in Province du Nord-Kivu, Democratic Republic of the Congo
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- -1.574 and 29.043 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- S -1° 34' 25" and E 29° 2' 36"
- 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: 12:59 AM (Thursday)
- Timezone: Africa/Lubumbashi
- UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:08 am and 6:10 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: 3,9 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: 2020-07-08 07:23:41
Sake in Province du Nord-Kivu with it's 17,151 inhabitants is located in Democratic Republic of the Congo about 966 mi (or 1,555 km) east of Kinshasa, the country's capital.
Local time in Sake is now 12:59 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lubumbashi with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 8 airports in the wider vicinity of Sake. The closest is airport we know is Goma International Airport in Kiribati in a distance of 15 mi (or 24 km). Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Democratic Republic of the Congo is Kahuzi-Biega National Park in a distance of 21 mi (or 34 km), West.
Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Goma, Gisenyi, Kibuye, Kisoro and Gitarama. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 30°C / 86 °F
|Morning Temperature||30°C / 86 °F|
|Evening Temperature||30°C / 86 °F|
|Night Temperature||20°C / 68 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1012 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from North|
|Cloud Conditions||Few clouds, covering 20% of sky|
|General Conditions||Light rain|
Thursday, 9th of July 2020
24°C (75 °F)
17°C (63 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Friday, 10th of July 2020
23°C (74 °F)
17°C (62 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, few clouds.
Saturday, 11th of July 2020
23°C (73 °F)
17°C (63 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Videos from this area
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Nyiragongo Volcano in DRC : Lava Lake : Video taken in Dec 2009
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Attractions and noteworthy things
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Sake, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Sake is a town in the Democratic Republic of the Congo in the eastern province of North Kivu. It is located at the northwestern extremity of Lake Kivu, 25 km (15 mi) west-northwest of Goma on National Road No. 2, at the edge of the volcanic lava plains in the bottom of the Western Rift Valley, at an elevation of about 1500 m. The western escarpment of the rift valley rises to 800 m above Sake.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Sake.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know: