in Karonga District of Northern Region, Malawi
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- -9.933 and 33.933 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- S -9° 55' 59" and E 33° 55' 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: 04:50 PM (Wednesday)
- Timezone: Africa/Blantyre
- UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:41 am and 6:13 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: 2023-02-01 08:11:59
Delve into Karonga
Karonga in Karonga District (Northern Region) with it's 34,207 habitants is located in Malawi about 279 mi (or 449 km) north of Lilongwe, the country's capital town.
Current time in Karonga is now 04:50 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Blantyre with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Karonga. The closest airport in Malawi is Karonga Airport in a distance of 3 mi (or 5 km), South-West. 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: Chitipa, Njombe, Rumphi, Mbeya and Mzuzu. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 26°C / 79 °F
|Morning Temperature||22°C / 71 °F|
|Evening Temperature||27°C / 80 °F|
|Night Temperature||23°C / 74 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||7%|
|Air Pressure||1013 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from West|
|Cloud Conditions||Broken clouds, covering 51% of sky|
|General Conditions||Moderate rain|
Thursday, 2nd of February 2023
26°C (79 °F)
24°C (74 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.
Friday, 3rd of February 2023
26°C (79 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Saturday, 4th of February 2023
26°C (79 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Light rain, light 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.
Karonga is a township in the Karonga District in Northern Region of Malawi. Located on the western shore of Lake Nyasa, it was established as a slaving centre sometime before 1877. As of 2008 estimates, Karonga has a population of 42,555.
Karonga Airport is an airport serving Karonga, a town in the Northern Region of the Republic of Malawi.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Karonga.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Karonga, KGJ, Каронга