in Embu, Kenya
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- -0.531 and 37.451 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- S -0° 31' 52" and E 37° 27' 2"
- 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: 11:30 PM (Thursday)
- Timezone: Africa/Nairobi
- UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:10 am and 6:18 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -8.819 and -140.068 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Wikipedia
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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: 2021-06-16 08:28:49
Delve into Embu
Embu in Embu with it's 34,922 habitants is located in Kenya about 68 mi (or 109 km) north-east of Nairobi, the country's capital town.
Current time in Embu is now 11:30 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Africa / Nairobi with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Embu, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Kenya is Nyeri Airport in a distance of 35 mi (or 56 km), West. 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 Kenya is Mount Kenya National Park/Natural Forest in a distance of 48 mi (or 78 km), North.
While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Keruguya, Chuka, Murang'a, Nyeri and Meru. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 22°C / 71 °F
|Morning Temperature||14°C / 57 °F|
|Evening Temperature||19°C / 67 °F|
|Night Temperature||16°C / 60 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||3%|
|Air Pressure||1015 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from North-West|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 95% of sky|
|General Conditions||Light rain|
Friday, 22nd of October 2021
25°C (76 °F)
16°C (62 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Saturday, 23rd of October 2021
26°C (79 °F)
18°C (64 °F)
Scattered clouds, light breeze.
Sunday, 24th of October 2021
27°C (80 °F)
18°C (65 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.
Videos from this area
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DSW, EYAA Youth Center, Embu, Kenya
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DSW, EYAA Youth Center, Embu, Kenya
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Just 3km off Meru- Embu Highway. The falls are quite something. They neighbor Nthenge Njeru Falls.
CS MATIANGI AT EMBU KENYA SCHOOL OF GOVERNMENT
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Places to Visit in Kirinyaga County.
Kirinyaga is such a beautiful county.I visited the Rukenya falls and it was breathtaking.Enjoy the video guys please dont forget to subscribe, leave a comment ...
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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.
Embu is a town located approximately 120 kilometres northeast of Nairobi towards Mount Kenya. Embu serves as the provincial headquarters of Eastern Province in Kenya and is also the district headquarters of Embu District. Located on the southeastern slopes of Mount Kenya, the town of Embu has a population of 41,092.
Kangaru High School
Kangaru School is located in the Eastern Province of Kenya in Embu. It was built by the first missionaries that arrived in Kenya during the colonialism in the 1920s. It was rebuilt in 1947 on a Harambee basis. There is a nearby village called Kangaru which is probably where the name comes from. There is a river close to the school, the Kapingazi River, that students called "rivee. " The student population is about 500 with a teaching staff of about 30.
Embu Airport is an airport Kenya.
Governor-Martin Nyaga Wambora Senator- Lenny Kivuti Women Representative -Rose Mitaru Embu County is a county covering the former administrative district in the old Eastern Province of Kenya of the same name, and the former district of Mbeere. Its capital town is Embu. The county has a population of 278,196 http://treasury. go. ke/cbs. go. ke/pdf/authority. pdf
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Embu.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Kirimari, Embu, امبو، کنیا, ემბუ, Эмба, Эмбу, Ембу, عمبو، کینیا, 恩布