in South Kivu Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo
- 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: 03:08 PM (Tuesday)
- Timezone: Africa/Lubumbashi
- UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:07 am and 6:09 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- 1.983 and -157.365 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Banana Village
- This place on Geonames.org
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: 2019-08-20 07:22:03
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 03:08 PM (Tuesday). 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. Let's start with some photos from the area.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 28°C / 82 °F
|Morning Temperature||17°C / 62 °F|
|Evening Temperature||22°C / 72 °F|
|Night Temperature||18°C / 64 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1014.1 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from East|
|Cloud Conditions||Scattered clouds, covering 44% of sky|
|General Conditions||Scattered clouds|
Wednesday, 21st of August 2019
24°C (75 °F)
17°C (63 °F)
Broken clouds, light breeze.
Thursday, 22nd of August 2019
24°C (75 °F)
17°C (63 °F)
Overcast clouds, light breeze.
Friday, 23rd of August 2019
26°C (79 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, scattered 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.
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.
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