in Atakora Department, Benin

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
11.868 and 3.383 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 11° 52' 5" and E 3° 22' 59"
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: 03:34 PM (Thursday)
Timezone: Africa/Porto-Novo
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:35 am and 7:02 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-13.222 and -176.206 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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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: 2019-08-22 07:24:04

Delve into Malanville

Malanville in Atakora Department with it's 37,117 habitants is a city located in Benin about 375 mi (or 603 km) north of Porto-Novo, the country's capital town.

Current time in Malanville is now 03:34 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Africa / Porto-Novo with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports closer to Malanville. The closest airport in Benin is Kandi Airport in a distance of 59 mi (or 95 km), South-West. 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 W National Park of Niger in Niger at a distance of 77 mi (or 124 km).

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Gaya, Kamba, Bunza, Dakingari and Kangiwa. 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: 24°C / 75 °F

Morning Temperature 21°C / 70 °F
Evening Temperature 23°C / 74 °F
Night Temperature 22°C / 72 °F
Chance of rainfall 9%
Air Humidity 94%
Air Pressure 1012.5 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 71% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Friday, 23rd of August 2019

26°C (79 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Saturday, 24th of August 2019

24°C (74 °F)
22°C (71 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Sunday, 25th of August 2019

26°C (78 °F)
22°C (71 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

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Attractions and noteworthy things

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Malanville is a city, arrondissement and commune in the Alibori Department of northeastern Benin, located across the River Niger from Niger. It is known as a centre of cross-border trade and has a major market. Malanville is also a centre for rice-growing. The commune covers an area of 3016 square kilometres and as of 2002 had a population of 101,628 people. As of 2007 the estimated population of town of Malanville is 39,192.

Located at 11.8667, 3.38333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Arrondissements of Benin, Populated places in the Alibori Department, Communes of Benin, Benin–Niger border crossings, Niger River

Gaya, Niger

Gaya is a city in the Dosso Region of Niger. The city is situated 254 km southeast of the capital, Niamey, is located on the banks of the Niger River, and is near the borders with Benin and Nigeria. Gaya has a population of 28,385 (2001 census). The wettest area in Niger, Gaya averages 800 mm in rainfall a year. There is a bridge connecting Gaya to the town of Malanville in Benin.

Located at 11.8878, 3.44667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Communes of Niger, Populated places in Niger, Benin–Niger border crossings

Gaya Airport (Niger)

Gaya Airport is an airport located in Gaya, a city located in the Dosso Region of Niger.

Located at 11.883, 3.433 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Niger


Guéné is a town in northern Benin near the border with Niger.

Located at 11.7306, 3.22417 (Lat. / Lng.), about 14 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Benin, Populated places in the Alibori Department, Arrondissements of Benin

Tanda, Niger

Tanda, Niger is a village and rural commune in Niger.

Located at 11.9833, 3.31667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Niger, Communes of Niger

Tombokoirey I

Tombokoirey I is a rural commune in Niger.

Located at 11.9314, 3.3 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Communes of Niger

Popular in vicinity

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Mallanville, Malanville, Маланвилем