in Copperbelt Province, Zambia

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-13.509 and 28.155 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -13° 30' 32" and E 28° 9' 18"
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: 12:15 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Africa/Lusaka
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:31 am and 6:24 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: 2023-12-04 08:25:54

Touring Mpongwe

Mpongwe in Copperbelt Province with it's 8,997 residents is a town located in Zambia about 131 mi (or 211 km) north of Lusaka, the country's capital place.

Time in Mpongwe is now 12:15 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lusaka with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 8 airports nearby Mpongwe. The closest airport in Zambia is Southdowns Airport in a distance of 42 mi (or 68 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 96 mi (or 155 km).

Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Ndola, Kabwe, Chingola, Lusaka and Lubumbashi. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 31°C / 87 °F

Morning Temperature 18°C / 64 °F
Evening Temperature 29°C / 84 °F
Night Temperature 20°C / 68 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 31%
Air Pressure 1012 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 8% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Tuesday, 5th of December 2023

34°C (93 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Wednesday, 6th of December 2023

33°C (91 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Thursday, 7th of December 2023

31°C (89 °F)
21°C (69 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, few clouds.

Videos from this area

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Mpongwe Film04 0323a

Published: April 06, 2009
Length: 56:08 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Jacques Seezink

Members of Zuyd University visit the foundation "Give the Children of Mpongwe a Future" On 2009 march 23.

MPONGWE Agape Guest House

Published: May 08, 2009
Length: 01:52 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: MpongweBaptistAssoc

Mpongwe Baptist Association, a Christian denomination in Zambia, values the support of partners! Friends of MBA Zambia in the UK built the Agape Guest House in 2007. This labour of love provides...

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