General information about Jinja
Country Uganda
Region Eastern Region E
Region 2Jinja District 33
Region 3Jinja Municipality 7732228
Region 4Central Division 8657573
Population 93,061
Time Zone Africa/Kampala
Coordinates of Jinja
Time Zone Africa/Kampala
GMT +3
DST +3
Latitude 0.439020000
Longitude 33.203170000
Elevation (STRM3) 1187 m.
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Jinja

Season Autumn Winter Spring Summer
Month Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Year
Record high °C 32 32 32 33 35 35 36 33 33 34 32 32 36
Average high °C 28 28 28 28 29 29 29 28 27 27 27 27 28
Average temperature °C 22 22 22 22 23 23 23 23 22 22 21 22 22
Average low °C 16 16 17 16 16 16 17 17 17 16 16 16 16
Record low °C 13 12 14 12 12 12 13 13 15 14 13 12 12
Rain Days 5 6 6 7 4 6 8 9 8 4 3 7 73
Average precipitation Mm. 109 146 171 98 71 78 145 191 140 72 74 89 1383
Relative humidity % 70 68 70 66 63 63 66 72 75 72 71 70 69
Wind speed Km/h 10 9 9 9 10 10 10 9 9 10 10 9 10
Day Length Hours 13 13 13 13 13 13 13 13 13 13 13 13 13
Dew point °C 16 16 17 16 15 16 16 17 17 16 16 16 194
Growing degree-day °C 351 384 366 378 391 364 400 375 372 348 347 357 4433
Solar radiation, global Mj/m2 20 20 19 20 21 22 22 20 19 18 18 19 20
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Jinja - Closest airports

Total 10 items.
TitleRegionCountrySize
59 kmEntebbe International AirportKampalaM
94 kmSoroti AirportSorotiM
111 kmKisumu AirportKisumuM
127 kmKitale AirportKitaleM
141 kmEldoret International AirportEldoretM
176 kmGulu AirportGuluM
178 kmMara Serena Lodge AirstripMasai MaraM
200 kmMwanza AirportMwanzaM
220 kmBunia AirportM
240 kmArua AirportAruaM

Cities close to Jinja

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CountryRegionCityPopulationCostsLive qualityClimateSafety
   Month1-101-101-10
38 km UgandaCentral RegionKampala1,353,189370 USD6.39.35.8
166 km UgandaWestern RegionMbarara97,500
176 km UgandaWestern RegionFort Portal42,670
70 km UgandaEastern RegionMbale76,493
207 km UgandaNorthern RegionArua55,585
51 km UgandaCentral RegionEntebbe62,969
19 km UgandaEastern RegionIganga45,024
100 km UgandaCentral RegionMasaka65,373
17 km UgandaCentral RegionLugazi35,036
110 km UgandaNorthern RegionLira119,323