Mbamba Bay
in Ruvuma Region, Tanzania

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-11.283 and 34.767 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -11° 16' 59" and E 34° 46' 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: 11:23 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Africa/Dar_es_Salaam
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:57 am and 6:36 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: 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

Discover Mbamba Bay

Mbamba Bay in Ruvuma Region with it's 8,997 citizens is a town in Tanzania about 359 mi (or 578 km) south of Dodoma, the country's capital city.

Current time in Mbamba Bay is now 11:23 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Dar es Salaam with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports near Mbamba Bay. The closest is airport we know is Mzuzu Airport in Malawi in a distance of 52 mi (or 84 km). The closest airport in Tanzania is Songea Airport in a distance of 69 mi (or 84 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Nkhata Bay, Mzuzu, Chipyela, Rumphi and Songea. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 22°C / 71 °F

Morning Temperature 13°C / 56 °F
Evening Temperature 19°C / 66 °F
Night Temperature 15°C / 58 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 45%
Air Pressure 1022 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 19% of sky
General Conditions Few clouds

Wednesday, 4th of August 2021

21°C (70 °F)
15°C (59 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Thursday, 5th of August 2021

23°C (73 °F)
17°C (62 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Friday, 6th of August 2021

23°C (74 °F)
17°C (63 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

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.

A19 road (Tanzania)

The A19 is an important road of southern Tanzania. It connects Mbamba Bay on Lake Malawi in the west with Mtwara on the Indian Ocean coast. En route it passes through some major towns including Songea. Its western point is located near {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:11|17|42|S|34|48|7|E| | |name= }} and its eastern point is located near {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:10|17|40|S|40|10|43|E| | |name= }}. At Masasi the B5 road forks off towards the northeast.

Located at -11.295, 34.8019 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Roads in Tanzania

Popular in vicinity

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

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Mbamba, Mbampa, Mbamba Bay