in Musanze District of Northern Province, Rwanda

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-1.536 and 29.746 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -1° 32' 11" and E 29° 44' 47"
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: 08:53 AM (Sunday)
Timezone: Africa/Kigali
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:00 am and 6:06 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
1.983 and -157.365 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Banana Village
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Current travel safety evaluation for Rwanda in Eastern Africa

Safety Score: 3,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Rwanda.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Rwanda. Last Update: 2020-04-04 07:21:27

Delve into Ruhangiro

Ruhangiro in Musanze District (Northern Province) is located in Rwanda about 36 mi (or 58 km) north-west of Kigali, the country's capital town.

Current time in Ruhangiro is now 08:53 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Africa / Kigali with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Ruhangiro. The closest airport in Rwanda is Ruhengeri Airport in a distance of 8 mi (or 13 km), West. 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 43 mi (or 69 km).

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

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 25°C / 76 °F

Morning Temperature 15°C / 59 °F
Evening Temperature 20°C / 69 °F
Night Temperature 15°C / 60 °F
Chance of rainfall 9%
Air Humidity 30%
Air Pressure 1014 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 99% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Monday, 6th of April 2020

24°C (75 °F)
16°C (60 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Tuesday, 7th of April 2020

25°C (76 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Wednesday, 8th of April 2020

22°C (71 °F)
16°C (60 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Videos from this area

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

Valley Outside Ruhengeri

Published: July 15, 2009
Length: 47:12 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: daperpkazoo

This valley is about a ten minute walk outside of Ruhengeri in northern Rwanda.

Taxi ride from Muko to Nyakinama

Published: March 06, 2009
Length: 51:31 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Augusto Minatta

Project Rwanda Bike in Ruhengeri

Published: July 15, 2009
Length: 41:34 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: daperpkazoo

A Project Rwanda Coffe Bike sitting outside a shop in Ruhengeri.

Volcanic lake - Ruhengeri

Published: December 14, 2012
Length: 00:19 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Sander Franck

Vulkanisch meer in het Ruhengeri district in het Noorden van Rwanda. Juni 2012.

Intore Dancers in Ruhengeri, Rwanda

Published: July 15, 2009
Length: 16:05 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: daperpkazoo

Grue coronnée

Published: July 03, 2012
Length: 41:07 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Gerard Ruijs

Loslopende, of liever los schrijdende kraanvogels in de tuin (achter mijn kamer) van Hotel Muhabura (Musanze)

Baby mountain gorillas in Rwanda

Published: January 31, 2010
Length: 04:26 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Adrian Grabicki

Baby mountain gorillas playing in Rwanda.

Rwanda Open Summit - join us

Published: February 21, 2012
Length: 00:35 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: RwandaSummit

Sydney Centre for Innovation in Learning is facilitating a 'collision of minds' -- an Open Summit that aims to create strategic directions for enabling 21st Century learning opportunities for...

CARE baut Kindergärten in Ruanda

Published: February 24, 2010
Length: 33:18 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: careoesterreich

CARE baut in Ruanda, im Distrikt Musanze, 4 Kindergärten, die vor allem Kinder aus Waisenkinder- Haushalten sowie von alleinerziehenden Müttern aufnehmen sollen. Kinder zwischen 3 und 6 ...

Rwanda Demobilization and Reintegration Commission

Published: April 08, 2012
Length: 58:45 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Frank Allara

These are former child soldiers who have returned from the Democratic Republic of the Congo to be reintegrated into Rwandan society. Singing and dancing is part of their behavior modification....

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Ruhangiro, Ruhangire