in Nachingwea of Lindi Region, Tanzania

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-10.373 and 38.763 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -10° 22' 21" and E 38° 45' 45"
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: 02:48 PM (Saturday)
Timezone: Africa/Dar_es_Salaam
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:28 am and 6:32 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
19.469 and -154.833 (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: 2023-03-25 08:16:39

Discover Nachingwea

Nachingwea in Nachingwea (Lindi Region) with it's 18,058 citizens is a city in Tanzania about 356 mi (or 573 km) south-east of Dodoma, the country's capital city.

Local time in Nachingwea is now 02:48 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Africa / Dar es Salaam with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Nachingwea. The closest airport in Tanzania is Nachingwea Airport in a distance of 2 mi (or 2 km), North-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Selous Game Reserve in a distance of 133 mi (or 214 km), North-West.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Lindi, Mtwara, Songea, Pemba and Dar es Salaam. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 29°C / 84 °F

Morning Temperature 20°C / 68 °F
Evening Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Night Temperature 21°C / 71 °F
Chance of rainfall 4%
Air Humidity 60%
Air Pressure 1012 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (3 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Sunday, 26th of March 2023

28°C (83 °F)
21°C (71 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Monday, 27th of March 2023

28°C (82 °F)
22°C (71 °F)
Moderate rain, calm, broken clouds.

Tuesday, 28th of March 2023

24°C (75 °F)
21°C (70 °F)
Moderate 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.


Nachingwea is one of the six districts of Lindi Region in Tanzania. It is bordered to the north by Ruangwa District, to the east by Lindi Rural District, to the southeast by Mtwara Region and to the southwest by Ruvuma Region. According to the 2002 Tanzania National Census, it had a population of 162,081. Nachingwea has a hospital, a tteacher's training college, one secondary School, four primary schools, a nursery school and a day care centre.

Located at -10.3818, 38.7611 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of Tanzania, Lindi Region

Popular in vicinity

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

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Nachingwa, Nachingwea, NCH