in Southern Province, Zambia

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-17.261 and 27.462 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -17° 15' 41" and E 27° 27' 42"
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: 01:37 PM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Africa/Lusaka
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:56 am and 6:06 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
19.469 and -154.833 (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: 2023-09-26 08:36:11

Delve into Sinazongwe

Sinazongwe in Southern Province with it's 11,528 habitants is located in Zambia about 139 mi (or 224 km) south-west of Lusaka, the country's capital town.

Current time in Sinazongwe is now 01:37 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lusaka with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Sinazongwe. The closest is airport we know is Hwange Airport in Zimbabwe in a distance of 98 mi (or 158 km). The closest airport in Zambia is Livingstone Airport in a distance of 115 mi (or 158 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 134 mi (or 216 km), North-West.

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

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 34°C / 93 °F

Morning Temperature 21°C / 70 °F
Evening Temperature 29°C / 85 °F
Night Temperature 25°C / 78 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 16%
Air Pressure 1009 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 27% of sky
General Conditions Scattered clouds

Wednesday, 27th of September 2023

31°C (88 °F)
24°C (74 °F)
Broken clouds, gentle breeze.

Thursday, 28th of September 2023

30°C (87 °F)
25°C (76 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.

Friday, 29th of September 2023

30°C (87 °F)
24°C (74 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

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.


Sinazongwe is a town in the Southern Province of Zambia, lying on the north shore of Lake Kariba. It was constructed in the 1950s as a local administrative centre, while its main industry now is kapenta fishing. It is also home to a lighthouse and an airstrip, while ferries sail to Chete Island. Sinazongwe also boasts The Houseboat Company. Sinazongwe is a fast developing area in Zambia.

Located at -17.25, 27.4667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Zambia

Popular in vicinity

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

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Sinazongwe, Sinasongwe