in Collines Department, Benin
- Royal Palaces of Abomey (Unesco heritage, 41 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 7.750 and 2.183 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 7° 45' 0" and E 2° 10' 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: 05:32 PM (Monday)
- Timezone: Africa/Porto-Novo
- UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 7:09 am and 6:54 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -8.542 and -172.516 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Atafu Village
- This place on Wikipedia
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Safety Score: 3,5 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: 2021-01-18 08:21:37
Dassa-Zoumé in Collines Department with it's 21,672 inhabitants is a city in Benin about 91 mi (or 147 km) north of Porto-Novo, the country's capital.
Local time in Dassa-Zoumé is now 05:32 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 Dassa-Zoumé, of which two are larger airports. The closest airport in Benin is Savé Airport in a distance of 27 mi (or 43 km), North-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Royal Palaces of Abomey in a distance of 41 mi (or 67 km), South.
Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Savalou, Abomey, Imeko, Houinvigue and Iwere-Ile. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 39°C / 102 °F
|Morning Temperature||23°C / 74 °F|
|Evening Temperature||35°C / 95 °F|
|Night Temperature||28°C / 82 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1010 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Calm with 1 km/h (1 mph) from South-West|
|Cloud Conditions||Scattered clouds, covering 33% of sky|
|General Conditions||Scattered clouds|
Tuesday, 19th of January 2021
38°C (100 °F)
27°C (81 °F)
Scattered clouds, light breeze.
Wednesday, 20th of January 2021
37°C (98 °F)
29°C (83 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Thursday, 21st of January 2021
37°C (98 °F)
27°C (81 °F)
Overcast clouds, light breeze.
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Zem (scooter) ride in Dassa Zoume, Benin
Zem scooter ride through the roads of Dassa Zoume in Benin Summer 2010. 3 guys one scooter.
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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.
Dassa-Zoumé, often shortened to Dassa, is a city in Benin, on the Cotonou to Parakou railway and the main north-south highway. The commune covers an area of 1711 square kilometres and as of 2002 had a population of 93,967 people. The city is known as a place of pilgrimage, the Virgin Mary said to have appeared in La Grotte Marial Notre Dame d'Arigbo, around which a basilica has since been built, containing several shrines. The city is also known for its surrounding forests.
Roman Catholic Diocese of Dassa-Zoumé
The Roman Catholic Diocese of Dassa–Zoumé is a diocese located in the city of Dassa-Zoumé in the Ecclesiastical province of Cotonou in Benin. The diocese is currently a vacant see.
Dassa I is an arrondissement in the Collines department of Benin. It is an administrative division under the jurisdiction of the commune of Dassa-Zoumé. 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 8,401.
Dassa II is an arrondissement in the Collines department of Benin. It is an administrative division under the jurisdiction of the commune of Dassa-Zoumé. 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 14,667.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Dassa-Zoumé.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Dassa Zume, Dassa-Zoumé