in Central Province, Zambia

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-13.620 and 29.394 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -13° 37' 12" and E 29° 23' 38"
Currency and Currency Code:
Kwacha - ZMW
Spoken languages:
English, Nyanja
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 12:47 PM (Sunday)
Timezone: Africa/Lusaka
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:26 am and 5:50 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
19.362 and -154.970 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Zambia in Eastern Africa

Safety Score: 3,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Zambia.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Zambia. Last Update: 2024-07-14 08:23:34

Explore Mkushi

Mkushi in Central Province with it's 12,306 inhabitants is a city in Zambia about 144 mi (or 232 km) north-east of Lusaka, the country's capital.

Local time in Mkushi is now 12:47 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lusaka with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Mkushi. The closest airport in Zambia is Ndola Airport in a distance of 65 mi (or 105 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. The closest heritage site is Mana Pools National Park, Sapi and Chewore Safari Areas in Zimbabwe at a distance of 39 mi (or 62 km).

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Ndola, Kabwe, Chingola, Lusaka and Mansa. 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 12°C / 54 °F
Evening Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Night Temperature 16°C / 60 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 20%
Air Pressure 1016 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 3% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Monday, 15th of July 2024

28°C (83 °F)
16°C (60 °F)
Few clouds, gentle breeze.

Tuesday, 16th of July 2024

27°C (80 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.

Wednesday, 17th of July 2024

27°C (80 °F)
15°C (60 °F)
Broken clouds, light breeze.

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Attractions and noteworthy things

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Mkushi is a town in Zambia, lying on the Great North Road and the Tazara railway, north east of Kapiri Mposhi. The Changwena Falls and Fort Elwes lie nearby. Mkushi is well known within Zambia for its commercial farms, and is where Chengelo School is situated. Mkushi is also home to the "M Fest" which is a sporting and cultural festival, hosted at the Mkushi Country Club, that normally takes place over the closest weekend to Unity Day (July 5th) and Heroes' Day (July 4th).

Located at -13.6417, 29.425 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
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Populated places in Zambia, Central Province, Zambia

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