Windhoek

Khomas, Namibia

28°C
6:02 19:10
Current weather icon for Namibia

Today's forecast

06:00Weather icon at 06:00 for Namibia22°C
09:00Weather icon at 09:00 for Namibia28°C
12:00Weather icon at 12:00 for Namibia30°C
15:00Weather icon at 15:00 for Namibia25°C
18:00Weather icon at 18:00 for Namibia21°C
21:00Weather icon at 21:00 for Namibia23°C

Air conditions

Real Feel

27°C

Wind

3 m/s

Chance of rain

0%

UV Index

7

Chance of snow

0%

Humidity

24%

Visibility

10 km

Pressure

1014 mb.

7-day forecast

Today
Weather icon at 2023-11-12 for NamibiaModerate rain
31°C / 18°C
Mon
Weather icon at 2023-11-13 for NamibiaPatchy Rain
32°C / 20°C
Tue
Weather icon at 2023-11-14 for NamibiaPartly cloudy
34°C / 23°C
Wed
Weather icon at 2023-11-15 for NamibiaPatchy Rain
32°C / 21°C
Thu
Weather icon at 2023-11-16 for NamibiaPatchy Rain
29°C / 18°C
Fri
Weather icon at 2023-11-17 for NamibiaSunny
31°C / 20°C
Sat
Weather icon at 2023-11-18 for NamibiaSunny
31°C / 21°C

Description

Windhoek is the capital city of Namibia, located in the Khomas region. It is known for its vibrant culture, diverse population, and stunning natural surroundings. Set against the backdrop of the Khomas Highlands, Windhoek offers visitors the chance to immerse themselves in the rich history and traditions of Namibia.

The city center is a bustling hub of activity, with a mix of modern infrastructure and traditional African architecture. The streets are lined with shops, markets, and restaurants, offering visitors a range of local and international cuisine. The local cuisine is heavily influenced by the country's German colonial heritage, resulting in a unique fusion of African and European flavors.

For those interested in history, Windhoek offers a range of museums and cultural sites that showcase the country's rich past. The National Museum of Namibia is a must-see, featuring exhibits on the country's pre-colonial history, as well as its colonial and post-colonial periods. Other notable sites include the Christuskirche, a neo-Gothic church built by German settlers, and the Heroes' Acre, a memorial to the heroes of Namibia's liberation struggle.

Not far from the city center, visitors can explore the stunning natural beauty of the surrounding landscapes. The Khomas Highlands offer breathtaking views of the city below, while the Daan Viljoen Game Reserve is home to a variety of African wildlife, including antelope, giraffes, and zebras. For those looking to stretch their legs, the Avis Dam Nature Reserve offers hiking trails that wind through the hills and gorges surrounding the city.

Despite its small size, Windhoek offers visitors a unique and authentic African experience. The city's warm and friendly people, coupled with its rich cultural heritage and stunning natural surroundings, make it a must-visit destination for anyone traveling to Namibia.

7-day forecast

Today
Weather icon at 2023-11-12 for NamibiaModerate rain
31°C / 18°C
Mon
Weather icon at 2023-11-13 for NamibiaPatchy Rain
32°C / 20°C
Tue
Weather icon at 2023-11-14 for NamibiaPartly cloudy
34°C / 23°C
Wed
Weather icon at 2023-11-15 for NamibiaPatchy Rain
32°C / 21°C
Thu
Weather icon at 2023-11-16 for NamibiaPatchy Rain
29°C / 18°C
Fri
Weather icon at 2023-11-17 for NamibiaSunny
31°C / 20°C
Sat
Weather icon at 2023-11-18 for NamibiaSunny
31°C / 21°C