in Siaya, Kenya

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
0.061 and 34.288 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 0° 3' 40" and E 34° 17' 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: 12:03 PM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Africa/Nairobi
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:40 am and 6:47 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: 2024-06-18 08:18:47

Delve into Siaya

Siaya in Siaya with it's 15,354 habitants is a town located in Kenya about 198 mi (or 318 km) north-west of Nairobi, the country's capital town.

Time in Siaya is now 12:03 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Nairobi with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Siaya. The closest airport in Kenya is Kisumu Airport in a distance of 32 mi (or 52 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

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

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 24°C / 76 °F

Morning Temperature 19°C / 65 °F
Evening Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Night Temperature 19°C / 66 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 63%
Air Pressure 1015 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 9% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Wednesday, 19th of June 2024

25°C (78 °F)
20°C (68 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, clear sky.

Thursday, 20th of June 2024

25°C (77 °F)
20°C (68 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Friday, 21st of June 2024

25°C (76 °F)
20°C (68 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, few clouds.

Videos from this area

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Day 1-4 (Part 1 of 2)

Published: October 19, 2010
Length: 02:26 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: timskenyavideodiary

In Summer 2010 myself and 50 other young people from South Wales went to Kenya for a month, this is my Africamp Video Diary, Days 1-4 (Part 1 of 2). If you enjoyed this, please check out...

Policy learning tour on project on strengthening capacity for climate change adaptation

Published: April 03, 2013
Length: 06:10 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Food and Agriculture Organization of the Unit

In Eastern and Western Kenya, FAO through financial support of Sida in partnership with Kenya Agricultural Research Institute (KARI) have development pilot project to strengthen capacity for...


Published: April 24, 2019
Length: 56:51 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Official Bridget Achieng

Loosing a mother is one of the most painful EXPERIENCE i went through and i wont forget in a hurry.

Kenya Girl's School Sunday Message: Life's Challenges, God's Plan, and Love

Published: June 29, 2019
Length: 18:19 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: classicstarr

On my trip to Kenya, I had the opportunity to visit Sinaga Girls High School in Siaya County to share a message in their Sunday service. The school is made up of ...

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Attractions and noteworthy things

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Siaya is a town in Nyanza Province of Kenya. It is the capital of Siaya District. It is located 74 kilometres Northwest of Kisumu, the provincial capital. Siaya forms municipal council with population of 41,174, of whom 13,787 are classified urban (1999 census). Siaya municipality has five wards: Mjini, Siaya Central, Siaya East, Siaya North and Siaya West. All of them are part of Alego Constituency. With the new constitution, it is now also in Siaya County of which it´s also its headquarter.

Located at 0.0666667, 34.2833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Siaya District, Populated places in Nyanza Province

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