in Kitgum District of Northern Region, Uganda

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
3.278 and 32.887 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 3° 16' 41" and E 32° 53' 12"
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: 12:59 PM (Saturday)
Timezone: Africa/Kampala
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:46 am and 7:03 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: 2024-07-20 08:14:22

Discover Kitgum

Kitgum in Kitgum District (Northern Region) with it's 56,891 citizens is a town in Uganda about 206 mi (or 331 km) north of Kampala, the country's capital city.

Current time in Kitgum is now 12:59 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Africa / Kampala with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports near Kitgum. The closest airport in Uganda is Gulu Airport in a distance of 54 mi (or 86 km), South-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Lamwo, Pader, Agago, Gulu and Kole. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 20°C / 68 °F

Morning Temperature 18°C / 65 °F
Evening Temperature 22°C / 72 °F
Night Temperature 18°C / 65 °F
Chance of rainfall 6%
Air Humidity 93%
Air Pressure 1015 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Sunday, 21st of July 2024

20°C (67 °F)
18°C (64 °F)
Overcast clouds, light breeze.

Monday, 22nd of July 2024

21°C (70 °F)
19°C (66 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Tuesday, 23rd of July 2024

20°C (69 °F)
18°C (65 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

ARLPI End of Year Peace Prayer

Published: March 25, 2013
Length: 38:37 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Peter Wigginton

Kitgum End of Year Peace Prayer 2012.

Kalongo trip and Pajimo

Published: July 09, 2019
Length: 13:06 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Charles Dalton Opwonya


Kitgum Town is my Home land so trying to chill.

Published: May 21, 2019
Length: 11:59 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Emmanuel junior Smith

You have to love where you come from.

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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.

Kitgum Airport

Kitgum Airport is an airport in Uganda. It is one of the forty-six (46) airports in the country.

Located at 3.27861, 32.89 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Uganda, Kitgum District, Northern Region, Uganda

Popular in vicinity

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

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Kitgumo, Kitgum, Китгум