in Atakora Department, Benin
- Koutammakou, the Land of the Batammariba (Unesco heritage, 8 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 10.177 and 1.106 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 10° 10' 37" and E 1° 6' 22"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Franc - XOF
- Spoken languages:
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 12:45 PM (Tuesday)
- Timezone: Africa/Porto-Novo
- UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:44 am and 6:35 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -13.224 and -176.211 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Wikipedia
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Safety Score: 4,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Benin.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Benin. Last Update: 2020-10-20 08:21:14
Boukoumbé in Atakora Department is a place in Benin about 274 mi (or 441 km) north of Porto-Novo, the country's capital city.
Current time in Boukoumbé is now 12:45 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Porto-Novo with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports near Boukoumbé. The closest airport in Benin is Natitingou Airport in a distance of 21 mi (or 34 km), North-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. The closest heritage site is Koutammakou, the Land of the Batammariba in Togo at a distance of 8 mi (or 13 km).
While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Natitingou, Kara, Djougou, Dapaong and Pama. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 31°C / 89 °F
|Morning Temperature||22°C / 72 °F|
|Evening Temperature||26°C / 78 °F|
|Night Temperature||24°C / 76 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1010 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from East|
|Cloud Conditions||Scattered clouds, covering 36% of sky|
|General Conditions||Light rain|
Wednesday, 21st of October 2020
32°C (90 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Scattered clouds, light breeze.
Thursday, 22nd of October 2020
35°C (95 °F)
25°C (78 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Friday, 23rd of October 2020
34°C (93 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Sky is clear, calm, few clouds.
Videos from this area
These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.
Premier Puits d'AVOPIC Afrique dans la commune de Boukombé
Pour sa troisième année de fonctionnement, le premier puits donne entière satisfaction aux villageois.
Guerriers Tamberma du Togo
Guerriers Tamberma du Togo - Humour guerre et théatre en pays Koutammakou - Afrique de l'Ouest. Full HD.
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Attractions and noteworthy things
Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.
Boukoumbé or Boukombé is a town, arrondissement and commune in north western Benin on the border with Togo. It is known for its market, its whipping ceremony and for its tradition of pipe making. Mount Kousso-Kovangou, the highest point in Benin, lies nearby. The commune covers an area of 1036 square kilometres and as of 2002 had a population of 60,568 people.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Boukoumbé.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Boukombé, Boukomoé, Bukombe, Boukoumbé