in Marsabit, Kenya
- Protection and management requirements (Unesco heritage, 114 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 2.328 and 37.990 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 2° 19' 42" and E 37° 59' 23"
- 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: 11:34 AM (Wednesday)
- Timezone: Africa/Nairobi
- UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:23 am and 6:33 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -8.819 and -140.068 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Safety Score: 3,9 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: 2021-04-14 08:22:48
Delve into Marsabit
Marsabit in Marsabit with it's 15,361 habitants is located in Kenya about 262 mi (or 422 km) north of Nairobi, the country's capital town.
Current time in Marsabit is now 11:34 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Nairobi with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Marsabit. The closest airport in Kenya is Segel Airport in a distance of 2 mi (or 3 km), North. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Protection and management requirements in a distance of 114 mi (or 184 km), North-West.
While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Maralal, Isiolo, Wajir, Meru and Kathwana. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 26°C / 78 °F
|Morning Temperature||19°C / 65 °F|
|Evening Temperature||25°C / 76 °F|
|Night Temperature||21°C / 70 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1012 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Gentle Breeze with 9 km/h (5 mph) from North-West|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 98% of sky|
|General Conditions||Light rain|
Thursday, 15th of April 2021
25°C (78 °F)
22°C (71 °F)
Overcast clouds, moderate breeze.
Friday, 16th of April 2021
26°C (79 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Broken clouds, moderate breeze.
Saturday, 17th of April 2021
26°C (79 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, scattered clouds.
Videos from this area
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Cargo Human Care e.V. Marsabit Kenya
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Partners for Care - Treating Jiggers affecting children in Marsabit, Kenya
This brief video shows how jiggers affect the hands and feet of children in this remote region in northern Kenya. Partners for Care staff travel to Marsabit and other under-served peoples in...
Vagabondo per il mondo Ep.2 - From Moyale to Isiolo - Kenya
Second episode for the Tour around the World by Mauro Dagna, alias "Vagabondo per il mondo" and his bike. From Moyale, the border between Ethiopia and Kenya, we descend together until Isiolo,...
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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.
Marsabit is a town in northern Kenya, located 170 km east of the center of the East African Rift at 37°58' E, 2°19' N (37.97°E, 2.32 N). It is located in the Eastern Province and is almost surrounded by the Marsabit National Park and Reserve. It serves as the capital of Marsabit District, and lies southeast of the Chalbi Desert in a forested area known for its volcanoes and crater lakes.
Marsabit is a 6300 km² basaltic shield volcano in Kenya, located 170 km east of the center of the East African Rift, in Marsabit District near the town of Marsabit. This was primarily built during the Miocene, but some lava flows and explosive maar-forming eruptions have occurred more recently. At least two of the maars host crater lakes. The volcano is covered by dense forest. Marsabit National Park is in the area.
Marsabit Airport is an airport in Kenya.
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