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Lamwo is located in Uganda
Map of Uganda showing the location of Lamwo
Coordinates: 03°31′48″N 32°48′00″E / 3.53000°N 32.80000°E / 3.53000; 32.80000
Country  Uganda
Region Northern Region of Uganda
Sub-region Acholi sub-region
District Lamwo District
Elevation 1,100 m (3,600 ft)
Time zone EAT (UTC+3)

Lamwo is a town in the Northern Region of Uganda and the political and administrative center of Lamwo District.


Lamwo is approximately 66 kilometres (41 mi), by road, northwest of Kitgum, the nearest large town.[1] This is approximately 468 kilometres (291 mi), by road, north of Kampala, the capital of and largest city in Uganda.[2] The approximate coordinates of the town are 03 31 48N, 32 48 00E (Latitude:3.5300; Longitude:32.800).

Points of interest[edit]

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

  • offices of Lamwo Town Council
  • Lamwo central market
  • Lamwo-Kitgum road

See also[edit]

External links[edit]


  1. ^ Road "Road Distance Between Kitgum And Lamwo With Map" Check |url= value (help). Retrieved 13 April 2014. 
  2. ^ "Map Showing Kampala And Lamwo With Distance Marker". Retrieved 13 April 2014. 

Coordinates: 03°31′48″N 32°48′00″E / 3.53000°N 32.80000°E / 3.53000; 32.80000