in Niassa Province, Mozambique

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-14.803 and 36.537 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -14° 48' 11" and E 36° 32' 13"
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: 05:58 AM (Monday)
Timezone: Africa/Maputo
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:49 am and 5:26 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
19.469 and -154.833 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Mozambique in Eastern Africa

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: 2022-08-14 08:13:43

Explore Cuamba

Cuamba in Niassa Province with it's 73,268 inhabitants is located in Mozambique about 812 mi (or 1,307 km) north of Maputo, the country's capital.

Local time in Cuamba is now 05:58 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named Africa / Maputo with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 8 airports in the wider vicinity of Cuamba. The closest airport in Mozambique is Cuamba Airport in a distance of 1 mi (or 2 km), South-West. 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 Lake Malawi National Park in Malawi at a distance of 125 mi (or 201 km).

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Machinga, Mangochi, Phalombe, Zomba and Balaka. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 29°C / 85 °F

Morning Temperature 18°C / 64 °F
Evening Temperature 30°C / 86 °F
Night Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 33%
Air Pressure 1015 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from South
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 2% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Tuesday, 16th of August 2022

30°C (85 °F)
19°C (67 °F)
Few clouds, gentle breeze.

Wednesday, 17th of August 2022

26°C (80 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Overcast clouds, light breeze.

Thursday, 18th of August 2022

29°C (85 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Broken clouds, light breeze.

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.


Cuamba is a city and district of Niassa Province in Mozambique, lying north west of Mount Namuli. Before independence the town was known as Nova Freixo (New Ash). It lies on the EN8 road, which connects it to the city of Nampula in the east and to the Malawian border in the west.

Located at -14.8167, 36.55 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Niassa Province

Cuamba District

Cuamba District is a district of Niassa Province in north-western Mozambique. The principal town is Cuamba.

Located at -14.8167, 36.55 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of Mozambique, Niassa Province

Cuamba Airport

Cuamba Airport is an airport serving Cuamba, a city in the Niassa Province in Mozambique. The airport is in the southern part of the city and is a major airport in the province of Niassa in central Mozambique. There are no scheduled flights in or out of the city. Kaya Airlines is the major airline that comes to the city, with non-scheduled flights from Nampula.

Located at -14.8175, 36.5283 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Mozambique, Niassa Province

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Nova Freixo, Guamba, Mukwamba, Cuanda, Mucuamba, Kwamba, Cuamba, FXO, 库安巴, 誇姆巴