Bambu
in Province du Nord-Ubangi, Democratic Republic of the Congo

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
4.298 and 21.022 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 4° 17' 53" and E 21° 1' 19"
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: 03:11 AM (Sunday)
Timezone: Africa/Kinshasa
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:29 am and 5:51 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-8.980 and -158.053 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Omoka
References
This place on Geonames.org
Current travel safety evaluation for Democratic Republic of the Congo in Middle Africa

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: 2022-07-02 08:01:05

Discover Bambu

Bambu in Province du Nord-Ubangi is a city in Democratic Republic of the Congo about 714 mi (or 1,150 km) north-east of Kinshasa, the country's capital city.

Local time in Bambu is now 03:11 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Africa / Kinshasa with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Bambu. The closest is airport we know is Gbadolite Airport in Kiribati in a distance of 4 mi (or 7 km). Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Gbadolite, Mobaye, Bambari, Bangassou and Sibut. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 24°C / 75 °F

Morning Temperature 20°C / 68 °F
Evening Temperature 22°C / 72 °F
Night Temperature 19°C / 66 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 80%
Air Pressure 1016 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Monday, 4th of July 2022

22°C (72 °F)
20°C (67 °F)
Light rain, calm, overcast clouds.

Tuesday, 5th of July 2022

28°C (83 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, scattered clouds.

Wednesday, 6th of July 2022

28°C (83 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, 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.

Gbadolite

Gbadolite or Gbado-Lite is the capital of the Nord-Ubangi District in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. The town is located 12 kilometres south of the Ubangi River at the border to the Central African Republic and 1,150 kilometres northeast of the national capital Kinshasa. Gbadolite was the ancestral home and the residence of Mobutu Sese Seko, who was President of Zaire (the Democratic Republic of the Congo) from 1965 to 1997.

Located at 4.28333, 21.0167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Gbadolite, Populated places in Équateur, Ubangi River

Nord-Ubangi District

Nord-Ubangi District is a district located in the Équateur province, in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. It is located in the northwestern part of the country on the Ubangi River. Nord-Ubangi was to be combined with the city of Gbadolite to form one of 25 proposed provinces specified in the country's Constitution of February 2006, taking effect no later than February 2009. As of October 2010, this had not taken place.

Located at 4.28333, 21.0167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Proposed provinces of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Districts of Équateur

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