in Atakora Department, Benin

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
10.304 and 1.380 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 10° 18' 14" and E 1° 22' 46"
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: 04:30 PM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Africa/Porto-Novo
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:55 am and 6:30 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-13.224 and -176.211 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Benin in Western Africa

Safety Score: 3,3 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: 2023-11-29 08:14:52

Explore Natitingou

Natitingou in Atakora Department with it's 80,892 inhabitants is a city in Benin about 276 mi (or 444 km) north of Porto-Novo, the country's capital.

Local time in Natitingou is now 04:30 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Porto-Novo with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Natitingou. The closest airport in Benin is Natitingou Airport in a distance of 1 mi (or 1 km), North. 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 23 mi (or 38 km).

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Djougou, Kara, Pama, Dapaong and Sokode. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 32°C / 90 °F

Morning Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Evening Temperature 31°C / 89 °F
Night Temperature 28°C / 82 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 43%
Air Pressure 1011 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 83% of sky
General Conditions Broken clouds

Thursday, 30th of November 2023

33°C (92 °F)
28°C (83 °F)
Broken clouds, light breeze.

Friday, 1st of December 2023

35°C (96 °F)
28°C (83 °F)
Broken clouds, light breeze.

Saturday, 2nd of December 2023

35°C (95 °F)
28°C (83 °F)
Broken clouds, light breeze.

Videos from this area

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Message du 1er Aout à Natitingou

Published: August 27, 2014
Length: 00:20 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Vision Pentecote

Rev. Norbert BAMBELOU.

Bénin 2014

Published: April 12, 2014
Length: 41:22 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: DEGEN Arnaud

Voyage Humanitaire au Bénin en Février 2014. Vidéo des œuvres humanitaires de l'association "Cœurs pour le Monde" à l'orphelinat "Le Bon Samaritain" à Natitingou au Bénin.

aquaponics project at centre de formation liweitari, benin, west africa

Published: June 09, 2013
Length: 04:29 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Markus Roth

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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.

Atakora Department

Atakora is the northwestern department of Benin, bordering Togo to the west and Burkina Faso to the north. Also, it borders the departments of Alibori, Borgou, and Donga. It is the most mountainous region of Benin, and the birthplace of the president, Mathieu Kérékou.

Located at 10.3, 1.36667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Atakora Department, Departments of Benin


Natitingou is a city and commune in north western Benin. It is about 50 km from Benin's Pendjari National Park, where tourists can see West African wildlife during the months of December through June. The Falls of Tanougou and great mud castles of the Betammaribe known as Tata Somba are all within an hour or two of the town by car. The commune covers an area of 3045 square kilometres and as of 2002 had a population of 75,620 people.

Located at 10.3, 1.36667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Benin, Communes of Benin

Natitingou Airport

Natitingou Airport is an airport serving Natitingou in north-west Benin.

Located at 10.317, 1.383 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Benin

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Natitingou.

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Natitingu, Natitingou, NAE, Натитингу