in Maseru, Lesotho
- Maloti-Drakensberg Park (Unesco heritage, 124 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- -29.317 and 27.483 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- S -29° 19' 0" and E 27° 28' 59"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Loti - LSL
- Spoken languages:
- English, Southern Sotho, Zulu, Xhosa
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 07:00 AM (Wednesday)
- Timezone: Africa/Maseru
- UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:02 am and 6:54 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- 21.157 and -156.740 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Wikipedia
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Safety Score: 3,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Lesotho.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Lesotho. Last Update: 2022-11-29 08:01:08
Delve into Maseru
Maseru in Maseru with it's 118,355 habitants is located in Lesotho. It's the capital of this country.
Current time in Maseru is now 07:00 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Maseru with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Maseru. The closest airport in Lesotho is Moshoeshoe I International Airport in a distance of 11 mi (or 18 km), South-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Maloti-Drakensberg Park in a distance of 124 mi (or 200 km), North-East. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Ladybrand, Teyateyaneng, Mafeteng, Ficksburg and Leribe. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 27°C / 80 °F
|Morning Temperature||15°C / 59 °F|
|Evening Temperature||22°C / 72 °F|
|Night Temperature||18°C / 64 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||2%|
|Air Pressure||1014 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Moderate breeze with 12 km/h (7 mph) from South-East|
|Cloud Conditions||Clear sky, covering 0% of sky|
|General Conditions||Light rain|
Thursday, 1st of December 2022
26°C (78 °F)
19°C (66 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.
Friday, 2nd of December 2022
28°C (82 °F)
19°C (66 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, broken clouds.
Saturday, 3rd of December 2022
28°C (83 °F)
18°C (65 °F)
Broken clouds, fresh breeze.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Videos from this area
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旅する鈴木453:Going back to Maseru @Lesotho
We had to go back to the capital city, Maseru before going to the east side of Lesotho. Luckily, there was a truck heading to the town for supplies which gave us a ride. More jolts, more fun....
旅する鈴木455:Heading to east of Lesotho @Lesotho
From Maseru to Mokhotlong, we took an 6AM bus and headed east driving through mountains. In Africa, people are active from very early morning. The fist-come-fist-served basis long distance...
we used youcamera on a lenovo and the person was JENS MAHLANGU LOCATED IN lesotho maseru happyvilla house number 256 the sa residence please chill relax and enjoy and please we are ...
This short story was inspired by the passion for football in Lesotho as a whole. I wanted to highlight the power of football in peoples' lives and how far they can go to reach their goals in...
Dillon ending time trial Roof of Africa 2012
Video created with the Socialcam app on iPhone: http://socialcam.com.
Pre School ABC - American Int School Lesotho
Pre School signing ABCD at the American International School Lesotho AISL.
Roof of Africa 2011 Day 1 Part 1
Day 1 of The Roof of Africa 2011: Start, Roma Bridge, Refuel 1, Two Crossings, Uli Forest (Free Fall in part 2)
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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.
Maseru is the capital of Lesotho. It is also the capital of the Maseru District. Located on the Caledon River, Maseru lies directly on the Lesotho-South Africa border. Maseru is Lesotho's capital city with a population of approximately 227,880 (2006). The city was established as a police camp and assigned as the capital after the country became a British protectorate in 1869. When the country achieved independence in 1966, Maseru retained its status as capital.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Maseru.
- Mohale's Hoek
- Lady Grey
- Qacha's Nek
- Aliwal North
- Barkly East
- Mount Frere
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Maseru, መሴሩ, ماسيرو, Горад Масеру, Масеру, མ་སི་རུ།, ماسێرو, Μασερού, Μαζέρου, Maseruo, ماسرو, מסרו, Maserou, Մասերու, MSU, Maserú, マセル, მასერუ, 마세루, मासेरू, ਮਸੇਰੂ, ماسیرو, மசேரு, มาเซรู, מאסערו, 馬些盧, 马塞卢