in Rusizi District of Western Province, Rwanda
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- -2.476 and 28.916 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- S -2° 28' 33" and E 28° 54' 57"
- 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: 05:08 PM (Wednesday)
- Timezone: Africa/Kigali
- UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:05 am and 6:10 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- 1.983 and -157.365 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Banana Village
- This place on Geonames.org
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: 2020-04-01 07:28:26
Gihundwe in Rusizi District (Western Province) is a city in Rwanda about 87 mi (or 140 km) south-west of Kigali, the country's capital.
Local time in Gihundwe is now 05:08 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Kigali with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Gihundwe. The closest airport in Rwanda is Kamembe Airport in a distance of 1 mi (or 2 km), North-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 Kahuzi-Biega National Park in Democratic republic of the congo at a distance of 68 mi (or 110 km).
Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Bukavu, Cibitoke, Buganda, Kibuye and Gikongoro. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 26°C / 78 °F
|Morning Temperature||15°C / 59 °F|
|Evening Temperature||22°C / 72 °F|
|Night Temperature||16°C / 61 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||7%|
|Air Pressure||1014 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Calm with 1 km/h (1 mph) from East|
|Cloud Conditions||Scattered clouds, covering 26% of sky|
|General Conditions||Moderate rain|
Thursday, 2nd of April 2020
25°C (76 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Moderate rain, calm, broken clouds.
Friday, 3rd of April 2020
27°C (81 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Moderate rain, calm, few clouds.
Saturday, 4th of April 2020
24°C (75 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Moderate rain, calm, scattered clouds.
Videos from this area
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Attractions and noteworthy things
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Kamembe International Airport is an airport near Cyangugu and Kamembe in Rwanda. RwandAir operates 13 weekly flights to and from Kigali, with a Dash 8-100. The airport receives others flights from Tanzania, Uganda and DR Congo. Early in 2010, the Rwanda Gouvernement announced that Kamembe will be modernised.
Rusizi is a district (akarere) in Western Province, Rwanda. Its capital is Cyangugu, the major city of the Rwandan south-west and the district contains large parts of the former Cyangugu Province.
Roman Catholic Diocese of Cyangugu
The Roman Catholic Diocese of Cyangugu is a diocese located in the city of Cyangugu in the Ecclesiastical province of Kigali in Rwanda. The Diocese of Cyangugu was established by Pope John Paul II on November 14, 1981.
Cyangugu Province is one of the 12 former provinces of Rwanda. It is now part of the Western Province. It shares border with Bukavu,a town located in East of the Democratic Republic of Congo).
Bukunzi, also known as Mbirizi, was a small kingdom located in the extreme southwest of what is now Rwanda. The kings of Bukunzi were renowned throughout the region for the legendary control of the rain. Located east of the Ruzizi River, Bukunzi was apparently founded by members of the Shi royal family, who fled into political exile following a family dispute. Luhwinja, another small polity, is thought to have emerged from Bukunzi.
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