in Garissa, Kenya
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- -0.453 and 39.646 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- S -0° 27' 9" and E 39° 38' 45"
- 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: 11:58 AM (Tuesday)
- Timezone: Africa/Nairobi
- UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:10 am and 6:17 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: 2020-09-22 07:18:37
Delve into Garissa
Garissa in Garissa with it's 67,861 habitants is located in Kenya about 204 mi (or 328 km) east of Nairobi, the country's capital town.
Current time in Garissa is now 11:58 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Nairobi with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Garissa. The closest airport in Kenya is Garissa Airport in a distance of 1 mi (or 1 km), South. 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 Sacred Mijikenda Kaya Forests in a distance of 112 mi (or 180 km), South.
While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Hola, Kathwana, Kitui, Chuka and Meru. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 33°C / 92 °F
|Morning Temperature||23°C / 74 °F|
|Evening Temperature||32°C / 89 °F|
|Night Temperature||28°C / 82 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1013 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Fresh Breeze with 14 km/h (9 mph) from North|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 91% of sky|
|General Conditions||Overcast clouds|
Wednesday, 23rd of September 2020
31°C (89 °F)
27°C (81 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.
Thursday, 24th of September 2020
30°C (86 °F)
27°C (81 °F)
Overcast clouds, moderate breeze.
Friday, 25th of September 2020
33°C (91 °F)
27°C (80 °F)
Overcast clouds, fresh breeze.
Videos from this area
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This is a documentary about Hulugho district in Garissa county, it was produced by freelance journalist Ahmed Hussein on June 2011.
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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.
Garissa is a city in the North Eastern Province in Kenya.
Garissa Airport is an airport in Kenya.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Garissa.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Garissa, غاريسا, گاریسا، کنیا, גאריסה, GAS, ガリッサ, გარისა, 가리사, Garisa, Гарисса, Gaarisa, Гариса, Гарісса, گاریسا, 加里萨