in Mkuranga of Coast Region, Tanzania

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-7.118 and 39.208 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -7° 7' 4" and E 39° 12' 28"
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: 12:14 PM (Monday)
Timezone: Africa/Dar_es_Salaam
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:26 am and 6:12 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: 2024-05-20 08:01:38

Discover Mkwanga

Mkwanga in Mkuranga (Coast Region) with it's 28,037 citizens is a city in Tanzania about 247 mi (or 397 km) east of Dodoma, the country's capital city.

Local time in Mkwanga is now 12:14 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Africa / Dar es Salaam with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 7 airports in the vicinity of Mkwanga. The closest airport in Tanzania is Mwalimu Julius K. Nyerere International Airport in a distance of 17 mi (or 27 km), North. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Tanzania is Ruins of Kilwa Kisiwani and Ruins of Songo Mnara in a distance of 22 mi (or 36 km), East.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Dar es Salaam, Kibaha, Zanzibar, Koani and Mkokotoni. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 28°C / 83 °F

Morning Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Evening Temperature 25°C / 77 °F
Night Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 63%
Air Pressure 1014 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 12 km/h (7 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 36% of sky
General Conditions Scattered clouds

Tuesday, 21st of May 2024

27°C (80 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.

Wednesday, 22nd of May 2024

25°C (77 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Thursday, 23rd of May 2024

23°C (73 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Videos from this area

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Night biking Tanzania Part IV: Fast sand from Pugu to Mkuranga.

Published: October 05, 2012
Length: 59:17 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Osadabwa

After dinner and drinks, a blitz through the white sand tracks to Mkuranga.

The gift of a cell phone

Published: June 29, 2012
Length: 00:17 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: peter fries

Former head of the World Bank said the best way to empower women is to help then get a cellphone. While filming in Africa, I decided to give a few as gifts to thank people for their time in...

Emmanuel Mathias 1

Published: March 09, 2009
Length: 16:28 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Emmanuel Mathias

My Short Case study, The audio is edited but not in a high Quality because am just passing through Experince.

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Popular in vicinity

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

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Mkwanga, Mkuranga