Away portal

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Lage von Fort Portal innerhalb Ugandas

situation from away portal within of Uganda

base data
district Kabarole
geographical location
of coordinates: 00° 42 ′ N, 030° 16 ′ O
00° 42 ′ N, 030° 16 ′ O
surface ? km ²
number of inhabitants 42,671 (conditions estimation 2005)
population density ? Einwohner/km ²
middle height of 1540 m
precipitation 1440 mm/a
time belt UTC +3
UN/LOCODE UG FPO
telephone preselection (+256) 0483

away portal is a city in the west of Uganda with 42.671 inhabitants. It is the capital of the district Kabarole.

Away portal is the center of the earlier Kingdom of Toro, which was culturally revived 1993.

The ruins of the 1891 to 1893 of Sir Gerald portal built named-giving Forts are today on the area of the gulf club. South the city are the Karambi Tombs, the burial places of the royal family of Toro.

Due to the proximity to the Ruwenzori mountains, to the Kibale national park and to the Queen Elizabeth national park the place has some routistic meaning.

population trend

Year inhabitant
censuses 1991 32,789
censuses 2002 40,993
estimation 2005 42,671


view of the Kasese Road, the away portal in north south direction traverses



climate

January February March April May June July August Septembers Octobers November Decembers year
precipitation in mm of 20 75 125 ,190 ,130 85 60 110 ,195 ,210 ,165 75 1440
Ø min. Temperature in °C 12 13 14 14 14 13 13 13 13 14 14 12 13.3
Ø max. Temperature in °C 27 27 26 26 25 25 25 25 25 25 25 26 25,6
 

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