in Midlands Province, Zimbabwe

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-18.205 and 28.935 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -18° 12' 17" and E 28° 56' 5"
Currency and Currency Code:
Dollar - ZWL
Spoken languages:
English, Shona, South Ndebele, North Ndebele
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 11:59 AM (Saturday)
Timezone: Africa/Harare
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:01 am and 6:33 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
19.494 and -154.824 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Vacationland Hawaii
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Current travel safety evaluation for Zimbabwe in Eastern Africa

Safety Score: 3,2 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Zimbabwe.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Zimbabwe. Last Update: 2024-02-24 08:02:21

Discover Gokwe

Gokwe in Midlands Province with it's 18,942 citizens is a town in Zimbabwe about 142 mi (or 228 km) west of Harare, the country's capital city.

Current time in Gokwe is now 11:59 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Africa / Harare with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 6 airports near Gokwe. The closest airport in Zimbabwe is Kariba International Airport in a distance of 116 mi (or 187 km), North. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Zimbabwe is Matobo Hills in a distance of 94 mi (or 151 km), South.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Lupane, Chinhoyi, Gweru, Bulawayo and Harare. 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 17°C / 62 °F
Evening Temperature 29°C / 85 °F
Night Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 27%
Air Pressure 1011 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from South
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 11% of sky
General Conditions Few clouds

Sunday, 25th of February 2024

35°C (96 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Monday, 26th of February 2024

33°C (92 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Few clouds, moderate breeze.

Tuesday, 27th of February 2024

27°C (81 °F)
18°C (65 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, broken 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.

Gokwe centre

Gokwe Centre is a rural small town in the Midlands province in Zimbabwe. The town is usually referred to as "Gokwe Centre" because the larger region is called Gokwe. Gokwe was originally a government station. It housed a district commissioner, police, hospital, veterinary services and other government rural agencies. Primarily for the administration of the distinct, it was also the base for the control of the tsetse fly and its associated lethal disease trypanosomiasis (sleeping sickness).

Located at -18.2167, 28.9333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Zimbabwe, Midlands Province, Gokwe South District

Popular in vicinity

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

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