in Rukungiri District of Western Region, Uganda
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- -0.841 and 29.942 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- S -0° 50' 27" and E 29° 56' 30"
- 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: 05:50 AM (Wednesday)
- Timezone: Africa/Kampala
- UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:39 am and 6:48 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- 1.983 and -157.365 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Banana Village
- This place on Wikipedia
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Safety Score: 3,7 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: 2020-10-27 08:26:33
Rukungiri in Rukungiri District (Western Region) with it's 14,000 inhabitants is located in Uganda about 199 mi (or 321 km) south-west of Kampala, the country's capital.
Local time in Rukungiri is now 05:50 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Kampala with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports in the wider vicinity of Rukungiri. The closest airport in Uganda is Mbarara Airport in a distance of 50 mi (or 80 km), North-East. 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 20 mi (or 32 km), West.
Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Kanungu, Mitoma, Ntungamo, Kihihi and Bushenyi. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 24°C / 74 °F
|Morning Temperature||18°C / 65 °F|
|Evening Temperature||20°C / 67 °F|
|Night Temperature||19°C / 66 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||29%|
|Air Pressure||1013 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from South|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 94% of sky|
|General Conditions||Heavy intensity rain|
Thursday, 29th of October 2020
24°C (74 °F)
18°C (65 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Friday, 30th of October 2020
26°C (79 °F)
18°C (65 °F)
Moderate rain, calm, overcast clouds.
Saturday, 31st of October 2020
23°C (74 °F)
18°C (65 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, calm, overcast clouds.
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These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Rukungiri.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Kinyasano, Rukungire, Rukungiri