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

Noteable things around
Location Summary
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
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Current travel safety evaluation for Democratic Republic of the Congo in Middle Africa

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

Explore Sake

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 Humidity 48%
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

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

Ashden Award: WWF Democratic Republic of the Congo, efficient charcoal stoves (5 minute version)

Published: June 21, 2013
Length: 10:33 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Ashden

http://www.ashden.org/winners/drcwwf13 Rapid deforestation in the Virunga National Park in the Democratic Republic of the Congo is threatening its fragile ecosystem and over half the world's...


Nyiragongo Volcano in DRC : Lava Lake : Video taken in Dec 2009

Published: January 09, 2010
Length: 38:25 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Rakesh Thapa

This was probably the first visit to nyiragongo volcano in year 2009.My visit to Nyiragongo volcano in drc was truly a life time experience. Its really a natures spectable. The crater of...


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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.

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.

Located at -1.57411, 29.0413 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in North Kivu, Populated places on Lake Kivu


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Sake