in Central Province, Zambia
- Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls (Unesco heritage, 110 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- -14.983 and 27.062 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- S -14° 58' 58" and E 27° 3' 42"
- 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: 05:20 AM (Monday)
- Timezone: Africa/Lusaka
- UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:32 am and 6:31 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- 19.021 and -155.580 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Wikipedia
- This place on Geonames.org
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: 2023-12-03 08:22:15
Mumbwa in Central Province with it's 19,086 citizens is a city in Zambia about 87 mi (or 140 km) west of Lusaka, the country's capital city.
Local time in Mumbwa is now 05:20 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lusaka with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Mumbwa. The closest airport in Zambia is Lusaka International Airport in a distance of 96 mi (or 154 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls in a distance of 110 mi (or 177 km), South-West.
When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Lusaka, Kabwe, Choma, Ndola and Chingola. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 32°C / 90 °F
|Morning Temperature||19°C / 66 °F|
|Evening Temperature||34°C / 93 °F|
|Night Temperature||24°C / 74 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1011 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from North-West|
|Cloud Conditions||Broken clouds, covering 56% of sky|
|General Conditions||Broken clouds|
Tuesday, 5th of December 2023
33°C (91 °F)
24°C (76 °F)
Few clouds, gentle breeze.
Wednesday, 6th of December 2023
34°C (93 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, scattered clouds.
Thursday, 7th of December 2023
31°C (87 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, few clouds.
Videos from this area
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Mumbwa 2011 in Zambia - Vol 3 Village around Mumbwa
in Mupusu village, there are a lot of mushroom houses!!
Mumbwa 2011 in Zambia - Vol 4 Village around Mumbwa 2
Mumbwa 2011 in Zambia - Vol 4 Village around Mumbwa 2.
Mumbwa 2011 in Zambia - Vol 1 In the bus to Mumbwa
Mumbwa 2011 in Zambia - Vol 1 In the bus to Mumbwa.
Mumbwa 2011 in Zambia - Vol 2 In the car to village around Mumbwa
Mumbwa 2011 in Zambia - Vol 2 In the car to village around Mumbwa.
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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.
Mumbwa is a town in the Central Province of Zambia, lying on the Great West Road. Its district covers the western part of the Central Province bordering Kaoma and Western Province to the west, Namwala and Southern Province to the south, Lusaka and Lusaka Province to the east, Kasempa and North-Western Province to the north and Kabwe to the north-east. It is known for its cotton and has a ginnery. The Zambia Air Force has a base in the district.