in North-East District, Botswana

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-20.625 and 27.449 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -20° 37' 28" and E 27° 26' 55"
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: 06:13 PM (Sunday)
Timezone: Africa/Gaborone
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:30 am and 5:57 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
19.494 and -154.824 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Vacationland Hawaii
This place on Wikipedia
This place on

Explore Masunga

Masunga in North-East District with it's 3,639 inhabitants is located in Botswana about 295 mi (or 475 km) north of Gaborone, the country's capital.

Local time in Masunga is now 06:13 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Africa / Gaborone with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 8 airports in the wider vicinity of Masunga. The closest airport in Botswana is Francistown Airport in a distance of 37 mi (or 60 km), South. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site is Khami Ruins National Monument in Zimbabwe at a distance of 81 mi (or 130 km).

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Francistown, Bulawayo, Gwanda, Lupane and Serowe. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 20°C / 68 °F

Morning Temperature 20°C / 68 °F
Evening Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Night Temperature 13°C / 56 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 40%
Air Pressure 1025.4 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 12 km/h (7 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 44% of sky
General Conditions Scattered clouds

Monday, 19th of August 2019

25°C (78 °F)
15°C (59 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Tuesday, 20th of August 2019

23°C (73 °F)
12°C (53 °F)
Sky is clear, fresh breeze, clear sky.

Wednesday, 21st of August 2019

18°C (65 °F)
10°C (51 °F)
Broken clouds, fresh breeze.

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.


Masunga is one of Bakalanga settlements located in the North-East District of Botswana. The village is the Headquarters of the North East District. The nearest city is Francistown which is +/- 120 km (74.5 mi). The Chief of the region is Thabo Maruje Masunga who recently took over from his uncle Christopher Masunga. Near Masunga lie the hills of Dombo Shaba, that hold a ruined outpost of the Kalanga Empire,more like Great Zimbabwe.

Located at -20.6667, 27.4167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Botswana, Capitals of Botswana district, North-East District (Botswana)


Mapoka is a small village in the North-East District of Botswana. Its neighboring villages are Nlakhwane, Moroka, and Masukwane. The 2001 population and housing census put its population at 1,540. There is one primary school and one secondary school in the village. Mapoka Primary School is famous nationally for being one of the oldest in the country and for having educated some of the country's most prominent figures.

Located at -20.5333, 27.5833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Villages in Botswana

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Masungas, Masunga