in Kasaï-Occidental Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-6.136 and 23.590 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -6° 8' 9" and E 23° 35' 23"
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: 04:40 AM (Friday)
Timezone: Africa/Lubumbashi
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:03 am and 6:32 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
3.814 and -159.311 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Fareturaina - Gilberts Village
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Current travel safety evaluation for Democratic Republic of the Congo in Middle Africa

Safety Score: 3,7 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: 2022-12-08 08:24:33

Delve into Mbuji-Mayi

Mbuji-Mayi in Kasaï-Occidental Province with it's 874,761 habitants is a town located in Democratic Republic of the Congo about 583 mi (or 938 km) east of Kinshasa, the country's capital town.

Time in Mbuji-Mayi is now 04:40 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lubumbashi with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Mbuji-Mayi. The closest is airport we know is Mbuji Mayi Airport in Kiribati in a distance of 2 mi (or 3 km). Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Lusambo, Kananga, Luebo, Tshikapa and Kamina. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 23°C / 73 °F

Morning Temperature 19°C / 67 °F
Evening Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Night Temperature 19°C / 66 °F
Chance of rainfall 8%
Air Humidity 87%
Air Pressure 1015 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 99% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Saturday, 10th of December 2022

25°C (78 °F)
20°C (68 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Sunday, 11th of December 2022

28°C (82 °F)
21°C (69 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Monday, 12th of December 2022

22°C (72 °F)
19°C (67 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Mbuji- mayi mars 2012

Published: April 10, 2011
Length: 58:42 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Marie-France MENIN

Bonjour, vient me rejoindre sur le site : "Trip Advisor " afin de faire partager tes souvenirs de vacances en République Démocratique Congo-Mbuji-Mayi-Kinshasa. http://www.tripadvisor.fr/....

Accueil de l'équipe IPAMEC-Belgique à l'aéroport de Mbuji Mayi (08-2013)

Published: October 28, 2013
Length: 14:20 min
Rating: 0 of 5

En août 2013, une équipe de 6 personnes de l'ONG IPAMEC s'est rendue en visite à Cibombo (Mbuji-Mayi) pour découvrir toutes les réalisations de l'équipe IPAMEC locale et pour nouer des...


Published: October 20, 2014
Length: 54:46 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Tout Puissant Mazembe

19 Octobre 2014 / 19 October 2014 Stade Tshikisha / Mbuji-Mayi Linafoot / Division I 2014-2015 3e Journée / Day 3 Sa Majesté Sanga Balende 1-0 Tout Puissant Mazembe 35e MUSEMA (Passe de ...

Accueil de l'équipe IPAMEC-Belgique par les Mamans de Cibombo (Mbuji-Mayi) Partie-1

Published: October 29, 2013
Length: 04:32 min
Rating: 0 of 5

L'équipe de l'ONG Belgo-Congolaise IPAMEC-Belgique est accueillie au Centre de Développement IPAMEC de Cibombo (Mbuji-Mayi-RDC) par les Mamans du village lors de leur visite du mois d'août ...

NGOYI KASANJI demande aux kinois de soutenir Sanga Balende

Published: April 05, 2015
Length: 31:18 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: sanga balende

Sanga Balende vs Coton Sport c'est ce dimanche 05 avril 2015 au stade Tata Raphäel dans le cadre des 16e de finale retour de la Ligue des Champions de la CAF. Pour demander aux kinois d'être...

Présentation de la Clinique Pédiatrique de Mbujimayi - Maternité (CPM en sigle)

Published: October 11, 2018
Length: 42:25 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Benoît MBIYA

La CPM-Maternité a été créée en 2015 par Dr Benoît MBIYA. Elle a évolué dans un bâtiment de location jusqu'au mois d'août 2018. Grâce à un soutien de la ...

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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.

Mbuji Mayi Airport

Mbuji Mayi Airport is an airport serving Mbuji Mayi (formerly Bakwanga), the capital of the Kasai-Oriental Province in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Located at -6.12111, 23.5689 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mbuji-Mayi

Tshilenge District

Tshilenge District is a district located in the Kasai-Oriental province, in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. It contains the city of Mbuji-Mayi, but the city is administered independently. Under the 2006 constitution, Tshilenge District was to have been combined with the city of Mbuji-Mayi to form the new province of Kasai-Oriental, effective 18 February 2006. The capital of the province would be Mbuji-Mayi. As of October 2010, this had not taken place.

Located at -6.15, 23.6 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Proposed provinces of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Districts of Kasai-Oriental

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Mbuji-Mayi.

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Bakwanga, Mbuy Mayi, Mbuji-Mayi, MJM, Мбужи-Майи