Malawi is part of Africa with main city at
Lilongwe. It's usually 🌤️ 20.16 °C in Malawi with a rainfall of 🌧 22.24 mm. Internet speed in Malawi is on average 1.7 Mbps. In Malawi you drive on the left side. Its Least Developed country with a
population of 17M people. The main currency is Malawi Kwacha. The languages
spoken are English and Chichewa. Automatic teller machines are rare in Malawi. Current travel safety advice is Do not travel. Get other useful information like socket plugs, SIM cards and emergency numbers.
👍 Least Developed 🌤️ ~20.16 °C 🌧 ~22.24 mm 👨👩👦👦 17M people
🛡️ Travel safety
fiber_manual_record Do not travel
Malawi has declared a state of disaster in response to COVID-19. The national lockdown, scheduled to begin on 18 April, has been blocked by an injunction by the High Court. Follow the advice of local authorities as the situation is likely to change at short notice. All scheduled international flights are cancelled. Land borders are closed except for cargo and returning residents. If you're staying in Malawi, make arrangements for an extended stay and minimise your risk of exposure to COVID-19. The Australian Government has no plans to repatriate you. Stay in touch with family and friends so they know you're safe and well. The Australian Embassy in Harare continues to provide limited consular services. If you need urgent consular assistance call +263 (024) 2 853 235 55. You can email the Embassy at consular.Harare@dfat.gov.au. We advise you: Do not travel to Malawi.
issued date: May 5, 2020
Malawi uses 230V, 50Hz with socket and plug Type G.
The languages that are typically spoken are English and Chichewa
💱 Currencies Used
Malawi uses the Malawian kwacha (symbol: MK), code MWK.Banknotes come in denominations of 1000, 500, 200, 100, 50 and 20 kwachas. Kwacha is subdivided into 100 tambalas. Coins come in denominations of 10, 5 and 1 kwachas and 50, 20, 10, 2 and 1 tambalas.
Automatic teller machines are rare in Malawi. Your best bet is to look for them in large cities and community places.You do not need a chip & PIN card to use an ATM — your standard magnetic card will work fine.