in Chingola District of Copperbelt Province, Zambia
- Chingola Airport (1 mi)
- Kasompe Airport (3 mi)
- Southdowns Airport (31 mi)
- Ndola Airport (62 mi)
- Lubumbashi International Airport (69 mi)
- Solwesi Airport (105 mi)
- Mansa Airport (117 mi)
- Kasenga Airport (159 mi)
- Mana Pools National Park, Sapi and Chewore Safari Areas (Unesco heritage, 153 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- -12.529 and 27.884 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- S -12° 31' 44" and E 27° 53' 1"
- 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: 11:48 PM (Friday)
- Timezone: Africa/Lusaka
- UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:12 am and 6:16 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- 19.021 and -155.580 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Wikipedia
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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: 2023-03-24 08:18:37
Chingola in Chingola District (Copperbelt Province) with it's 148,564 residents is a town located in Zambia about 201 mi (or 323 km) north of Lusaka, the country's capital place.
Time in Chingola is now 11:48 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lusaka with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 8 airports nearby Chingola. The closest airport in Zambia is Chingola Airport in a distance of 1 mi (or 1 km), North. 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 153 mi (or 247 km). Need some hints on where to stay? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Ndola, Lubumbashi, Solwezi, Mansa and Kabwe. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 21°C / 70 °F
|Morning Temperature||15°C / 59 °F|
|Evening Temperature||20°C / 68 °F|
|Night Temperature||17°C / 62 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||6%|
|Air Pressure||1012 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from West|
|Cloud Conditions||Broken clouds, covering 74% of sky|
|General Conditions||Light rain|
Saturday, 25th of March 2023
21°C (69 °F)
16°C (62 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Sunday, 26th of March 2023
22°C (71 °F)
16°C (62 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.
Monday, 27th of March 2023
22°C (72 °F)
17°C (62 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, scattered clouds.
Hotels and Places to Stay
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Attractions and noteworthy things
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Chingola is a city in Zambia's Copperbelt Province, the country's copper-mining region, with a population of 157,340 (2008 census). It is the home of Nchanga Copper Mine, a deep-shaft high-grade content copper mining operation, which subsequently (in the 1960s) led to the development of two open pit operations, Chingola Open Pit and then Nchanga Open Pit (the latter being the second largest open cast mine in the world).
Nchanga Stadium is a multi-use stadium in Chingola, Zambia. It is currently used mostly for football matches and serves as the home for Nchanga Rangers. The stadium holds 20,000 people.
The Nchanga mines are a group of copper mineing operations near the municipal town of Chingola in Zambia.
Shinde Stadium is a multi-use stadium in Mufulira, Zambia. It is currently used mostly for football matches and serves as the home for Mufulira Wanderers F.C.. The stadium holds 5,000 people.
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Chingola, شينغولا, Чингола, CGJ, チンゴラ, 칭골라, Čingola, چنگولا, 欽戈拉