in Laikipia, Kenya
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 0.017 and 37.073 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 0° 1' 0" and E 37° 4' 22"
- 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: 03:56 PM (Monday)
- Timezone: Africa/Nairobi
- UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:18 am and 6:25 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -8.819 and -140.068 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Wikipedia
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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: 2023-12-04 08:25:54
Nanyuki in Laikipia with it's 36,142 citizens is a town in Kenya about 92 mi (or 147 km) north of Nairobi, the country's capital city.
Current time in Nanyuki is now 03:56 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Africa / Nairobi with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports near Nanyuki, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Kenya is Nanyuki Airport in a distance of 6 mi (or 9 km), South. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Kenya is Mount Kenya National Park/Natural Forest in a distance of 19 mi (or 31 km), North-East. Looking for a place to stay? we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Nyeri, Keruguya, Meru, Isiolo and Embu. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 22°C / 71 °F
|Morning Temperature||12°C / 53 °F|
|Evening Temperature||17°C / 63 °F|
|Night Temperature||13°C / 56 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1015 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Gentle Breeze with 9 km/h (5 mph) from South-West|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 88% of sky|
|General Conditions||Overcast clouds|
Tuesday, 5th of December 2023
22°C (72 °F)
13°C (56 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Wednesday, 6th of December 2023
23°C (73 °F)
14°C (58 °F)
Few clouds, gentle breeze.
Thursday, 7th of December 2023
22°C (72 °F)
16°C (60 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, few clouds.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Videos from this area
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Coriolis Effect in Nanyuki Kenya
On our safari in Kenya we stopped in Nanyuki and were given a demonstration of the Coriolis Effect.
Nanyuki Camel Camp, un camp somalien au Kenya
L'expérience de vivre dans un camp somalien au Kenya lors d'un Safari privé.
Efekt Coriolisa Kenia / Coriolis Effect Kenya
Prezentacja Efektu Coriolisa na równiku w Kenii w pobliżu miasta Nanyuki. Presentation of Coriolis Effect on the Equator in Kenya near the city of Nanyuki.
PKSS - A cultural exchange between Uaso Nyiro and ASIA North Poplar
Project Kenya Sister Schools (PKSS) is a charitable organization that helps Kenyan kids go to school while supporting the conservation efforts of the Ol Pejeta Wildlife Conservancy in the Laikipia...
Heather Hall of PKSS describes lunch in a Kenyan school.
Heather Hall from Project Kenya Sister Schools describes a typical Kenyan school lunch. Project Kenya Sister Schools is a Canadian based North American charitable organization that helps Kenyan...
Grandma Mary's kids play with technology
Grandma Mary's kids had the opportunity to play with some technology while we waited for Grandma to arrive. They also looked at a photo album that included pictures from the last 4 years.
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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.
Nanyuki is a market town in central-east Rift Valley region of Kenya lying northwest of Mount Kenya along the A2 road and at the terminus of the branch railway from Nairobi. It is situated just north of the Equator (0° 01' North). It was founded in 1907 by British settlers, some of whose descendants still live in and around the town. Nanyuki is currently the main airbase of the Kenya Air Force.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Nanyuki.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Nanyuki, نانیوکی، کنیا, NYK, ნანიუკი, Нанюки, نانیوکی, 納紐基