in Muchinga Province, Zambia
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- -11.834 and 31.453 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- S -11° 50' 3" and E 31° 27' 10"
- 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: 02:23 PM (Tuesday)
- Timezone: Africa/Lusaka
- UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:23 am and 5:52 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- 19.458 and -154.844 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Safety Score: 3,4 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: 2021-06-16 08:28:49
Delve into Mpika
Mpika in Muchinga Province with it's 28,445 habitants is located in Zambia about 326 mi (or 524 km) north-east of Lusaka, the country's capital town.
Current time in Mpika is now 02:23 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lusaka with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Mpika. The closest airport in Zambia is Mfuwe Airport in a distance of 104 mi (or 167 km), South. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Chinsali, Kasama, Mzimba, Chipata and Kasungu. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 33°C / 91 °F
|Morning Temperature||18°C / 64 °F|
|Evening Temperature||33°C / 92 °F|
|Night Temperature||23°C / 73 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1011 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from South-West|
|Cloud Conditions||Scattered clouds, covering 36% of sky|
|General Conditions||Scattered clouds|
Wednesday, 27th of October 2021
32°C (90 °F)
21°C (71 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Thursday, 28th of October 2021
31°C (88 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Broken clouds, gentle breeze.
Friday, 29th of October 2021
32°C (90 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.
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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.
Mpika is a town in the Northern Province of Zambia, lying at the junction of the Great North Road to Kasama and Mbala and the Tanzam Highway to Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. It also has a railway station on the TAZARA Railway about 5 km away. Mpika is situated between the Muchinga Escarpment to the east and vast Miombo plains to the west. The town has an estimated population of 40,000 inhabitants (2008), while the district population is estimated 150,000 inhabitants.
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Mpika, Мпика, ムピカ