in Kongwa of Dodoma Region, Tanzania

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-6.200 and 36.417 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -6° 11' 59" and E 36° 25' 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: 10:41 PM (Thursday)
Timezone: Africa/Dar_es_Salaam
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:08 am and 6:27 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
1.983 and -157.365 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Banana Village
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Current travel safety evaluation for Tanzania in Eastern Africa

Safety Score: 4,0 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: 2021-06-16 08:28:49

Discover Kongwa

Kongwa in Kongwa (Dodoma Region) with it's 11,840 citizens is a town in Tanzania about 47 mi (or 75 km) east of Dodoma, the country's capital city.

Current time in Kongwa is now 10:41 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Africa / Dar es Salaam with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 3 airports near Kongwa. The closest airport in Tanzania is Dodoma Airport in a distance of 46 mi (or 73 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Dodoma, Mvomero, Morogoro, Iringa and Babati. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 31°C / 88 °F

Morning Temperature 18°C / 64 °F
Evening Temperature 30°C / 86 °F
Night Temperature 23°C / 74 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 27%
Air Pressure 1011 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 20% of sky
General Conditions Few clouds

Friday, 29th of October 2021

30°C (86 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Broken clouds, moderate breeze.

Saturday, 30th of October 2021

31°C (88 °F)
26°C (78 °F)
Scattered clouds, moderate breeze.

Sunday, 31st of October 2021

31°C (87 °F)
25°C (76 °F)
Overcast clouds, gentle breeze.

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Attractions and noteworthy things

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Kongwa District

Kongwa District is one of the 5 districts of the Dodoma Region of Tanzania. It is bordered to the North by the Manyara Region, to the East by the Morogoro Region, to the South by the Mpwapwa District and to the West by the Dodoma Rural District. According to the 2002 Tanzania National Census, the population of the Kongwa District was 249,760.

Located at -6.2, 36.417 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Dodoma Region

Kongwa (Tanzanian ward)

Kongwa is an administrative ward in the Kongwa district of the Dodoma Region of Tanzania. According to the 2002 census, the ward has a total population of 11,231. Kongwa was the centre of the Tanganyika groundnut scheme, which was run by the Overseas Food Corporation (OFC) until the project was brought to an end in 1951. The facilities provided included a hospital, which still serves the local patients. A school was established, originally for the children of expatriate staff of the OFC.

Located at -6.2, 36.4167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Dodoma Region, Wards of Tanzania

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