in Kakamega, Kenya

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
0.335 and 34.486 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 0° 20' 6" and E 34° 29' 11"
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: 02:28 PM (Monday)
Timezone: Africa/Nairobi
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:23 am and 6:30 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

Discover Mumias

Mumias in Kakamega with it's 45,485 citizens is a city in Kenya about 196 mi (or 315 km) north-west of Nairobi, the country's capital city.

Local time in Mumias is now 02:28 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Africa / Nairobi with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 9 airports in the vicinity of Mumias, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Kenya is Kakamega Airport in a distance of 21 mi (or 34 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Bungoma, Bungoma, Kakamega, Siaya and Busia. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 27°C / 80 °F

Morning Temperature 17°C / 62 °F
Evening Temperature 19°C / 67 °F
Night Temperature 16°C / 62 °F
Chance of rainfall 4%
Air Humidity 50%
Air Pressure 1011 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 47% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Tuesday, 19th of October 2021

27°C (80 °F)
17°C (62 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Wednesday, 20th of October 2021

26°C (79 °F)
17°C (62 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Thursday, 21st of October 2021

27°C (80 °F)
17°C (63 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast 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
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Author: vital cee

Ceevan finally play's soccer at his cradle land.

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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.


Mumias is a town in the Western Province of Kenya. The town has an urban population of 32.965 (1999 census) http://www. ilri. cgiar. org/html/Urban%20Poverty%20all%20Kenya%20Province%20through%20Location%20Final. xls Mumias is the center of the Mumias Division of the Butere/Mumias District. The town is linked by road to Kakamega (in east), Busia (west), Bungoma (north), Butere (south). The village of Buchinga is located between Mumias and Kakamega. Mumias Sugar Company is a major employer.

Located at 0.333333, 34.4833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Mumias, Butere/Mumias District, Populated places in Western Province (Kenya)

Butere/Mumias District

Butere/Mumias District is an administrative district in the Western Province of Kenya. Its capital town is Butere. The district has a population of 476,928 (1999 census) and an area of 939 km² http://www. statoids. com/yke. html. The district has four constituencies: Butere Constituency Khwisero Constituency Matungu Constituency Mumias Constituency

Located at 0.333333, 34.4833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Butere/Mumias District, Districts of Kenya

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