in Province de la Comoé of Cascades Region, Burkina Faso
- Comoé National Park (Unesco heritage, 124 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 10.633 and -4.767 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 10° 37' 59" and W -4° 46' 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: 08:40 PM (Sunday)
- Timezone: Africa/Ouagadougou
- UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:38 am and 6:27 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -12.510 and 177.011 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Wikipedia
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Safety Score: 3,8 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Burkina Faso.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Burkina Faso. Last Update: 2020-02-16 07:21:49
Banfora in Province de la Comoé (Cascades Region) with it's 60,288 residents is a town located in Burkina Faso about 249 mi (or 401 km) south-west of Ouagadougou, the country's capital place.
Time in Banfora is now 08:40 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Africa / Ouagadougou with an UTC offset of zero hours. We know of 8 airports nearby Banfora. The closest airport in Burkina Faso is Banfora Airport in a distance of 5 mi (or 8 km), North-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 Comoé National Park in Ivory coast at a distance of 124 mi (or 200 km).
Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Orodara, Sindou, Bobo-Dioulasso, Ouangolodougou and Kadiolo. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 36°C / 97 °F
|Morning Temperature||36°C / 97 °F|
|Evening Temperature||33°C / 92 °F|
|Night Temperature||23°C / 73 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1010 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from West|
|Cloud Conditions||Clear sky, covering 0% of sky|
|General Conditions||Sky is clear|
Monday, 17th of February 2020
35°C (95 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Tuesday, 18th of February 2020
36°C (96 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Wednesday, 19th of February 2020
36°C (96 °F)
25°C (76 °F)
Videos from this area
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En voiture dans Banfora, Burkina Faso - Association Soleils d'Afrique
Secteur 1 - Marché de Banfora Centre ville de Banfora http://www.facebook.com/soleilsafrique http://www.fasocultures.com Banfora est une ville récente, créée en 1903. Elle est la capitale...
Chez Ahmadou Traore - Association Soleils d'Afrique
Video de Novembre 2007 Ahmadou Traore, surnomé vié est le secrétaire de l'ASACO, Association Soleils d'Afrique de la Comoe. Il est à l'origine de Soleils d'Afrique. Grace à lui, nous avons...
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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.
Comoé is one of the 45 provinces of Burkina Faso, located in its Cascades Region. The capital of Comoé is Banfora. The population of Comoé was 400,534 in 2006. Comoé is divided into 9 departments:
Stade Banfora is a multi-use stadium in Banfora, Burkina Faso. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home stadium of Union Sportive de la Comoé. The stadium holds 6,000 people.
Banfora is a department or commune of Comoé Province in southern Burkina Faso. Its capital lies at the town of Banfora. According to the 1996 census the department has a total population of 88,808.
Lake Tengrela is a small lake near Banfora in Burkina Faso. It is known for its hippopotamuses. Locals believe that these hippopotamuses do not attack humans because they are sacred hippopotamuses. Crocodiles are almost never seen in this lake. It is 2 km long and 1.5 km wide.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Banfora.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Banfora, באנפורה, BNR, バンフォラ, 방포라, Банфору, Банфора, بانفورا, 邦福拉