Tubmanburg
in Bomi County, Liberia

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
6.871 and -10.821 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 6° 52' 14" and W -10° 49' 15"
Currency and Currency Code:
Dollar - LRD
Spoken languages:
English
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 07:33 PM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Africa/Monrovia
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:34 am and 7:03 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-10.265 and 166.358 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Lipe
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Delve into Tubmanburg

Tubmanburg in Bomi County with it's 3,155 habitants is located in Liberia about 39 mi (or 63 km) north of Monrovia, the country's capital town.

Current time in Tubmanburg is now 07:33 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Monrovia with an UTC offset of zero hours. We know of 8 airports close to Tubmanburg. The closest airport in Liberia is Spriggs Payne Airport in a distance of 40 mi (or 65 km), South. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Bopolu, Bensonville, Robertsport, Monrovia and Kakata. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 28°C / 82 °F

Morning Temperature 28°C / 82 °F
Evening Temperature 26°C / 79 °F
Night Temperature 25°C / 77 °F
Chance of rainfall 1%
Air Humidity 80%
Air Pressure 1014.4 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 86% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Wednesday, 17th of July 2019

27°C (80 °F)
25°C (76 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Thursday, 18th of July 2019

27°C (81 °F)
26°C (78 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.

Friday, 19th of July 2019

26°C (80 °F)
24°C (76 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.

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.

Tubmanburg

Tubmanburg, also known as Bomi and formerly known as Vaitown, is the capital of Bomi County in Liberia. It lies in the Bomi Hills northwest of Monrovia and was an iron ore and diamond mining centre until is was largely destroyed in the First Liberian Civil War. During the Second Liberian Civil War, it was the headquarters of the Liberians United for Reconciliation and Democracy rebel group. Most residents are members of Vai tribe. A key attraction is Blue Lake, also known as Bomi Lake.

Located at 6.86667, -10.8167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Bomi County, County capitals in Liberia

Bomi County

Bomi is a county in the northwestern portion of the West African nation of Liberia. One of 15 counties that comprise the first-level of administrative division in the nation, it has four districts. Tubmanburg serves as the capital with the area of the county measuring 1,942 square kilometres . As of the 2008 Census, it had a population of 82,036, making it the twelfth most populous county in Liberia.

Located at 6.75, -10.75 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Counties of Liberia, Bomi County

Gbarma District

Gbarma District is one of five districts located in Gbarpolu County, Liberia.

Located at 6.99472, -10.7883 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of Liberia, Gbarpolu County

Sembe, Liberia

Sembe is a town in Grand Cape Mount County, Liberia.

Located at 6.9755, -10.9863 (Lat. / Lng.), about 13 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Liberia, Grand Cape Mount County

Gola National Forest

The Gola National Forest is found in Liberia. It was established in 1960. This site is 2020km².

Located at 6.93278, -10.7622 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Protected areas of Liberia, Protected areas established in 1960, Gbarpolu County


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Bomi Hills, Vai Tieda, Vaitown, Tubmanburg