in Province du Nord-Kivu, Democratic Republic of the Congo
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 0.491 and 29.473 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 0° 29' 28" and E 29° 28' 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: 12:49 AM (Wednesday)
- Timezone: Africa/Lubumbashi
- UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:54 am and 6:03 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- 1.983 and -157.365 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Banana Village
- This place on Wikipedia
- This place on Geonames.org
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: 2022-05-24 08:21:34
Delve into Beni
Beni in Province du Nord-Kivu with it's 89,648 habitants is a city located in Democratic Republic of the Congo about 1,033 mi (or 1,662 km) east of Kinshasa, the country's capital town.
Current time in Beni is now 12:49 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lubumbashi with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Beni. The closest is airport we know is Beni Airport in Kiribati in a distance of 6 mi (or 9 km). Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Democratic Republic of the Congo is Virunga National Park in a distance of 36 mi (or 58 km), North-West.
Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Butembo, Bundibugyo, Kasese, Fort Portal and Kamwenge. 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||17°C / 63 °F|
|Evening Temperature||20°C / 67 °F|
|Night Temperature||17°C / 63 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||11%|
|Air Pressure||1014 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from South-East|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky|
|General Conditions||Moderate rain|
Wednesday, 25th of May 2022
20°C (68 °F)
17°C (63 °F)
Moderate rain, calm, overcast clouds.
Thursday, 26th of May 2022
27°C (80 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Friday, 27th of May 2022
24°C (75 °F)
18°C (64 °F)
Light rain, calm, 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.
Beni, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Beni is a city in north eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, lying immediately west of the Virunga National Park and the Rwenzori Mountains, on the edge of the Ituri Forest.
Christian Bilingual University of Congo
UCBC (French: Université Chretienne Bilingue du Congo, English: Christian Bilingual University of Congo) is a Christian bilingual university in development in the town of Beni, Democratic Republic of the Congo.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Beni.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Beni, BNC, Бени