Kyazanga

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Kyazanga
Kyazanga is located in Uganda
Kyazanga
Kyazanga
Map of Uganda showing the location of Kyazanga
Coordinates: 00°23′11″S 31°19′07″E / 0.38639°S 31.31861°E / -0.38639; 31.31861
Country  Uganda
Region Central Region of Uganda
District Lwengo District
Elevation 1,300 m (4,300 ft)
Population (2014 Census)
 • Total 15,531[1]
Time zone EAT (UTC+3)

Kyazanga is a municipality in the Lwengo District of the Central Region of Uganda.[2]

Location[edit]

Kyazanga is approximately 48 kilometres (30 mi), by road, west of Masaka on the all-weather highway between Masaka and Mbarara.[3] The coordinates of the town are 0°23'11.0"S, 31°19'07.0"E (Latitude:-0.386389; Longitude:31.318611).[4]

Climate[edit]

The Köppen-Geiger climate classification system classifies its climate as tropical wet and dry (As).[5][6]

Climate data for Kyazanga (altitude: 1300m)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 27.5
(81.5)
27.6
(81.7)
27.1
(80.8)
26.1
(79)
25.6
(78.1)
26.1
(79)
26.3
(79.3)
26.3
(79.3)
26.6
(79.9)
26.4
(79.5)
26
(79)
26.4
(79.5)
26.5
(79.72)
Daily mean °C (°F) 21.2
(70.2)
21.4
(70.5)
21.3
(70.3)
20.8
(69.4)
20.3
(68.5)
20.1
(68.2)
19.9
(67.8)
20.1
(68.2)
20.6
(69.1)
20.7
(69.3)
20.6
(69.1)
20.6
(69.1)
20.63
(69.14)
Average low °C (°F) 14.9
(58.8)
15.2
(59.4)
15.5
(59.9)
15.6
(60.1)
15.1
(59.2)
14.1
(57.4)
13.5
(56.3)
14
(57)
14.6
(58.3)
15.1
(59.2)
15.3
(59.5)
14.8
(58.6)
14.81
(58.64)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 48
(1.89)
52
(2.05)
97
(3.82)
124
(4.88)
90
(3.54)
20
(0.79)
18
(0.71)
49
(1.93)
81
(3.19)
93
(3.66)
106
(4.17)
69
(2.72)
847
(33.35)
Source: Climate-Data.org[5]

Population[edit]

The 2014 national population census put he population of Kyazanga at 15,531.[1]

Points of interest[edit]

The following additional points of interest lie within the town limits or near its edges:

  • offices of Kyazanga Town Council
  • Kyazanga central market
  • Masaka-Mbarara highway, passing through the center of town, in an east to west direction.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b UBOS, . (27 August 2014). "The Population of The Regions of the Republic of Uganda And All Cities And Towns of More Than 15,000 Inhabitants". Citypopulation.de Quoting Uganda Bureau of Statistics (UBOS). Retrieved 26 February 2015. 
  2. ^ Cyprian Musoke, and Joyce Namutebi (1 September 2009). "Members of Parliament Warn On New Town Councils". New Vision (Kampala). Retrieved 26 February 2015. 
  3. ^ "Road Distance Between Masaka And Kyazanga With Map". Globefeed.com. Retrieved 26 February 2015. 
  4. ^ Google (13 July 2015). "Location of Kyazanga At Google Maps" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved 13 July 2015. 
  5. ^ a b "Climate: Kyazanga (altitude: 1300m) - Climate graph, Temperature graph, Climate table". Climate-Data.org. Retrieved 2013-12-07. 
  6. ^ a b "Climate: Kyazanga (altitude: 1241m) - Climate graph, Temperature graph, Climate table". Climate-Data.org. Retrieved 2013-12-07. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 00°23′11″S 31°19′07″E / 0.38639°S 31.31861°E / -0.38639; 31.31861