in Lushoto of Tanga Region, Tanzania

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-4.783 and 38.283 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -4° 46' 59" and E 38° 16' 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: 12:53 AM (Friday)
Timezone: Africa/Dar_es_Salaam
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:27 am and 6:20 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-8.819 and -140.068 (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: 2024-05-23 08:16:57

Touring Lushoto

Lushoto in Lushoto (Tanga Region) with it's 24,197 residents is a town located in Tanzania about 200 mi (or 321 km) north-east of Dodoma, the country's capital place.

Time in Lushoto is now 12:53 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named Africa / Dar es Salaam with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports nearby Lushoto, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Tanzania is Lushoto Airport in a distance of 1 mi (or 2 km), 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 96 mi (or 154 km), South-East.

Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Tanga, Kwale, Wundanyi, Mbale and Mkokotoni. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 19°C / 66 °F

Morning Temperature 15°C / 59 °F
Evening Temperature 18°C / 64 °F
Night Temperature 14°C / 57 °F
Chance of rainfall 2%
Air Humidity 69%
Air Pressure 1017 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 91% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Friday, 24th of May 2024

20°C (67 °F)
14°C (57 °F)
Broken clouds, gentle breeze.

Saturday, 25th of May 2024

20°C (68 °F)
13°C (56 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, scattered clouds.

Sunday, 26th of May 2024

20°C (68 °F)
14°C (57 °F)
Few clouds, gentle breeze.

Videos from this area

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Long week-end in Lushoto Frenchbird's photos around Lushoto, Tanzania (who is king of lushoto)

Published: December 18, 2010
Length: 25:42 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu

Preview of Frenchbird's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: This blog preview was made...

Clothes donation to Village Africa

Published: May 27, 2012
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Bettina Blass

A bag full of children's clothes which was sent from Europe reached the NGO Village Africa in Yamba, Tansania. Maiko Paulo who works for the charity accounts for every piece of clothing donated,...

Irente Farm

Published: March 11, 2015
Length: 09:54 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Bravenewfilmsafrica

"Nature is not a place to visit. It is home" - Gary Snyder Title: Irente Farm - Short Documentary. Length: 5 minutes 50 seconds Client: Irente Farm Lodge and Biodiversity Reserve Production...

Cloud moving

Published: April 08, 2015
Length: 04:24 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: ranjeet singh

A fantastic view from hotel room balcony. #Cloudmoving #Lushoto #timelapsevideo.

Kilimanjaro Trek

Published: July 31, 2011
Length: 26:49 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Nicholas Rogovsky

Trekking the Kilimanjaro to a height of 5895 meters is one of the iconic mountain treks any serious outdoor enthusiast has to do once in a lifetime. More oft...

Journey to kisasa waterfalls in tz ,lushoti

Published: December 13, 2018
Length: 50:31 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Lucia Mwashala

Adventure in Tanzania.


Published: January 05, 2019
Length: 56:45 min
Rating: 0 of 5


Published: February 13, 2018
Length: 45:20 min
Rating: 0 of 5

Inua msalaba: wanakwaya wa lushoto SDA wakimsifu Mungu.

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Popular in vicinity

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

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Wilhelmstal, Lushoto