in Niassa Province, Mozambique

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-13.313 and 35.241 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -13° 18' 46" and E 35° 14' 26"
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: 04:19 PM (Friday)
Timezone: Africa/Maputo
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:53 am and 5:18 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: 2024-05-24 08:16:39

Discover Lichinga

Lichinga in Niassa Province with it's 109,839 citizens is a town in Mozambique about 891 mi (or 1,434 km) north of Maputo, the country's capital city.

Current time in Lichinga is now 04:19 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named Africa / Maputo with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 8 airports near Lichinga. The closest airport in Mozambique is Lichinga Airport in a distance of 3 mi (or 5 km), North-East. 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 Lake Malawi National Park in Malawi at a distance of 51 mi (or 82 km).

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Salima, Nkhotakota, Mangochi, Ntchisi and Chipyela. 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 12°C / 54 °F
Evening Temperature 18°C / 65 °F
Night Temperature 17°C / 62 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 50%
Air Pressure 1019 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Overcast clouds

Saturday, 25th of May 2024

22°C (72 °F)
13°C (56 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Sunday, 26th of May 2024

23°C (73 °F)
13°C (56 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Monday, 27th of May 2024

23°C (73 °F)
12°C (54 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

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Attractions and noteworthy things

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Lichinga is the capital city of Niassa Province of Mozambique. It lies on the Lichinga Plateau at an altitude of 1360 metre, east of Lake Niassa (Lake Malawi). The town was founded as Vila Cabral as a farming and military settlement. It is served by Lichinga Airport.

Located at -13.3167, 35.2333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Mozambique, Niassa Province, Provincial capitals in Mozambique

Lichinga Airport

Lichinga Airport is an airport in Lichinga, Mozambique that is serviced by Linhas Aéreas de Moçambique the national flag carrier.

Located at -13.2742, 35.2644 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Mozambique

Roman Catholic Diocese of Lichinga

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

Located at -13.3167, 35.2333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Roman Catholic dioceses in Mozambique, Religious organizations established in 1963, Roman Catholic dioceses and prelatures established in the 20th century

Lichinga District

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

Located at -13.3167, 35.2333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of Mozambique, Niassa Province

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Vila Cabral, Lichinga, VXC, リシンガ, ლიშინგა, 리싱가, Lišinga, Лишинга, Лішинга, لیچینگا, 利欣加