in Mtwara Urban of Mtwara Region, Tanzania

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-10.267 and 40.183 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -10° 16' 0" and E 40° 10' 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: 09:30 PM (Sunday)
Timezone: Africa/Dar_es_Salaam
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:23 am and 6:15 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: 2024-04-14 08:21:28

Delve into Mtwara

Mtwara in Mtwara Urban (Mtwara Region) with it's 96,602 habitants is a city located in Tanzania about 415 mi (or 668 km) south-east of Dodoma, the country's capital town.

Current time in Mtwara is now 09:30 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Africa / Dar es Salaam with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Mtwara. The closest airport in Tanzania is Mtwara Airport in a distance of 5 mi (or 8 km), South. 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: Lindi, Pemba, Moroni, Dar es Salaam and Kibaha. 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 25°C / 76 °F
Evening Temperature 25°C / 77 °F
Night Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Chance of rainfall 11%
Air Humidity 77%
Air Pressure 1012 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 11 km/h (7 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Monday, 15th of April 2024

28°C (82 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Moderate rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.

Tuesday, 16th of April 2024

25°C (77 °F)
24°C (74 °F)
Moderate rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.

Wednesday, 17th of April 2024

27°C (81 °F)
24°C (76 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Videos from this area

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

Mtwara Landing

Published: October 06, 2012
Length: 46:12 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Sengukoi

Mtwara landing from Dar-es-salaam.

Ndio leo- Ma B

Published: July 17, 2012
Length: 44:29 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Amua Rushita

Vidio mpya ya msanii wa hiphop kutoka Mtwara.

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Mikindani, Mtwara, Мтвара, امتوارا, MYW, ムトワラ, 므트와라, Mtvara, متوارا