Usa River
in Meru of Arusha Region, Tanzania

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-3.367 and 36.850 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -3° 22' 0" and E 36° 50' 59"
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: 03:05 PM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Africa/Dar_es_Salaam
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:31 am and 6:28 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: 3,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Tanzania.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Tanzania. Last Update: 2024-05-29 08:01:30

Delve into Usa River

Usa River in Meru (Arusha Region) with it's 18,726 habitants is located in Tanzania about 208 mi (or 335 km) north of Dodoma, the country's capital town.

Current time in Usa River is now 03:05 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Dar es Salaam with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 9 airports close to Usa River, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Tanzania is Arusha Airport in a distance of 15 mi (or 24 km), West. 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 Kilimanjaro National Park in a distance of 47 mi (or 75 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: Arusha, Moshi, Longido, Babati and Wundanyi. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 22°C / 72 °F

Morning Temperature 15°C / 59 °F
Evening Temperature 22°C / 72 °F
Night Temperature 16°C / 62 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 62%
Air Pressure 1019 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 84% of sky
General Conditions Broken clouds

Thursday, 30th of May 2024

23°C (74 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Broken clouds, gentle breeze.

Friday, 31st of May 2024

24°C (75 °F)
18°C (65 °F)
Overcast clouds, gentle breeze.

Saturday, 1st of June 2024

25°C (76 °F)
19°C (66 °F)
Broken clouds, gentle breeze.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Ngare Sero Mountain Lodge

1,0 mi
Leganga Road

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Arumeru River Lodge

1,2 mi
P.O. Box 46
99999 Usa River

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 18:00
Weekday: 6:00 - 23:59
Weekend: 6:00 - 23:59

Videos from this area

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Usa River Rehabilitation and Training Center: Zentrum für Menschen mit Behinderung in Tansania

Published: January 16, 2014
Length: 17:17 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: MissionEineWelt

Das Usa River Rehabilitation and Training Center (URRC) ist eine Einrichtung der Evangelisch - Lutherischen Kirche in Tansania (ELCT). Seit mehr als 20 Jahren wird dort Menschen mit einer ...

Kids at Tamiha Orphanage - Usa River, Tanzania, Africa

Published: August 15, 2012
Length: 54:50 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Jessie Morris

Ngurdoto Mountain Lodge and Golf Club

Published: July 04, 2012
Length: 20:02 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Felix Daniel

Nestled between Mt Meru and Mt Kilimanjaro, Ngurdoto Mountain Lodge is located within a lush coffee plantation, 140 acres, with natural streams flowing through the property, from Mt Meru. ...


Published: June 29, 2014
Length: 56:35 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: The Small Things - Nkoaranga Orphanage

SmallThingsSummer is an online crowd funding social campaign with the goal of raising funds and awareness for The Small Things' Orphanage Reform. The concept of the project lies on the premise...

Tanzania Safari: Moivaro Coffee Lodge with Tanzania Odyssey

Published: March 19, 2007
Length: 35:52 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Tanzania Odyssey

Moivaro Coffee Lodge with Video of the Lodges and Parks of Tanzania and Zanzibar. For more information and other videos of Tanzania please see ...

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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.

Usa River, Tanzania

Usa River is a town around 23 kilometres in the east of the City of Arusha, the capital of the Arusha Region. It is about a 30 minutes drive from the city,there are a number of organisations owned by foreigners,Usa-river is said to be the fastest growing and a safe and quiet place for settlements

Located at -3.36667, 36.85 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Arumeru District, Wards of Tanzania, Populated places in the Arusha Region

Popular in vicinity

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Usa River, Usa