in Mpanda Town of Katavi, Tanzania
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- -6.344 and 31.070 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- S -6° 20' 37" and E 31° 4' 10"
- 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: 06:28 PM (Tuesday)
- Timezone: Africa/Dar_es_Salaam
- UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:32 am and 7:00 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- 1.983 and -157.365 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Banana Village
- This place on Wikipedia
- This place on Geonames.org
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: 2023-12-05 08:27:35
Delve into Mpanda
Mpanda in Mpanda Town (Katavi) with it's 73,338 habitants is located in Tanzania about 321 mi (or 517 km) west of Dodoma, the country's capital town.
Current time in Mpanda is now 06:28 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Dar es Salaam with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Mpanda. The closest is airport we know is Moba Airport in Kiribati in a distance of 101 mi (or 163 km). The closest airport in Tanzania is Sumbawanga Airport in a distance of 119 mi (or 163 km), South-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Sumbawanga, Kigoma, Tabora, Makamba and Rutana. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 23°C / 74 °F
|Morning Temperature||22°C / 71 °F|
|Evening Temperature||23°C / 73 °F|
|Night Temperature||22°C / 72 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||14%|
|Air Pressure||1014 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Light breeze with 4 km/h (2 mph) from West|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky|
|General Conditions||Moderate rain|
Wednesday, 6th of December 2023
26°C (78 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.
Thursday, 7th of December 2023
24°C (76 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Friday, 8th of December 2023
24°C (76 °F)
24°C (74 °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.
Mpanda District is one of the two districts of the Katavi Region of Tanzania. Its administrative seat is the city of Mpanda. The district is bordered to the northwest by the Kigoma Region, to the northeast by the Tabora Region, to the east by the Mbeya Region, to the southeast by the Sumbawanga Urban District, to the southwest by the Nkasi District and to the west (for a small portion) by Lake Tanganyika.
Katavi Region is one of Tanzania's 30 administrative regions. The regional capital is Mpanda. In March 2012, shortly after the Katavi Region was created, Dr. Rajab Mtumwa Rutengwe was appointed Katavi Regional Commissioner. He was formerly the Mpanda District Commissioner.
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know: