in Iganga District of Eastern Region, Uganda

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
0.609 and 33.469 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 0° 36' 33" and E 33° 28' 6"
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: 09:15 AM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Africa/Kampala
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:47 am and 6:55 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: 2022-08-09 08:03:13

Delve into Iganga

Iganga in Iganga District (Eastern Region) with it's 45,024 habitants is located in Uganda about 64 mi (or 104 km) east of Kampala, the country's capital town.

Current time in Iganga is now 09:15 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Kampala with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Iganga. The closest airport in Uganda is Jinja Airport in a distance of 22 mi (or 35 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 66 mi (or 106 km), West.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Mayuge, Luuka Town, Bugiri, Kaliro and Namutumba. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 28°C / 82 °F

Morning Temperature 20°C / 68 °F
Evening Temperature 23°C / 74 °F
Night Temperature 21°C / 70 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 44%
Air Pressure 1012 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 9 km/h (5 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Thursday, 11th of August 2022

27°C (81 °F)
21°C (69 °F)
Overcast clouds, light breeze.

Friday, 12th of August 2022

26°C (79 °F)
20°C (69 °F)
Overcast clouds, light breeze.

Saturday, 13th of August 2022

27°C (80 °F)
21°C (69 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Videos from this area

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Welcome to the Pride | Lion's Thread

Published: November 19, 2014
Length: 19:57 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Brad Bauerkemper

Meet Sarah, our Head Seamstress at Lion's Thread. Although we know her very well, we invite you to take a lot into where we work, where our ladies come from, and how their lives have changed...

How to Tie a Bow Tie | Lion's Thread

Published: November 19, 2014
Length: 27:52 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Brad Bauerkemper

Learn to tie a bow tie in 5 simple steps, as instructed by Muzart, the mastermind behind the handmade Lion's Thread bow tie labels. Want to learn more about our ties or our empowerment initiatives...

Life Cycle of a Bow Tie | Lion's Thread

Published: November 26, 2014
Length: 10:07 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Brad Bauerkemper

At Lion's Thread, we don't make your typical bow tie and we don't use a conventional workshop. In this video, witness first hand how we make our bold, African-cotton ties, from the fabric's...

Dokta - dr Wanda Błeńska 2/2

Published: October 20, 2011
Length: 51:16 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: jezowce

30 października 2011r. dr Wanda Błeńska, zwana również Doktą i Matką Trędowatych, obchodziła 100-ne urodziny! 30 October 2011 dr Wanda Błeńska, also known as Dokta or the Mother...

Matka Trędowatych - Dookoła Świata cz.1

Published: October 31, 2011
Length: 44:45 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: jezowce

Odcinek programu Dookoła Świata prowadzonego przez Bohdana Sienkiewicza o dr Wandzie Błeńskiej - Matce Trędowatych.

Matka Trędowatych - Dookoła Świata cz.2

Published: October 31, 2011
Length: 40:38 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: jezowce

Odcinek programu Dookoła Świata prowadzonego przez Bohdana Sienkiewicza o dr Wandzie Błeńskiej - Matce Trędowatych.

Bicycle race

Published: July 03, 2019
Length: 35:32 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Samuel Ouma

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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.

Iganga District

Iganga District is a district in Eastern Uganda. Like most other Ugandan districts, it is named after its 'chief town', Iganga, where the district headquarters are located.

Located at 0.633333, 33.4833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Iganga District, Busoga, Districts of Uganda, Eastern Region, Uganda


. Iganga Iganga is located in UgandaIgangaIganga Coordinates: {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:00|36|54|N|33|29|06|E|type:city(53700)_region:UG | |name= }} Country 25px Uganda Region Eastern Uganda Sub-region Busoga sub-region District Iganga District Government  • Mayor Elevation Bad rounding here{{#invoke:Math|precision_format| 3,674.5406824147 | 1-3 }} ft (1,120 m) Population (2011 Estimate)  • Total 53,700 Iganga is a town in Eastern Uganda.

Located at 0.615, 33.485 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Uganda, Cities in the Great Rift Valley, Eastern Region, Uganda, Iganga District

Busoga University

Busoga University (BGU), is a private university in Uganda, affiliated with Busoga Diocese of the Church of Uganda.

Located at 0.595, 33.4619 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Universities in Uganda, Education in Uganda, Educational institutions established in 1999, Iganga District, 1999 establishments in Uganda

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Iganga.

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Igang, Iganga, Иганга, اگانگا