in Ghanzi District, Botswana

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-21.533 and 21.933 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -21° 31' 59" and E 21° 55' 59"
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: 10:02 AM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Africa/Gaborone
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:18 am and 7:14 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
21.517 and -158.043 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Poamoho Camp
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Current travel safety evaluation for Botswana in Southern Africa

Safety Score: 2,8 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Botswana.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Botswana. Last Update: 2023-02-07 08:13:52

Delve into Dekar

Dekar in Ghanzi District with it's 1,043 habitants is located in Botswana about 332 mi (or 534 km) north-west of Gaborone, the country's capital town.

Current time in Dekar is now 10:02 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Gaborone with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 4 airports close to Dekar. The closest airport in Botswana is Ghanzi Airport in a distance of 21 mi (or 34 km), South-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Ghanzi, Maun, Gobabis, Rundu and Molepolole. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 30°C / 86 °F

Morning Temperature 20°C / 68 °F
Evening Temperature 25°C / 77 °F
Night Temperature 20°C / 68 °F
Chance of rainfall 5%
Air Humidity 45%
Air Pressure 1008 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 67% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Thursday, 9th of February 2023

26°C (79 °F)
21°C (69 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Friday, 10th of February 2023

29°C (85 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, scattered clouds.

Saturday, 11th of February 2023

32°C (90 °F)
26°C (78 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.


D'Kar is a village in Ghanzi District of Botswana. It is located 40 km to the east of the district capital, Ghanzi. The population was 943 in 2001 census. It was first a farm of someone, but then evolved into a rural village, most of the village is owned by the church, but this village also houses a shop and a garage. A tar road runs 1 km from it, but unfortunately there is no tar road in the village itself, only a gravel road. This small village also houses Kuru, a bushman iniative.

Located at -21.5333, 21.9333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Ghanzi District, Villages in Botswana

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