in Copperbelt Province, Zambia

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-12.967 and 28.567 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -12° 58' 0" and E 28° 34' 0"
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: 09:15 PM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Africa/Lusaka
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:27 am and 5:57 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
19.339 and -155.011 (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: 2024-07-24 07:55:55

Discover Chisawakona

Chisawakona in Copperbelt Province is a town in Zambia about 170 mi (or 273 km) north of Lusaka, the country's capital city.

Current time in Chisawakona is now 09:15 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lusaka with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 8 airports near Chisawakona. The closest airport in Zambia is Ndola Airport in a distance of 7 mi (or 11 km), East. 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 101 mi (or 163 km). Looking for a place to stay? we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Ndola, Chingola, Kabwe, Lubumbashi 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 / 82 °F

Morning Temperature 11°C / 52 °F
Evening Temperature 21°C / 70 °F
Night Temperature 14°C / 57 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 13%
Air Pressure 1017 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 4% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Thursday, 25th of July 2024

29°C (85 °F)
16°C (60 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Friday, 26th of July 2024

30°C (86 °F)
15°C (60 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Saturday, 27th of July 2024

28°C (82 °F)
16°C (60 °F)
Overcast clouds, light breeze.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Protea Hotel Ndola

5,8 mi
Ndola/Kitwe Dual Carriage Way
50100 Ndola

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.


Published: April 13, 2014
Length: 58:45 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Tout Puissant Mazembe

13 Avril 2014 / April 13, 2014 Stage Ndola / Ndola' Internship Arrivée des Corbeaux / Arrival of Ravens.

rotary club of ndola documentary

Published: January 26, 2015
Length: 04:43 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Lameck Phiri

rotary club of ndola history and projects.


Published: April 18, 2014
Length: 25:06 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Tout Puissant Mazembe

18 Avril 2014 / April 18, 2014 Stage Ndola / Ndola' Internship Séance de récupération après 4 matches Recovery session after 4 matches Avec / With Given SINGULUMA Sans / Without Boubacar...


Published: August 28, 2014
Length: 29:10 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Tout Puissant Mazembe

19 Aout 2014 / August 19, 2014 Ndola 3 Stage / Camp Training Levy Mwanawasa Stadium Amical / Friendly Kabwe Warriors Football Club 0-2 Tout Puissant Mazembe - 27e Jonas SAKUWAHA ...


Published: April 15, 2014
Length: 56:23 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Tout Puissant Mazembe

15 Avril 2014 / April 15 2014 CAF Confédération Africaine de Football / Confederation of African Football Ligue des Champions 2014 / 2014 Champion's League Quarts de finale / Quarterfinals...

Summer of Significance

Published: July 31, 2012
Length: 00:34 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Adam Sallee Our challenge this summer, is to make a significant investment in the lives of students at Northrise University in Zambia. Will you rise to the challenge, and provide...

Pre Candle Making Workshop

Published: November 20, 2012
Length: 28:30 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Bumbles Bee

Lori takes us through the different tools and supplies we brought with us and the tools available to the women on a daily basis.

A small glance of our place at Kafakumba

Published: November 20, 2012
Length: 19:42 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Bumbles Bee

This is a quick walk around the guest house we stayed in on the grounds of Kafakumba Training Facility. The Enright's were the most gracious of hosts.

Kafakumba Training Center 2010

Published: December 11, 2010
Length: 00:14 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Bill Bauson

Overview of the Kafakumba Training Center near Ndola, Zambia.

Transformation Trips

Published: March 08, 2010
Length: 51:07 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: SparkVentures

Learn about how you can travel internationally to volunteer your time and see our partnership work firsthand.

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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.

Northrise University

Northrise University is a nationally accredited, private, Christian, university strategically located in Ndola, Zambia in Sub-Saharan Africa. It was founded in 2003 by Moffat and Doreen Zimba. NU has attracted local and international students who receive training in academic disciplines at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. Being a leader in education innovation, Northrise is the first University in Zambia to offer online programs.

Located at -12.981, 28.58 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Universities in Zambia, Educational institutions established in 2003, Ndola, 2003 establishments in Zambia

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