in Masindi District of Western Region, Uganda

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
1.674 and 31.715 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 1° 40' 27" and E 31° 42' 54"
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: 05:34 PM (Thursday)
Timezone: Africa/Kampala
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:53 am and 7:05 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: 2024-07-18 08:18:14

Discover Masindi

Masindi in Masindi District (Western Region) with it's 31,486 citizens is a city in Uganda about 111 mi (or 179 km) north-west of Kampala, the country's capital city.

Local time in Masindi is now 05:34 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Africa / Kampala with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Masindi. The closest airport in Uganda is Masindi Airport in a distance of 6 mi (or 10 km), North. 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 108 mi (or 174 km), South-East.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Kiryandongo, Hoima, Kyankwanzi, Bulisa and Kiboga. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 28°C / 82 °F

Morning Temperature 18°C / 64 °F
Evening Temperature 21°C / 70 °F
Night Temperature 20°C / 68 °F
Chance of rainfall 2%
Air Humidity 56%
Air Pressure 1013 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 98% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Friday, 19th of July 2024

23°C (74 °F)
19°C (67 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Saturday, 20th of July 2024

26°C (78 °F)
19°C (66 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Sunday, 21st of July 2024

26°C (79 °F)
20°C (68 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Videos from this area

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Francis, Wine Biz Masindi mpg 4

Published: November 05, 2014
Length: 00:38 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Junior Achievement Uganda

Francis, Wine Biz Masindi mpg 4 Junior Achievement uganda.

Walk With Me TRAILER

Published: January 17, 2014
Length: 46:14 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: WiredFly

WALK WITH ME a film for curious souls Denmark / Uganda 2014 Johan Oettinger / Peter Tukei Muhumuza (completed) In a poetic-action-dance-journey, for children and curious souls, the 5-year-old...

African Lion Safari or should I say Ugandan Safari I_giesinger's photos around Paraa Uganda

Published: December 14, 2010
Length: 35:45 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu

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RWD in Uganda 2013

Published: December 25, 2014
Length: 59:01 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Noam Weisbrod

Rural Water Development, A graduate course at Albert Katz International School, BIDR, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev in 2013 was the the western part of Uganda.

Country inn hotel Masindi tour

Published: February 23, 2018
Length: 44:10 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Derick Tarzan

Travel and tour.

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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.

Masindi District

Masindi District is a district in Western Uganda. Like many other Ugandan districts, it is named after its 'chief town' of Masindi, the location of the district headquarters. The region of the country in which the district is located is comparatively dry, but is fertile enough to support a predominantly agriculturalist population. Most of the district residents are both poor and rural.

Located at 1.68333, 31.7333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Masindi District, Districts of Uganda, Western Region, Uganda, Lake Albert (Africa)

Masindi Hotel

Masindi Hotel is a hotel in Masindi, the district headquarters of Masindi District, in western Uganda.

Located at 1.69056, 31.7119 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Hotels in Uganda, Masindi District

Popular in vicinity

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

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Masinai, Masindi, KCU, Masindis, Масинди, ماسیندی