in Wakiso District of Central Region, Uganda
- Tombs of Buganda Kings at Kasubi (Unesco heritage, 7 mi)
- Uganda Wildlife Education Center (zoo, (24 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 0.347 and 32.649 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 0° 20' 50" and E 32° 38' 57"
- 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: 04:59 PM (Saturday)
- Timezone: Africa/Kampala
- UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:46 am and 6:54 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -8.829 and -140.081 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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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: 2021-04-10 08:37:05
Kireka in Wakiso District (Central Region) with it's 17,947 residents is a town located in Uganda a little north-east of Kampala, the country's capital place.
Time in Kireka is now 04:59 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Africa / Kampala with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports nearby Kireka. The closest airport in Uganda is Entebbe International Airport in a distance of 25 mi (or 41 km), South-West. 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 7 mi (or 11 km), West. We collected 1 points of interest near this location. Need some hints on where to stay? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Kampala, Kampala Central Division, Mukono, Wakiso and Gombe. 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||18°C / 64 °F|
|Evening Temperature||22°C / 72 °F|
|Night Temperature||17°C / 63 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||6%|
|Air Pressure||1011 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from North|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 98% of sky|
|General Conditions||Moderate rain|
Sunday, 11th of April 2021
25°C (76 °F)
19°C (66 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Monday, 12th of April 2021
20°C (68 °F)
18°C (64 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Tuesday, 13th of April 2021
20°C (69 °F)
18°C (64 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Sheraton Kampala Hotel
LAKE VICTORIA SERENA RESORT AND SPA
Protea Hotel Kampala
Speke Apartmentes Wampewo
JINJA NILE RESORT- JUNJAU
GRAND IMPERIAL HOTEL-KAMPALA
URBAN BY CITYBLUE KAMPALA UGANDA
PRIMATE LODGE - KIBALE
DUAL APARTMENTS NTINDA
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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.
National Stadium (Uganda)
Mandela National Stadium often referred to as Namboole Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Kampala, Uganda. It is currently used mostly for football matches, although other sports are also practiced. The stadium has a capacity of 45,202 people. The stadium was built with a grant of $36 million dollars from the People's Republic of China. Originally it was called Namboole Stadium, getting its name from the hill on which it was built.
Kyambogo University (KYU), is a public university in Uganda. It is one of the eight public universities and degree-awarding institutions in the country.
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Ntinda is a location in northeastern Kampala, the capital city of Uganda.
Bweyogerere is the name of a township in south-central Uganda. It is one of the six (6) townships or Wards that constitute Kira Municipality in Wakiso District. The other five wards in Kira Municipality are Kimwaanyi Ward, Kira Ward, Kireka Ward, Kirinnya Ward and Kyaliwajjala Ward.
Banda is a hill that partly lies within the city of Kampala, Uganda's capital and partly in neighboring Kira Municipality, Wakiso District, central Uganda. Banda also refers to the neighborhoods on the slopes of the hill and between Banda Hill and Kireka, extending all the way to the Kampala-Jinja Highway.
Kiwaatule is a township within the city of Kampala, Uganda's capital.
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