in Province du Nord-Kivu, Democratic Republic of the Congo

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-1.344 and 29.424 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -1° 20' 40" and E 29° 25' 24"
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: 10:50 PM (Thursday)
Timezone: Africa/Lubumbashi
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:10 am and 6:19 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
1.983 and -157.365 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Banana Village
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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: 2020-02-27 07:22:56

Delve into Katagara

Katagara in Province du Nord-Kivu is a city located in Democratic Republic of the Congo about 995 mi (or 1,602 km) east of Kinshasa, the country's capital town.

Current time in Katagara is now 10:50 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lubumbashi with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Katagara. The closest is airport we know is Ruhengeri Airport in Rwanda in a distance of 18 mi (or 29 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 is Bwindi Impenetrable National Park in Uganda at a distance of 34 mi (or 54 km). The closest in Democratic Republic of the Congo is Kahuzi-Biega National Park in a distance of 48 mi (or 54 km), North-East.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Kisoro, Goma, Gisenyi, Kanungu and Kabale. 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 23°C / 73 °F
Evening Temperature 18°C / 64 °F
Night Temperature 14°C / 57 °F
Chance of rainfall 1%
Air Humidity 70%
Air Pressure 1009 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (2 mph) from South
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 63% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Friday, 28th of February 2020

18°C (64 °F)
13°C (56 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Saturday, 29th of February 2020

18°C (65 °F)
12°C (53 °F)
Moderate rain, setting, overcast clouds.

Sunday, 1st of March 2020

20°C (69 °F)
13°C (55 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, clear sky.

Videos from this area

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Mountain gorilla encounter Volcanoes National park Rwanda Two Thirsty Travellers

Published: January 13, 2013
Length: 58:09 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: twothirstytravellers

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Published: June 02, 2012
Length: 18:56 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: therbcn

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Published: February 05, 2012
Length: 17:35 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: schnuffelbaer62

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Published: October 28, 2014
Length: 49:00 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Curtis Ryals

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