What Time Is It In Uganda:
5:26 am. is a time in Uganda. The capital of Uganda, Kampala.
The official name is the Republic of Uganda. The total area is 241,038 square kilometers, and the population is 35 million people according to the 2012 census .time in Uganda is get from GMT(Greenwich Mean Time).
In Uganda, there are two timezones Kigali Standard Time or UTC+2? In Addis Ababa, it’s 4 hours from Uganda..located between Sudan and Democratic Republique Congo, and there’s only one main road in Uganda called “Mbarara road.”This country has no sea boundaries also Lake Victoria but the largest lake in Africa, and there’s no access to the Indian Ocean.
The most popular language in Uganda is English, and the total religions are Catholic, 40.9% Protestant, 33.7% Muslim, 12.1% traditional 6.2%. Uganda exports coffee, fish, cotton, and sugar cane, and they import petroleum products, foodstuffs, transport equipment, and industrial goods…
The color of this flag is divided into two equal parts- yellow on top and green on bottom with a blackbird in center .this bird symbolizes Uganda’s national heritage through African mythology, which tells that it was carried by an ancestor to the great lake around 1500AD when white invaders came from Asia. the yellow stands for peace & prosperity while green stands for land’s fertility
Some famous people of Uganda are:
Namutebi waGwari (artist, singer)-
She is a great Ugandan musician and a fantastic talent .her songs like “mutha,” Soweto”(sweetie), “Amukamara range(life’s issues),” and “I love you” made her famous in the 90s. Her music was influential on some other female musicians she has inspired, like Bebe Cool, Diana Marua & Vanessa Nabasanyi. Namutebi also won many awards, including the Kisima awards, two times.
Uganda time zone:
Uganda has two time zones. During the dry seasons, Uganda operated on East African Time (UTC+3), the same as Central Africa Time. As of October 1, 2007, Uganda started to observe Daylight Saving Time/Summer Time from November 1 to February 28 every year and only operates on East Africa Standard Time UTC+3:00 all year round.
This means that in Summer, the local time is one hour ahead of Kenya and Tanzania, at least 15 minutes ahead of Rwanda and Burundi, depending on where you are going.
In Kampala’s capital city, it was not advisable to schedule a meeting between government officials before 10 am as they would arrive late by 30 minutes. For instance, the drive from Entebbe airport would take at least 30 minutes longer than the same distance in Kenya.
This is because there was no time difference during the dry seasons. Most Ugandan business people operated during business hours that had to be synchronized with their Kenyan and Rwandan counterparts.
There were situations of an early morning local meeting between government officials in Entebbe starting late by 30 minutes due to a traffic jam on the road from Nairobi. This meant that they did not beat the clock and would get into trouble by arriving late for meetings. The only way to compare time zones was through internet tools which make it easy to reach local times anywhere in Uganda with other countries on earth.
Uganda time converter:
Converting Uganda time to GMT
Uganda time zone converter:
Converting Uganda time to IST
This is the schedule of Kampala and Entebbe, which shows working hours in some European countries like Austria, France, Germany, and Italy and some Asian countries like Bangladesh and Malaysia. This timetable also shows some African countries’ working hours +1 to GMT during summertime. The schedule shows part of Uganda where there’s DST/summertime, so government offices work longer hours from 6 am till 6 pm.
The evening shifts according to this chart are for Saturday & Sunday when people go shopping. The local shops in rural areas can open on weekends because their customers might not have transportation services on weekdays. Still, most businesses remain closed on Saturdays for employees to attend church activities or take a break called the “day off” in Africa.