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: 01:35 PM (Thursday)
Timezone: Africa/Johannesburg
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:34 am and 5:07 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: 3,6 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: 2020-05-28 07:21:35

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 01:35 PM (Thursday). 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: 17°C / 63 °F

Morning Temperature 2°C / 36 °F
Evening Temperature 14°C / 57 °F
Night Temperature 9°C / 48 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 27%
Air Pressure 1020 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Friday, 29th of May 2020

18°C (65 °F)
7°C (45 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Saturday, 30th of May 2020

15°C (59 °F)
9°C (48 °F)
Few clouds, gentle breeze.

Sunday, 31st of May 2020

23°C (74 °F)
11°C (51 °F)
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.

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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