in Kisii, Kenya
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- -0.682 and 34.767 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- S -0° 40' 54" and E 34° 45' 59"
- 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: 11:21 AM (Friday)
- Timezone: Africa/Nairobi
- UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:42 am and 6:48 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -8.819 and -140.068 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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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: 2020-08-14 07:21:12
Kisii in Kisii with it's 28,547 residents is a town located in Kenya about 148 mi (or 238 km) west of Nairobi, the country's capital place.
Time in Kisii is now 11:21 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named Africa / Nairobi with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 9 airports nearby Kisii, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Kenya is Kericho Airport in a distance of 38 mi (or 61 km), North-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site is Serengeti National Park in Tanzania at a distance of 69 mi (or 112 km). The closest in Kenya is Kenya Lake System in the Great Rift Valley in a distance of 128 mi (or 112 km), South.
Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Nyamira, Homa Bay, Migori, Kisumu and Bomet. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 25°C / 77 °F
|Morning Temperature||17°C / 63 °F|
|Evening Temperature||23°C / 73 °F|
|Night Temperature||19°C / 66 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||3%|
|Air Pressure||1012 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Light breeze with 4 km/h (2 mph) from South-East|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 85% of sky|
|General Conditions||Moderate rain|
Saturday, 15th of August 2020
27°C (80 °F)
19°C (66 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Sunday, 16th of August 2020
28°C (82 °F)
19°C (66 °F)
Overcast clouds, light breeze.
Monday, 17th of August 2020
28°C (83 °F)
21°C (69 °F)
Overcast clouds, light breeze.
Videos from this area
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Donald Muriuki and Kisii University Christian Union Finalists at Kisii Childrens' Home
Elders Visit To the Childrens' Home.
7 Lions Kill Wildebeest In Front Of Our Car Mattamyhuey's photos, Kenya (lion kill wilderbeast)
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Rusinga in the rain #2
Capturing some moments on a visit to St Dominics Rusinga secondary school. Visit www.EPAfrica.org to see other school in which EPAfrica works.
Twiga Kids at Play
How the Twiga kids take advantage of the centre for a few hours at the weekend, before getting back to the weekly routine of surviving.
Ufanisi Resort . This is a 4 Star Hotel located in Kisii Town, Kenya. I loved the fact that it's in town, the rooms were up to standard, clean, good food, there's also ...
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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.
This article refers to the city of Kisii. For the district of the same name, see Kisii District Kisii is a city located southwestern Kenya. It is the main urban and commercial centre in the Gusii Highlands. A vibrant town, the Kisii municipality has a population of about 83,000, according to 2008 estimates. However, it has a large dependent metropolitan population of over 100,000 residents, as per the latest national population and housing census of 2009.
Gusii Stadium is a multi-use stadium in Kisii, Kenya. It is used mostly for football matches and is the home stadium of Shabana Kisii. The stadium holds 5,000 people.
Kisii School Kisii High School is a public National boy’s school, which is a non profit public institution established in 1934 (by the Young Kavirondo Association) to provide quality secondary education to young pupils. The mandate of the school is to implement the government’s educational programmes for Kenyans with the view to developing their potential in national leadership.
Kisii County is a county in the old Nyanza Province in southwestern Kenya. Its capital town is Kisii. The county is inhabited mostly by the Gusii people.
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Kisii, Kisii town, کیسی، کنیا, კისიი, کیسیی، کینیا, 基西