Banikoara
in Alibori Department, Benin

How to get there and get around
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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
11.298 and 2.439 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 11° 17' 54" and E 2° 26' 18"
Currency and Currency Code:
Franc - XOF
Spoken languages:
French
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 05:11 PM (Sunday)
Timezone: Africa/Porto-Novo
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:39 am and 7:08 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-13.224 and -176.211 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Tufuone
References
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Current travel safety evaluation for Benin in Western Africa

Safety Score: 2,5 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Benin.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Benin. Last Update: 2019-08-18 07:22:14

Delve into Banikoara

Banikoara in Alibori Department with it's 22,487 habitants is a city located in Benin about 332 mi (or 534 km) north of Porto-Novo, the country's capital town.

Current time in Banikoara is now 05:11 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Africa / Porto-Novo with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports closer to Banikoara. The closest airport in Benin is Kandi Airport in a distance of 35 mi (or 57 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site is W National Park of Niger in Niger at a distance of 73 mi (or 117 km).

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Kandi, Diapaga, Gaya, Kamba and Natitingou. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 29°C / 85 °F

Morning Temperature 28°C / 82 °F
Evening Temperature 25°C / 78 °F
Night Temperature 22°C / 72 °F
Chance of rainfall 16%
Air Humidity 79%
Air Pressure 1011.9 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (2 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 77% of sky
General Conditions Heavy intensity rain

Monday, 19th of August 2019

27°C (80 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Tuesday, 20th of August 2019

27°C (81 °F)
22°C (71 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Wednesday, 21st of August 2019

27°C (81 °F)
22°C (71 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
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