Fada N'gourma
in Province du Gourma of Est Region, Burkina Faso

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
12.062 and 0.358 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 12° 3' 41" and E 0° 21' 30"
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: 08:16 AM (Sunday)
Timezone: Africa/Ouagadougou
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:12 am and 6:08 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: 4,1 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: 2024-03-02 08:21:20

Delve into Fada N'gourma

Fada N'gourma in Province du Gourma (Est Region) with it's 33,910 habitants is located in Burkina Faso about 129 mi (or 208 km) east of Ouagadougou, the country's capital town.

Current time in Fada N'gourma is now 08:16 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Africa / Ouagadougou with an UTC offset of zero hours. We know of 8 airports close to Fada N'gourma. The closest airport in Burkina Faso is Fada N'gourma Airport in a distance of 2 mi (or 3 km), South. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Gayeri, Bilanga, Ouargaye, Koupela and Tenkodogo. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 37°C / 99 °F

Morning Temperature 30°C / 85 °F
Evening Temperature 37°C / 98 °F
Night Temperature 33°C / 91 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 7%
Air Pressure 1010 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 86% of sky
General Conditions Overcast clouds

Monday, 4th of March 2024

38°C (101 °F)
33°C (92 °F)
Overcast clouds, gentle breeze.

Tuesday, 5th of March 2024

38°C (100 °F)
35°C (94 °F)
Broken clouds, light breeze.

Wednesday, 6th of March 2024

39°C (101 °F)
35°C (96 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Fada N'Gourma, Burkina Faso

Published: October 18, 2007
Length: 32:53 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Lepetitnic

De la Villa de Tin Tua à l'EPCD.

Camp G2LOW Fada 2013

Published: June 20, 2014
Length: 48:53 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Peace Corps Burkina Faso COM Committee

This particular Camp G2LOW (Guys & Girls Leading Our World) was held in August 2013 in Fada N'Gourma, Burkina Faso. Students from all over the country went to these camps to learn to be leaders.

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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.

Fada N'gourma

Fada N'gourma, also written Fada-Ngourma, is a city in eastern Burkina Faso, lying 219 kilometres east of Ouagadougou, in the Gourmantché area. It is the capital of the Gourma province. It was founded by Diaba Lompo as Bingo. It is known for its blanket and rug manufacturing. It is also famed for its honey. The town is twinned with Épernay in France and Great Barrington, Massachusetts, USA.

Located at 12.05, 0.366667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Est Region (Burkina Faso)

Fada N'gourma Department

Fada N'gourma is a department or commune of Gourma Province in north-eastern Burkina Faso. Its capital lies at the town of Fada N'gourma.

Located at 12.0667, 0.35 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Departments of Burkina Faso, Gourma Province

Fada N'gourma Airport

Fada N'gourma Airport is an airport serving Fada N'gourma in Burkina Faso.

Located at 12.033, 0.35 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Burkina Faso

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Fada N'gourma.

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Fada Ngourma, Fada-n-Gurma, Fada N’Gourma, Fada N'Gourma, Fada N'gourma, FNG