Uvira
in South Kivu Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo

How to get there and get around
Noteable things around
  • Club nautique Bujumbura (marina, (15 mi)
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-3.395 and 29.138 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -3° 23' 43" and E 29° 8' 16"
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: 12:46 AM (Thursday)
Timezone: Africa/Lubumbashi
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:10 am and 6:06 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
1.983 and -157.365 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Banana Village
References
This place on Geonames.org
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

Delve into Uvira

Uvira in South Kivu Province with it's 170,391 habitants is located in Democratic Republic of the Congo about 955 mi (or 1,537 km) east of Kinshasa, the country's capital town.

Current time in Uvira is now 12:46 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lubumbashi with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Uvira. The closest is airport we know is Bujumbura International Airport in Burundi in a distance of 13 mi (or 22 km). Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

We encountered 1 points of interest near this location.

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

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 27°C / 81 °F

Morning Temperature 27°C / 81 °F
Evening Temperature 27°C / 81 °F
Night Temperature 24°C / 74 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 44%
Air Pressure 1015 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 57% of sky
General Conditions Broken clouds

Thursday, 9th of July 2020

27°C (81 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Friday, 10th of July 2020

27°C (81 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Light rain, calm, broken clouds.

Saturday, 11th of July 2020

26°C (79 °F)
24°C (75 °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.

Sensibilisation sur l'utilisation des foyers améliorés dans la région d'Uvira et ses environs.

Published: June 10, 2012
Length: 00:17 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Clément Kitambala

atelier de formation sur l'utilisation des foyers améliorés à Uvira par le WWF-Uvira. commentaire en swahili et français.


Crise ya succession ku bwami ya Bafuliiru

Published: April 15, 2014
Length: 19:07 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: UviraOnline

Myaka inapita mingi déjà, na crise ya succession ya bami ya Bafuliiru inaendelea. UviraOnline, mwa hii reportage inabaletea mwangaza juu ya hii problème. Reportage ya Robert Shemahamba.


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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.

Uvira

Uvira is a city in Sud-Kivu Province, Democratic Republic of Congo, located at the extreme north end of Lake Tanganyika. There is a lake port called Kalundu at the southern end of the town, which provides links by boat to Kalemie, Kigoma in Tanzania, and Bujumbura, the capital of Burundi. The town is linked by road to Bukavu and Bujumbura. The town is 120 km from the city of Bukavu, the capital of Sud-Kivu, 60 km from the territory of Fizi.

Located at -3.4, 29.15 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Uvira, Populated places in South Kivu, Lake Tanganyika

Mwenga Territory

Mwenga is a territory in the province of South Kivu in the Democratic Republic of Congo .

Located at -3.4, 29.15 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Uvira, Populated places in South Kivu, Lake Tanganyika, Territories of the Democratic Republic of the Congo

Popular in vicinity

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


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Uvinza, Uvira, Увира