in Shinyanga Urban of Shinyanga Region, Tanzania

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-3.664 and 33.421 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -3° 39' 50" and E 33° 25' 16"
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: 11:14 PM (Friday)
Timezone: Africa/Dar_es_Salaam
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:32 am and 6:40 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: 3,0 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: 2022-09-30 08:19:43

Delve into Shinyanga

Shinyanga in Shinyanga Urban (Shinyanga Region) with it's 107,362 habitants is located in Tanzania about 236 mi (or 379 km) north-west of Dodoma, the country's capital town.

Current time in Shinyanga is now 11:14 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named Africa / Dar es Salaam with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Shinyanga. The closest airport in Tanzania is Shinyanga Airport in a distance of 7 mi (or 11 km), North-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Bariadi, Mwanza, Tabora, Geita and Singida. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 31°C / 87 °F

Morning Temperature 20°C / 69 °F
Evening Temperature 32°C / 89 °F
Night Temperature 26°C / 80 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 27%
Air Pressure 1009 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 10 km/h (6 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 52% of sky
General Conditions Broken clouds

Saturday, 1st of October 2022

31°C (88 °F)
27°C (81 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Sunday, 2nd of October 2022

31°C (87 °F)
30°C (87 °F)
Scattered clouds, moderate breeze.

Monday, 3rd of October 2022

31°C (87 °F)
28°C (83 °F)
Broken clouds, gentle breeze.

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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.


Shinyanga, also known as Shinyanga mji in the local Swahili language, is a city in northern Tanzania. The city is the location of the regional headquarters of Shinyanga Region as well as the district headquarters of Shinyanga Urban District. The region and district are named after the town.

Located at -3.66194, 33.4231 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cities in Tanzania, Cities in the Great Rift Valley, Populated places in the Shinyanga Region, Regional capitals in Tanzania

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Schinjanga, Shinyanga, Шинянга, شینیانگا, SHY, シニャンガ, 시니앙가, Šinjanga, Шиньянга, 欣延加