in Rungwe of Mbeya Region, Tanzania
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- -9.250 and 33.650 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- S -9° 15' 0" and E 33° 39' 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: 01:29 AM (Sunday)
- Timezone: Africa/Dar_es_Salaam
- UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:32 am and 6:41 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: 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
Delve into Tukuyu
Tukuyu in Rungwe (Mbeya Region) with it's 28,398 habitants is a city located in Tanzania about 256 mi (or 412 km) south-west of Dodoma, the country's capital town.
Current time in Tukuyu is now 01:29 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Africa / Dar es Salaam with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Tukuyu. The closest airport in Tanzania is Mbeya Airport in a distance of 26 mi (or 42 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Mbeya, Chitipa, Karonga, Njombe and Rumphi. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 26°C / 79 °F
|Morning Temperature||12°C / 54 °F|
|Evening Temperature||23°C / 74 °F|
|Night Temperature||15°C / 58 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1014 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from North-West|
|Cloud Conditions||Few clouds, covering 10% of sky|
|General Conditions||Sky is clear|
Sunday, 26th of September 2021
26°C (79 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Monday, 27th of September 2021
28°C (82 °F)
20°C (68 °F)
Few clouds, light breeze.
Tuesday, 28th of September 2021
29°C (83 °F)
19°C (67 °F)
Overcast clouds, light breeze.
Videos from this area
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www.bongocamping.com Dane saying hello to Tanzanian pupils on their way home. www.facebook.com/pages/Bongo-Camping/8395521635.
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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.
Rungwe is one of the 8 districts of the Mbeya Region of Tanzania. It is bordered to the North by the Mbeya Rural District, to the East by the Iringa Region, to the Southeast by the Kyela District, to the Southwest by the Ileje District and to the West by the Mbeya Urban District. According to the 2002 Tanzania National Census, the population of the Rungwe District was 307,270. The District Commissioner of the Rungwe District is Abed Mwinyimusa.
Tukuyu is a small, of 50,000 inhabitants, hillside town that lies about 36 miles south of the city of Mbeya, at an elevation of around 5,000 ft in the highland Rungwe District of southern Tanzania, East Africa. The local language is colloquial Nyakyusa together with the national language Swahili. Secondary and college education is done in the English language. The people are the Nyakyusa, although localised groups give themselves different local names.
Katumba is an administrative ward in the Rungwe District of the Mbeya Region of Tanzania. According to the 2002 census, the ward has a total population of 10,965. There are four villages with the ward, the village of Katumba, Ikama, Ilinga and Itagata.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Tukuyu.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Neu-Langenberg, Ntukuju, Neu-Langenburg, New Langenberg, Tukuyu