in North-Western Province, Zambia

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-13.593 and 24.201 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -13° 35' 33" and E 24° 12' 2"
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: 04:13 AM (Sunday)
Timezone: Africa/Lusaka
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:36 am and 6:03 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
19.021 and -155.580 (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: 2024-05-18 08:26:29

Delve into Kabompo

Kabompo in North-Western Province with it's 6,592 habitants is located in Zambia about 301 mi (or 484 km) north-west of Lusaka, the country's capital town.

Current time in Kabompo is now 04:13 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lusaka with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Kabompo. The closest airport in Zambia is Zambezi Airport in a distance of 73 mi (or 118 km), West. 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: Mongu, Solwezi, Kolwezi, Lubumbashi and Chingola. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 30°C / 86 °F

Morning Temperature 12°C / 53 °F
Evening Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Night Temperature 17°C / 63 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 17%
Air Pressure 1015 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Monday, 20th of May 2024

29°C (85 °F)
17°C (63 °F)
Scattered clouds, moderate breeze.

Tuesday, 21st of May 2024

27°C (80 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Broken clouds, moderate breeze.

Wednesday, 22nd of May 2024

27°C (81 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

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.

Kabompo River

The Kabompo River is one of the main tributaries of the upper Zambezi River river. It flows entirely in Zambia, rising to the east of the source of the Zambezi, in North-Western Province along the watershed between the Zambezi and Congo river basins which also forms the border between Zambia and DR Congo. The Kabompo River flows south-west through miombo woodland, then a remote Cryptosepalum dry forest ecoregion, with the West Lunga National Park on its west bank.

Located at -13.5833, 24.2306 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Kabompo River, Rivers of Zambia, Tributaries of the Zambezi River, Barotse Floodplain


Kabompo is a town in north-western of Zambia, lying on the Kabompo River with a population over 88,000 people and the M8 road. It is surrounded by teak forest and is home to a Roman Catholic mission. Its most significant activity is the production of honey. You also find a water falls called Chikata. There is an air strip. Kabompo House, No.

Located at -13.6, 24.2 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
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Populated places in Zambia

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