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Country information

Country: Uganda
Population: 33,398,682 inhabitants  (Last modified: 5/03/2013 )
Area 236,040 km²
Capital: Kampala
Currency: Shilling (UGX)
Phone code: +256
Languages: en-UG,lg,sw,ar
Domain name: .ug
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Neighbors: Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kenya, Rwanda, South Sudan, Tanzania
Fips: UG

Current local time in Uganda

Current Date:
Monday 25 January 2021
Current Time:
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Time Zone: Africa/Kampala
GMT/UTC: + 3  hours
DST: No time changes this year!

*GMT/UTC - Standard Time Zone
*DST - Daylight Saving Time

Upcoming public holidays

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 26 Tuesday Liberation Day National holiday
February 16 Tuesday Remembrance of Archbishop Janani Luwum Public Holiday
March 8 Monday International Women's Day United Nations observance
March 20 Saturday March equinox Season
April 2 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 4 Sunday Easter Day Silent Day
April 5 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
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Geographic information

Latitude in decimal degrees: 2
Longitude in decimal degrees: 33
Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds: 2° North
Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds: 33° East
Height above sea level: 1049 m,   3441.6 ft,   41299.23 in
Geographical feature: A (Administrative region type feature)
Feature designation code: A.PCLI (independent political entity)