in Western Lakes, South Sudan

Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
6.806 and 29.677 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 6° 48' 22" and E 29° 40' 38"
Currency and Currency Code:
Pound - SSP
Spoken languages:
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 09:00 AM (Saturday)
Timezone: Africa/Juba
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:14 am and 7:13 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-8.959 and -157.926 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Te Tautua
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Current travel safety evaluation for South Sudan in

Safety Score: 5,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning it is not safe to travel .

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning South Sudan. Last Update: 2021-02-26 08:38:34

Delve into Rumbek

Rumbek in Western Lakes with it's 32,083 habitants is a city located in South Sudan about 2,099 mi (or 3,378 km) east of , the country's capital town.

Current time in Rumbek is now 09:00 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Africa / Juba with an UTC offset of 3 hours. Unfortunatly there are no larger airports in the vicinity of this location. The sidebar provides some ideas about how to get here.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Cueibet, Yirol, Tonj, Leer and Mundri. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Videos from this area

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Rumbek Rocks - Jimmy Slow Down

Published: January 01, 2010
Length: 10:41 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: rumbekrocks

The first Rumbek Rocks video! Fernando does a great job here as he does in Purple Haze. Shot in my container in front of my tie-dye curtain. Rick.

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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.


Rumbek is the capital of Lakes State, central South Sudan, and the former capital of the country.

Located at 6.81, 29.68 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
State capitals in South Sudan, Populated places in South Sudan, Lakes (state)

Roman Catholic Diocese of Rumbek

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Rumbek is a diocese in Rumbek in the Ecclesiastical province of Juba in South Sudan.

Located at 6.8, 29.6833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Roman Catholic dioceses in South Sudan, Religious organizations established in 1955, Roman Catholic dioceses and prelatures established in the 20th century

Rumbek Airport

Rumbek Airport is an airport in South Sudan, near Rumbek the capital of Lakes state. The airport is served by several national airlines and by air charter service providers.

Located at 6.83, 29.67 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in South Sudan, Lakes (state), Bahr el Ghazal

Rumbek University

Rumbek University (RU), is a university in South Sudan.

Located at 6.8, 29.6875 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Universities in South Sudan, , Lakes (state), Bahr el Ghazal, Educational institutions established in 2010

Popular in vicinity

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

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Rumbek, رمبيك, Румбек, Rumbik, רומבק, RBX, ルンベク, რუმბეკი, 룸베크, Rumbekas, Румбеке, رمبک, 倫貝克