in Copperbelt Province, Zambia

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-12.365 and 27.823 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -12° 21' 53" and E 27° 49' 22"
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: 01:35 PM (Sunday)
Timezone: Africa/Lusaka
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:13 am and 6:03 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
19.021 and -155.580 (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: 2024-04-14 08:21:28

Discover Chililabombwe

Chililabombwe in Copperbelt Province with it's 57,328 citizens is a place in Zambia about 212 mi (or 342 km) north of Lusaka, the country's capital city.

Current time in Chililabombwe is now 01:35 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lusaka with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 8 airports near Chililabombwe. The closest airport in Zambia is Chingola Airport in a distance of 11 mi (or 18 km), South. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Chingola, Lubumbashi, Ndola, Solwezi and Mansa. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 20°C / 68 °F

Morning Temperature 15°C / 59 °F
Evening Temperature 18°C / 65 °F
Night Temperature 16°C / 62 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 83%
Air Pressure 1017 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Monday, 15th of April 2024

23°C (73 °F)
17°C (63 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Tuesday, 16th of April 2024

23°C (73 °F)
18°C (65 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.

Wednesday, 17th of April 2024

23°C (74 °F)
17°C (62 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.

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.


Chililabombwe (formerly named Bancroft) is a city located in Zambia's Copperbelt Province. The name means 'place of the croaking frog'. The main economic activity is the mining of copper.

Located at -12.3667, 27.8333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Zambia

Konkola Stadium

Konkola Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Chililabombwe, Zambia. It is currently used mostly for football matches and serves as the home for Konkola Blades Football Club and Konkola Mine Police. The stadium holds 35,000 people.

Located at -12.3606, 27.8242 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Zambia, Multi-purpose stadiums in Zambia

Chililabombwe District

Chililabombwe District is a district of Zambia, located in Copperbelt Province. The capital lies at Chililabombwe. As of the 2000 Zambian Census, the district had a population of 67,533 people.

Located at -12.3333, 27.8333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of Zambia

Popular in vicinity

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

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Bancroft, Chiliabombwe, Chilabombwe, Chiliadomewe, Chililabombwe