in Chitipa District of Northern Region, Malawi
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- -9.702 and 33.270 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- S -9° 42' 8" and E 33° 16' 10"
- 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: 09:46 PM (Friday)
- Timezone: Africa/Blantyre
- UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:19 am and 5:59 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- 19.458 and -154.844 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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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: 2022-12-09 08:12:37
Chitipa in Chitipa District (Northern Region) with it's 8,824 inhabitants is a city in Malawi about 297 mi (or 478 km) north of Lilongwe, the country's capital.
Local time in Chitipa is now 09:46 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named Africa / Blantyre with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Chitipa. The closest airport in Malawi is Karonga Airport in a distance of 46 mi (or 74 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Karonga, Mbeya, Rumphi, Chinsali and Njombe. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 30°C / 85 °F
|Morning Temperature||24°C / 76 °F|
|Evening Temperature||29°C / 84 °F|
|Night Temperature||25°C / 76 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||3%|
|Air Pressure||1010 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Moderate breeze with 10 km/h (6 mph) from North-West|
|Cloud Conditions||Broken clouds, covering 67% of sky|
|General Conditions||Light rain|
Saturday, 10th of December 2022
25°C (77 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Sunday, 11th of December 2022
27°C (80 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.
Monday, 12th of December 2022
25°C (77 °F)
21°C (70 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Videos from this area
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Malawi, pushing the truck which will give us a hitchhike across the border into Zambia
After sickness of Tamara, we are forced to hitchike in order to arrive in time in Mpulungu to board the boat MV Liemba.
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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.
Chitipa is the capital of Chitipa District, Malawi and the birthplace of Malawian lawyer, politician, and philanthropist James Nyondo. It is also known as Fort Hill. It is very near Malawi's tri-point border with Zambia and Tanzania.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Chitipa.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Chipita, Fort Hill, Chitipa