in Kween District of Eastern Region, Uganda

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
1.417 and 34.533 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 1° 25' 0" and E 34° 31' 59"
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: 07:54 PM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Africa/Kampala
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:42 am and 6:52 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

Touring Binyin

Binyin in Kween District (Eastern Region) is a town located in Uganda about 155 mi (or 249 km) north-east of Kampala, the country's capital place.

Time in Binyin is now 07:54 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Kampala with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports nearby Binyin. The closest is airport we know is Kitale Airport in Kenya in a distance of 43 mi (or 68 km). The closest airport in Uganda is Tororo Airport in a distance of 57 mi (or 68 km), South-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. The closest heritage site is Kenya Lake System in the Great Rift Valley in Kenya at a distance of 136 mi (or 218 km).

Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Kapchorwa, Bukwa, Bulambuli, Sironko and Bududa. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 20°C / 67 °F

Morning Temperature 14°C / 57 °F
Evening Temperature 18°C / 64 °F
Night Temperature 15°C / 59 °F
Chance of rainfall 4%
Air Humidity 68%
Air Pressure 1014 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (3 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Thursday, 11th of August 2022

22°C (72 °F)
13°C (56 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Friday, 12th of August 2022

22°C (71 °F)
15°C (59 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Saturday, 13th of August 2022

21°C (70 °F)
14°C (58 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

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Published: August 25, 2008
Length: 58:10 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: zeafrikan

walking toward and getting soaked in the falls ..... amzing experience.

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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.


Binyiny is a town in Eastern Uganda. It is the largest town in Kween District and the headquarters of the district are located in the town. Kween District is one of the twenty-three (23) newly-created districts in Uganda. Before July 2010, the district was part of Kapchorwa District.

Located at 1.415, 34.515 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Uganda, Kween District

Kween District

Kween District is a district in Eastern Uganda. The district headquarters are located at Binyiny, one of the two municipalities in the district.

Located at 1.41667, 34.5167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Kween District, Districts of Uganda, Eastern Region, Uganda


Kyegegwa is a town in Western Uganda. It is the main municipal, administrative and commercial center of Kyegegwa District. The district is named after the town.

Located at 1.415, 34.515 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Uganda, Kyegegwa District, Western Region, Uganda

Popular in vicinity

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Binyiny, Binyin