Byumba
in Gicumbi District of Northern Province, Rwanda

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-1.576 and 30.067 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -1° 34' 34" and E 30° 4' 2"
Currency and Currency Code:
Franc - RWF
Spoken languages:
Kinyarwanda, English, French, Swahili
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 03:23 AM (Sunday)
Timezone: Africa/Kigali
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:48 am and 6:01 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
1.983 and -157.365 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Banana Village
References
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Discover Byumba

Byumba in Gicumbi District (Northern Province) with it's 70,593 citizens is a place in Rwanda about 26 mi (or 42 km) north of Kigali, the country's capital city.

Current time in Byumba is now 03:23 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Africa / Kigali with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 8 airports near Byumba. The closest airport in Rwanda is Kigali International Airport in a distance of 28 mi (or 44 km), South. 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 Bwindi Impenetrable National Park in Uganda at a distance of 53 mi (or 86 km).

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Kabale, Kigali, Kisoro, Rwamagana and Gitarama. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 27°C / 81 °F

Morning Temperature 14°C / 56 °F
Evening Temperature 22°C / 71 °F
Night Temperature 16°C / 60 °F
Chance of rainfall 7%
Air Humidity 51%
Air Pressure 1013 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 1 km/h (1 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 3% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Monday, 16th of December 2019

23°C (74 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, calm, broken clouds.

Tuesday, 17th of December 2019

21°C (70 °F)
17°C (62 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, scattered clouds.

Wednesday, 18th of December 2019

21°C (70 °F)
16°C (62 °F)
Moderate rain, calm, overcast clouds.

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.

Byumba

Byumba is a city in northern Rwanda, and is the capital of Gicumbi district and the Northern Province. It is home to an SOS Children's Village. The city lies 60 km north of the capital Kigali, and is not far from the border with Uganda.

Located at -1.58333, 30.0667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Northern Province, Rwanda, Populated places in Rwanda

Byumba Province

Byumba Province was one of the 12 former provinces (intara) of Rwanda and was situated in the north of the country, sharing a border with Uganda. It had an area of some 1,796 km and its population was estimated at 782,427 (2002 figures) prior to its dissolution in January 2006.

Located at -1.5863, 30.0627 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Former provinces of Rwanda, States and territories disestablished in 2006

Districts of the same city

These districts belong to Byumba.

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Biumba, Byumba, Bjumba, Биумба