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Solwezi Destination Guide

Explore Solwezi in Zambia

Solwezi in the region of North-Western with its 4,846 inhabitants is a town in Zambia - some 257 mi or ( 414 km ) North-West of Lusaka , the country's capital city .

Interactive map of Solwezi

Current time in Solwezi is now 04:21 AM (Saturday) . The local timezone is named " Africa/Lusaka " with a UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Pupi, Ndola, Mongu, Mansa, and Lusaka. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Pupi . Where to go and what to see in Solwezi ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Interesting facts about this location


Solwezi is the capital of the North-Western Province of Zambia. Solwezi has approximately 65,000 inhabitants at an elevation of 1235 m above sea level. Kaonde is the largest tribe represented in Solwezi, but you can also find large numbers of Lunda and Luvale speaking people.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -12.18 26.40 (Lat./Long.); Less than 2 km away
Tags: Northwestern Province, Zambia, Populated places in Zambia, Provincial capitals in Zambia

Solwezi Airport

Solwezi Airport is an airport near the T5 motorway in Solwezi, Zambia.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -12.17 26.37 (Lat./Long.); Less than 3 km away
Tags: Airports in Zambia

Historical Weather

temperature and rainfall during the year in Solwezi

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Information of geographic nature is based on public data provided by, CIA world facts book, Unesco, DBpedia and wikipedia. Weather is based on NOAA GFS.