moderate breeze.
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Palapye is a large town in Botswana, situated about halfway between Francistown and Gaborone (240 km away from Gabarone and 170 km away from Francistown). Over the years its position has made it a convenient stopover on one of Southern Africa's principal north–south rail and road routes. Located here is the Morupule Colliery coal mine, which supplies Morupule Power Station, Botswana's principal domestic source of electricity.
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Palapye Road, Palapaye Road, Palatswe, Palapye, Παλάπιε, پالاپی، بوتسوانا, QPH, Палапье, Палапє, 帕拉佩