in Sironko District of Eastern Region, Uganda

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
1.231 and 34.248 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 1° 13' 52" and E 34° 14' 51"
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: 01:31 PM (Thursday)
Timezone: Africa/Kampala
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:28 am and 6:34 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: 2022-10-06 08:18:27

Delve into Sironko

Sironko in Sironko District (Eastern Region) with it's 14,000 habitants is a city located in Uganda about 131 mi (or 211 km) north-east of Kampala, the country's capital town.

Current time in Sironko is now 01:31 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Africa / Kampala with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Sironko. The closest airport in Uganda is Tororo Airport in a distance of 38 mi (or 62 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 132 mi (or 213 km), South-West.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Bulambuli, Mbale, Bukedea, Bududa and Kapchorwa. 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 17°C / 62 °F
Evening Temperature 21°C / 70 °F
Night Temperature 18°C / 64 °F
Chance of rainfall 4%
Air Humidity 50%
Air Pressure 1012 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 13 km/h (8 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 32% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Friday, 7th of October 2022

27°C (80 °F)
18°C (65 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Saturday, 8th of October 2022

27°C (80 °F)
18°C (64 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Sunday, 9th of October 2022

27°C (80 °F)
18°C (65 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

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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.

Sironko District

Sironko District is a district in Eastern Uganda. The district was created in 2000 and had previously been part of Mbale District. Like most Ugandan districts, it is named after its main commercial town, Sironko.

Located at 1.23333, 34.25 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Sironko District, Districts of Uganda, Eastern Region, Uganda, 2000 establishments in Uganda


Sironko is a town in Eastern Uganda. It the largest metropolitan area in Sironko District and is the location of the district headquarters. The district is named after the town.

Located at 1.22944, 34.2481 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Uganda, Eastern Region, Uganda, Sironko District

Popular in vicinity

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

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Solokho, Sironko, Soloko, Siroko, 錫龍科