in Inhambane Province, Mozambique

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-23.860 and 35.347 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -23° 51' 34" and E 35° 20' 49"
Currency and Currency Code:
Metical - MZN
Spoken languages:
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 09:55 PM (Saturday)
Timezone: Africa/Maputo
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:03 am and 5:22 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
19.494 and -154.824 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Mozambique in Eastern Africa

Safety Score: 3,5 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Mozambique.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Mozambique. Last Update: 2020-08-15 07:21:14

Delve into Maxixe

Maxixe in Inhambane Province with it's 119,868 habitants is located in Mozambique about 226 mi (or 364 km) north-east of Maputo, the country's capital town.

Current time in Maxixe is now 09:55 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Africa / Maputo with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Maxixe. The closest airport in Mozambique is Inhambane Airport in a distance of 4 mi (or 7 km), East. 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: Inhambane, Xai-Xai, Chokwe, Manhica and Maputo. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 26°C / 78 °F

Morning Temperature 26°C / 78 °F
Evening Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Night Temperature 19°C / 66 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 54%
Air Pressure 1016 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from South
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Sunday, 16th of August 2020

27°C (81 °F)
21°C (70 °F)
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.

Monday, 17th of August 2020

22°C (71 °F)
20°C (67 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.

Tuesday, 18th of August 2020

24°C (75 °F)
20°C (67 °F)
Broken clouds, gentle breeze.

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Pedindo Amor live em Inhambane

Published: February 04, 2015
Length: 42:58 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Elias Madeira junior

Video feito no festival da cultura em Inhambane /2014.

Sun, beach, incredible scuba, 2M, great seafood Adisyl's photos around Inhambane, Mozambique

Published: December 08, 2010
Length: 13:02 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu

Preview of Adisyl's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: This blog preview was made by TravelPod using...

Mozambique GoPro Montage

Published: January 25, 2014
Length: 44:58 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Andre John Du Toit

Our Holiday in Mozambique - Paindane, Barra, Tofo and Inhambane - - - Shot 100% on Gopro hero3 black - Edited on Gopro Studio.

passeio de barco by josine (animação turística 4o ano 2014) UEM-ESHTI

Published: April 01, 2014
Length: 41:39 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Paulino Venâncio Josine

Passeio de barco na Baia de Inhambane organizado pela turma de animação turística 4o ano - UEM-ESHTI. 2014. 8256433337.

Strange Natural Phenomenon [Flamingo Bay, Mozambique]

Published: June 09, 2012
Length: 12:37 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Jac Stofberg

We stumbled upon this interesting phenomenon one day as the water in the bay was retreating during low tide. The only explanation I have is that pockets of air trapped beneath the sand is...

旅する鈴木472:Walk in Maxixe on Sunday @Mozambique

Published: February 18, 2014
Length: 28:58 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: 旅する鈴木 | TabisuruSUZUKI

It was sunday after we arrived Maxixe. Empty streets with no one but trash scared me a little. Basically sundays are quite the same everywhere on earth. I like the unusualness. Looking at empty...

旅する鈴木473:A day of Maxixe @Mozambique

Published: February 18, 2014
Length: 03:52 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: 旅する鈴木 | TabisuruSUZUKI

It makes me realize how deeply Japanese I am. I am desperate for fish. We bought a striped jack(maybe) at the busy monday market and some charcoal on the way back to the camp site. Then we...

Galleria Galleria Old Art Oy Turku

Published: March 26, 2012
Length: 55:33 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Fonecta03 , Galleria Old Art Oy Puutarhakatu 16 Galleria Old Art Oy myy, ostaa ja vaihtaa vanhaa suomalaista taidetta ja taidelasia. Galleria sijaitsee Turun keskustassa...

Escola Secundária de Muelé (ESG Muelé) - Inhambane

Published: December 25, 2014
Length: 54:38 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Marcelino Simao Chirute

Inaugurada a 31 de Março de 2006 e tem como director "Simão José Chirute "2012 até então")

Inhambane, Mozambique

Published: March 01, 2019
Length: 45:20 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Mikhail Sebastian

Discover Mozambique. Day 2. In Inhambane, also known as Terra de Boa Gente, is a city located in southern Mozambique, lying on Inhambane Bay, 470 km ...

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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.

Maxixe, Mozambique

Maxixe (pronounced 'ma-sheesh') is the largest city and economic capital of the province of Inhambane, Mozambique. It is situated on the Indian Ocean at 23°52′S 35°23′E just south of the Tropic of Capricorn, in a bay opposite historic Inhambane City which can be reached by local ferries. Although Maxixe is the province's principal city, Inhambane City is the seat of the provincial government. Maxixe is named after an African chief. There are shops, petrol stations and restaurants.

Located at -23.8667, 35.35 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Mozambique, Inhambane Province


Inhambane, Terra de Boa Gente (Land of Good People) is a city located in southern Mozambique, lying on Inhambane Bay, 470 km northeast of Maputo. It is the capital of the Inhambane Province and according to the 2008 census has a population of 65,837, growing from the 1997 census of 54,157. It is a sleepy historic town known for its rusting colonial architecture and has been popular with tourists in recent years.

Located at -23.8667, 35.3833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Mozambique, Inhambane Province, Provincial capitals in Mozambique

Roman Catholic Diocese of Inhambane

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Inhambane is a diocese located in the city of Inhambane in the Ecclesiastical province of Maputo in Mozambique.

Located at -23.8667, 35.3833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Roman Catholic dioceses in Mozambique, Religious organizations established in 1962, Roman Catholic dioceses and prelatures established in the 20th century

Chicuque Rural Hospital

Chicuque Rural Hospital is a hospital in Chicuque, located in the municipality of Maxixe, province of Inhambane in Mozambique. Containing two hundred beds, the hospital was founded in 1913 by United Methodist Church missionary Charles John Stauffacher. It services approximately 500,000 local residents. The hospital was nationalized in 1975 at the time of Mozambique's independence from the Portuguese Empire and incorporated into the country's Ministry of Health.

Located at -23.8178, 35.348 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Hospitals in Mozambique, Hospitals established in 1913

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Maxixe.

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