Gbégon
in Plateau Department, Benin

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
7.288 and 2.481 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 7° 17' 15" and E 2° 28' 50"
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: 08:27 PM (Sunday)
Timezone: Africa/Porto-Novo
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:39 am and 6:58 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-8.542 and -172.516 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Atafu Village
References
This place on Geonames.org
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Discover Gbégon

Gbégon in Plateau Department is a city in Benin about 55 mi (or 89 km) north of Porto-Novo, the country's capital city.

Local time in Gbégon is now 08:27 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Africa / Porto-Novo with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Gbégon, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Benin is Savé Airport in a distance of 50 mi (or 81 km), North. 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 35 mi (or 56 km), West.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Imeko, Houinvigue, Abomey, Ayetoro and Sakete. 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: 38°C / 100 °F

Morning Temperature 26°C / 79 °F
Evening Temperature 33°C / 92 °F
Night Temperature 27°C / 80 °F
Chance of rainfall 3%
Air Humidity 37%
Air Pressure 1008.8 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (2 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 99% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Monday, 22nd of April 2019

38°C (100 °F)
27°C (80 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Tuesday, 23rd of April 2019

34°C (93 °F)
27°C (80 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Wednesday, 24th of April 2019

36°C (97 °F)
27°C (80 °F)
Moderate rain, 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.

Zagnanado

Zagnanado or Zangnanado is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Zou Department of southern-central Benin. It is located 47 kilometres from Abomey and 165 kilometres north of Cotonou. The commune covers an area of 750 square kilometres and as of 2002 had a population of 36,756 people.

Located at 7.26667, 2.35 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
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Communes of Benin, Arrondissements of Benin, Populated places in the Zou Department

Naogon

Naogon is an arrondissement in the Zou department of Benin. It is an administrative division under the jurisdiction of the commune of Cové. 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 6,434.

Located at 7.23333, 2.33333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
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Populated places in the Zou Department, Arrondissements of Benin

Sagon, Benin

Sagon is an arrondissement in the Zou department of Benin. It is an administrative division under the jurisdiction of the commune of Ouinhi. 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 12,160.

Located at 7.15, 2.41667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
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Populated places in the Zou Department, Arrondissements of Benin

Adakplamé

Adakplamé is an arrondissement in the Plateau department of Benin. It is an administrative division under the jurisdiction of the commune of Kétou. 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 14,089.

Located at 7.45, 2.55 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
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Populated places in the Plateau Department, Arrondissements of Benin

Okpometa

Okpometa is an arrondissement in the Plateau department of Benin. It is an administrative division under the jurisdiction of the commune of Kétou. 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 7,822.

Located at 7.4, 2.65 (Lat. / Lng.), about 14 miles away.
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Populated places in the Plateau Department, Arrondissements of Benin

Popular in vicinity

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