in Kanungu District of Western Region, Uganda

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-0.750 and 29.700 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -0° 45' 0" and E 29° 42' 0"
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: 01:19 PM (Saturday)
Timezone: Africa/Kampala
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:05 am and 7:10 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: 2024-07-20 08:14:22

Discover Kihihi

Kihihi in Kanungu District (Western Region) is a town in Uganda about 212 mi (or 342 km) west of Kampala, the country's capital city.

Current time in Kihihi is now 01:19 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Africa / Kampala with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports near Kihihi. The closest is airport we know is Ruhengeri Airport in Rwanda in a distance of 52 mi (or 84 km). The closest airport in Uganda is Mbarara Airport in a distance of 64 mi (or 84 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 12 mi (or 19 km), South.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Kihihi, Kanungu, Rukungiri, Mitoma and Bushenyi. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 28°C / 83 °F

Morning Temperature 20°C / 68 °F
Evening Temperature 25°C / 77 °F
Night Temperature 22°C / 71 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 45%
Air Pressure 1013 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 76% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Sunday, 21st of July 2024

30°C (86 °F)
21°C (69 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, scattered clouds.

Monday, 22nd of July 2024

25°C (78 °F)
20°C (68 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Tuesday, 23rd of July 2024

29°C (84 °F)
21°C (69 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Videos from this area

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Bat Roost & Pythons - Uganda

Published: June 14, 2010
Length: 44:13 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Claudsgate Cameras

Being so close I was facinated by the idividual lives of the bats, no longer a fleeting glimpse in the sky but up close & personal. No one would come within a yard of me untill I'd showered...

Uganda 2013

Published: April 10, 2013
Length: 46:36 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Matt Doherty

In February 2013, I embarked on my block placement trip to Uganda for three weeks. Landing in Kampala, we travelled to Kanungu where we served in the local Diocese, working with churches, ...

Lake Bunyonyi

Published: January 01, 2008
Length: 34:27 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: hithereterry

3 Terry & Joan.

March 2012 World Walks for Water in Uganda

Published: August 31, 2013
Length: 36:32 min
Rating: 0 of 5

The walks for water took place in Kanungu , Jinja, Busia and Otuke districts where over 850 people walked for a distance of 2 to 3 km. The walks were coordin...

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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.


Kihihi, also spelt as Kihiihi, is a town in Southwestern Uganda. It is the second-largest metropolitan area in Kanungu District, after Kanungu, where the district headquarters are located.

Located at -0.75, 29.7 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Uganda, Kanungu District

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Kihi, Kihihi, KHX