in Wete District of Pemba North Region, Tanzania
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- -5.056 and 39.729 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- S -5° 3' 21" and E 39° 43' 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: 01:53 PM (Wednesday)
- Timezone: Africa/Dar_es_Salaam
- UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:10 am and 6:17 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -8.819 and -140.068 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Wikipedia
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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
Wete in Wete District (Pemba North Region) with it's 26,450 citizens is a city in Tanzania about 285 mi (or 459 km) east of Dodoma, the country's capital city.
Local time in Wete is now 01:53 PM (Wednesday). 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 Wete, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Tanzania is Pemba Airport in a distance of 15 mi (or 24 km), South-East. 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 Stone Town of Zanzibar in a distance of 66 mi (or 105 km), South-West. 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: Chake Chake, Tanga, Kwale, Mkokotoni and Mombasa. 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||23°C / 74 °F|
|Evening Temperature||26°C / 78 °F|
|Night Temperature||23°C / 74 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||2%|
|Air Pressure||1016 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Moderate breeze with 11 km/h (7 mph) from North-West|
|Cloud Conditions||Few clouds, covering 13% of sky|
|General Conditions||Light rain|
Thursday, 23rd of September 2021
29°C (83 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, scattered clouds.
Friday, 24th of September 2021
29°C (83 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, broken clouds.
Saturday, 25th of September 2021
29°C (84 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, few clouds.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Videos from this area
These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.
Tanzania pembe by air.mp4
Avreise fra Tanga feb 08 til Zanzibar for ei uke i paradis :)) Mellomlanding på Pembe island.
A Beginning in Pemba
A short video documentary outlining Community Forests International's grassroots tree-planting movement in Pemba, Tanzania. Come see community-based development at its finest.
The Manta Resort
The Manta Resort, Pemba island, Zanzibar. You might just have stumbled upon one of those rare gems few people ever get to see. Elevated and crafted along an idyllic island beach, The Manta...
Spinner Dolphin acrobatics off the east coast of Africa near Pemba (Tanzania)
A pod of Spinner dolphins near Pemba Island off the east coast of Africa.
Pemba Island - Zanzibar The Amazing Low tide
I know everyone hates low tide cause simply they will not be able to swim in Zanzibar and Pemba Island , but Guess what !! just walk and look around and you will find lots of Amazing stuff...
Paradise island - a sandbank in the Indian Ocean, Tanzania
A Ngalawa, a traditional Tanzanian sailboat, took us from the northern tip of Pemba, heading northbound in the Zanzibar archipelago and stopped at a small ...
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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.
Wete is a town located on the Tanzanian island of Pemba. It is the capital of Pemba North Region, as well as the administrative seat for Wete District. It lies on the west side of the north part of the island. The town has an 2013 estimated population of 29,606. To the southwest of Wete Harbour, about a kilometre away, is the small island of Matambwe, site of Shirazi ruins of a medieval town.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Wete.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Weti, Wete, Вето