in Mono Department, Benin

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
6.639 and 1.717 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 6° 38' 19" and E 1° 43' 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: 04:39 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Africa/Porto-Novo
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:42 am and 6:48 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: 2020-09-21 07:19:01

Delve into Lokossa

Lokossa in Mono Department with it's 86,971 habitants is a city located in Benin about 62 mi (or 99 km) west of Porto-Novo, the country's capital town.

Current time in Lokossa is now 04:39 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Porto-Novo with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 7 airports closer to Lokossa, of which two are larger airports. The closest is airport we know is Lomé-Tokoin Airport in Togo in a distance of 46 mi (or 73 km). The closest airport in Benin is Cadjehoun Airport in a distance of 50 mi (or 73 km), South-West. 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 42 mi (or 67 km), North-East.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Dogbo, Ouidah, Abomey, Lome and Cotonou. 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 22°C / 72 °F
Evening Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Night Temperature 22°C / 72 °F
Chance of rainfall 17%
Air Humidity 76%
Air Pressure 1012 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 96% of sky
General Conditions Heavy intensity rain

Wednesday, 23rd of September 2020

26°C (79 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Thursday, 24th of September 2020

27°C (80 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Friday, 25th of September 2020

26°C (80 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Videos from this area

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lokossa au Bénin

Published: September 16, 2007
Length: 06:26 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: jfboyd2

lokossa au Bénin en 2007.


Published: May 12, 2013
Length: 23:32 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: rachmat dianto


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Districts of the same city

These districts belong to Lokossa.

Other districts

These are districts that are close by, but belong to a different city than Lokossa.

Popular in vicinity

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

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Locossa, Lokossa