in Babati Town of Manyara Region, Tanzania

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-4.217 and 35.750 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -4° 13' 0" and E 35° 45' 0"
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: 05:11 AM (Friday)
Timezone: Africa/Dar_es_Salaam
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:36 am and 6:30 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: 3,2 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: 2022-05-19 07:20:23

Discover Babati

Babati in Babati Town (Manyara Region) with it's 34,291 citizens is a city in Tanzania about 135 mi (or 217 km) north of Dodoma, the country's capital city.

Local time in Babati is now 05:11 AM (Friday). 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 Babati. The closest airport in Tanzania is Lake Manyara Airport in a distance of 58 mi (or 94 km), North. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Tanzania is Kondoa Rock-Art Sites in a distance of 65 mi (or 105 km), North. Looking for a place to stay? we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Singida, Arusha, Longido, Moshi and Dodoma. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 27°C / 80 °F

Morning Temperature 17°C / 63 °F
Evening Temperature 27°C / 80 °F
Night Temperature 19°C / 66 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 43%
Air Pressure 1016 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 92% of sky
General Conditions Overcast clouds

Saturday, 21st of May 2022

26°C (78 °F)
21°C (70 °F)
Overcast clouds, light breeze.

Sunday, 22nd of May 2022

26°C (79 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Monday, 23rd of May 2022

28°C (83 °F)
25°C (76 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay


0,7 mi
00000 BABATI

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Videos from this area

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TST Give and Receive Holiday Sponsorship Drive!

Published: December 09, 2014
Length: 12:41 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: The Small Things - Nkoaranga Orphanage

This holiday season, join the TST family by sponsoring a child through our Give and Receive sponsorship drive, and get amazing gifts in return! See

Magic Manure - Farming Training in Managhat, Babati, Tanzania

Published: May 21, 2014
Length: 00:34 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Julian Page

The Livingstone Tanzania Trust's Community Farming Training buildings on existing knowledge and helps farmers improve their yields, improve their income security.

Dugout Canoe on Lake Babati, Tanzania

Published: August 08, 2012
Length: 25:13 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: birdandhike

30 seconds of video in a tippy hand-made dugout canoe on Lake Babati, Babati Town, Tanzania.

Tamiha 2010

Published: March 25, 2011
Length: 33:37 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Marie Johnston

Nyumbani kwangu, napenda Tanzania na moyo wote.

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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.

Lake Babati

Lake Babati is a lake in Tanzania known for its population of hippos. Recent droughts have led to a drop in the number of sightings of hippos, causing concern for local hoteliers.

Located at -4.25, 35.7333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Lakes of Tanzania

Popular in vicinity

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

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Babati, Бабати, باباتی, בבטי, ババティ, 바바티, Babatis, Babati Mjini, Бабаті, 巴巴蒂