in Masaka District of Central Region, Uganda
- Tombs of Buganda Kings at Kasubi (Unesco heritage, 74 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- -0.334 and 31.734 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- S -0° 20' 1" and E 31° 44' 2"
- 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: 11:36 PM (Tuesday)
- Timezone: Africa/Kampala
- UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 7:01 am and 7:08 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- 1.983 and -157.365 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Banana Village
- This place on Wikipedia
- This place on Geonames.org
Safety Score: 4,2 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: 2021-03-02 08:34:11
Masaka in Masaka District (Central Region) with it's 65,373 inhabitants is located in Uganda about 74 mi (or 119 km) south-west of Kampala, the country's capital.
Local time in Masaka is now 11:36 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Kampala with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports in the wider vicinity of Masaka. The closest airport in Uganda is Entebbe International Airport in a distance of 55 mi (or 89 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 74 mi (or 118 km), North-East.
Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Kalungu, Bukomansimbi, Lwengo, Sembabule and Rakai. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 27°C / 80 °F
|Morning Temperature||23°C / 74 °F|
|Evening Temperature||25°C / 78 °F|
|Night Temperature||24°C / 75 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||2%|
|Air Pressure||1008 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from North|
|Cloud Conditions||Clear sky, covering 8% of sky|
|General Conditions||Moderate rain|
Wednesday, 3rd of March 2021
27°C (80 °F)
24°C (74 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, few clouds.
Thursday, 4th of March 2021
26°C (79 °F)
24°C (74 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, broken clouds.
Friday, 5th of March 2021
27°C (81 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.
Videos from this area
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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.
Masaka District is a district in Central Uganda. Its main town is Masaka, whose estimated population in 2011 was 74,100.
Masaka is a town in Central Uganda, lying west of Lake Victoria. It is the chief town of Masaka District. Besides being the headquarters of Masaka District, the town is the regional headquarters and largest metropolitan area in Lyantonde District, Sembabule District, Lwengo District, Bukomansimbi District, Kalungu District, Masaka District, Rakai District, and Kalangala District.
Muteesa I Royal University
Muteesa I Royal University (MRU) is a university in Uganda.
Masaka Regional Referral Hospital, commonly known as Masaka Hospital is a hospital in the city of Masaka, in south-central Uganda. It is the referral hospital for the districts of Kalangala District, Lyantonde, Masaka and Rakai.
St. Henry's College Kitovu
St. Henry's College Kitovu (SHACK), is a boys-only boarding middle and high school in Masaka District, Central Uganda.
Masaka Secondary School
Masaka Secondary School (MSS) is a mixed, day and boarding middle and high school, located in Masaka District, in Central Uganda.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Masaka.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Masaka, Масаки, Масака