in Kakamega, Kenya

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
0.206 and 34.493 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 0° 12' 22" and E 34° 29' 36"
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: 07:07 AM (Thursday)
Timezone: Africa/Nairobi
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:23 am and 6:29 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: 3,4 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

Explore Butere

Butere in Kakamega with it's 11,205 inhabitants is a city in Kenya about 191 mi (or 307 km) north-west of Nairobi, the country's capital.

Local time in Butere is now 07:07 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Africa / Nairobi with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 9 airports in the vicinity of Butere, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Kenya is Kakamega Airport in a distance of 21 mi (or 33 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Siaya, Kakamega, Bungoma, Bungoma and Kisumu. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 26°C / 79 °F

Morning Temperature 15°C / 58 °F
Evening Temperature 20°C / 68 °F
Night Temperature 18°C / 64 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 48%
Air Pressure 1012 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Friday, 22nd of October 2021

26°C (79 °F)
17°C (63 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Saturday, 23rd of October 2021

27°C (80 °F)
19°C (66 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, scattered clouds.

Sunday, 24th of October 2021

27°C (81 °F)
17°C (63 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, broken clouds.

Videos from this area

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Mumias Sugar Company on flames

Published: May 31, 2014
Length: 44:23 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: melvin cimmarro

happened a while back, good thing it was contained.

Journey to homeland

Published: November 18, 2018
Length: 52:27 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: vital cee

Ceevan finally play's soccer at his cradle land.

Friends of mukambi-NAULI PRODUCT

Published: April 01, 2019
Length: 54:50 min
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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.


Butere is a town in the Western Province of Kenya. It has an urban population of 8636 (1999 census) The town is the capital of Butere District formerly Butere/Mumias District.

Located at 0.216667, 34.5 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Butere/Mumias District, Populated places in Western Province (Kenya)

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