in Muhanga District of Southern Province, Rwanda

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-2.074 and 29.757 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -2° 4' 27" and E 29° 45' 24"
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: 05:22 AM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Africa/Kigali
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:58 am and 5:58 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: 2024-05-28 08:22:27

Delve into Gitarama

Gitarama in Muhanga District (Southern Province) with it's 87,613 habitants is a city located in Rwanda about 23 mi (or 36 km) south-west of Kigali, the country's capital town.

Current time in Gitarama is now 05:22 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Kigali with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Gitarama. The closest airport in Rwanda is Kigali International Airport in a distance of 27 mi (or 44 km), East. 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 Kahuzi-Biega National Park in Democratic republic of the congo at a distance of 80 mi (or 129 km).

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Nyanza, Kigali, Kibuye, Gikongoro and Butare. 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 14°C / 58 °F
Evening Temperature 22°C / 72 °F
Night Temperature 16°C / 60 °F
Chance of rainfall 2%
Air Humidity 53%
Air Pressure 1016 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 44% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Thursday, 30th of May 2024

26°C (78 °F)
17°C (62 °F)
Broken clouds, light breeze.

Friday, 31st of May 2024

25°C (78 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Light rain, calm, overcast clouds.

Saturday, 1st of June 2024

25°C (78 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, scattered clouds.

Videos from this area

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Millennium Congregations--Poverty and Hunger (PART 3 of 8)

Published: March 27, 2009
Length: 13:29 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Reynolds Whalen

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Length: 12:22 min
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#AfricaAsOne Part 11: The Rwandan Silverback named Igisha

Published: February 10, 2015
Length: 12:23 min
Rating: 3 of 5
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Tourist Accommodation in Rwanda - 3B Hotels

Published: June 05, 2012
Length: 31:12 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: 3BHOTELS

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Rwanda: A Travel Story

Published: July 17, 2014
Length: 52:01 min
Rating: 5 of 5
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Published: April 19, 2011
Length: 00:03 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Light2labs

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Rwanda- Drama: Education as Heritage

Published: November 24, 2008
Length: 47:48 min
Rating: 5 of 5
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Mukeshimana is a studious young lady attending school in her community. With her mother working the household chores and growing tired of the strenuous work, she asks her husband to attend...

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Published: June 02, 2014
Length: 17:09 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Tuyishimire Emmanuel

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Published: October 26, 2010
Length: 16:12 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: JapanRwanda

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Rwanda / Mountain Gorillas

Published: September 17, 2008
Length: 28:04 min
Rating: 0 of 5
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Our trip to Rwanda to see the mountain gorillas and the golden monkeys. Ross & Vivi.

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Attractions and noteworthy things

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Gitarama is a city in Rwanda.

Located at -2.08, 29.75 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Rwanda, Muhanga District, Southern Province, Rwanda

Muhanga District

Muhanga is a district (akarere) in Rwanda. Its administrative centre is located in the city of Gitarama.

Located at -2.08333, 29.75 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Southern Province, Rwanda, Districts of Rwanda, Muhanga District

Popular in vicinity

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

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Γκιταράμα, Gitarama, ギタラマ, გიტარამა, 기타라마, Гитарама, Гитараме, 吉塔拉馬