in Uvinza District of Kigoma Region, Tanzania

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-5.104 and 30.391 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -5° 6' 12" and E 30° 23' 27"
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:
6:48 am and 6:54 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

Explore Uvinza

Uvinza in Uvinza District (Kigoma Region) with it's 24,650 inhabitants is located in Tanzania about 375 mi (or 604 km) west of Dodoma, the country's capital.

Local time in Uvinza 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 in the wider vicinity of Uvinza. The closest airport in Tanzania is Kigoma Airport in a distance of 52 mi (or 83 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Kigoma, Makamba, Rutana, Bururi and Mpanda. 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 24°C / 76 °F
Evening Temperature 28°C / 83 °F
Night Temperature 26°C / 79 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 44%
Air Pressure 1013 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 9 km/h (5 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Overcast clouds

Tuesday, 21st of September 2021

29°C (85 °F)
27°C (81 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.

Wednesday, 22nd of September 2021

31°C (87 °F)
27°C (81 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.

Thursday, 23rd of September 2021

30°C (85 °F)
27°C (80 °F)
Light rain, gentle 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.


Uvinza is a town in western Tanzania in the highlands. Elevation 996m.

Located at -5.10361, 30.3911 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Kigoma Region

Kikwete Bridge

Kikwete Bridge is a bridge currently under construction in Tanzania across the Malagarasi River.

Located at -5.10675, 30.3826 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures under construction in Tanzania, Bridges in Tanzania

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Kimalapamba, Rutschugiposten, Urvinsa, Uwinsa, Uvinza