in Southern Province, Zambia

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-17.026 and 26.484 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -17° 1' 32" and E 26° 29' 1"
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: 10:30 PM (Thursday)
Timezone: Africa/Lusaka
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:34 am and 5:47 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: 3,3 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: 2022-05-26 08:19:34

Delve into Kalomo

Kalomo in Southern Province is located in Zambia about 164 mi (or 264 km) south-west of Lusaka, the country's capital town.

Current time in Kalomo is now 10:30 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lusaka with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Kalomo. The closest airport in Zambia is Livingstone Airport in a distance of 70 mi (or 113 km), South-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls in a distance of 78 mi (or 125 km), North-West.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Choma, Livingstone, Katima Mulilo, Lupane and Lusaka. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 26°C / 78 °F

Morning Temperature 12°C / 54 °F
Evening Temperature 19°C / 67 °F
Night Temperature 15°C / 58 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 24%
Air Pressure 1018 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Friday, 27th of May 2022

25°C (77 °F)
15°C (59 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Saturday, 28th of May 2022

22°C (72 °F)
13°C (56 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Sunday, 29th of May 2022

22°C (72 °F)
14°C (57 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

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Zambia 2012

Published: February 01, 2013
Length: 26:46 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Colaiste Chiarain

In June 2012 a group of volunteers travelled with Action Zambia to Kalomo, Zambia. All the volunteers fundraised and covered their own costs. This is an account of their trip.

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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.


Kalomo is a town in southern Zambia, lying north east of Livingstone, on the main road and railway line to Lusaka. It is home to the Batonga people. It was the first administrative centre of Northern Rhodesia, serving until the capital city was established at Livingstone in 1907. The Administrator's House still survives from this era. Kalundu Mound, site of a village from at least the ninth century until the twelfth century, lies near the town.

Located at -17.05, 26.5 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
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Populated places in Zambia

Namwianga Mission

The Namwianga Mission was established in 1920 in Kalomo, Zambia under the Churches of Christ with the purpose of teaching the Bible and promoting Christianity. Namwianga Mission is run by Zambia Christian College Inc, dba Zambia Mission Fund. PO BOX 3393, Abilene, TX, 79604-3393 On the mission site there are six elementary schools, four junior high schools, and three high schools.

Located at -17.0667, 26.4667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Missions in Zambia, Christianity in Zambia, Schools in Zambia

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