in Isiolo, Kenya

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
0.355 and 37.582 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 0° 21' 16" and E 37° 34' 55"
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: 04:24 PM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Africa/Nairobi
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:37 am and 6:44 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-8.819 and -140.068 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Kenya in Eastern Africa

Safety Score: 3,1 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: 2024-03-05 08:22:39

Explore Isiolo

Isiolo in Isiolo with it's 33,207 inhabitants is a city in Kenya about 125 mi (or 201 km) north-east of Nairobi, the country's capital.

Local time in Isiolo is now 04:24 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Nairobi with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Isiolo, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Kenya is Samburu South Airport in a distance of 13 mi (or 20 km), North. 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 23 mi (or 37 km), South-West.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Meru, Kathwana, Nanyuki, Chuka and Embu. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 28°C / 83 °F

Morning Temperature 22°C / 71 °F
Evening Temperature 26°C / 79 °F
Night Temperature 22°C / 72 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 52%
Air Pressure 1014 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 9 km/h (6 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 97% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Wednesday, 6th of March 2024

29°C (84 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Few clouds, moderate breeze.

Thursday, 7th of March 2024

30°C (86 °F)
25°C (76 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Friday, 8th of March 2024

30°C (87 °F)
26°C (78 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Videos from this area

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The Village Market Look Good Promotion

Published: July 06, 2011
Length: 29:10 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: TheVillageMarketKE

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Kenya: Atlas of Our Changing Environment

Published: October 01, 2009
Length: 38:18 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: UNEPGRIDSiouxFalls

Released 13 February 2009, the Kenya Atlas shows both the diversity and the fragility of the country's natural assets which are at the heart of the nation's socio-economic development.


Published: December 30, 2008
Length: 27:39 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: pictureplanet


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Published: November 29, 2008
Length: 32:55 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: PHWTSM

Jul, 2007-Construction of 1st building at Haven on the Hill Children's Home-Part 1.

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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.


Isiolo is a town in the Eastern Province, Kenya. It is situated in the Upper Eastern sub-region, and lies 285 kilometres north of Nairobi, the capital city of Kenya. The town grew around the local military camps, much of the population being descended from former Somali soldiers who had fought in World War I as well as other Cushitic-speaking pastoral communities and the Ameru community.

Located at 0.35, 37.5833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Isiolo District, Populated places in Eastern Province (Kenya)

Isiolo Airport

Isiolo Airport is an airport in Kenya.

Located at 0.343611, 37.5878 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Kenya, Isiolo District, Eastern Province (Kenya)

Popular in vicinity

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

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Isiolo, Исиоло