in Moshi Urban District of Kilimanjaro Region, Tanzania

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-3.350 and 37.333 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -3° 20' 59" and E 37° 19' 59"
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: 08:28 AM (Thursday)
Timezone: Africa/Dar_es_Salaam
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:28 am and 6:26 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: 2024-05-22 08:01:51

Touring Moshi

Moshi in Moshi Urban District (Kilimanjaro Region) with it's 156,959 residents is a town located in Tanzania about 224 mi (or 360 km) north-east of Dodoma, the country's capital place.

Time in Moshi is now 08:28 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Africa / Dar es Salaam with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 9 airports nearby Moshi, of which two are larger airports. The closest airport in Tanzania is Moshi Airport in a distance of 1 mi (or 2 km), South-West. 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 Kilimanjaro National Park in a distance of 29 mi (or 46 km), North. Need some hints on where to stay? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Arusha, Longido, Wundanyi, Mbale and Wote. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 22°C / 71 °F

Morning Temperature 20°C / 69 °F
Evening Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Night Temperature 19°C / 67 °F
Chance of rainfall 3%
Air Humidity 88%
Air Pressure 1019 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 99% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Friday, 24th of May 2024

24°C (76 °F)
20°C (68 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Saturday, 25th of May 2024

25°C (76 °F)
21°C (69 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Sunday, 26th of May 2024

25°C (77 °F)
22°C (71 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Weru Weru River Lodge

5,5 mi
Malisita, Moshi

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00

Amans Hotel

1,2 mi
Sokoine Road, PO box 316
. Moshi

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Weekday: 0:00 - 0:00
Weekend: closed

Kilimanjaro Safaris Lodge

1,6 mi
Shanty Town
1969 Moshi

Time Information

Checkout: 23:00 - Checkin: 10:00
Weekday: 7:00 - 23:00
Weekend: closed


4,8 mi

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 14:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Episode 11 | The One About October - A Glimpse Of Moshi, Ministry, & Lil Miss Personality!

Published: November 02, 2014
Length: 43:48 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Mark Sherman

IN THIS EPISODE: Footage of Our New Town (Moshi, Tanzania) // Adjusting as a Family // Lightbulb Search & Power Outtages // Gleaning Wisdom // A Taste of Global-Effect: Land, Kimbilio Girls...

Dream Travel Kilimanjaro Group Trip - Kilimanjaro Marathon

Published: March 22, 2015
Length: 37:11 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Dream Travel Canada

From the Race Expo to the oldest finisher on Race Day.

IS Moshi Graduation 2009 - Part 2

Published: June 24, 2009
Length: 50:03 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: keironmw

Part 2 (Graduates A to Dhariwal) of an eight part video of International School Moshi's 2009 Graduation Ceremony in Moshi, Kilimanjaro, Tanzania. Congratulations to ISM's Class of 2009.

Cry Freedom - International School Moshi 1992

Published: December 16, 2013
Length: 02:18 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Marjolijn Pronk

Cry Freedom. Play done by students at International School Moshi in Tanzania.

IS Moshi - M5 Drama - Act 3

Published: June 24, 2009
Length: 43:11 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: keironmw

In May 2009, MYP students from International School Moshi presented a number of drama performances. These five one-act plays were presented by the M5 students.

Library in TRC, Moshi - Instalation of the KOHA system

Published: July 11, 2012
Length: 00:31 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Karol Mitura

Summary of the first weekend work to install and configure KOHA system to manage the new TRC library which is under construction. This is the project coordinated by Cultures of the world Fundation,...

World Unite! Tanzania - Social Reality Tour - HIV/AIDS at Kilimanjaro

Published: October 26, 2011
Length: 31:38 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: World Unite!

Tourists in Moshi/Kilimanjaro can join a social worker of the NGO KIWAKKUKI to a slum area and visit families and individuals who are HIV positive. They get an understanding of the social problems...

Kilimanjaro Orphanage Centre: A Story of Two Brothers

Published: September 19, 2013
Length: 35:55 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Kilimanjaro Orphanage Centre

The Kilimanjaro Orphanage Centre in Pasua was founded in early 2009 by Edward "Teacher" Lazaro responding to the recognized need to provide care and shelter to an increasing population of ...

The Amani Children's Home

Published: December 05, 2014
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Hope for Children

HOPE is working with the Amani Children's Home to help children living and working on the streets of Moshi, a town located a the foot of Kilimanjaro.

Tanzania 1.03. -12.3.2014

Published: March 16, 2014
Length: 26:45 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Jouko Kärki

Holiday in the Serengeti National Park and Sansibar.

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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.

International School Moshi

International School Moshi, on the slopes of Africa's highest mountain, Kilimanjaro, was founded in 1969 and now has 420 students from 46 nationalities on two campuses in Moshi and Arusha. Moshi campus has 230 students, including 105 boarders, and offers a full range of courses from pre-kindergarten to International Baccalaureate Diploma. It has been an International Baccalaureate World school since 1977. Arusha campus has 190 day students, and offers courses from pre-kindergarten to grade 10.

Located at -3.32478, 37.3193 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Educational institutions established in 1969, International schools in Tanzania, Boarding schools in Tanzania, Private schools in Tanzania, Primary schools in Tanzania, Secondary schools in Tanzania, International Baccalaureate schools in Tanzania, Moshi, Mount Kilimanjaro

Moshi Urban

Moshi Urban is one of the six districts of the Kilimanjaro Region of Tanzania. The regional capital of Moshi is located in the Moshi Urban District. The district is bordered to the north by the Moshi Rural District, to the east by the Mwanga District and to the south and west by the Manyara Region. According to the 2002 Tanzania National Census, the population of the Moshi Urban District is 144,336. http://www. tanzania. go. tz/census/census/districts/moshiurban. htm

Located at -3.3616, 37.3466 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Kilimanjaro Region

Moshi Rural

Moshi Rural is one of the six districts in the Kilimanjaro Region of Tanzania. It is bordered to the north by the Rombo District, to the west by the Hai District, to the east by the Mwanga District and Kenya and to the south by the Manyara Region. According to the 2002 Tanzania National Census, the population of the Moshi Rural District was 402,431. http://www. tanzania. go. tz/census/census/districts/moshirural. htm

Located at -3.3393, 37.3439 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Kilimanjaro Region

Popular in vicinity

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

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Moschi, Moshi, Моши, Μόσι, موشی, מושי, QSI, モシ, 모시, Mošis, موشی، تنزانیہ, 莫希