in Kisumu, Kenya

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-0.239 and 34.883 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -0° 14' 20" and E 34° 52' 58"
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: 06:50 PM (Sunday)
Timezone: Africa/Nairobi
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:22 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

Discover Ombaka

Ombaka in Kisumu is a place in Kenya about 152 mi (or 244 km) north-west of Nairobi, the country's capital city.

Current time in Ombaka is now 06:50 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Africa / Nairobi with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 9 airports near Ombaka, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Kenya is Kisumu Airport in a distance of 15 mi (or 24 km), North-West. 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 101 mi (or 163 km). The closest in Kenya is Kenya Lake System in the Great Rift Valley in a distance of 105 mi (or 163 km), South.

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

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 27°C / 81 °F

Morning Temperature 21°C / 70 °F
Evening Temperature 26°C / 79 °F
Night Temperature 20°C / 68 °F
Chance of rainfall 3%
Air Humidity 60%
Air Pressure 1013 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 57% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Monday, 18th of October 2021

27°C (81 °F)
21°C (70 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Tuesday, 19th of October 2021

28°C (82 °F)
20°C (68 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Wednesday, 20th of October 2021

27°C (81 °F)
22°C (71 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Videos from this area

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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.

Sand-boats at Lake Victoria

Published: April 30, 2014
Length: 43:39 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: MrMuasa

Agroforestry in Kenya is supporting both climate adaptation and mitigation

Published: July 15, 2013
Length: 42:52 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agr

In the Nyando basin in Western Kenya, climate change and variability are already evident. Droughts, floods and unpredictable rainfall have increased, affecting agriculture and food security....

You people love us

Published: March 26, 2015
Length: 38:14 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Charles Stratton

George Kauma explains why we traveled to be with the Luo people of Otho Abwao.

The drummer from Kisumo

Published: November 05, 2010
Length: 42:49 min
Rating: 1 of 5
Author: MrMuasa

This boy is a pupil at one primary school in Kisumo in Kenya. He is one of the best drummers in Kenya. He does not have his own drums and need eight drums and sticks. Are there someone to support.

The gift of water

Published: March 26, 2015
Length: 11:37 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Charles Stratton

Celebrating with the Otho Abwao community after water pump and pipeline fixes were successful!

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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.

Kisumu County

Kisumu County is the county covering the old administrative district of Nyanza Province in western Kenya. Its headquarters is Kisumu City. It has a population of 504,359 (as of 1999) and a land area of 919 km² http://www. statoids. com/yke. html. The main industries are subsistence agriculture and fishery on Lake Victoria. Kisumu Town is the main commercial centre in western Kenya. Kisumu County had been split up further.

Located at -0.25, 34.9167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
, Counties of Kenya

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