in Kanungu District of Western Region, Uganda
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- -0.957 and 29.790 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- S -0° 57' 26" and E 29° 47' 22"
- 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: 04:48 AM (Wednesday)
- Timezone: Africa/Kampala
- UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 7:09 am and 7:17 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- 1.983 and -157.365 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Banana Village
- This place on Wikipedia
- This place on Geonames.org
Safety Score: 2,7 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Uganda.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Uganda. Last Update: 2020-02-25 07:23:21
Delve into Kanungu
Kanungu in Kanungu District (Western Region) with it's 14,600 habitants is a city located in Uganda about 212 mi (or 341 km) south-west of Kampala, the country's capital town.
Current time in Kanungu is now 04:48 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Kampala with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Kanungu. The closest is airport we know is Ruhengeri Airport in Rwanda in a distance of 39 mi (or 63 km). The closest airport in Uganda is Mbarara Airport in a distance of 62 mi (or 63 km), South. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Uganda is Bwindi Impenetrable National Park in a distance of 9 mi (or 15 km), West.
Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Rukungiri, Kisoro, Kabale, Mitoma and Kihihi. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 31°C / 88 °F
|Morning Temperature||20°C / 67 °F|
|Evening Temperature||29°C / 84 °F|
|Night Temperature||21°C / 69 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1013 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Light breeze with 4 km/h (3 mph) from South|
|Cloud Conditions||Broken clouds, covering 51% of sky|
|General Conditions||Light rain|
Thursday, 27th of February 2020
31°C (88 °F)
21°C (69 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.
Friday, 28th of February 2020
27°C (81 °F)
18°C (64 °F)
Light rain, calm, overcast clouds.
Saturday, 29th of February 2020
27°C (81 °F)
17°C (63 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Videos from this area
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Tracking the Nkoringo Gorillas
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GORILLA TREKKING - BWINDI - UGANDA - 14 FEB 2011
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Exo Terra Expedition Uganda 2005
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Silverback Lodge, Bwindi Nationalpark, Uganda © Abendsonne Afrika
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Buhoma Lodge, Bwindi Nationalpark, Uganda © Abendsonne Afrika
http://www.abendsonneafrika.de - Entdecken Sie die Buhoma Lodge im Bwindi Nationalpark in Uganda mit Abendsonne Afrika - Ihre Safarispezialisten.
Berggorillas im Bwindi Nationalpark, Uganda - © Abendsonne Afrika
http://www.abendsonneafrika.de - Besuchen Sie die Berggorillas im Bwindi Nationalpark, Uganda mit Abendsonne Afrika - Ihre Safarispezialisten.
Gorilla Trekking in Bwindi National Park Uganda 2010 (HD)
The Mountain Gorillas of Uganda in September of 2010. What a magical experience. Looking into their eyes is like nothing else. The video is in 720p High Def and shows us driving into the...
Ruhija Gorilla Lodge, Bwindi National Park, Uganda © Abendsonne Afrika
http://www.abendsonneafrika.de - Gehen Sie auf ein spannendes Gorillatracking und besuchen Sie die Ruhija Gorilla Lodge mit Abendsonne Afrika - Ihre Safarispezialisten.
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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.
Kanungu District is a district in Western Uganda. Like most other Ugandan districts, it is named after its 'chief town', Kanungu, where the district headquarters are located.
Kanungu is a town in Western Uganda. It is the location of the district headquarters for Kanungu District. The district is named after the town. For information on the "Kanungu tragedy," see Movement for the Restoration of the Ten Commandments of God.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Kanungu.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Kinkizi, Makiro, Kanungu