in Western Cape, South Africa
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 0.000 and 0.000 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 0° 0' 0" and E 0° 0' 0"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Rand - ZAR
- Spoken languages:
- Zulu, Xhosa, Afrikaans, English, Tswana, Southern Sotho, Tsonga, Swati, Venda, South Ndebele
- Local electricity:
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- Local Time: 02:37 AM (Tuesday)
- Timezone: Africa/Johannesburg
- UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 7:41 am and 7:48 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- 22.221 and -159.561 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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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: 2020-10-19 08:30:56
Delve into Factreton
The district Factreton of in Western Cape is a subburb in South Africa about 808 mi south-west of Pretoria, the country's capital town.
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: Stellenbosch, Paarl, Malmesbury, Moorreesburg and Hermanus. 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||14°C / 58 °F|
|Evening Temperature||17°C / 63 °F|
|Night Temperature||14°C / 57 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1022 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from North-East|
|Cloud Conditions||Scattered clouds, covering 35% of sky|
|General Conditions||Light rain|
Wednesday, 21st of October 2020
18°C (64 °F)
15°C (59 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Thursday, 22nd of October 2020
21°C (69 °F)
17°C (63 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Friday, 23rd of October 2020
20°C (68 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Scattered clouds, light breeze.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Cape Town Marriott Hotel Crystal Towers
Island Club Hotel & Apartments
51 on Forest Drive
7 Church Street Luxury Guest House
Lagoon Beach Hotel
Sunstays Lagoon Beach
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Cape Town: From Blouberg To Signal Hill
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Attractions and noteworthy things
Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.
Canal Walk is a shopping centre in Cape Town, South Africa, that opened in 2000 and was built around a series of canals. It has a total retail area of 141,000-square-metre . The centre forms the heart of a mixed-use development known as Century City, which includes office blocks, residential areas and the Ratanga Junction theme park.
South African Astronomical Observatory
South African Astronomical Observatory (SAAO) is the national center for optical and infrared astronomy in South Africa. It was established in 1972. The observatory is run by the National Research Foundation of South Africa. The facility's function is to conduct research in astronomy and astrophysics. The primary telescopes are located in Sutherland, which is 370 kilometres from Observatory, Cape Town, which is where the headquarters is located.
AFDA, The South African School of Motion Picture Medium and Live Performance
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International Peace University of South Africa
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The Elsieskraal River is a small river that flows through the Cape Town metropolitan area, in South Africa. It rises in the Tygerberg Hills and flows in a generally south westerly direction to its confluence with the Black River just south of Pinelands. 65% of the course of the Elsieskraal River has been canalised to prevent flooding. Its catchment is part of the Central Management Area of the City of Cape Town.
Athlone Stadium is a stadium in Athlone on the Cape Flats in Cape Town, South Africa. It is used mostly for football matches and is the home ground of Santos Cape Town. The stadium holds 30,000 people and was built in 1972. The stadium was upgraded in the lead up to the 2010 FIFA World Cup with the intention of using it as a training venue. The estimated cost of the upgrade was R297 million.
The Liesbeek River (also spelt Liesbeeck) is a river in Cape Town in South Africa. It is named after a small river in Holland. The first "free burghers" of the Dutch East India Company were granted land to farm along the river in 1657, shortly after the first Dutch settlers arrived in the Cape. The river was originally called the Amstel or Versse Rivier. It is the first river that Jan Van Riebeeck named.
St. George's Grammar School (Cape Town)
St. George's Grammar School is a private co-educational day school located in Mowbray, a suburb of Cape Town, South Africa. It was historically the cathedral school attached to St. George's Cathedral, having been founded in 1848 by Robert Gray, the first Anglican Bishop of Cape Town. St. George's claims to be the oldest independent school in South Africa.
Observatory, Cape Town
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Rustenburg School for Girls
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Milnerton High School
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Colleges of Medicine of South Africa
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Cannons Creek Independent School
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Wingfield Aerodrome was first the Cape Town Municipal Aerodrome, then Air Force Station Wingfield under the SAAF, before being used as a Fleet Air Arm base by the Royal Navy. After World War II, the aerodrome reverted to being the municipal airport for a while. The history of Wingfield is synonymous with the history of flight in South Africa, including pioneering attempts at commercial aviation.
Salt River railway station
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Mutual railway station
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Observatory railway station
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Mowbray railway station
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These districts also belong to .
- Bantry Bay
- Belle Ombre
- Bellville South
- Bishop Lavis
- Garden Village
- Green Point
- Hanover Park
- Killarney Gardens
- Malay Quarter
- Montague Gardens
- Montaque Gardens
- Monte Vista
- Mouille Point
- Paarden Eiland
- Rylands Estate
- Salt River
- Sea Point
- Shoebury Heights
- Surrey Estates
- Sweet Valley
- Tyger Valley
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- Townsend Estate
- Marconi Beam
- Plattekloof Glen
- Sunset Beach
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Ultra-trail Cape Town (UTCT) 2020
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