in Sofala Province, Mozambique

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-19.844 and 34.839 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -19° 50' 36" and E 34° 50' 20"
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: 10:46 AM (Monday)
Timezone: Africa/Maputo
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:03 am and 5:10 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
19.494 and -154.824 (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: 2024-05-20 08:01:38

Discover Beira

Beira in Sofala Province with it's 530,604 citizens is a town in Mozambique about 447 mi (or 719 km) north of Maputo, the country's capital city.

Current time in Beira is now 10:46 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named Africa / Maputo with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 8 airports near Beira. The closest airport in Mozambique is Beira Airport in a distance of 6 mi (or 9 km), North-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

Looking for a place to stay? we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Chimoio, Mutare, Quelimane, Nsanje and Marondera. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 25°C / 78 °F

Morning Temperature 22°C / 72 °F
Evening Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Night Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 62%
Air Pressure 1022 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 73% of sky
General Conditions Broken clouds

Tuesday, 21st of May 2024

26°C (78 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Wednesday, 22nd of May 2024

22°C (71 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Thursday, 23rd of May 2024

23°C (73 °F)
21°C (70 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Golden Peacock Resort Hotel

5,2 mi
Zona do Estoril
3105 Ilha de Moçambique

Time Information

Checkout: 14:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00

Tivoli Beira

1,0 mi
Avenida de Bagamoio 363
2100 Beira

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


1,0 mi
2012 BEIRA

Time Information

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

Videos from this area

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

Beira shipwrecks

Published: November 18, 2007
Length: 26:52 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: debloism

Video of shipwrecks in the harbor of the Mozambican port of Beira, filmed in 2005. Apparently some of these were sunk by the Portuguese who left their former colony in 1975.


Published: July 09, 2007
Length: 29:47 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: ALBERTINO SILVA Lobão da Beira Web (C) Viagem a Moçambique/2006.

Culto em Beira Junho 2012.wmv

Published: June 14, 2012
Length: 48:07 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Ide África Missões e Evangelismo

Um culto abençoado que participamos na Igreja Vida Vitoriosa, localizada na cidade da Beira, província de Sofala, Moçambique, África... Conheça mais do nosso projeto:


Published: April 09, 2008
Length: 40:00 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: chamuar

Da minha janela.


Published: May 20, 2008
Length: 49:27 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: estudioartes

da minha janela.

Noite de chuva na Beira

Published: October 04, 2013
Length: 24:31 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Pedro Soares

Uma pequena tempestade para animar a noite.

Da Beira a Nhamatanda (Mozambico) nel 1995 . Seconda parte

Published: June 24, 2012
Length: 22:06 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Armandi Veziano

Immagini delle riprese dal treno del video precedente (da Beira a Nhamatanda)

Beira - 1992 Messa della Pace

Published: June 10, 2012
Length: 37:15 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Veziano Armandi

Il 4 ottobre 1992 viene firmato a Roma l'accordo di pace che mette fine alla guerra civile in Mozambico. Il mese successivo a Beira si tiene una messa per festeggiare l'avvenimento. La messa...

Beira from the sky

Published: May 20, 2014
Length: 38:13 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: pietje4 Beira

Published: January 05, 2015
Length: 50:01 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: ToursTV Com

Mozambique. (贝拉, ベイラ (モザンビーク)). See on map .

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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.

Beira, Mozambique

Beira is the second largest city in Mozambique. It lies in the central region of the country in Sofala Province, where the Pungue River meets the Indian Ocean. Beira had a population of 412,588 in 1997, which grew to an estimated 546,000 in 2006. It holds the regionally-significant Port of Beira which acts as a gateway for both the central interior portion of the country as well as the land-locked nations of Zimbabwe, Zambia and Malawi.

Located at -19.8333, 34.85 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Sofala Province, Provincial capitals in Mozambique, Populated coastal places in Mozambique, Mozambique Channel, Populated places in Mozambique, Populated places established in 1890, Water transport in Mozambique, Ports and harbours of Mozambique, Beira, Mozambique

Estádio do Ferroviário

Estádio do Ferroviário is a multi-purpose stadium in Beira, Mozambique. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home stadium of Clube Ferroviário da Beira. The stadium holds 7,000 people.

Located at -19.8218, 34.8416 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Mozambique, Beira, Mozambique, Multi-purpose stadiums in Mozambique

Pungwe River

Pungwe River (Portuguese: Rio Púnguè) is a 400 km long river in Zimbabwe and Mozambique. It rises below Mount Nyangani in the Eastern Highlands of Zimbabwe and then flows eastward through the Manica and Sofala provinces of Mozambique. It then empties to the Mozambique Channel in Beira, forming a large estuary. It is one of major rivers of Mozambique and often causes floods.

Located at -19.8653, 34.8186 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of Zimbabwe, Rivers of Mozambique, Mozambique Channel, International rivers of Africa

Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Beira

The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Beira is the Metropolitan See for the Ecclesiastical province of Beira in Mozambique.

Located at -19.8333, 34.85 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Roman Catholic dioceses in Mozambique, Beira, Mozambique

Catholic University of Mozambique

The Catholic University of Mozambique (Portuguese: Universidade Católica de Moçambique, UCM) is a university in Mozambique. The university was founded on 10 August 1996 by the Mozambican conference of Bishops. At the time, higher education in Mozambique was only available in the capital, Maputo. The university currently has locations in Beira, Chimoio, Cuamba, Nampula, Pemba, Quelimane and Tete. One of the intentions was to make higher education available to central and northern Mozambique.

Located at -19.8473, 34.8654 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Universities in Mozambique, Roman Catholic universities and colleges in Mozambique

Popular in vicinity

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

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Beira, Бейра, Μπέιρα, بیرا، موزامبیک, BEW, ベイラ, ბეირა, 베이라, Беира, بیئرا، موزمبیق, 贝拉