in Atlantique Department, Benin

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
6.417 and 1.967 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 6° 25' 0" and E 1° 58' 0"
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: 07:06 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Africa/Porto-Novo
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:38 am and 6:35 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-8.542 and -172.516 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Atafu Village
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Current travel safety evaluation for Benin in Western Africa

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: 2020-10-19 08:30:56

Delve into Dogba

Dogba in Atlantique Department is a town located in Benin about 44 mi (or 71 km) west of Porto-Novo, the country's capital town.

Time in Dogba is now 07:06 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Porto-Novo with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports closer to Dogba, of which two are larger airports. The closest airport in Benin is Cadjehoun Airport in a distance of 29 mi (or 47 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 in Benin is Royal Palaces of Abomey in a distance of 53 mi (or 85 km), North.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Ouidah, Lokossa, Dogbo, Cotonou and Porto-Novo. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 28°C / 83 °F

Morning Temperature 26°C / 79 °F
Evening Temperature 27°C / 80 °F
Night Temperature 27°C / 80 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 77%
Air Pressure 1011 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 10 km/h (6 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 85% of sky
General Conditions Overcast clouds

Wednesday, 21st of October 2020

29°C (84 °F)
26°C (79 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.

Thursday, 22nd of October 2020

28°C (83 °F)
26°C (79 °F)
Broken clouds, gentle breeze.

Friday, 23rd of October 2020

29°C (84 °F)
26°C (80 °F)
Overcast clouds, gentle breeze.

Videos from this area

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Ouidah Benin

Published: August 10, 2013
Length: 25:32 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: laughyen

A visit to Ouidah's Fort, Sacred Forest, Snake Temple, Point of No Return. Ouidah

Published: November 17, 2014
Length: 09:49 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: ToursTV Com

Ouidah - the quiet and peaceful town - is a center of African mystical Voodoo cult. The main sights are: the Temple of Python, the sacred grove, the Museum of Voodoo. Benin. (维达, Ouidah,...

Viaggio in Benin 2014 - Nel tempio del pitone

Published: January 05, 2015
Length: 25:57 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Epicentro Giovanile

Les Anneaux de la Mémoire

Published: April 13, 2010
Length: 29:57 min
Rating: 1 of 5
Author: Olivier Pulinckx

Extraits d'un documentaire de Thierry Devillet (Bénin 1994 ; vidéo 4/3 ; 40' ; TV5) : l'esclavage dans l'ancien royaume du Dahomey et au long des côtes de l'Afrique occidentale, le système...

West African pottery, Abomey, Benin

Published: May 23, 2013
Length: 58:39 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Reisbijbel

An African potter is doing her job.

Yovo, bonjour

Published: December 03, 2013
Length: 29:51 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Alexander Nechanitzky

Begrüßungslied in Possotomme.


Published: December 04, 2007
Length: 33:04 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: nlucchetti

Asilo a Possotomè Benin Construito dall'associazione Di Mano In Mano di Parma Italy.

Ouidah, Casa del Papa, Benin

Published: April 30, 2014
Length: 01:13 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Zeno Davatz

über YouTube Capture.

offres ecotouristiques a Avlo au Benin

Published: August 01, 2013
Length: 17:26 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: EcoBenin Voyages

Niché entre les cocotiers sur la plage, le lodge d'Avlo vous ouvre ses portes et vous accueille dans un cadre sain et agréable où vous dormez paisiblement bercés par le son des vagues....

Une semaine à l'Hôtel Djegba - Ouidah, Bénin

Published: October 17, 2018
Length: 52:33 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: SanDiegoLife

Après 2 semaines de volontariat dans une école à Ouidah, nous nous reposons pendant 1 semaine à l'hôtel Djegba à Ouidah, côté plage. L'hôtel se situe à peu ...

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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.


Segboroué is a town is lower western Benin. It lies on a coastal lake.

Located at 6.4, 1.96667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Benin


Kpomassè is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Atlantique Department of southern Benin. The commune covers an area of 305 square kilometres and as of 2002 had a population of 57,190 people. A training and production center in Kpomassè began in 1999 on the initiative of the High Commission for Refugees (HCR). The ambition of the Kpomassè center is to minimize the impact of the presence of refugees on development programs in Benin.

Located at 6.4, 1.96667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Communes of Benin, Populated places in the Atlantique Department, Arrondissements of Benin


Houéyogbé —  Commune and city  — Houéyogbé is located in BeninHouéyogbéHouéyogbé Coordinates: {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:6|27|N|1|56|E|type:city(74492)_region:BJ|| | |name= }} Country 22x20px Benin Department Mono Department Area  • Total Bad rounding here{{#invoke:Math|precision_format| 111.96962597731 | 1-2 }} sq mi (290 km) Population (2002)  • Total 74,492 Time zone WAT Houéyogbé is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Mono Department of south-western Benin.

Located at 6.45, 1.93333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Communes of Benin, Arrondissements of Benin, Populated places in the Mono Department


Ségbohoué is a town and arrondissement in the Atlantique Department of southern Benin. It is an administrative division under the jurisdiction of the commune of Kpomassè. According to the population census conducted by the Institut National de la Statistique Benin on February 15, 2002, the arrondissement had a total population of 6,058.

Located at 6.41667, 1.96667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Atlantique Department, Arrondissements of Benin

Popular in vicinity

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

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