in Wakiso District of Central Region, Uganda

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
0.404 and 32.459 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 0° 24' 15" and E 32° 27' 33"
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: 08:04 PM (Wednesday)
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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Current travel safety evaluation for Uganda in Eastern Africa

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: 2021-04-14 08:22:48

Discover Wakiso

Wakiso in Wakiso District (Central Region) with it's 20,530 citizens is a place in Uganda a little north-west of Kampala, the country's capital city.

Current time in Wakiso is now 08:04 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Kampala with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports near Wakiso. The closest airport in Uganda is Entebbe International Airport in a distance of 25 mi (or 40 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 7 mi (or 12 km), South-East.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Gombe, Kampala Central Division, Kampala, Mpigi and Mukono. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 26°C / 79 °F

Morning Temperature 16°C / 61 °F
Evening Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Night Temperature 18°C / 64 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 61%
Air Pressure 1016 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 34% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Thursday, 15th of April 2021

26°C (78 °F)
18°C (64 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Friday, 16th of April 2021

25°C (77 °F)
19°C (66 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Saturday, 17th of April 2021

26°C (79 °F)
19°C (65 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, scattered 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.

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...

Made in Uganda

Published: November 09, 2012
Length: 00:49 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: John Oketch

Makerere Full Gospel Church #IT'S_NOT_OVER

Published: November 21, 2014
Length: 03:53 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Makerere Full Gospel Church

Don't miss this year with Makerere Full Gospel Worship Team Jackie Ssenyonjo, Judith Babirye, Levixon and Country Lights Dancers. Brought To You By: Designit Ltd, Nile Coffee and Coca Cola......

WWP 2011 - Kampala, Uganda

Published: June 07, 2011
Length: 51:53 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: VivaTogetherForChild

Children from the city-wide network in Kampala tell us how they will be praying for kids in England over the World Weekend of Prayer!

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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.

Wakiso District

Wakiso District is a district in Central Uganda that encircles Kampala, Uganda's capital city. The district is named after the town of Wakiso, where the district headquarters are located.

Located at 0.4, 32.4833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Wakiso District, Districts of Uganda, Central Region, Uganda, Lake Victoria

Wakiso Town

Wakiso is a metropolitan area in Central Uganda. It is the headquarters of Wakiso District, an administrative unit under the Uganda Ministry of Local Government. The district is named after the town.

Located at 0.398056, 32.4781 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Uganda, Cities in the Great Rift Valley, Central Region, Uganda, Wakiso District


Sentema is a town in Wakiso District, central Uganda. The town is a municipality under Wakiso District Administration. The other municipalities in the district include: Entebbe Municipality Kira Municipality Kakiri Municipality Nansana Municipality Matugga Municipality Wakiso Municipality

Located at 0.3625, 32.4375 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Uganda, Wakiso District, Central Region, Uganda

Popular in vicinity

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