in Karatu District of Arusha Region, Tanzania

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-3.371 and 35.809 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -3° 22' 15" and E 35° 48' 32"
Currency and Currency Code:
Shilling - TZS
Spoken languages:
Swahili, English, Arabic
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 08:37 PM (Sunday)
Timezone: Africa/Dar_es_Salaam
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:35 am and 6:36 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-8.819 and -140.068 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Tanzania in Eastern Africa

Safety Score: 4,2 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Tanzania.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Tanzania. Last Update: 2021-04-18 08:35:49

Delve into Kibaoni

Kibaoni in Karatu District (Arusha Region) is a town located in Tanzania about 194 mi (or 312 km) north of Dodoma, the country's capital town.

Time in Kibaoni is now 08:37 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Africa / Dar es Salaam with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 9 airports closer to Kibaoni, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Tanzania is Lake Manyara Airport in a distance of 1 mi (or 1 km), South-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Tanzania is Kondoa Rock-Art Sites in a distance of 7 mi (or 11 km), North. In need of a room? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Babati, Arusha, Longido, Moshi and Singida. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 24°C / 76 °F

Morning Temperature 19°C / 67 °F
Evening Temperature 24°C / 74 °F
Night Temperature 20°C / 69 °F
Chance of rainfall 6%
Air Humidity 71%
Air Pressure 1015 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 96% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Monday, 19th of April 2021

21°C (69 °F)
20°C (68 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Tuesday, 20th of April 2021

24°C (75 °F)
20°C (69 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Wednesday, 21st of April 2021

23°C (74 °F)
21°C (70 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Lake Manyara Kilimamoja Lodge

2,6 mi
Lake Manyara Kilimamoja Lodge
361 Mto wa Mbu

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

TESSA AT TWIGA, Mto Wa Mbu, Tanzania

Published: February 03, 2009
Length: 05:56 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: peter groot

Tessa heeft het in Mto Wa Mbu erg naar haar zin. Hier is een beetje van het projekt te zien in het grote bananenbomenbos.

Kiss From The World 1

Published: August 21, 2010
Length: 51:25 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Emiel Smit

In Januari 2010 kwamen Domenico en Giulia van langs in Mto wa Mbu bij stichting Twiga.

Sarakasi ya Vijana 2 jaar

Published: August 21, 2010
Length: 09:21 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Emiel Smit

In November 2009 bestond het Sarakasi ya Vijana kinderproject 2 jaar, Tineke van Beers maakte daarom samen met de staf deze film.

Road trip from karatu, Manyara national park to Arusha Tanzania

Published: March 17, 2018
Length: 00:03 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Suleiman Rasheed

Road trip from karatu , Manyara national park to Arusha Tanzania

Published: March 17, 2018
Length: 00:14 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Suleiman Rasheed

Tribo Masai

Published: December 31, 2018
Length: 25:15 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Joao Madama

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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.

Mto wa Mbu

Mto wa Mbu, is an administrative ward in the Monduli district of the Arusha Region of Tanzania. According to the 2002 census, the ward has a total population of 16,068. The name Mto wa Mbu means "River of Mosquitoes". Mto wa mbu has an area of 3600square kilometers of which 1800 is for cultivation.

Located at -3.35, 35.85 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Monduli District, Wards of Tanzania, Populated places in the Arusha Region

Popular in vicinity

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