in Borgou Department, Benin
- Koutammakou, the Land of the Batammariba (Unesco heritage, 95 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 9.129 and 2.146 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 9° 7' 44" and E 2° 8' 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: 12:06 PM (Monday)
- Timezone: Africa/Porto-Novo
- UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:43 am and 7:06 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -13.222 and -176.206 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Geonames.org
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: 2019-08-19 07:23:27
Abéokouta in Borgou Department is a city in Benin about 185 mi (or 297 km) north of Porto-Novo, the country's capital.
Local time in Abéokouta is now 12:06 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Africa / Porto-Novo with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 9 airports in the vicinity of Abéokouta, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Benin is Parakou Airport in a distance of 35 mi (or 57 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 95 mi (or 152 km).
Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Parakou, Djougou, Sokode, Kara and Kosubosu. 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: 23°C / 73 °F
|Morning Temperature||22°C / 71 °F|
|Evening Temperature||22°C / 72 °F|
|Night Temperature||21°C / 70 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||3%|
|Air Pressure||1012.8 hPa|
|Wind Speed||with 5 km/h (3 mph) from North-East|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky|
|General Conditions||Moderate rain|
Tuesday, 20th of August 2019
25°C (78 °F)
21°C (70 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.
Wednesday, 21st of August 2019
26°C (79 °F)
22°C (71 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.
Thursday, 22nd of August 2019
24°C (75 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
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.
Bétérou is a town and arrondissement located in the Borgou Department of central Benin. As of 2009 it had an estimated population of 15,236.
Kika is a town and arrondissement in the Borgou Department of Benin. It is an administrative division under the jurisdiction of the commune of Tchaourou. 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 12398.