in Bas-Congo Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- -5.562 and 14.432 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- S -5° 33' 41" and E 14° 25' 53"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Franc - CDF
- Spoken languages:
- French, Lingala, Kongo
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 02:41 AM (Wednesday)
- Timezone: Africa/Kinshasa
- UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:40 am and 5:54 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- 4.690 and -160.409 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Matanibike Village
- This place on Wikipedia
- This place on Geonames.org
Safety Score: 3,8 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Democratic Republic of the Congo.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Democratic Republic of the Congo. Last Update: 2019-10-15 07:21:15
Kimpese in Bas-Congo Province is a town in Democratic Republic of the Congo about 105 mi (or 168 km) south-west of Kinshasa, the country's capital city.
Current time in Kimpese is now 02:41 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Kinshasa with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports near Kimpese. The closest is airport we know is Nkolo Fuma Airport in Kiribati in a distance of 29 mi (or 46 km). 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: Mbanza Congo, Matadi, Kinkala, Kinshasa and Brazzaville. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 25°C / 78 °F
|Morning Temperature||21°C / 70 °F|
|Evening Temperature||28°C / 82 °F|
|Night Temperature||22°C / 71 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||11%|
|Air Pressure||1012 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Light breeze with 4 km/h (3 mph) from North-East|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 95% of sky|
|General Conditions||Moderate rain|
Thursday, 17th of October 2019
21°C (69 °F)
20°C (68 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Friday, 18th of October 2019
22°C (72 °F)
21°C (69 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Saturday, 19th of October 2019
21°C (70 °F)
21°C (70 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.
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.
Kimpese is a town in the Cataractes District of Bas-Congo province, Democratic Republic of the Congo. It lies on the main road and railway between Kinshasa and the provincial capital Matadi, at an altitude of 990 ft (301 m) above sea level. There are tributaries of the Congo River to the north and south of the town.
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