in Maputo Province, Mozambique
- iSimangaliso Wetland Park (Unesco heritage, 52 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- -26.850 and 32.883 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- S -26° 51' 0" and E 32° 52' 59"
- 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: 07:22 PM (Tuesday)
- Timezone: Africa/Maputo
- UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:01 am and 5:39 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- 19.897 and -155.126 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Geonames.org
Safety Score: 3,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Mozambique.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Mozambique. Last Update: 2020-04-07 07:21:47
Lopes in Maputo Province is a town located in Mozambique about 64 mi (or 103 km) south of Maputo, the country's capital place.
Time in Lopes is now 07:22 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Maputo with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 8 airports nearby Lopes. The closest airport in Mozambique is Inhaca Airport in a distance of 59 mi (or 95 km), North. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. The closest heritage site is iSimangaliso Wetland Park in South africa at a distance of 52 mi (or 83 km). Need some hints on where to stay? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Maputo, Matola, Jozini, Siteki and Mkuze. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 30°C / 86 °F
|Morning Temperature||30°C / 86 °F|
|Evening Temperature||26°C / 79 °F|
|Night Temperature||22°C / 72 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1009 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Light breeze with 4 km/h (3 mph) from North|
|Cloud Conditions||Clear sky, covering 5% of sky|
|General Conditions||Sky is clear|
Wednesday, 8th of April 2020
22°C (71 °F)
21°C (69 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.
Thursday, 9th of April 2020
24°C (76 °F)
21°C (70 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Friday, 10th of April 2020
26°C (79 °F)
21°C (71 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.
Hotels and Places to Stay
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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.
Ponta d'Ouro (more accurately, Ponta do Ouro) is a town in the extreme south of Mozambique, lying on the Mozambique Channel south of Maputo and just north of the border with South Africa. It is known for its beach, for its dolphins and for its offshore diving and deep-sea fishing. From other points in Mozambique, Ponta d'Ouro can only be reached by a 4x4 vehicle as there are no tarred roads. The currency is the Metical, but the South African Rand and the US Dollar are also accepted.