Engaruka
in Monduli District of Arusha Region, Tanzania

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-2.983 and 35.950 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -2° 58' 59" and E 35° 57' 0"
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: 09:31 PM (Sunday)
Timezone: Africa/Dar_es_Salaam
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:34 am and 6:36 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-8.819 and -140.068 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Anaho
References
This place on Wikipedia
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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

Touring Engaruka

Engaruka in Monduli District (Arusha Region) is a town located in Tanzania about 221 mi (or 355 km) north of Dodoma, the country's capital place.

Time in Engaruka is now 09:31 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Africa / Dar es Salaam with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 9 airports nearby Engaruka, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Tanzania is Lake Manyara Airport in a distance of 29 mi (or 46 km), South. 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 22 mi (or 35 km), South.

Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Longido, Arusha, Babati, Kajiado and Moshi. 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.

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.

Engaruka

Engaruka is an abandoned system of ruins in the Great Rift Valley of northern Tanzania . Situated in the Arusha province, it is famed for its irrigation and cultivation structures. It is considered one of the most important archaeological sites in the Great Lakes region.

Located at -2.983, 35.95 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Archaeological sites in Tanzania, Former populated places in Tanzania, Archaeological sites in Arusha Region

Engaruka (Tanzanian ward)

Engaruka 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 7,295.

Located at -2.98333, 35.95 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Monduli District, Wards of Tanzania, Populated places in the Arusha Region

Popular in vicinity

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


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Engruka, Engaruka