in Kigoma Ujiji Municipal of Kigoma Region, Tanzania
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- -4.877 and 29.627 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- S -4° 52' 36" and E 29° 37' 36"
- 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: 05:57 AM (Monday)
- Timezone: Africa/Dar_es_Salaam
- UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:39 am and 7:03 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: 2023-12-03 08:22:15
Delve into Kigoma
Kigoma in Kigoma Ujiji Municipal (Kigoma Region) with it's 164,268 habitants is a town located in Tanzania about 430 mi (or 692 km) west of Dodoma, the country's capital town.
Time in Kigoma is now 05:57 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named Africa / Dar es Salaam with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Kigoma. The closest airport in Tanzania is Kigoma Airport in a distance of 3 mi (or 5 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
In need of a room? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Makamba, Rumonge, Bururi, Rutana and Mwaro. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 21°C / 70 °F
|Morning Temperature||22°C / 71 °F|
|Evening Temperature||22°C / 71 °F|
|Night Temperature||21°C / 71 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||43%|
|Air Pressure||1014 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (3 mph) from North|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky|
|General Conditions||Heavy intensity rain|
Tuesday, 5th of December 2023
22°C (71 °F)
22°C (71 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Wednesday, 6th of December 2023
25°C (77 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.
Thursday, 7th of December 2023
24°C (76 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Hotels and Places to Stay
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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.
Kigoma is a town and lake port in western Tanzania, on the eastern shore of Lake Tanganyika and close to the border with Burundi. It serves as the capital for the surrounding Kigoma Region and has a population of 135,234 (2007 census) and an elevation of 775 m. The historic trading town of Ujiji is 6 km south-east of Kigoma.
Lake Tanganyika Stadium
Lake Tanganyika Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Kigoma, Tanzania. It is currently used mostly for football matches. The stadium holds 20,000.
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Kigoma, كيغوما, Горад Кігома, Кигома, Kigomo, کیگوما, קיגומה, TKQ, キゴマ, 키고마, Кигоме, Kigoma-Ujiji, 基戈馬