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Windhoek Destination Guide

Explore Windhoek in Namibia.

Windhoek in the region of Khomas with it's 268,132 inhabitants is a town in Namibia and is the capital of this country.

Map of the area of Windhoek in Namibia

Current time in Windhoek is now 03:17 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Africa / Windhoek" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Windhoek, Valhalla, Morester, Korlia, Klein Aub or Protea. Since you are here already, make sure to check out . We encountered some videos in the web. 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

19°C / 65 °F Moderate rain
Morning Temperature 15°C / 59 °F
Evening Temperature 17°C / 62 °F
Night Temperature 15°C / 60 °F
Chance of rainfall 7%
Air Humidity 100%
Air Pressure 834.2 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 68% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Tuesday, 21st of February 2017
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 16°C (61 °F)
Night: 13°C (56 °F)
Wednesday, 22nd of February 2017
Clear sky, gentle breeze.
Clear sky Day: 20°C (68 °F)
Night: 9°C (48 °F)
Thursday, 23rd of February 2017
Light rain, calm, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 26°C (78 °F)
Night: 12°C (53 °F)

Videos

CAJUS - Afrika Tour Doku Teil 2 1 - Wind...

06:39 min ( December 15, 2008 by planetcajun)
Views: 1,830 - Rating: 5/5

2008 schickte das Goethe Institut, Cajus auf Tour durch das südliche Afrika. Unterwegs hat er mit verschiedenen Künstlern 6 Songs aufgenommen. Die Songs zum freien Download auf www.planetcajun.com

Meeting the animals Gillianlewis196's ph...

01:01 min ( February 13, 2011 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOW4)
Views: 694 - Rating: 0/5

Preview of Gillianlewis196's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: www.travelpod.com This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the TripAdvisor TripWow slideshow creator. Learn more about the...


Sand sand sand Tommy_sar's photos arou...

01:36 min ( December 10, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
Views: 649 - Rating: 0/5

Preview of Tommy_sar's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: www.travelpod.com This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the TripAdvisor TripWow slideshow creator. Learn more about these vid...

Best Photos near Windhoek Namibia - Inc...

01:40 min ( November 20, 2010 by tripadvisorTRIPWOWf)
Views: 697 - Rating: 0/5

Tripwow.tripadvisor.com The best pictures of Windhoek taken by travel bloggers at TravelPod.com the web's premier travel blogging platform. Slideshow created at TripWow.com by TripAdvisor. Top Pics of...


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Windhoek during the next days.

24
Mar
2017

Namibia Sand Dune Adventure Safari - March 24-28, 2017

Beginning: 04:00 pm (16:00).
More on eventful.com.

13
Nov
2017

The Chronicles Of Namibia 2017

Beginning: 04:00 pm (16:00).
More on eventful.com.


Interesting facts about this location

Windhoek West

Windhoek West is a suburb of Windhoek, the capital of Namibia. Its population is 38,969.. The Polytechnic of Namibia is located in Windhoek-West. Electorally, Windohoek West is located in the Windhoek West constituency.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -22.56, 17.08 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Geography of Windhoek

Deutsche Höhere Privatschule Windhoek

The Deutsche Höhere Privatschule, or DHPS as it is commonly known, is a private school in Namibia. Situated in the capital Windhoek, it is the oldest private high school in the country. It is also one of the biggest German international schools in Africa. The DHPS is a boarding school, but has many day students. The hostel is open to students from other schools too and offers various sporting facilities e.g. swimming pool, basketball courts, soccer fields and roller hockey rink.

More reading: Deutsche Höhere Privatschule Windhoek homepage
Located at -22.56, 17.08 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Boarding schools in Namibia, Educational institutions established in 1909, German foreign schools, Schools in Windhoek

Windhoek Rural

Windhoek Rural is a constituency in the Khomas Region of Namibia. As of 2010 its population is 20,212. This constituency contains all settlements in the Khomas Region that are outside the city of Windhoek, among them: Aris Brakwater Dordabis Groot Aub Mix camp Nauchas Nina Seeis Solitaire The main economic activity in this constituency is farming and related work like gardening, seed production, and firewood collection; 90% of the area consists of commercial farms.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -22.56, 17.08 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Constituencies of Khomas Region, Windhoek

Windhoek East

Windhoek East is a constituency in the Khomas Region of Namibia. It consists of the upper-class suburbs of Windhoek: Auasblick, Avis, Klein Windhoek, Ludwigsdorf, Luxury Hill, Olympia, and Suiderhof. As of 2010 its population is 12.674. Windhoek East is the most affluent constituency of Windhoek, most embassies, private schools, private medical facilities, and shopping malls are located here, and the education rate of the inhabitants is high. All its roads are tarred.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -22.56, 17.08 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Constituencies of Khomas Region, Windhoek

Namibia

Namibia, officially the Republic of Namibia, is a country in southern Africa whose western border is the Atlantic Ocean. It shares land borders with Angola and Zambia to the north, Botswana to the east and South Africa to the south and east. Although it does not border with Zimbabwe, less than 200 meters of riverbed separates them at their closest points. It gained independence from South Africa on 21 March 1990, following the Namibian War of Independence.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -22.56, 17.08 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Afrikaans-speaking countries and territories, Bantu countries and territories, Commonwealth republics, Countries bordering the Atlantic Ocean, Countries in Africa, English-speaking countries and territories, Former German colonies, German-speaking countries, Liberal democracies, Member states of the African Union, Member states of the Commonwealth of Nations, Member states of the United Nations, Namibia, Republics, States and territories established in 1990

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