Kakosa West
in Copperbelt Province, Zambia

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-12.483 and 27.817 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -12° 28' 59" and E 27° 49' 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: 03:15 AM (Saturday)
Timezone: Africa/Lusaka
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:29 am and 5:53 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
19.021 and -155.580 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
This place on Geonames.org
Current travel safety evaluation for Zambia in Eastern Africa

Safety Score: 3,3 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Zambia.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Zambia. Last Update: 2022-06-24 08:22:22

Discover Kakosa West

Kakosa West in Copperbelt Province is a town in Zambia about 204 mi (or 329 km) north of Lusaka, the country's capital city.

Current time in Kakosa West is now 03:15 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lusaka with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 8 airports near Kakosa West. The closest airport in Zambia is Chingola Airport in a distance of 5 mi (or 8 km), South-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 159 mi (or 255 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: 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: 23°C / 74 °F

Morning Temperature 9°C / 48 °F
Evening Temperature 17°C / 63 °F
Night Temperature 13°C / 55 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 32%
Air Pressure 1017 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 7% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Sunday, 26th of June 2022

21°C (70 °F)
14°C (58 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Monday, 27th of June 2022

20°C (69 °F)
12°C (54 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Tuesday, 28th of June 2022

19°C (66 °F)
12°C (54 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Protea Hotel Chingola

5,7 mi
Kabundi Road
10101 Chingola

Time Information

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

Videos from this area

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[LIVE WEBCAST REPLAY] Dr Chilala on Preparing well for Retirement in Zambia

Published: April 30, 2014
Length: 02:27 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: ChingolaLive

Dr CHEELA FK CHILALA motivational talk on Working hard and preparing well for Retirement. In a LIVE webcast from Classy Restaurant, Chingola he presents the ...

[LIVE Webcast] Book Distribution, New Life Mission Zambia

Published: April 11, 2014
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: ChingolaLive

[LIVE Webcast] Book Distribution, New Life Mission Zambia. Giving FREE Christian books to Teacher students at Lubuto Trust College, Chingola Zambia.

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Published: July 15, 2012
Length: 41:50 min
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Author: ExpertInZambia

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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.

Nchanga Mines

The Nchanga mines are a group of copper mineing operations near the municipal town of Chingola in Zambia.

Located at -12.5131, 27.8542 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Surface mines in Zambia

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