The Central Province (Swahili: Kati) is a region in central Kenya. It covers an area of 13,191 km2 and is located to north of Nairobi and west of Mt. Kenya It lies on the A2 road 42 kilometres (26 mi) north east of Nairobi capital city.
The climate of Central Province is generally cooler than that of the rest of Kenya, due to the region's higher altitude. Rainfall is fairly reliable, falling in two seasons, one from early March to May (the long rains) and a second during October and November (the short rains).
Region: Central Province: Kiambu County
Altitude: 1,7- 2,2 metres
Arabica varietals: SL 28, SL 34, Ruiru 11 & Batians