in Wakiso District of Central Region, Uganda

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
0.467 and 32.503 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 0° 28' 1" and E 32° 30' 11"
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: 07:08 AM (Saturday)
Timezone: Africa/Kampala
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:30 am and 6:36 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-8.829 and -140.081 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
This place on Geonames.org
Current travel safety evaluation for Uganda in Eastern Africa

Safety Score: 3,7 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: 2020-10-30 08:29:16

Explore Gombe

Gombe in Wakiso District (Central Region) is located in Uganda a little north-west of Kampala, the country's capital.

Local time in Gombe is now 07:08 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Africa / Kampala with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports in the wider vicinity of Gombe. The closest airport in Uganda is Entebbe International Airport in a distance of 30 mi (or 48 km), South. 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 9 mi (or 14 km), South-East.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Gombe, Wakiso, Kampala Central Division, Kampala and Mukono. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 23°C / 74 °F

Morning Temperature 17°C / 63 °F
Evening Temperature 21°C / 70 °F
Night Temperature 19°C / 67 °F
Chance of rainfall 12%
Air Humidity 76%
Air Pressure 1012 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 1 km/h (1 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 64% of sky
General Conditions Heavy intensity rain

Sunday, 1st of November 2020

25°C (77 °F)
19°C (66 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, few clouds.

Monday, 2nd of November 2020

27°C (80 °F)
19°C (66 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, scattered clouds.

Tuesday, 3rd of November 2020

29°C (84 °F)
19°C (66 °F)
Light rain, calm, broken clouds.

Videos from this area

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Uganda 2014

Published: August 04, 2014
Length: 11:52 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Ellie Dallimore

A montage of videos taken while volunteering in Uganda with my Cousin!


Published: October 16, 2014
Length: 13:45 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Goge Africa

This episode features Bujugali falls, the source of the Nile River and UWEC, Ugandan Wildlife education Center, a tourism expose on Ugandan tourism potential.

Sticky Dojah and Abramz riding through Downtown Kampala Pt.1

Published: April 19, 2010
Length: 36:04 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: mostchill

Just a short impression of driving out the slum of Kisenyi in downtown Kampala. Abramz on the cam and Sticky Dojah on one of his first Boda Boda rides. Notice him being the only "Muzungu" around...

Kampala Cycling

Published: October 11, 2009
Length: 18:55 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: worldofsportvideo

Kampala Cycling provides cycling activities to support the development of individuals and their communities. The activities consists of provision of training programs, participation in (inter)natio...

Public Preaching in Kampala 2

Published: August 02, 2006
Length: 48:13 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: MalamBala

Lonely Preacher in Downtown Kampala - it seems nobody is listening.

beggars life

Published: September 23, 2009
Length: 26:05 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: anguyo dennis

Kampala beggars.

Meet Margret of Mulago Slum

Published: October 15, 2009
Length: 58:48 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: imfcjb

Margret is one of the people receiving food from Manna ministry in Mulago slum in Kampala, Uganda.

Mulago Mission

Published: October 16, 2009
Length: 49:41 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: imfcjb

Mulago is one of the few slums in Kampala that sets on top of a hill overlooking the city of Kampala. Listen to church planter Benon describe the desperate needs of the people of the slum and...

Water expert calls for drive to save drying River Rwizi

Published: September 02, 2013
Length: 08:18 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: watergovist

Water Governance Institute (WGI) had a press conference at its premises to discuss about the impact of River Rwizi on peoples, lives. It is located in Mbarar...

Improving Gender Relations in Coffee Farming Households in Uganda

Published: March 13, 2013
Length: 17:15 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: TanzaniteVisualMedia

Improving Gender Relations in Coffee Farming Households 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.


Matugga is a town in Central Uganda. It is one of the urban centers in Wakiso District. The correct phonetic spelling of the town is with two "g"s.

Located at 0.460278, 32.5289 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Wakiso District, Populated places in Uganda, Central Region, Uganda

Gombe, Uganda

Gombe, Wakiso, Uganda, commonly referred to as Gombe, is a small town in Central Uganda. It is one of the urban centers in Wakiso District.

Located at 0.4975, 32.4739 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Wakiso District, Populated places in Uganda, Cities in the Great Rift Valley, Central Region, Uganda

Popular in vicinity

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