Kika
in Borgou Department, Benin

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
9.298 and 2.259 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 9° 17' 51" and E 2° 15' 34"
Currency and Currency Code:
Franc - XOF
Spoken languages:
French
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 06:26 PM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Africa/Porto-Novo
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:40 am and 6:50 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-13.222 and -176.206 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Vailala
References
This place on Geonames.org
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: 2019-09-17 07:22:30

Touring Kika

Kika in Borgou Department is a town located in Benin about 195 mi (or 314 km) north of Porto-Novo, the country's capital place.

Time in Kika is now 06:26 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Porto-Novo with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports nearby Kika. The closest airport in Benin is Parakou Airport in a distance of 24 mi (or 39 km), 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 93 mi (or 150 km).

Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Parakou, Djougou, Kosubosu, Kara and Sokode. 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: 30°C / 85 °F

Morning Temperature 27°C / 80 °F
Evening Temperature 26°C / 79 °F
Night Temperature 22°C / 72 °F
Chance of rainfall 4%
Air Humidity 79%
Air Pressure 1011.4 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 98% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Wednesday, 18th of September 2019

28°C (83 °F)
22°C (71 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, overcast clouds.

Thursday, 19th of September 2019

25°C (76 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Friday, 20th of September 2019

29°C (84 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Broken clouds, light breeze.

Videos from this area

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Benin: On the Trail of a Rare Bird | Global 3000

Published: March 11, 2015
Length: 33:32 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: DW (English)

Researchers estimate that there are between eight and 30 million animal species that have not yet been discovered. But many are already endangered, like the Anambra waxbill, an African bird...


Sanoussi Mouhammad au BENIN

Published: July 13, 2013
Length: 29:20 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: abdoulaccstudios

La Preche d'alarama Sanoussi Mouhamed et Oumar Guero preche en langue Haoussa et Zarma.


Aboubacar sagua 2 BENIN

Published: July 02, 2013
Length: 33:40 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: abdoulaccstudios

Dans la Mosquée de la Place de Bulgarie le Sheyck Aboubacar Sagua anime une preche en langue Zarma.


HIGHLAND JOURNEY HOME Played par Miguel VIGAN

Published: December 12, 2014
Length: 09:30 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Miguel Vigan

Description.


BENIN VS ALGERIE MATCH RETOUR 09 06 2013 PART 3

Published: June 10, 2013
Length: 25:58 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: elkhadra16

Match De Qualif Coupe Du Monde 2014 Au Brezil BENIN 1-3 ALGERIE.


BENIN VS ALGERIE MATCH RETOUR 09 06 2013 PART 1

Published: June 10, 2013
Length: 53:24 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: elkhadra16

Match De Qualif Coupe Du Monde 2014 Au Brezil BENIN 1-3 ALGERIE.


100 Puits pour L'Afrique By Club Perspectives + : Kpotome, BENIN

Published: February 28, 2015
Length: 03:55 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Solidarit CPP

Le Club Perspectives + affiche sa volonté d'être un vivier majeur de propositions et porteur de projets d'intérêt général. Avec nos partenaires Aquassistance et Naxitis, nous oeuvrons...


BENIN VS ALGERIE MATCH RETOUR 09 06 2013 PART 4

Published: June 10, 2013
Length: 35:10 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: elkhadra16

Match De Qualif Coupe Du Monde 2014 Au Brezil BENIN 1-3 ALGERIE.


BENIN VS ALGERIE MATCH RETOUR 09 06 2013 PART 2

Published: June 10, 2013
Length: 21:47 min
Rating: 1 of 5
Author: elkhadra16

Match De Qualif Coupe Du Monde 2014 Au Brezil BENIN 1-3 ALGERIE.


Seme Krake border control - Benin to Nigeria

Published: February 21, 2014
Length: 38:34 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Tatus Wilkin

Border official not being very effective.


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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.

Bétérou

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.

Located at 9.2, 2.26667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Benin

Papatia Botanical Garden

The Botanic Garden of Papatia is located in Papatia, Sina-Issire, Northern Benin. Founded in 2001, it was the first garden created in Northern Benin. It was created by the local Fula people, a traditionally semi-nomadic ethnicity, support was provided by an NGO, the Goethe University Frankfurt and the National University of Benin. The 12 hectares garden has a totally protected core zone of approximately 5 hectares .

Located at 9.3076, 2.3158 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Conservation in Benin, Botanical gardens in Benin, 2001 establishments in Benin

Kika, Benin

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.

Located at 9.3, 2.26667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Borgou Department, Arrondissements of Benin

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