in Nyeri, Kenya

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-0.420 and 36.948 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -0° 25' 12" and E 36° 56' 51"
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: 12:21 AM (Friday)
Timezone: Africa/Nairobi
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:26 am and 6:32 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: 2024-05-23 08:16:57

Explore Nyeri

Nyeri in Nyeri with it's 51,084 inhabitants is a city in Kenya about 60 mi (or 97 km) north of Nairobi, the country's capital.

Local time in Nyeri is now 12:21 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named Africa / Nairobi with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Nyeri, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Kenya is Nyeri Airport in a distance of 4 mi (or 7 km), North-East. 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 47 mi (or 76 km), North-East. 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: Keruguya, Murang'a, Nanyuki, Embu and Ol Kalou. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 21°C / 70 °F

Morning Temperature 15°C / 60 °F
Evening Temperature 18°C / 65 °F
Night Temperature 16°C / 60 °F
Chance of rainfall 3%
Air Humidity 71%
Air Pressure 1015 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 57% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Friday, 24th of May 2024

21°C (70 °F)
16°C (60 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Saturday, 25th of May 2024

22°C (71 °F)
15°C (59 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, few clouds.

Sunday, 26th of May 2024

24°C (75 °F)
15°C (59 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay


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10100 NYERI

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00000 Nyeri

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0000 NYERI

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00000 Nyeri

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Videos from this area

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Colorful Skid Drift Displays in the Nyeri KCB Safari Rally 2012

Published: February 06, 2012
Length: 28:07 min
Rating: 2 of 5
Author: Colin Mundia

Colorful Drifting and Skidding Displays in the Nyeri KCB Safari Rally 2012 as the ace drivers perform entertaining stunts after receiving their awards in the closing ceremony at the end of the Rally.

Deejay Leqs Nyeri

Published: October 29, 2013
Length: 07:59 min
Rating: 1 of 5
Author: mandifindi pari in

Myself Basic Info About What I Do...Hope u will enjoy.

Mujeres samburu agradecen volver a ver

Published: July 17, 2012
Length: 01:08 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Africa Digna

Mujeres samburu de Barsaloi, Ludongokwe y Tuum agradecen a la Fundación Barraquer y a la Fundación África Digna la intervención de cataratas que les has devuelto la vista. Estas intervenciones...

Ugaruruku Wa Riera (Climate Change)

Published: March 30, 2012
Length: 07:58 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: PVforCC

In February 2012, a team of coffee farmers in Nyeri (Kenya), took part in a participatory video project to identify and document sustainable land management practices through video, which could...

Bongo La Biashara

Published: September 05, 2012
Length: 58:49 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: KTN Kenya


Kigio Walking Safari and Night Safari

Published: August 08, 2012
Length: 45:29 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: douglassimms1963

When we arrived at the Kigio Lodge in the Kigio Wildlife Conservatory, we first did a short walking safari, then a nighttime safari, where a man with a spotlight (and a big pair of balls) rode...

Kibera: Michael's story

Published: October 15, 2008
Length: 03:20 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Amnesty International

Michael Nyangi lives in Kibera, a large slum in Nairobi, Kenya. He runs a microfinance organisation called Lomoro. The video portrays the vicious cycle of poverty and abuse and the importance...

Just Another Day In Nyeri

Published: February 09, 2018
Length: 03:24 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Ian Jege

What a week! Having the ability to run my business from anywhere is quickly becoming the most rewarding part of my job! Thank you County Government of ...

Christmas Day!!! at Chaka Ranch.

Published: December 26, 2018
Length: 08:59 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Travel with Nyago

Infant and toddler haircare... By Leyla and Nayeli.

Published: May 28, 2019
Length: 26:47 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Maissey Kare Mama Leyla

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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.

List of Scouting memorials

Throughout the world there are many Scouting memorials, monuments and gravesites.

Located at -0.41878, 36.9502 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Lists of monuments and memorials, Scouting monuments and memorials, Lists of coordinates

Outspan Hotel

The Outspan Hotel is in Nyeri, Kenya. It was built up from an old farm by Eric Sherbrooke Walker in the 1920s. Famous visitors include Robert Baden-Powell, 1st Baron Baden-Powell and his wife Olave Baden-Powell from 1938 until Baden-Powell's death in 1941. Jim Corbett also lived there. The hotel is linked with the Treetops Hotel, approximately 15 kilometres away in the Aberdare National Park, and with the Shimba Lodge in the Shimba Hills National Reserve.

Located at -0.4209, 36.9418 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Hotels in Kenya

Wajee Nature Park

Wajee Nature Park is a bird conservancy, located outside Nyeri. It is in Mukurwe-ini administrative divisions of Nyeri District in Central Province of Kenya. It is the burial place of Lord Robert Baden-Powell, a fighter in the Boer War and the founder of the Scouting movement. He once wrote "the nearer to Nyeri the nearer to bliss". {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:0.41878|S|36.95022|E|region:KE_type:landmark|||| | |name=Baden-Powell grave }}

Located at -0.41878, 36.9502 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Parks in Kenya, Central Province (Kenya), Bird parks

Nyeri High School

Nyeri High School, also known as Nyeri High, is a boys boarding school situated in Nyeri, Kenya near Mathari Consolata Mission Hospital which provides secondary education according to the 8-4-4 Curriculum.

Located at -0.407924, 36.9206 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Schools in Kenya, Boys' schools in Kenya, Boarding schools in Kenya, Education in Central Province (Kenya)

Dedan Kimathi University of Technology

Dedan Kimathi University of Technology (DKUT) is a public, coeducational technological university in Nyeri, Kenya. It is one of 16 public universities in Kenya, having been a constituent college of Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology since the year 2007 until it was chartered to become a fully fledged public university on December 14, 2012. It employs a strong emphasis on scientific and technological education.

Located at -0.395307, 36.9624 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Education in Central Province (Kenya), Universities and colleges in Kenya, Educational institutions established in 1978, Nyeri

Baden-Powell grave

The grave of Lieutenant-General The 1st Baron Baden-Powell and his wife, Olave, Baroness Baden-Powell, G.B.E. , are in Nyeri in Central Province, Kenya, near Mount Kenya. Lord Baden-Powell died on 8 January 1941 and is buried in St. Peter's Cemetery in the Wajee Nature Park.

Located at -0.419065, 36.9501 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Scouting monuments and memorials, Nyeri, Cemeteries in Kenya

Nyeri County

Nyeri County is a county in the old Central Province of Kenya. Its headquarters are in Nyeri town. It has a population of 661,156 and an area of 3,356 km² http://www. statoids. com/yke. html. The county is located on the southwest flank of Mount Kenya. Local people are predominantly of the Kikuyu tribe.

Located at -0.416667, 36.95 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Nyeri District, Districts of Kenya, Mount Kenya

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Nyiri, Nyeri, نیری، کنیا, NYE, ニエリ, ნიერი, 니에리, Njeris, Ньери, Њери, نیئری, 尼耶利