in Kilifi, Kenya

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-3.218 and 40.117 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -3° 13' 4" and E 40° 7' 0"
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: 03:04 PM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Africa/Nairobi
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:26 am and 6:35 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

Delve into Malindi

Malindi in Kilifi with it's 118,265 habitants is a town located in Kenya about 264 mi (or 425 km) south-east of Nairobi, the country's capital town.

Time in Malindi is now 03:04 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Nairobi with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Malindi, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Kenya is Malindi Airport in a distance of 1 mi (or 2 km), South-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Kenya is Fort Jesus, Mombasa in a distance of 58 mi (or 94 km), South-West. In need of a room? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Kilifi, Mombasa, Kwale, Lamu and Hola. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 31°C / 89 °F

Morning Temperature 28°C / 82 °F
Evening Temperature 29°C / 85 °F
Night Temperature 28°C / 82 °F
Chance of rainfall 2%
Air Humidity 61%
Air Pressure 1012 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 10 km/h (6 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 92% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Wednesday, 6th of March 2024

31°C (88 °F)
28°C (83 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, few clouds.

Thursday, 7th of March 2024

32°C (89 °F)
29°C (83 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Friday, 8th of March 2024

32°C (89 °F)
29°C (84 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, few clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Pine Court Malindi-Kenya

0,6 mi
Lamu Road
80200 Malindi

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 06:00
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00

Leopard Point Beach Resort

0,1 mi
Smeraldo Road,Mayungu Road
80200 Malindi

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Silversand Residence

1,2 mi
Silversand road
80200 Malindi

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Dream Of Africa

1,5 mi
Casuarina ROAD
80200 Malindi

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Videos from this area

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Furnished Malindi Homes for rent in Kenya

Published: March 15, 2015
Length: 00:18 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Malindi Real Estate

Furnished Malindi Apartments for rent in a secured gated community These high end 2 bedrooms all en-suite Apartments to Let in Malindi Kenya have swimming pool, beach access, and top end ...

Coasting through Kenya, Malindi

Published: March 12, 2009
Length: 00:28 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Wanderlusts

John and Cara make a quick stop over to Malindi on route to Lamu. Malindi is a nice swahili town with a decent beach and restaurants serving up really good and spicey Swahili and Indian dishes.

oasis of peace sanctuary malindi praise

Published: May 05, 2014
Length: 29:08 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: oasis of peace sanctuary

praise songs by oasis of peace sanctuary praise and worship team.......Be Blessed.....

Malindi hotel business with high income, Beautiful Malindi properties

Published: December 16, 2014
Length: 04:30 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Malindi Real Estate

A Lucrative Kenya Hotel Business for Sale in Malindi near The Billionaire Resort, 500m to the Beach. Hotel business is currently known as Bush Baby Resort This Malindi Resort business for...

Kenya - Malindi -Safari 2011

Published: April 05, 2011
Length: 30:26 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Simona Atzeni

Safari in Africa è per lo più sinonimo di safari in Kenya, è un viaggio avvincente nel cuore di una natura esuberante e di un paesaggio suggestivo. Questo video vi regalerà emozioni uniche,...

malindi, lamu road

Published: January 06, 2009
Length: 12:40 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: fixreb

Kenya, Malindi, Lamu Road.


Published: April 10, 2013
Length: 55:14 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Andree's Expeditions

Kurzer Trailer über das Spinnfischen auf Segelfisch vor der Küste Kenias. Andreas Knausenberger und Rainer Korn auf der Jagd nach dem schnellsten Fisch der Welt! Infos zum Spinnfischen auf...

Malindi in TukTuk dal Nakumatt a Maimoon Medical Centre

Published: February 05, 2015
Length: 59:28 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Andrea Albini

Malindi in TukTuk dal Nakumatt a Maimoon Medical Centre.

Malindi Town originali FILE0214

Published: October 21, 2014
Length: 44:15 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Andrea Albini

Malindi Town originali FILE0227

Published: October 21, 2014
Length: 47:29 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Andrea Albini

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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.


Malindi (once known as Melinde) is a town on Malindi Bay at the mouth of the Galana River, lying on the Indian Ocean coast of Kenya. It is 120 kilometres northeast of Mombasa. The population of Malindi is 117,735 (in 1999 census). It is the capital of the Malindi District. Tourism is the major industry in Malindi. The city is exceptionally popular among Italian tourists. Malindi is served with a domestic airport and a highway between Mombasa and Lamu.

Located at -3.21667, 40.1167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Malindi, Malindi District, Populated places in Coast Province, Populated coastal places in Kenya, Former Portuguese colonies, Swahili city-states, Athi-Galana-Sabaki River

Malindi Airport

Malindi Airport is an airport in Kenya. It is located in Malindi District, Coast Province, in the town of Malindi, in southeastern Kenya, at the Indian Ocean coast. Its location is approximately 412 kilometres, by air, southeast of Nairobi International Airport, the country’s largest civilian airport. The geographic coordinates of this airport are:3° 12' 54.00"S, 40° 6' 0.00"E .

Located at -3.215, 40.1 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Kenya, Malindi, Malindi District, Coast Province

Popular in vicinity

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Malindi, ماليندي, مالیندی، کنیا, Melinde, MYD, マリンディ, მალინდი, 말린디, Malindis, Малинди, Малінді, مالیندی, 馬林迪