in Vihiga, Kenya
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- -3.400 and 38.383 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- S -3° 24' 0" and E 38° 22' 59"
- 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: 12:40 PM (Saturday)
- Timezone: Africa/Nairobi
- UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:06 am and 6:17 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -8.819 and -140.068 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Safety Score: 3,4 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: 2021-06-16 08:28:49
Mbale in Vihiga with it's 60,000 inhabitants is located in Kenya about 182 mi (or 293 km) south-east of Nairobi, the country's capital.
Local time in Mbale is now 12:40 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Africa / Nairobi with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 9 airports in the wider vicinity of Mbale, of which two are larger airports. The closest airport in Kenya is Kilaguni Airport in a distance of 40 mi (or 65 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site is Kilimanjaro National Park in Tanzania at a distance of 77 mi (or 124 km). The closest in Kenya is Fort Jesus, Mombasa in a distance of 97 mi (or 124 km), North-West.
Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Wundanyi, Moshi, Kwale, Mombasa and Kilifi. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 30°C / 86 °F
|Morning Temperature||21°C / 69 °F|
|Evening Temperature||30°C / 85 °F|
|Night Temperature||22°C / 71 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1012 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Moderate breeze with 12 km/h (7 mph) from North-West|
|Cloud Conditions||Few clouds, covering 19% of sky|
|General Conditions||Few clouds|
Sunday, 17th of October 2021
31°C (88 °F)
24°C (74 °F)
Scattered clouds, fresh breeze.
Monday, 18th of October 2021
31°C (88 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Scattered clouds, moderate breeze.
Tuesday, 19th of October 2021
29°C (84 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Overcast clouds, fresh breeze.
Videos from this area
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Wundanyi MISSION crusade... Br. Francis Gitau
This is during an outreach mission to Wundanyi in Taita Taveta county. The speaker is Francis Gitau. Be blessed! @TtucCU ©Taita Taveta Christian Union Editting- Fabian Kunguru, Erick Wenwa...
WORD EXPLOSION ... Pst Kato
At Taita Taveta University College CHRISTIAN UNION, once a semester we have a session of exposition of the word of God where we invite a minister of the word. This is on Sunday of the weekend,...
jkuat taita campus
This is a jkuat taita taveta IT class 2009 we just having fun in i computer lab it was a java programming class and karis(lab technician shot this clip)
TAITA HILLS, NGANGAO FOREST - EASTER WEEKEND EXPERIENCE 2019
Hiking adventure at Ngangao forest, Taita.
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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.
Wundanyi is a town lying in the Taita Hills of southern Kenya, about 20 km west of Voi and about 4 km northeast of Ngerenyi. It is also the administrative centre for Taita-Taveta District. The town has a population of 4055 (1999 census). Wundanyi is the centre of an agricultural area and the surrounding slopes are highly terraced. The town is a popular base for hiking, while local attractions include the Ngangao Forest, known for its butterflies, Wesu Rock and the Cave of Skulls.
Mbale is a town in western Kenya, the central town and headquarters of Vihiga County. It is also called Maragoli, after the indigenous inhabitants of the area, and is home to the annual Maragoli Cultural Festival, which is held every 26 December. Uganda has a town also called Mbale. Mbale's population is around 60,000 people of different races which include the Luhya, Kikuyu, Kisii and Luo, Asians.
Wesu District Hospital
Wesu District Hospital is a 60-bed government hospital in Kenya under the Ministry of Medical Services. It is located in the town of Wundanyi, which is in Wuchichi sub-location, Wundanyi division, Taita district, Wundanyi Constituency, Coast Province.
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