in Kalangala District of Central Region, Uganda

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-0.309 and 32.225 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -0° 18' 32" and E 32° 13' 29"
Currency and Currency Code:
Shilling - UGX
Spoken languages:
English, Ganda, Swahili, Arabic
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 04:13 AM (Saturday)
Timezone: Africa/Kampala
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:44 am and 6:50 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 Uganda in Eastern Africa

Safety Score: 4,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Uganda.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Uganda. Last Update: 2021-05-14 08:23:53

Explore Kalangala

Kalangala in Kalangala District (Central Region) is a city in Uganda about 50 mi (or 80 km) south-west of Kampala, the country's capital.

Local time in Kalangala is now 04:13 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Africa / Kampala with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Kalangala. The closest airport in Uganda is Entebbe International Airport in a distance of 29 mi (or 46 km), North-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Tombs of Buganda Kings at Kasubi in a distance of 51 mi (or 82 km), North-East.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Kalungu, Masaka, Gombe, Mpigi and Kanoni. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 23°C / 73 °F

Morning Temperature 21°C / 69 °F
Evening Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Night Temperature 22°C / 71 °F
Chance of rainfall 15%
Air Humidity 76%
Air Pressure 1014 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 92% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Sunday, 16th of May 2021

24°C (76 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.

Monday, 17th of May 2021

26°C (79 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, few clouds.

Tuesday, 18th of May 2021

25°C (78 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Videos from this area

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Leaving Kalangala

Published: February 28, 2015
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Mike Norbury

This is me leaving on the boat from Lutoboka, Kalangala, Ssese Islands, Uganda en route to Nakiwogo, Entebbe on my way home after two years working and livin...

John Gura from Kenya, preaching at GIOP Church, Kalangala

Published: March 02, 2015
Length: 19:10 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Mike Norbury

Pastor John Gura from New Life Centre in Kisumu, Kenya, during a visit with Bishop Nicholas Agonda to the Ssese Islands in Uganda.

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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.


Kalangala is the 'chief town' of Kalangala District in Central Uganda. It is the location of the headquarters of Kalangala District. The district is named after the town.

Located at -0.308889, 32.225 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Uganda, Cities in the Great Rift Valley, Kalangala District, Lake Victoria

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

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