in Sofala Province, Mozambique
- 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: 09:42 AM (Friday)
- Timezone: Africa/Maputo
- UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:58 am and 5:29 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- 19.494 and -154.824 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Vacationland Hawaii
- 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: 2022-08-18 07:35:55
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 09:42 AM (Friday). 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: 31°C / 89 °F
|Morning Temperature||20°C / 68 °F|
|Evening Temperature||26°C / 80 °F|
|Night Temperature||24°C / 74 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1010 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Moderate breeze with 10 km/h (6 mph) from West|
|Cloud Conditions||Few clouds, covering 23% of sky|
|General Conditions||Few clouds|
Saturday, 20th of August 2022
24°C (75 °F)
21°C (69 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.
Sunday, 21st of August 2022
24°C (76 °F)
22°C (71 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, few clouds.
Monday, 22nd of August 2022
23°C (74 °F)
20°C (68 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Videos from this area
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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.
Culto em Beira Junho 2012.wmv
Um culto abençoado que participamos na Igreja Vida Vitoriosa, localizada na cidade da Beira, província de Sofala, Moçambique, África... Conheça mais do nosso projeto: www.ideafrica.com.br.
Da Beira a Nhamatanda (Mozambico) nel 1995 . Seconda parte
Immagini delle riprese dal treno del video precedente (da Beira a Nhamatanda)
Beira - 1992 Messa della Pace
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...
Mozambique. (贝拉, ベイラ (モザンビーク)). See on map http://tours-tv.com/en/Beira-Mozambique .
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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 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.
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.
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.
Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Beira
The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Beira is the Metropolitan See for the Ecclesiastical province of Beira in 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.
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