in Dedza District of Central Region, Malawi

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-14.378 and 34.333 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -14° 22' 40" and E 34° 19' 59"
Currency and Currency Code:
Kwacha - MWK
Spoken languages:
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 10:50 PM (Sunday)
Timezone: Africa/Blantyre
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:49 am and 5:36 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
19.469 and -154.833 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Malawi in Eastern Africa

Safety Score: 3,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Malawi.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Malawi. Last Update: 2024-04-14 08:21:28

Delve into Dedza

Dedza in Dedza District (Central Region) with it's 15,608 habitants is located in Malawi about 46 mi (or 75 km) south-east of Lilongwe, the country's capital town.

Current time in Dedza is now 10:50 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Africa / Blantyre with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Dedza. The closest airport in Malawi is Monkey Bay Airport in a distance of 44 mi (or 71 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 Malawi is Lake Malawi National Park in a distance of 47 mi (or 75 km), North-East.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Ntcheu, Salima, Lilongwe, Dowa and Balaka. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 27°C / 81 °F

Morning Temperature 21°C / 70 °F
Evening Temperature 27°C / 81 °F
Night Temperature 22°C / 72 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 53%
Air Pressure 1016 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (5 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 62% of sky
General Conditions Broken clouds

Monday, 15th of April 2024

27°C (80 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Broken clouds, gentle breeze.

Tuesday, 16th of April 2024

26°C (80 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Overcast clouds, gentle breeze.

Wednesday, 17th of April 2024

27°C (81 °F)
22°C (71 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, broken 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.


Dedza is the main township of Dedza District in the Central Region of Malawi. Dedza is located about 85 km south of Malawi's capital, Lilongwe, off the M1 road to Blantyre at a point where a trans-African highway from Johannesburg enters the country. At an altitude of 1590m it is the highest town in Malawi. In June and July it can be chilly, especially in the mornings and evenings. The town is based around a bypass loop of tarmac road connected to the M1.

Located at -14.3667, 34.3333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
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Populated places in Malawi

Popular in vicinity

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