in Kisumu, Kenya

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-0.039 and 34.634 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -0° 2' 19" and E 34° 38' 1"
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: 02:51 PM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Africa/Nairobi
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:21 am and 6:28 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

Delve into Chulaimbo

Chulaimbo in Kisumu is located in Kenya about 174 mi (or 279 km) north-west of Nairobi, the country's capital town.

Current time in Chulaimbo is now 02:51 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Nairobi with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 9 airports close to Chulaimbo, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Kenya is Kisumu Airport in a distance of 7 mi (or 12 km), South-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 113 mi (or 181 km). The closest in Kenya is Kenya Lake System in the Great Rift Valley in a distance of 116 mi (or 181 km), South.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Kisumu, Kakamega, Siaya, Homa Bay and Kapsabet. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 29°C / 85 °F

Morning Temperature 19°C / 66 °F
Evening Temperature 26°C / 78 °F
Night Temperature 22°C / 72 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 38%
Air Pressure 1011 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 59% of sky
General Conditions Broken clouds

Wednesday, 27th of October 2021

28°C (82 °F)
21°C (70 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Thursday, 28th of October 2021

28°C (82 °F)
19°C (67 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Friday, 29th of October 2021

28°C (83 °F)
21°C (70 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, clear sky.

Videos from this area

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visiting paul in kisumu you tube.mpg

Published: March 23, 2011
Length: 36:05 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: gerardduursma

Vakantie in Kenia. Zeilen op het Victoriameer. Talapia eten.

Mega Plaza Kisumu #1

Published: August 16, 2010
Length: 12:32 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: shigerukawachi

Inside Mega Plaza Nakmat in Kisumu where I found a good location for a shop.


Published: January 28, 2008
Length: 34:47 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Maweni Farm Documentaries

Kisumu, Kenya, 2004. The making and drinking of Chang'aa alcohol in the Ubungo slum. Maweni Farm, IOGT-NTO.

kbh 824x (Grafran logistics ksm kenya)

Published: August 23, 2011
Length: 50:44 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: francisnj9

tel number 0725892101 car hire kisumu kenya. cost 9000,2000 driver.


Published: November 01, 2008
Length: 52:05 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Arild Reidarsen

Jan's Academy, Kisumu Kenya.

Eerste schooldagen Jamilo.mpg

Published: January 20, 2010
Length: 56:41 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Jan Dalm

De JAMILO Nursery en Primary School, Kisumu - Kenia. De eerste schooldagen vanaf 04 januari 2010.

Cycling Blue for Kenya English

Published: September 05, 2009
Length: 10:40 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Cyclingoutofpoverty

KLM and her employees have always shown social responsibility. In 2009 KLM celebrates her 90th birthday and is therefore sponsoring a charity. KLM is raising funds with a range of activities...

Solar Cookers International

Published: November 09, 2010
Length: 17:51 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Yas Salhia

When you give money to charity, one often wonders ... does it make a difference? After spending time in Kenya with Solar Cookers International, I witnessed just how much of a difference it...

Fetching Water From the River

Published: January 15, 2011
Length: 01:31 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Alan Rubin

A lesson in fetching water from the river.

Maseno Maths Camp

Published: September 15, 2014
Length: 55:29 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: African Maths Initiative

Clips and interviews from one of ami's maths camps hosted at Maseno University, Kenya.

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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.

Maseno University

Maseno University is a university based in Maseno, near Kisumu, in Kenya and was founded in 1991. It is one of the seven public universities in Kenya. The university is in Maseno Township along Kisumu-Busia road, some 25 km from Kisumu City and 400 km west of Nairobi. It has two campuses: the Kisumu and the main campus. The main campus is along Kisumu-Busia road, while the Kisumu campus is located in Kisumu City. The name "Maseno" was coined by Rev. J.J.

Located at -0.004822, 34.6004 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Universities and colleges in Kenya, Education in Nyanza Province, Kisumu, Educational institutions established in 1991, Association of Commonwealth Universities


Maseno is a town in Kisumu District of Nyanza Province, Kenya. It is located along Kisumu - Busia highway 20 kilometers northwest of Kisumu, the provincial capital. Another road connects Maseno to Vihiga town, located 15 kilometers east of Maseno. The altitude of Maseno is 1,503 metres or 4,934 feet above sea level. Maseno town is the headquarters of Maseno Division, one of four administrative divisions of Kisumu District.

Located at -0.0166667, 34.6 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Kisumu District, Populated places in Nyanza Province

Lela, Kenya

Lela is a small town in western Kenya near Lake Victoria. Elevation 1454m.

Located at -0.0333333, 34.6 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Nyanza Province, Kisumu District

Maseno School

Maseno School is one of the oldest schools in Kenya. It was established in 1906 by the Missionaries of the Church Missionary Society (CMS) as a school for the children of African chiefs. The first administrator of the school was Rev. James Jamieson Willis fondly remembered as J. J Willis. In 1905, Willis was sent to explore the Kavirondo or lake region of Kenya as a prospective place for the establishment of a mission.

Located at -0.001581, 34.6063 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Schools in Kenya, Education in Nyanza Province

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