Rurebe
in Musanze District of Northern Province, Rwanda

How to get there and get around
Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-1.456 and 29.593 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -1° 27' 21" and E 29° 35' 33"
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: 11:54 PM (Sunday)
Timezone: Africa/Kigali
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:01 am and 6:06 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
1.983 and -157.365 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Banana Village
References
This place on Geonames.org
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: 2020-04-05 07:24:15

Discover Rurebe

Rurebe in Musanze District (Northern Province) is a city in Rwanda about 47 mi (or 76 km) north-west of Kigali, the country's capital city.

Local time in Rurebe is now 11:54 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Africa / Kigali with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Rurebe. The closest airport in Rwanda is Ruhengeri Airport in a distance of 4 mi (or 7 km), South-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site is Bwindi Impenetrable National Park in Uganda at a distance of 37 mi (or 60 km). 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: Kisoro, Gisenyi, Goma, Kabale and Byumba. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 25°C / 77 °F

Morning Temperature 25°C / 77 °F
Evening Temperature 20°C / 68 °F
Night Temperature 15°C / 60 °F
Chance of rainfall 6%
Air Humidity 30%
Air Pressure 1014 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 32% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Monday, 6th of April 2020

23°C (74 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Tuesday, 7th of April 2020

24°C (76 °F)
17°C (62 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Wednesday, 8th of April 2020

23°C (73 °F)
15°C (60 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Faraja Hotel

Address
3,7 mi
Ruhengeri-Gisenyi Rd
Ruhengeri
Rwanda

Time Information

Checkout: 02:00 - Checkin: 01:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Gorilla Nest Lodge

Address
0,5 mi
Kinigi Musanze District Virunga Mountains
Runyanga
Rwanda

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


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