in South-West Region, Cameroon

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
4.636 and 9.447 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 4° 38' 10" and E 9° 26' 48"
Currency and Currency Code:
Franc - XAF
Spoken languages:
English, French
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 06:17 AM (Sunday)
Timezone: Africa/Douala
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:12 am and 6:36 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-2.777 and -171.717 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Kanton Village
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Current travel safety evaluation for Cameroon in Middle Africa

Safety Score: 3,2 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Cameroon.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Cameroon. Last Update: 2024-06-22 08:14:24

Discover Kumba

Kumba in South-West Region with it's 144,413 citizens is a city in Cameroon about 152 mi (or 245 km) west of Yaounde, the country's capital city.

Local time in Kumba is now 06:17 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Africa / Douala with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Kumba. The closest airport in Cameroon is Tiko Airport in a distance of 38 mi (or 62 km), South. 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: Buea, Douala, Ikot Nakanda, Malabo and Calabar. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 28°C / 83 °F

Morning Temperature 25°C / 77 °F
Evening Temperature 27°C / 80 °F
Night Temperature 26°C / 78 °F
Chance of rainfall 2%
Air Humidity 78%
Air Pressure 1013 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 95% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Monday, 24th of June 2024

28°C (82 °F)
26°C (78 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Tuesday, 25th of June 2024

26°C (80 °F)
24°C (76 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Wednesday, 26th of June 2024

28°C (82 °F)
25°C (78 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Videos from this area

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what to take on your trip to Africa (Cameroon)

Published: March 26, 2014
Length: 58:53 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: epiebafaw krumeu

Traveling to Cameroon, Africa, especially Equatorial Africa, calls for planning on your safety. I tried to put a summary of things I put in my bag before I head to the airport - camping toilet...

How I found a child from a baby picture - Kumba, Cameroon.

Published: May 27, 2013
Length: 09:19 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: epiebafaw krumeu

She is a product of an inter tribal union - Bayang & Meta, in Cameroon. In 2005, a casual snap shot led to my quest to find the person in the picture. I found her after 8 years. Only the woman...

Bafaw & Proud of it

Published: November 09, 2014
Length: 47:13 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: epiebafaw krumeu

The Bafaw Tribe and language is on the verge of disappearing. Thanks to those of us who married out of the country and tribe and never taught our children th...

durch Afrika mit Velo part 2

Published: July 15, 2014
Length: 17:40 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: michaelangelog

Barombi Mbo (360 degree view)

Published: October 01, 2013
Length: 17:38 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Adrian Indermaur

Lake Barombi Mbo on a rare sunny day in late June 2013.

Crossing Lake Barombi - Dec 2012

Published: January 23, 2013
Length: 05:13 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Gerald Nupa

Me and Martin taking a trip across lake Barombi - Kumba - Cameroon to the Barombi Village in the company of the amazing Alphonse. Here he recites to us the story of how the village came about...

DAF truck in Cameroon

Published: December 20, 2009
Length: 48:04 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: AdventureRider

John and Gonnie passing through Cameroon in 2009 in the DAF YA-4440, the piste between Loum and Kumba in the south of Cameroon.

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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.


For the roller coaster at Busch Gardens Tampa, see Kumba (roller coaster). For the fish genus, see Kumba (genus). For the South African iron ore company, see Kumba Resources.

Located at 4.63333, 9.45 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
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Populated places in Cameroon

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Kumba, Кумбой