Aboga
in Ouémé Department, Benin

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
6.544 and 2.553 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 6° 32' 37" and E 2° 33' 9"
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: 12:29 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Africa/Porto-Novo
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:38 am and 6:57 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-8.542 and -172.516 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Atafu Village
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: 0000-00-00 00:00:00

Delve into Aboga

Aboga in Ouémé Department is a city located in Benin a little north-west of Porto-Novo, the country's capital town.

Current time in Aboga is now 12:29 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Porto-Novo with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 7 airports closer to Aboga, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Benin is Cadjehoun Airport in a distance of 17 mi (or 28 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 59 mi (or 95 km), North-West.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Porto-Novo, Sakete, Cotonou, Ipokia and Houinvigue. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

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Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 35°C / 95 °F

Morning Temperature 28°C / 83 °F
Evening Temperature 30°C / 86 °F
Night Temperature 29°C / 84 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 51%
Air Pressure 1008.3 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 9 km/h (5 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 57% of sky
General Conditions Broken clouds

Tuesday, 23rd of April 2019

34°C (94 °F)
29°C (84 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Wednesday, 24th of April 2019

35°C (94 °F)
29°C (84 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Thursday, 25th of April 2019

36°C (96 °F)
29°C (84 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Videos from this area

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Kliux Energies: aerogenerador de eje vertical instalado en Portonovo

Published: May 09, 2012
Length: 28:41 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: KliuxEnergies Geolica

Instalación del aerogenerador de eje vertical en el puerto deportivo de Portonovo, Pontevedra. Ventajas de su instalación y eficiencia energética. Emitido por Antena 3. Kliux Energies ha...


Soniko-dB @ Planet K - Sala Canelas (Portonovo) [05-06-2002]

Published: November 12, 2013
Length: 22:03 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: TVSonikodB

Soniko-dB @ Planet K - Sala Canelas (Portonovo) [05-06-2002] Despedida del público al Final de la session de Soniko-dB.


Songhai Centre Biogas

Published: June 25, 2012
Length: 50:43 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Dirk J. Bouma, PE

Biogas is generated from organic waste in underground reactors at the Songhai Centre, Porto Novo, Benin. Appropriate technology produces methane that is used in generating electricity, with...


Reportage Lycée Béhanzin by iaTV

Published: April 13, 2012
Length: 34:14 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Portart Live

Reportage sur le Lycée Béhanzin par la chaîne de télévision iaTV (Atakè - Porto-Novo) Pour vos divers dons et plus d'informations, visitez notre site internet http://www.lycee-behanzin.org...


ECAPITAL 2013: Interviene il Pres. Mario Pesaresi

Published: October 23, 2013
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: VallesinaTv

Ieri a Portonovo gli imprenditori del futuro a colloquio con gli investitori privati per dare vita alla propria impresa. Il concorso Ecapital che contribuisce dal 2001 alla formazione professionale...


JOURNEE_PRD COMMUNICATION DE TOPANOU .mpg

Published: April 13, 2012
Length: 26:33 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Conforte AVO

L'intervention de Victor Topanou a eu le mérite de rappeler aux membres du bureau politique, de la direction exécutive nationale, aux députés, maires et cadres du Prd, les circonstances...


Mission2London: Ruddy Zang-Milama (GABON) African 100m Champion

Published: July 24, 2012
Length: 42:54 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: AthleticsAfrica

Current African 100m champion, Ruddy Zang-Milama of Gabon, told AthleticsAfrica.Com of her joy of winning the title in Benin, finally ending the Nigerian domination of the event and her target...


houngbedji et quelques participants apprécient.mpg

Published: April 14, 2012
Length: 21:08 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Conforte AVO

Me Adrien HOUNGBEDJI et ses militants expriment les émotions ressenties apres avoir écouté les trois conférenciers sur la révision constitutionnelle engagée par le Président YAYI BONI...


JOURNEE_PRD COMMUNICATION DE LALEYE .mpg

Published: April 13, 2012
Length: 29:30 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Conforte AVO

Le Professeur Moïse Lalèyè après avoir fait la chronologie de la révision entamée depuis 2008 a fait remarquer que tout se passe comme si c'est après l'adoption de la nouvelle Constitution...


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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.

Ganvie

Ganvie is a lake village in Benin, lying in Lake Nokoué, near Cotonou. With a population of around 20,000 people, it is probably the largest lake village in Africa and as such is very popular with tourists. The village was established in the sixteenth or seventeenth centuries by the Tofinu people, established on the lake because the Dahomey's (a slave trading tribe) religion forbade the Fon warriors from entering water, therefore the lagoon was a safe territory for other tribes.

Located at 6.46667, 2.41667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Benin

Lake Nokoué

Lake Nokoué is a lake in the southern part of the West African nation of Benin;. It is 20 km wide and 11 km long and is located at {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:6.4333333|N|2.45|E|type:waterbody_region:BJ|||| | |name= }}, north of Cotonou. On the northern edge is the famous water town of Ganvié. Lake Nokoué is an important site for the birds.

Located at 6.43333, 2.45 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Lakes of Benin, Ramsar sites in Benin

Stade Charles de Gaulle

Stade Charles de Gaulle is a multi-use stadium in Porto-Novo, Benin. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is used as the home stadium of AS Dragons FC de l'Ouémé, Aiglons FC. The stadium has a capacity of 15,000 people.

Located at 6.47778, 2.61861 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Benin, Buildings and structures in Porto-Novo

Roman Catholic Diocese of Porto Novo

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Porto Novo (Latin: Dioecesis Portus Novi) is a diocese located in the city of Porto Novo in the Ecclesiastical province of Cotonou in Benin.

Located at 6.47194, 2.61917 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Porto-Novo, Roman Catholic dioceses in Benin, Religious organizations established in 1954, Roman Catholic dioceses and prelatures established in the 20th century, Roman Catholic Ecclesiastical Province of Cotonou

Sô-Ava

Sô-Ava is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Atlantique Department of southern Benin. The commune covers an area of 218 square kilometres and as of 2002 had a population of 76,315 people.

Located at 6.46667, 2.41667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Communes of Benin, Populated places in the Atlantique Department, Arrondissements of Benin

Aguégués

Aguégués is a town and commune in the Ouémé Department of south-eastern Benin. The commune covers an area of 52 square kilometres and as of 2002 had a population of 26,650 people.

Located at 6.48333, 2.53333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Communes of Benin, Arrondissements of Benin, Populated places in the Ouémé Department

Avrankou

Avrankou is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Ouémé Department of south-eastern Benin. The commune covers an area of 150 square kilometres and as of 2002 had a population of 80,402 people.

Located at 6.55, 2.66667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Communes of Benin, Arrondissements of Benin, Populated places in the Ouémé Department

Dangbo

Dangbo is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Ouémé Department of south-eastern Benin. The commune covers an area of 340 square kilometres and as of 2002 had a population of 66,055 people.

Located at 6.5, 2.68333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Communes of Benin, Arrondissements of Benin, Populated places in the Ouémé Department

Ifangni

Ifangni is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Plateau Department of south-eastern Benin. The commune covers an area of 242 square kilometres and as of 2002 had a population of 71,606 people.

Located at 6.66667, 2.71667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 14 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Communes of Benin, Arrondissements of Benin, Populated places in the Plateau Department

Togbota

Togbota is a small town and arrondissement located in the commune of Adjohoun in the Borgou Department of Benin. Agriculture is the main industry lying in the fertile Ouémé River Valley of southern Benin. In 2008 during the 2008 Benin floods, the area was affected by the flooding of the Ouémé River which affected much of Adjohoun commune.

Located at 6.66667, 2.43333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Arrondissements of Benin, Populated places in the Ouémé Department

Seme Border

Seme Border is a settlement in Nigeria on the border with Benin, ten minutes drive from Badagry on the coastal road between Lagos and Cotonou. Seme is a part of Badagry Division of Lagos State. At least three times in the 2005-2009 period violence has broken out in the border town, with fatal consequences. It is reportedly a regular occurrence for Nigerian officials to harass travelers for money at the border or at checkpoints along the road leading from the border.

Located at 6.38194, 2.72222 (Lat. / Lng.), about 16 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Lagos State, Populated coastal places in Nigeria, Benin–Nigeria border crossings

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Abogo, Aboga