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Kinshasa Destination Guide

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Kinshasa in the region of Kinshasa with it's 7,785,965 residents is a place located in Democratic Republic of the Congo and is the capital of this country.

Map of the area of Kinshasa in Democratic Republic of the Congo

Local time in Kinshasa is now 08:53 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named "Africa / Kinshasa" with an UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Mbanza Congo, Poto Poto, Pointe-Noire, Loubomo, Brazzaville or Masina. While being here, you might want to check out as well. We discovered some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

26°C / 79 °F Moderate rain
Morning Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Evening Temperature 28°C / 83 °F
Night Temperature 21°C / 70 °F
Chance of rainfall 4%
Air Humidity 87%
Air Pressure 975.3 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (2 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 68% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Monday, 18th of December 2017
Light rain, overcast clouds.
Light rain Day: 22°C (72 °F)
Night: 23°C (73 °F)
Tuesday, 19th of December 2017
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Light rain Day: 24°C (75 °F)
Night: 24°C (75 °F)
Wednesday, 20th of December 2017
Moderate rain, light breeze, scattered clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 27°C (81 °F)
Night: 22°C (71 °F)

Videos

Wati house Sexion D'assaut concert à Ki...

03:37 min ( September 03, 2012 by Nsimba Chris)
Views: 2,353 - Rating: 5/5

C'étais du lourd !

KINSHASA MARS 2012- ROUTE DE MACAMPAGNE ...

02:13 min ( April 09, 2011 by Marie-France KANEMA)
Views: 11,920 - Rating: 5/5

KINSHASA MARS 2012- ROUTE DE MACAMPAGNE IPEN EN DIRECTION DU PARC DES BONOBOS. Bonjour, vient me rejoindre sur le site : "Trip Advisor " afin de faire partager tes souvenirs de vacances en République...


FRANCOPHONIE KINSHASA SEPTEMBRE 2012 CEN...

00:46 min ( April 09, 2011 by Marie-France KANEMA)
Views: 5,497 - Rating: 3.90909/5

Bonjour, vient me rejoindre sur le site : "Trip Advisor " afin de faire partager tes souvenirs de vacances en République Démocratique Congo-Mbuji-Mayi-Kinshasa. http://www.tripadvisor.fr/. www.unite...

L'émission Réveillez-vous de la Ratel...

09:54 min ( May 21, 2010 by xx1921)
Views: 5,585 - Rating: 1/5

L'émission "Réveillez-vous", de la Ratelki Kinshasa reçoit 3 invités de taille, il s'agit des kimbanguistes qui ont fait partie des initiateurs (parmi les très actifs) de l'église kimbanguiste b...


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Interesting facts about this location

Kinshasa

Kinshasa is the capital and the largest city of the Democratic Republic of the Congo. The city is located on the Congo River. Once a site of fishing villages, Kinshasa is now an urban area with a population of 9 million inhabitants. It faces the capital of the neighbouring Republic of Congo, Brazzaville, which can be seen in the distance across the wide Congo River. The city of Kinshasa is also one of the DRC's 11 provinces.

More reading: Kinshasa homepage
Located at -4.32, 15.31 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Capitals in Africa, Communities on the Congo River, Democratic Republic of the Congo–Republic of the Congo border crossings, Kinshasa, Populated places established in 1881, Populated places in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

Stade des Martyrs

Stade des Martyrs of Pentecost, also known as simply Stade des Martyrs and formerly known as Stade Kamanyola is a national stadium located in the town of Lingwala in Kinshasa, the capital of the Democratic Republic of the Congo. It is mainly used for football matches and has organised many concerts and athletics competitions.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -4.32, 15.31 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:AS Vita Club, Athletics (track and field) venues in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Buildings and structures completed in 1994, Buildings and structures in Kinshasa, Event venues established in 1994, Football venues in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, National stadiums, Sport in Kinshasa

Belgian Congo

The Belgian Congo was the formal title of present-day Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) between King Leopold II’s formal relinquishment of his personal control over the state to Belgium on 15 November 1908, and Congolese independence on 30 June 1960.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -4.32, 15.31 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Belgian Congo, Belgian colonisation in Africa, Former colonies in Africa, Political history of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, World Digital Library related

Stade Tata Raphaël

Stade Tata Raphaël (Father Raphael Stadium) is a multi-purpose stadium in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo. Originally known as Stade Roi Baudouin (King Baudouin Stadium) when it was inaugurated in 1952 and Stade du 20 Mai (20th of May Stadium) in 1967, it was used mostly for football matches. Its most famous event was The Rumble in the Jungle boxing match between Muhammed Ali and George Foreman that took place on October 30, 1974.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -4.32, 15.31 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Boxing venues, Buildings and structures in Kinshasa, Football venues in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Multi-purpose stadiums, Sports venues completed in 1952

Maya-Maya Airport

Maya-Maya Airport is an airport located in Brazzaville, the capital of the Republic of the Congo. In 2004, the airport served 447,699 passengers. In 2010, a new runway 3300m long (05L/23R) and a brand new terminal, with 3 air bridges was opened. The older runway (05R/23L) was repaired and now is used as a taxiway.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -4.32, 15.31 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Airports in the Republic of the Congo, Buildings and structures in Brazzaville

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