in Province de la Kompienga of Est Region, Burkina Faso

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
11.250 and 0.707 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 11° 14' 58" and E 0° 42' 26"
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: 03:33 PM (Sunday)
Timezone: Africa/Ouagadougou
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:42 am and 6:09 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-14.233 and -178.167 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Burkina Faso in Western Africa

Safety Score: 3,5 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: 0000-00-00 00:00:00

Delve into Pama

Pama in Province de la Kompienga (Est Region) with it's 8,902 habitants is a town located in Burkina Faso about 170 mi (or 274 km) south-east of Ouagadougou, the country's capital town.

Time in Pama is now 03:33 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Africa / Ouagadougou with an UTC offset of zero hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Pama. The closest airport in Burkina Faso is Pama Airport in a distance of 1 mi (or 1 km), 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 is Koutammakou, the Land of the Batammariba in Togo at a distance of 87 mi (or 140 km).

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Dapaong, Ouargaye, Fada N'gourma, Natitingou and Tenkodogo. 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 / 101 °F

Morning Temperature 32°C / 89 °F
Evening Temperature 40°C / 103 °F
Night Temperature 37°C / 98 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 31%
Air Pressure 1007.3 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 13% of sky
General Conditions Few clouds

Monday, 22nd of April 2019

39°C (102 °F)
36°C (96 °F)
Light rain, calm, scattered clouds.

Tuesday, 23rd of April 2019

39°C (102 °F)
33°C (92 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Wednesday, 24th of April 2019

36°C (97 °F)
34°C (93 °F)
Overcast clouds, gentle breeze.

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.

Pama, Burkina Faso

Pama is a town located in the province of Kompienga in Burkina Faso. It is the capital of Kompienga Province.

Located at 11.25, 0.7 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Est Region (Burkina Faso)

Lake Kompienga

Lake Kompienga is a reservoir lake in Kompienga Province in southeastern Burkina Faso. The Kompienga Dam was built in the 1980s to create the lake for economic purposes. In 1985, demographers predicted that the construction of the Kompienga dam and lake would bring about 15% increase in immigration to area between 1985 and 1990, 15% between 1990 and 1995, and 8% between 1995 and 2000 for economic reasons.

Located at 11.1389, 0.634444 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Lakes of Burkina Faso, Kompienga Province


Tindangou is a village in the Coalla Department of Gnagna Province in eastern Burkina Faso. The village has a population of 504.

Located at 11.1833, 0.833333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Est Region (Burkina Faso), Gnagna Province

Pama Airport

Pama Airport is an airport serving Pama in Burkina Faso.

Located at 11.25, 0.7 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Burkina Faso

Popular in vicinity

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

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Panea, Pama, XPA