in Busia, Kenya
- Tombs of Buganda Kings at Kasubi (Unesco heritage, 108 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 0.460 and 34.112 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 0° 27' 36" and E 34° 6' 42"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Shilling - KES
- Spoken languages:
- English, Swahili
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 11:48 AM (Tuesday)
- Timezone: Africa/Nairobi
- UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:32 am and 6:39 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -8.829 and -140.081 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Wikipedia
- This place on Geonames.org
Safety Score: 3,4 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Kenya.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Kenya. Last Update: 2020-09-22 07:18:37
Busia in Busia with it's 51,981 residents is a town located in Kenya about 222 mi (or 358 km) north-west of Nairobi, the country's capital place.
Time in Busia is now 11:48 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Nairobi with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports nearby Busia. The closest is airport we know is Tororo Airport in Uganda in a distance of 16 mi (or 26 km). The closest airport in Kenya is Kakamega Airport in a distance of 48 mi (or 26 km), North. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. The closest heritage site is Tombs of Buganda Kings at Kasubi in Uganda at a distance of 108 mi (or 174 km).
Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Busia, Tororo, Namayingo, Bugiri and Siaya. 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||18°C / 64 °F|
|Evening Temperature||24°C / 75 °F|
|Night Temperature||20°C / 68 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||11%|
|Air Pressure||1013 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Calm with 1 km/h (1 mph) from North|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 94% of sky|
|General Conditions||Moderate rain|
Wednesday, 23rd of September 2020
26°C (79 °F)
21°C (69 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, scattered clouds.
Thursday, 24th of September 2020
25°C (77 °F)
21°C (69 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, broken clouds.
Friday, 25th of September 2020
24°C (75 °F)
21°C (70 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Videos from this area
These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.
Jesus Power Ministries in Busia County 2014 Part 4
A christian video by EVANGELIST JOSEPHAT SHICHENJE that was shot in Busia County in which he preaches about the need to align faith with actions.
LE-feb-Tour de Frank
Frank van Rijn is ambassadeur van Cycling out of Poverty. Hij bezocht drie projectlocaties in Oeganda en Kenia. Een fiets-naar-school project, een aantal fietskrediet projecten voor vrouwen...
Muslides destroy lives of Heifer Uganda Supported farmers
Mudslides in Eastern Uganda 2011. This is a real life experience I interfaced with while on a Heifer business trip.
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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.
Busia District, Kenya
Busia is a district in the Western Province of Kenya. It borders Kakamega District to the east, Bungoma District and Teso district to the north, Busia District, Uganda to the west, and Lake Victoria to the south. The main economic activity is trade with neighbouring Uganda, with Busia town - the district headquarters - being a cross-border centre.
Busia is a town in Western Kenya. It is the largest town in Busia District, Kenya and the district headquarters are located there.
Busia is a town in Eastern Uganda. It is the main municipal, administrative and commercial center of Busia District and the district headquarters are located there. The district is named after the town.
Busia Airport is an airport in Kenya.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Busia.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know: