Mdloti River

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Mdloti River
Mdloti River is located in South Africa
Mdloti River
Location of the Mdloti River mouth
EtymologyA Zulu word for "wild tobacco"[1]
CountrySouth Africa
Physical characteristics
 ⁃ locationSouth Africa
MouthIndian Ocean
 ⁃ location
North of Umdloti, South Africa
 ⁃ coordinates
29°39′4″S 31°7′41″E / 29.65111°S 31.12806°E / -29.65111; 31.12806Coordinates: 29°39′4″S 31°7′41″E / 29.65111°S 31.12806°E / -29.65111; 31.12806
 ⁃ elevation
0 m (0 ft)

The Mdloti River or Umdloti River flows in the KwaZulu-Natal province, South Africa.

The mouth of the Mdloti River is situated north of Durban at Umdloti seaside resort (part of eThekwini Metropolitan Municipality). The name Mdloti is the Zulu word for a species of wild tobacco that grows here.