in Luapula Province, Zambia

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-11.117 and 29.646 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -11° 6' 59" and E 29° 38' 46"
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: 06:25 PM (Monday)
Timezone: Africa/Lusaka
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:14 am and 5:44 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: 2023-06-05 08:24:19

Discover Lubwe

Lubwe in Luapula Province is a city in Zambia about 310 mi (or 499 km) north of Lusaka, the country's capital city.

Local time in Lubwe is now 06:25 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lusaka with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Lubwe. The closest airport in Zambia is Mansa Airport in a distance of 52 mi (or 84 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Mansa, Kasama, Ndola, Lubumbashi and Chingola. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 28°C / 83 °F

Morning Temperature 13°C / 55 °F
Evening Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Night Temperature 18°C / 65 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 28%
Air Pressure 1014 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 17% of sky
General Conditions Few clouds

Tuesday, 6th of June 2023

28°C (83 °F)
20°C (68 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.

Wednesday, 7th of June 2023

28°C (82 °F)
21°C (69 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Thursday, 8th of June 2023

27°C (80 °F)
19°C (67 °F)
Few clouds, gentle breeze.

Videos from this area

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Lubwe Harvesting Water

Published: November 08, 2009
Length: 00:16 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: mer199

Lubwe wells project 2003-2009. Filmed in Lubwe, Zambia this video shows well digging in Lubwe and Kassaba districts of Luapula province. Only 3 clean water wells existed in 2003. Over 40 wells...

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Popular in vicinity

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

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Saint Joseph’s, Lubwe