in Bukedea District of Eastern Region, Uganda

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
1.317 and 34.051 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 1° 19' 0" and E 34° 3' 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: 08:39 PM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Africa/Kampala
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:44 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: 3,5 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: 2022-08-10 08:12:05

Discover Bukedea

Bukedea in Bukedea District (Eastern Region) is a city in Uganda about 123 mi (or 198 km) north-east of Kampala, the country's capital city.

Local time in Bukedea is now 08:39 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Kampala with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Bukedea. The closest airport in Uganda is Soroti Airport in a distance of 41 mi (or 66 km), North-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 123 mi (or 198 km), South-West.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Kumi, Sironko, Mbale, Ngora and Budaka. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 27°C / 81 °F

Morning Temperature 18°C / 65 °F
Evening Temperature 27°C / 81 °F
Night Temperature 22°C / 72 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 43%
Air Pressure 1010 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Overcast clouds

Thursday, 11th of August 2022

29°C (85 °F)
20°C (68 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Friday, 12th of August 2022

27°C (80 °F)
20°C (68 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Saturday, 13th of August 2022

25°C (77 °F)
20°C (69 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Videos from this area

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Agriculture Business Development -- Value Chain Kolir Sub county, Eastern Uganda at a Glance

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Tværs over Uganda 2011 dag 10 - Soroti m.m

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Length: 22:32 min
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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.


Bukedea is a town in Eastern Uganda. It is the chief municipal, administrative and commercial center of Bukedea District and the district headquarters are located there. The district is named after the town.

Located at 1.3475, 34.0444 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Uganda, Cities in the Great Rift Valley, Eastern Region, Uganda, Bukedea District

Bukedea District

Bukedea District is a district in Eastern Uganda. It's named after its 'chief town', Bukedea, where the district headquarters are located.

Located at 1.35, 34.05 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Bukedea District, Districts of Uganda, Eastern Region, Uganda

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