in Koboko District of Northern Region, Uganda

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
3.414 and 30.960 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 3° 24' 49" and E 30° 57' 35"
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: 08:12 AM (Thursday)
Timezone: Africa/Kampala
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:50 am and 7:09 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
1.983 and -157.365 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Banana Village
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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: 2022-06-29 08:13:32

Delve into Koboko

Koboko in Koboko District (Northern Region) is located in Uganda about 242 mi (or 389 km) north-west of Kampala, the country's capital town.

Current time in Koboko is now 08:12 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Africa / Kampala with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 6 airports close to Koboko. The closest airport in Uganda is Arua Airport in a distance of 25 mi (or 41 km), South. 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 Garamba National Park in Democratic republic of the congo at a distance of 125 mi (or 201 km).

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Maracha, Yumbe, Arua, Yei and Moyo. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 24°C / 75 °F

Morning Temperature 17°C / 62 °F
Evening Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Night Temperature 17°C / 62 °F
Chance of rainfall 2%
Air Humidity 61%
Air Pressure 1015 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 81% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Friday, 1st of July 2022

25°C (77 °F)
17°C (63 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, few clouds.

Saturday, 2nd of July 2022

22°C (71 °F)
18°C (65 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Sunday, 3rd of July 2022

26°C (79 °F)
18°C (64 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.

Videos from this area

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Entertaining orphans in church of Mereba, Koboko district

Published: June 01, 2014
Length: 30:36 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Martin Bentsen Larsen

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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.

Koboko District

Koboko District is a district in Northern Uganda. The district is named after its 'chief town', Koboko, where the district headquarters are located.

Located at 3.41667, 30.9667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Koboko District, Districts of Uganda, Northern Region, Uganda


Koboko is a town in Northern Uganda. It is the main municipal, administrative and commercial centre of Koboko District. The district is named after the town. Koboko is also the hometown of the now-deceased former dictator, Idi Amin Dada (1925 - 2003), who ruled Uganda between 1971 and 1979.

Located at 3.41, 30.96 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Uganda, Cities in the Great Rift Valley, Koboko District, Northern Region, Uganda

Popular in vicinity

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

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Kaboko, Koboko