in Nandi, Kenya

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
0.204 and 35.105 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 0° 12' 13" and E 35° 6' 17"
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: 06:30 PM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Africa/Nairobi
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:33 am and 6:41 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: 3,1 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: 2024-05-29 08:01:30

Delve into Kapsabet

Kapsabet in Nandi with it's 3,758 habitants is a town located in Kenya about 157 mi (or 252 km) north-west of Nairobi, the country's capital town.

Time in Kapsabet is now 06:30 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Nairobi with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 9 airports closer to Kapsabet, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Kenya is Eldoret International Airport in a distance of 17 mi (or 27 km), North-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Kenya Lake System in the Great Rift Valley in a distance of 80 mi (or 129 km), East.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Eldoret, Kakamega, Kisumu, Kericho and Bungoma. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 23°C / 74 °F

Morning Temperature 12°C / 54 °F
Evening Temperature 19°C / 67 °F
Night Temperature 14°C / 57 °F
Chance of rainfall 1%
Air Humidity 50%
Air Pressure 1020 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 87% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Thursday, 30th of May 2024

23°C (73 °F)
14°C (58 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Friday, 31st of May 2024

23°C (73 °F)
15°C (58 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, few clouds.

Saturday, 1st of June 2024

23°C (74 °F)
14°C (58 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, scattered clouds.

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Foggy day ride to Nandi Hills on Swift :D

Published: June 29, 2013
Length: 48:51 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Shyam R

Ride to Nandi Hills on a wet foggy day.

Streaking Stars - Time Lapse of the Stars

Published: January 15, 2013
Length: 38:15 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Amruth Pillai

My first try on Star Trail Photography shot at the Nandi Hills Resort in freezing temperatures of 4°C and lower. We were scouting for good subjects to shoot as a foreground and we finally...

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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.


Kapsabet is a town in the Rift Valley Province, Kenya. It is the capital of Nandi District. Kapsabet hosts a municipal council and divisional headquarters of Kapsabet administrative division. Kapsabet municipality has an urban population of 17,918 and a total population of 64,830 (1999 census). Kapsabet municipality has eight wards (Chemundu/Kaptildil, Chepterit, Kabirirsang, Kamobo, Kapsabet, Kiminda, Kipsigak/Kipsotoi and Kipture/Irimis).

Located at 0.2, 35.1 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Nandi District, Populated places in Rift Valley Province

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Nandi, Kapsabet