in Masindi District of Western Region, Uganda

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
1.824 and 31.783 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 1° 49' 26" and E 31° 46' 58"
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: 08:39 PM (Monday)
Timezone: Africa/Kampala
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:52 am and 7:05 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-8.829 and -140.081 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
This place on Geonames.org
Current travel safety evaluation for Uganda in Eastern Africa

Safety Score: 3,4 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: 2020-07-13 07:21:27

Discover Waiga

Waiga in Masindi District (Western Region) is a city in Uganda about 118 mi (or 190 km) north-west of Kampala, the country's capital city.

Local time in Waiga is now 08:39 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Africa / Kampala with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Waiga. The closest airport in Uganda is Masindi Airport in a distance of 6 mi (or 9 km), South-West. 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 115 mi (or 185 km), South-East.

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

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 26°C / 79 °F

Morning Temperature 26°C / 79 °F
Evening Temperature 25°C / 76 °F
Night Temperature 19°C / 66 °F
Chance of rainfall 17%
Air Humidity 66%
Air Pressure 1012 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 52% of sky
General Conditions Heavy intensity rain

Tuesday, 14th of July 2020

26°C (79 °F)
19°C (66 °F)
Moderate rain, calm, broken clouds.

Wednesday, 15th of July 2020

25°C (76 °F)
18°C (64 °F)
Moderate rain, calm, overcast clouds.

Thursday, 16th of July 2020

24°C (75 °F)
19°C (65 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, calm, overcast clouds.

Videos from this area

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Chimps in Budongo Forest, near Murchison Falls

Published: November 18, 2012
Length: 20:56 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Tracy Duvall

Chimpanzees copulating, knuckle-walking, brachiating, eating, howling, grooming, looking cute (babies!), and just hanging out. The Budongo Forest Reserve is also known as Kaniyo Pabidi.

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