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Windhoek Destination Guide

Discover Windhoek in Namibia. Windhoek in the region of Khomas with it's 268,132 inhabitants is a town located in Namibia and is the capital of this country.

Considering your flexibility, these larger cities could be interesting to check as well: Windhoek, Valhalla, Morester, Korlia, Klein Aub or Protea. Since you are in the region already, make sure to check out Klein Windhoek, Khomasdal, Katutura, Erospark, Ludwigsdorf and Avis. Map of the area of Windhoek in Namibia

Local Time

Current time in Windhoek is now 06:42 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Africa / Windhoek" with an UTC offset of 1 hours.


Weather Conditions & Forecast

Morning 5°C / 40 °F
Evening 30°C / 86 °F
Night 12°C / 53 °F
Rain 0 l/sq m
Air Humidity 14%
Air Pressure 838.7 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (3 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear
27°C / 80 °F Sky is clear

Sunday, 22nd of October 2017
Light rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.
Light rain Day: 32°C (89 °F)
Night: 13°C (56 °F)
Monday, 23rd of October 2017
Light rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.
Light rain Day: 30°C (86 °F)
Night: 16°C (60 °F)
Tuesday, 24th of October 2017
Light rain, light breeze, scattered clouds.
Light rain Day: 33°C (91 °F)
Night: 19°C (66 °F)

Video Collection

YOUTHinkGreen meets Major of Windhoek

On Thursday, 12th of July, our group had the honor to meet her Worship Mrs. Trepper, the Major of Windhoek. The climate ambassadors reported to the Major about events and actions the group

25:31 min, rating: 5/5
Uploaded: August 20, 2012 by YouThinkGreenNam

415:YOGA School in Windhoek @Namibia

My wife's Yoga class in Windhoek. She was so happy to teach in different country. This is a film of the one couple who is traveling around the world.We are going central america at first,

32:13 min, rating: 5/5
Uploaded: October 29, 2013 by 旅する鈴木 | TabisuruSUZUKI


The Olive Windhoek Namibia - © Abends...

Http://www.abendsonneafrika.de - Besuchen Sie das luxuriöse "The Olive" - die Top-Adresse in Windhoek - auf Ihrer Namibia Reise mit Abendsonne Afrika - Ihre Safarispezialisten

16:53 min, rating: 5/5
Uploaded: October 23, 2011 by Abendsonne Afrika

Windhoek - Namibia

Video meiner Namibia-Südafrika Reise von 2009. Windhoek ist Hauptstadt von Namibia. Die Stadt liegt im Windhoeker Becken, eingefasst zwischen Erosbergen im Osten, Auasbergen im Süden und

57:34 min, rating: 4/5
Uploaded: December 24, 2009 by Andre Fricke


92 (1995) De wereld van Boudewijn Büch ...

16 december 1995 - Namibië; Windhoek (1) Deze keer bezoekt hij Windhoek, de hoofdstad van Namibië in het midden van de Kalahari-woestijn. Boudewijn Büch bezoekt in Windhoek een Duits

50:07 min, rating: 3/5
Uploaded: January 29, 2014 by Dave Bleeker

Windhoek High School Turn all the lights...

Windhoek High School Athletic team dance off. SWARTHAAK !!!

53:50 min, rating: 0/5
Uploaded: March 30, 2015 by Lewis


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Interesting Events in the future

A short collection of upcomming events in Windhoek during the next days, weeks and months.

28
Oct
2017

Namib Musiekfees

Starts: 02:00 am (02:00)
More at eventful.com.

Namib Music Festival 2017

Starts: 01:00 pm (13:00)
More at eventful.com.

03
Nov
2017

Fall In Love With Presenting, Windhoek, Namibia

Starts: 09:30 am (09:30)
More at eventful.com.

13
Nov
2017

The Chronicles Of Namibia 2017

Starts: 04:00 pm (16:00)
More at eventful.com.


Interesting facts about this location

Christ Church, Windhoek

The Christ Church (or Christuskirche) is a historic landmark and Lutheran church in Windhoek, Namibia. After the end of the wars between the Germans and the Khoikhoi, Herero, and Ovambo in 1907, the ground breaking ceremony took place and on October 16, 1910 the church was opened and dedicated as the Church of Peace. The Lutheran Church, which was built in the gothic revival style with Art Nouveau elements, stands in the historic center of Windhoek.

Tags: Religious buildings completed in 1910, Lutheran congregations established in the 19th century, Churches in Namibia, Buildings and structures in Windhoek, 20th-century Lutheran church buildings
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Coordinates: -22.56, 17.08 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi from center.

Deutsche Höhere Privatschule Windhoek

The Deutsche Höhere Privatschule, or DHPS as it is commonly known, is a private school in Namibia. Situated in the capital Windhoek, it is the oldest private high school in the country. It is also one of the biggest German international schools in Africa. The DHPS is a boarding school, but has many day students. The hostel is open to students from other schools too and offers various sporting facilities e.g. swimming pool, basketball courts, soccer fields and roller hockey rink.

Tags: Schools in Windhoek, German foreign schools, Educational institutions established in 1909, Boarding schools in Namibia
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Coordinates: -22.56, 17.08 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi from center.

Embassy of Germany, Windhoek

The German Embassy in Windhoek is Germany's diplomatic mission to Namibia. It is located at Sanlam Centre, 154 Independence Avenue in Windhoek. The current German ambassador is Egon Kochanke.

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Coordinates: -22.56, 17.08 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi from center.

Independence Avenue (Windhoek)

In Windhoek, Namibia, Independence Avenue runs through the heart of downtown and is "easily explored by foot". Prior to independence, the street was known as Kaiserstrasse.

Tags: Roads in Namibia, Geography of Windhoek
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Coordinates: -22.56, 17.08 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi from center.

Maerua Mall

The Maerua Mall is a shopping complex in Windhoek, Namibia. Expanded to more than double its original size in 2006, Maerua Mall is now the largest shopping mall in Namibia and contains a number of retail outlets, including Ackermans, @home, FNB, and Total Sports. Along with Wernhil Park Mall, the two malls are the largest formal shopping venues in Namibia. Maerua mall lies opposite centaurus high school in Windhoek. It is currently the most popular mall in Namibia.

Tags: Shopping malls in Namibia, Buildings and structures in Windhoek, 2006 in Namibia
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Coordinates: -22.56, 17.08 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi from center.

Namibia

Namibia, officially the Republic of Namibia, is a country in southern Africa whose western border is the Atlantic Ocean. It shares land borders with Angola and Zambia to the north, Botswana to the east and South Africa to the south and east. Although it does not border with Zimbabwe, less than 200 meters of riverbed separates them at their closest points. It gained independence from South Africa on 21 March 1990, following the Namibian War of Independence.

Tags: States and territories established in 1990, Republics, Namibia, Member states of the United Nations, Member states of the Commonwealth of Nations, Member states of the African Union, Liberal democracies, German-speaking countries, Former German colonies, English-speaking countries and territories, Countries in Africa, Countries bordering the Atlantic Ocean, Commonwealth republics, Bantu countries and territories, Afrikaans-speaking countries and territories
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Coordinates: -22.56, 17.08 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi from center.

Tintenpalast

The Tintenpalast (German for "Ink Palace") is the seat of both chambers of the Namibian legislature, the National Council and the National Assembly. It is located in the Namibian capital of Windhoek.

Tags: Seats of national legislatures, Parliament of Namibia, Legislative buildings, Government buildings completed in 1913, Buildings and structures in Windhoek
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Coordinates: -22.56, 17.08 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi from center.

Windhoek East

Windhoek East is a constituency in the Khomas Region of Namibia. It consists of the upper-class suburbs of Windhoek: Auasblick, Avis, Klein Windhoek, Ludwigsdorf, Luxury Hill, Olympia, and Suiderhof. As of 2010 its population is 12.674. Windhoek East is the most affluent constituency of Windhoek, most embassies, private schools, private medical facilities, and shopping malls are located here, and the education rate of the inhabitants is high. All its roads are tarred.

Tags: Windhoek, Constituencies of Khomas Region
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Coordinates: -22.56, 17.08 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi from center.

Windhoek Rural

Windhoek Rural is a constituency in the Khomas Region of Namibia. As of 2010 its population is 20,212. This constituency contains all settlements in the Khomas Region that are outside the city of Windhoek, among them: Aris Brakwater Dordabis Groot Aub Mix camp Nauchas Nina Seeis Solitaire The main economic activity in this constituency is farming and related work like gardening, seed production, and firewood collection; 90% of the area consists of commercial farms.

Tags: Windhoek, Constituencies of Khomas Region
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Coordinates: -22.56, 17.08 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi from center.

Windhoek West

Windhoek West is a suburb of Windhoek, the capital of Namibia. Its population is 38,969.. The Polytechnic of Namibia is located in Windhoek-West. Electorally, Windohoek West is located in the Windhoek West constituency.

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Coordinates: -22.56, 17.08 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi from center.