in Maputo Province, Mozambique

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-25.962 and 32.459 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -25° 57' 43" and E 32° 27' 32"
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: 04:15 PM (Thursday)
Timezone: Africa/Maputo
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:37 am and 5:13 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
19.897 and -155.126 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Mozambique in Eastern Africa

Safety Score: 3,2 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: 2020-07-09 07:21:54

Discover Matola

Matola in Maputo Province with it's 675,422 citizens is a place in Mozambique a little west of Maputo, the country's capital city.

Current time in Matola is now 04:15 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Africa / Maputo with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 8 airports near Matola. The closest airport in Mozambique is Maputo Airport in a distance of 8 mi (or 12 km), North-East. 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 15 mi (or 24 km). If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Maputo, Manhica, Siteki, Ntfonjeni and Manzini. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 23°C / 73 °F

Morning Temperature 18°C / 64 °F
Evening Temperature 23°C / 74 °F
Night Temperature 20°C / 68 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 61%
Air Pressure 1023 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from South
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 22% of sky
General Conditions Few clouds

Friday, 10th of July 2020

25°C (76 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Saturday, 11th of July 2020

28°C (82 °F)
17°C (62 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Sunday, 12th of July 2020

20°C (68 °F)
16°C (62 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Marumadi - Planeta Mocambique

2,9 mi
Rua Alberto Machava N132, Fomento

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Videos from this area

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

Maputo Open Kitesurfing 28 November 2010

Published: December 01, 2010
Length: 45:32 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Marcos Freire

Open tournament of kitesurfing /kiteboarding in Maputo, Mozambique, one of the best places in the world.

Maputo - trovoada 07.01.08 1/2

Published: January 07, 2008
Length: 25:42 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Musungodosvideos

Apesar de longe da cidade, aqui vai um cheirinho (parte 1 de 2).

Festa do dia da Cidade da Matola - 06 Fevereiro 2011

Published: April 12, 2011
Length: 45:43 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: JeetRacingTeam Karting

Um show de drift onde estiveram tambem a Ariel Alibai e o Laher Maciel do Jeet Racing Team do Maputo. Tratou-se de um evento de confraternizacao e demonstracao organizado pelo Wanga Racing.

Matola Drift Day QS 09.03.2013 [by SSP Productions]

Published: March 14, 2013
Length: 07:05 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Suidique Sacoor

Matola Drift Day Producao & Realizacao: Honey_Z Richat Khan Quality Service OUTROS...

Centro Cooperazione Sviluppo - Matola Gare: primi lavori 2001.mpg

Published: July 20, 2012
Length: 04:46 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Veziano Armandi

Immagini dei lavori per la costruzione della scuola primaria di Matola Gare, iniziati nel 2001 e della visita del presidente del Consiglio Esecutivo, Carlos Tembe. Grazie a questa realizzazione,...

Mozambique Womans Day Celeration

Published: April 07, 2011
Length: 51:36 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Riaan Venter

MPDC trhowing a firework show for the womans day holiday.

Minha Girl

Published: October 23, 2009
Length: 33:24 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Bruno Ramos

Produced by ¨Banks¨ of ¨The Fantastics¨ Genre: Hip hop/ R&b cell: +258 844019420 Em@il: maputo - Mozambique.

Mergulho na Catembe em frente ao Marisol (1)

Published: September 25, 2010
Length: 13:55 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: OlaMaputo

Catembe village and beach in Maputo

Published: February 13, 2009
Length: 54:12 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: georeiser

Catembe village and beach in Maputo, Mocambique. For more info:

Maputo - Vitamina

Published: January 29, 2013
Length: 19:57 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: birulino matto

Maputo, Mozambico: VITAMINA. - mercato di Xipamanine: medicine tradizionali, pozzioni, voodo.

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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.


Matola is a city in southern Mozambique, which lies 12 kilometers to the west of the country's capital, Maputo. Matola is the capital of Maputo Province and has had its own elected municipal government since 1998. It has a port and also the biggest industrial area in Mozambique. The population of Matola is, according to the 2007 census, 675,422 inhabitants, with one 2010 calculation putting its current population at 757,753.

Located at -25.9667, 32.4667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Mozambique, Maputo Province, Provincial capitals in Mozambique

Popular in vicinity

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

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Cidade da Matola, Vila Salazar, Matola, Матола