Bandundu
in Kwilu, Democratic Republic of the Congo

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-3.317 and 17.381 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -3° 19' 0" and E 17° 22' 50"
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: 08:31 PM (Sunday)
Timezone: Africa/Kinshasa
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:48 am and 5:49 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
4.690 and -160.409 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Matanibike Village
References
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Current travel safety evaluation for Democratic Republic of the Congo in Middle Africa

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: 0000-00-00 00:00:00

Delve into Bandundu

Bandundu in Kwilu with it's 118,211 habitants is a city located in Democratic Republic of the Congo about 159 mi (or 255 km) north-east of Kinshasa, the country's capital town.

Current time in Bandundu is now 08:31 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Africa / Kinshasa with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports closer to Bandundu. The closest is airport we know is Bandundu Airport in Kiribati in a distance of 0 mi (or 1 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: Inongo, Kinshasa, Brazzaville, Djambala and Kinkala. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

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Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 31°C / 88 °F

Morning Temperature 25°C / 76 °F
Evening Temperature 34°C / 93 °F
Night Temperature 27°C / 80 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 55%
Air Pressure 1012 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 98% of sky
General Conditions Overcast clouds

Monday, 22nd of April 2019

34°C (93 °F)
28°C (83 °F)
Overcast clouds.

Tuesday, 23rd of April 2019

36°C (96 °F)
28°C (83 °F)
Overcast clouds.

Wednesday, 24th of April 2019

36°C (97 °F)
28°C (83 °F)
Broken clouds, light breeze.

Videos from this area

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Kwilu Fishers

Published: June 04, 2011
Length: 25:03 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: CongoCapers

On a sand bar not far from where the Kwilu flows into the Kwango river, three fishermen try their luck net fishing. http://www.flickriver.com/photos/globalvoyager/sets/72157626718635721/


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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.

Kwilu River

The Kwilu River is a major river that originates in Angola and flows north through Bandundu Province in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) to the city of Bandundu, where it joins the Kwango River just before this stream enters the Kasai River. In the DRC the river flows past the towns of Gungu, Kikwit, Bulungu, Bagata and Bandundu. {{#invoke:Footnotes|sfn}} Lusanga, formerly Leverville, lies at the location where the Kwenge River joins the Kwilu, between Kikwit and Bulungu.

Located at -3.38525, 17.3845 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of Angola, Rivers of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, International rivers of Africa

Bandundu Airport

Bandundu Airport is an airport serving Bandundu, a city in the Bandundu province of the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Located at -3.31111, 17.3817 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Bandundu (city)

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Banningville, Bandundu, بانداندو, Правінцыя Бандунду, Bandundu Province, Provinco Bandundu, באנדונדו, बान्दुन्दु प्रान्त, Bandundu tartomány, FDU, Provinsi Bandundu, Provincia di Bandundu, バンドゥンドゥ州, 반둔두 주, Бандунду, Bandundu Bölgesi, باندوندو صوبہ, 班顿杜省