in Mombasa, Kenya
- Fort Jesus, Mombasa (Unesco heritage, 8 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- -4.055 and 39.664 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- S -4° 3' 16" and E 39° 39' 48"
- 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: 02:07 PM (Thursday)
- Timezone: Africa/Nairobi
- UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:07 am and 6:16 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -8.819 and -140.068 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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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: 2023-09-28 08:27:29
Mombasa in Mombasa with it's 799,668 inhabitants is a city in Kenya about 274 mi (or 441 km) south-east of Nairobi, the country's capital.
Local time in Mombasa is now 02:07 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Africa / Nairobi with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Mombasa, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Kenya is Mombasa Moi International Airport in a distance of 5 mi (or 8 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Fort Jesus, Mombasa in a distance of 8 mi (or 13 km), North. If you need a place to sleep, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Kwale, Kilifi, Wete, Tanga and Chake Chake. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 29°C / 83 °F
|Morning Temperature||23°C / 74 °F|
|Evening Temperature||26°C / 79 °F|
|Night Temperature||24°C / 76 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1015 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Moderate breeze with 10 km/h (6 mph) from North-West|
|Cloud Conditions||Scattered clouds, covering 28% of sky|
|General Conditions||Light rain|
Friday, 29th of September 2023
28°C (83 °F)
24°C (76 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, scattered clouds.
Saturday, 30th of September 2023
29°C (84 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, few clouds.
Sunday, 1st of October 2023
28°C (82 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, broken clouds.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Sun Africa Beach Resort
Diani Reef Grand
NEPTUNE BEACH RESORT
NEPTUNE VILLAGE RES AND SPA
NEPTUNE PARADISE BEACH RES SPA
Nyali Sun Africa Beach Hotel & Spa
Voyager Beach Resort Mombasa
NEPTUNE PALM BEACH RESORT
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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.
2002 Mombasa attacks
The 2002 Mombasa attacks refer to terrorist attacks on an Israeli-owned hotel and a plane belonging to an Israeli airline in Mombasa, Kenya on 28 November 2002. An all-terrain vehicle crashed through a barrier outside the Paradise Hotel and blew up, killing 13 and injuring 80. At the same time two surface-to-air missiles fired at an Israeli charter plane. Paradise Hotel was the only Israeli-owned hotel in the Mombasa area.
Fort Jesus (Forte Jesus de Mombaça) is a Portuguese fort built in 1591 by order of King Philip I of Portugal (King Philip II of Spain), then ruler of the joint Portuguese and Spanish Kingdoms, located on Mombasa Island to guard the Old Port of Mombasa, Kenya. It was built in the shape of a man (viewed from the air), and was given the name of Jesus.
Mombasa Island is a 5 km by 3 km coral outcrop located on Kenya's coast on the Indian Ocean, which is connected to the mainland by a causeway. The city of Mombasa is located on the island. The old town of Mombasa is located at the eastern, seaward end of the island. Kilindini and Port Reitz, the modern deep water harbour and port separates the island from the Kenyan mainland to the south.
Mombasa Municipal Stadium
Municipal Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Mombasa, Kenya. It used mostly for football matches and holds 10,000 people.
Moi Avenue (Mombasa)
Moi Avenue is a primary thoroughfare in Mombasa, Kenya. The road runs from west to east from Kilindini to a roundabout with Digo Road, at one time this road was called Kilindini Road, the name was changed in recognition of Kenya's second President Daniel Arap Moi. The road consists of two two-lane carriageways, and like Jomo Kenyatta Avenue, a central median of approximately 3 feet in width, which sometime have flowers planted in them.
The Nyali Bridge is a concrete girder bridge connecting the city of Mombasa on Mombasa Island to the mainland of Kenya. The bridge crosses Tudor Creek to the north-east of the island. The bridge is one of three road links out of Mombasa. The Likoni Ferry provides a third transport link to the island, and is situated at the southern tip. The mainland approach to the bridge serves as a police checkpoint in both directions.
Nyali Bridge (1931)
The Nyali Bridge was a floating pontoon bridge linking Mombasa Island to the Kenyan mainland. The bridge linked the Mzizima district of Mombasa to Nyali, and was built in 1931. In 1980, the bridge was superseded by the New Nyali Bridge (located approximately 0.55 miles to the north), leaving the steel bridge to be dismantled for scrap.
Aga Khan Hospital, Mombasa
Established in 1944, the Aga Khan Hospital, Mombasa is part of the Aga Khan Health Services (AKHS). It is a 96-bed acute care facility offering quality cost-effective and value-added health care. The Hospital provides general medical services, specialist clinics and high-tech diagnostic services. It is part of the Aga Khan Health Services international referral system with links to the Aga Khan University Hospital, Nairobi and Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi.
Coast Gymkhana Club Ground
Coast Gymkhana Club Ground is a cricket ground in Mombasa, Kenya. The first recorded match held on the ground came in 1999 when a Coast Cricket Association XI played the touring Marylebone Cricket Club. The ground held its first List A match in 2010 when Kenya played the United Arab Emirates. Kenya won the match by 24 runs. The ground is owned by the Coast Gymkhana Club. The club is located roughly a hundred metres from the Mombasa Sports Club, which has hosted One Day Internationals.
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Mombassa, Mvita, Mombasa, مومباسا, Горад Мамбаса, Момбаса, মোমবাকা, Μομπάσα, מומבסה, MBA, モンバサ, მომბასა, 몸바사, Mombása, मोम्बासा, Mombaça, Mombaaso, ممباسا, 蒙巴萨