in Makamba Province, Burundi

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-4.135 and 29.804 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -4° 8' 5" and E 29° 48' 14"
Currency and Currency Code:
Franc - BIF
Spoken languages:
French, Rundi
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 03:32 PM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Africa/Bujumbura
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:52 am and 5:58 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
1.983 and -157.365 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Banana Village
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Current travel safety evaluation for Burundi in Eastern Africa

Safety Score: 4,7 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning it is not safe to travel Burundi.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Burundi. Last Update: 2019-09-17 07:22:30

Discover Makamba

Makamba in Makamba Province with it's 19,642 citizens is a city in Burundi about 60 mi (or 97 km) south-east of Bujumbura, the country's capital city.

Local time in Makamba is now 03:32 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Bujumbura with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Makamba. The closest airport in Burundi is Gitega Airport in a distance of 50 mi (or 81 km), North. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Bururi, Rutana, Rumonge, Mwaro and Gitega. 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: 24°C / 75 °F

Morning Temperature 18°C / 64 °F
Evening Temperature 22°C / 72 °F
Night Temperature 17°C / 63 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 44%
Air Pressure 1012.6 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (3 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 40% of sky
General Conditions Scattered clouds

Wednesday, 18th of September 2019

23°C (74 °F)
17°C (63 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Thursday, 19th of September 2019

24°C (76 °F)
18°C (64 °F)
Overcast clouds, calm.

Friday, 20th of September 2019

25°C (76 °F)
18°C (64 °F)
Broken clouds, light 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.

Makamba Province

Makamba is the southernmost province of Burundi. The province has a population of 357,492 (1999 estimate) and covers an area of 1,960 km². The provincial capital is Makamba. makamba has six communes. Many refugees have returned from Tanzania to this province, especially to the communes of Kayogoro, Nyanza lac, Mabanda and Vugizo. This causes a big problem, because there is not enough land for everybody. It is the most fertile province of Burundi.

Located at -4.26417, 29.8167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Provinces of Burundi, Makamba Province


Makamba is a city located in southern Burundi. It is the capital city of Makamba Province.

Located at -4.13333, 29.8 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Burundi


Mabanda is a city located close to the southern tip of Burundi, near the border with Tanzania.

Located at -4.26667, 29.7833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Burundi

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Makamba.

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Makamba, Μακάμπα, ماکامبا، بوروندی, Макамба, ماکامبا