in Western Province, Zambia
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- -17.476 and 24.297 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- S -17° 28' 33" and E 24° 17' 48"
- 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: 03:54 AM (Tuesday)
- Timezone: Africa/Lusaka
- UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:38 am and 6:43 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- 19.021 and -155.580 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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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: 2022-11-28 07:22:34
Delve into Sesheke
Sesheke in Western Province with it's 20,149 habitants is located in Zambia about 301 mi (or 484 km) south-west of Lusaka, the country's capital town.
Current time in Sesheke is now 03:54 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lusaka with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Sesheke. The closest airport in Zambia is Sesheke Airport in a distance of 1 mi (or 1 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site is Okavango Delta in Botswana at a distance of 126 mi (or 202 km). The closest in Zambia is Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls in a distance of 141 mi (or 202 km), South-West. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Katima Mulilo, Livingstone, Mongu, Maun and Choma. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 32°C / 89 °F
|Morning Temperature||19°C / 67 °F|
|Evening Temperature||29°C / 85 °F|
|Night Temperature||24°C / 75 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1008 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Moderate breeze with 9 km/h (6 mph) from West|
|Cloud Conditions||Clear sky, covering 0% of sky|
|General Conditions||Light rain|
Wednesday, 30th of November 2022
31°C (87 °F)
24°C (76 °F)
Few clouds, gentle breeze.
Thursday, 1st of December 2022
33°C (91 °F)
24°C (74 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Friday, 2nd of December 2022
34°C (94 °F)
26°C (78 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
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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.
Caprivi is one of the 13 regions of Namibia. It takes its name from the Caprivi Strip which in turn was named after Leo von Caprivi.
Katima Mulilo Urban
Katima Mulilo Urban is a constituency in the Caprivi Region of Namibia, that also includes the capital city of Caprivi, Katima Mulilo. As of 2004, the Constituency had 10,778 registered voters.
Katima Mulilo Rural
Katima Mulilo Rural is a constituency in the Caprivi Region of Namibia. Its population is 22,197. It is mostly the area surrounding the city of Katima Mulilo, the capital of Caprivi.
Sesheke is a border town in the Western Province of Zambia, and a district of the same name. It lies on the northern bank of the Zambezi River which forms the border with Namibia's Caprivi Strip at that point. The Katima Mulilo Bridge, completed in May 2004, spans the river here, connecting Sesheke with the Namibian town of Katima Mulilo. The paved road from Sesheke to Livingstone and the Victoria Falls 200 km east has been upgraded in 2004.
Katima Mulilo Bridge
The Katima Mulilo Bridge (also known as Bridge 508 in the Namibian Bridge Register) carries the TransCaprivi Highway over the Zambezi River between Katima Mulilo, Namibia and Sesheke, Zambia. It is a road bridge, completed in 2004, 900 metres long and with 19 spans. It links Namibia's Trans–Caprivi Highway to the Zambian road network, forming a section of the trade route from south-central Africa to the Atlantic known as the Walvis Bay Corridor. It is also intended to carry tourist traffic.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Sesheke.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Shesheke, Sisheke, Sesheke, SJQ, Шешеке