in South Kivu Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-2.623 and 28.666 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -2° 37' 21" and E 28° 39' 58"
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: 01:23 PM (Thursday)
Timezone: Africa/Lubumbashi
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:48 am and 5:57 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: 3,7 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: 2022-10-06 08:18:27

Delve into Irumvu

Irumvu in South Kivu Province is located in Democratic Republic of the Congo about 928 mi (or 1,494 km) east of Kinshasa, the country's capital town.

Current time in Irumvu is now 01:23 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lubumbashi with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Irumvu. The closest is airport we know is Kamembe Airport in Rwanda in a distance of 20 mi (or 32 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 78 mi (or 125 km), North.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Bukavu, Cibitoke, Buganda, Bubanza and Kibuye. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 25°C / 77 °F

Morning Temperature 16°C / 61 °F
Evening Temperature 20°C / 68 °F
Night Temperature 17°C / 63 °F
Chance of rainfall 2%
Air Humidity 52%
Air Pressure 1014 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 40% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Friday, 7th of October 2022

25°C (78 °F)
17°C (63 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Saturday, 8th of October 2022

25°C (77 °F)
17°C (63 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.

Sunday, 9th of October 2022

23°C (73 °F)
17°C (63 °F)
Overcast clouds, light breeze.

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Exploring the #MontNidunga

Published: June 12, 2019
Length: 37:48 min
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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.

Walungu Territory

Walungu is a territory of South Kivu in the Democratic Republic of Congo It was the site of a plane crash on May 25, 2005 when a chartered Maniema Union Antonov An-28 aircraft, owned by Victoria Air, crashed into a mountain near Walungu, about 30 minutes after takeoff. All of the 22 passengers and 5 crew members were killed. See 2005 in aviation. Walungu Territory comprises a number of Groupments and Chefferie' notably Burhale Groupment, Ihembe Groupment, Mushinga Groupment and many more.

Located at -2.63333, 28.6667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in South Kivu, Territories of the Democratic Republic of the Congo

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Irumvu.

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Irunvu, Irumvu