in Niassa Province, Mozambique
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- -12.701 and 34.811 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- S -12° 42' 3" and E 34° 48' 38"
- 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: 05:40 AM (Monday)
- Timezone: Africa/Maputo
- UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:54 am and 5:36 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- 19.469 and -154.833 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Wikipedia
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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
Lago in Niassa Province is a city in Mozambique about 928 mi (or 1,493 km) north of Maputo, the country's capital city.
Local time in Lago is now 05:40 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named Africa / Maputo with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Lago. The closest is airport we know is Likoma Island Airport in Malawi in a distance of 43 mi (or 69 km). The closest airport in Mozambique is Lichinga Airport in a distance of 50 mi (or 69 km), North. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site is Chongoni Rock-Art Area in Malawi at a distance of 78 mi (or 126 km).
When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Nkhotakota, Chipyela, Lichinga, Salima and Nkhata Bay. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 27°C / 80 °F
|Morning Temperature||19°C / 67 °F|
|Evening Temperature||25°C / 78 °F|
|Night Temperature||21°C / 71 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1015 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from South-West|
|Cloud Conditions||Few clouds, covering 13% of sky|
|General Conditions||Few clouds|
Tuesday, 16th of August 2022
26°C (79 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Broken clouds, moderate breeze.
Wednesday, 17th of August 2022
26°C (78 °F)
21°C (71 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, scattered clouds.
Thursday, 18th of August 2022
27°C (80 °F)
21°C (70 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.
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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.
Metangula is a small town on the shores of Lake Niassa, 150 kilometers from the provincial capital of Lichinga in Niassa Province, Mozambique. A few kilometers north of Metangula lies the beautiful sand beach of Chuanga. The main agricultural crops from the area are cassava and Vigna beans (feijāo nhemba).
Lago District is a district of Niassa Province in north-western Mozambique. The principal town is Metangula. Lago District is bordered to the west by Lake Nyasa, on the south by Lichinga, on the east by Sanga District. Lago shares its northern boundary with Tanzania. Area: 6,438 km. Population: 55, 892 (1997 Census) Population density: 8.7 people/km (1997)
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