in Zululand District Municipality of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-27.378 and 31.619 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -27° 22' 41" and E 31° 37' 8"
Currency and Currency Code:
Rand - ZAR
Spoken languages:
Zulu, Xhosa, Afrikaans, English, Tswana, Southern Sotho, Tsonga, Swati, Venda, South Ndebele
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 12:25 PM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Africa/Johannesburg
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:33 am and 5:53 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
19.936 and -155.167 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for South Africa in Southern Africa

Safety Score: 3,9 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to South Africa.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning South Africa. Last Update: 2020-09-29 07:18:36

Discover Pongola

Pongola in Zululand District Municipality (KwaZulu-Natal) is a place in South Africa about 240 mi (or 387 km) south-east of Pretoria, the country's capital city.

Current time in Pongola is now 12:25 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Johannesburg with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 9 airports near Pongola, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in South Africa is Mkuze Airport in a distance of 31 mi (or 50 km), South-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's iSimangaliso Wetland Park in a distance of 102 mi (or 164 km), North-East. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Jozini, Mkuze, Hlatikulu, Nongoma and Paulpietersburg. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 18°C / 64 °F

Morning Temperature 11°C / 51 °F
Evening Temperature 15°C / 59 °F
Night Temperature 12°C / 54 °F
Chance of rainfall 3%
Air Humidity 53%
Air Pressure 1021 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (3 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 99% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Wednesday, 30th of September 2020

14°C (57 °F)
15°C (58 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Thursday, 1st of October 2020

15°C (60 °F)
5°C (42 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Friday, 2nd of October 2020

5°C (40 °F)
6°C (43 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay


0,4 mi
Golela Road, Tamboti Ridge Ranch
3170 Pongola
South Africa

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 07:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

The Guest House Pongola

0,5 mi
123 Dr Jansen Street
3170 Pongola
South Africa

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Aber Jetz Guesthouse

0,7 mi
5 Jan Kemp Street
3170 Pongola
South Africa

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Videos from this area

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Pongola Bow Hunters 2D & 3D Shoot

Published: February 26, 2013
Length: 00:53 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Leon Senekal

Leon shooting balloon @ 50 yards.

Richards bay Entertainment .

Published: November 27, 2014
Length: 15:04 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: sibusiso dlamini

KZN Electronic Magazine.

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