in Province du Houet of Hauts-Bassins Region, Burkina Faso

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
11.177 and -4.298 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 11° 10' 37" and W -4° 17' 52"
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: 09:09 AM (Sunday)
Timezone: Africa/Ouagadougou
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:53 am and 6:33 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-12.510 and 177.011 (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: 2024-05-19 08:11:23

Discover Bobo-Dioulasso

Bobo-Dioulasso in Province du Houet (Hauts-Bassins Region) with it's 360,106 citizens is a place in Burkina Faso about 204 mi (or 329 km) south-west of Ouagadougou, the country's capital city.

Current time in Bobo-Dioulasso is now 09:09 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Africa / Ouagadougou with an UTC offset of zero hours. We know of 8 airports near Bobo-Dioulasso. The closest airport in Burkina Faso is Bobo Dioulasso Airport in a distance of 3 mi (or 4 km), South-West. 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: Orodara, Banfora, Hounde, Sindou and Salanso. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 38°C / 100 °F

Morning Temperature 27°C / 81 °F
Evening Temperature 36°C / 96 °F
Night Temperature 30°C / 86 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 31%
Air Pressure 1009 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 86% of sky
General Conditions Overcast clouds

Monday, 20th of May 2024

37°C (98 °F)
30°C (85 °F)
Broken clouds, moderate breeze.

Tuesday, 21st of May 2024

37°C (99 °F)
31°C (89 °F)
Few clouds, gentle breeze.

Wednesday, 22nd of May 2024

38°C (100 °F)
28°C (82 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.

Videos from this area

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

La révolution burkinabè vue de Bobo Dioulasso!

Published: November 03, 2014
Length: 39:30 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Droit Libre TV

Comme dans toutes les autres villes du Burkina Faso, Bobo Dioulasso a participé au soulèvement populaire suite à la tentative de Blaise Compaoré de modifier la constitution pour se maintenir...


Published: April 01, 2010
Length: 21:37 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: davidburkina

Ensayo de Djembeburkina en Bobo-Dioulasso, preparando repertorio para los tres meses en españa. Adama Burkina Diarra y David España ngoni, Moussa guitarra, Isouf calabaza y Seydoy Dembele.

Bobo Thechans's photos around Bobo-Dioulasso, Burkina Faso

Published: December 15, 2010
Length: 16:51 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu

Preview of Thechans's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: This blog preview was made by ...

De Sikasso a Bobo Dioulasso - Bobo Dioulasso, Burkina Faso (sikasso bobodioulasso)

Published: December 08, 2010
Length: 31:56 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu

A TripAdvisor™ TripWow video of a travel blog to Bobo Dioulasso, Burkina Faso by TravelPod blogger Ventalili. See this TripWow and more at

Tapissier en Bobo-Dioulasso

Published: May 22, 2007
Length: 09:19 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: spectaclemedia

Sanou Drissa a changé avec des temps. Aujourd'hui il fait des rideaux, nappes et des couvertures pour les sièges et les housses pour les voitures est les ordinateurs. Il viens de Côte d'Ivoire...

Firmin SANOU sculpteur - fondeur - Bobo Dioulasso Burkina Faso part 1

Published: August 12, 2012
Length: 01:35 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Vtutu1

Présentation du travail artisanal de Firmin Sanou Sculpteur - Fondeur Bobo Dioulasso - Burkina Faso +22676494334.


Published: January 10, 2012
Length: 57:49 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Joona Kora

Kemebrema Mandebalafon: Souleymane Diabate Accomp: Joona Meriläinen 28.12.11 Bobo-dioulasso, Burkina faso Contact: Diabate Souleymane Facebook:...

HOW IT'S MADE ! Burkina Faso : Fabrication artisanale de marmite en aluminium./ African Blacksmith

Published: February 16, 2015
Length: 49:13 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: elbretoniou

Fabrication d'une marmite en aluminium à Bobo-Dioulasso au Burkina Faso en Afrique de l'ouest. La méthode utilisée est dite au "sable vert". Les moules sont à usage unique et doivent donc...

Bapteme in Bolomakote

Published: February 04, 2009
Length: 57:04 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: madzsari

Professional dancers and musicians playing on a bapteme ceremony in Bobo Dioulasso / Burkina Faso.

DjembeBurkina (solí lento)

Published: June 13, 2010
Length: 14:31 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: davidburkina

Concierto del grupo Djembeburkina en la sala les Bambous (bobo.dioulasso) burkina faso. Preparando verano 2010.

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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.


Bobo-Dioulasso is a city with a population of about 435,543, the second largest city in Burkina Faso, Africa, after Ouagadougou, the nation's capital. The name means literally, "home of the Bobo-dioula," and is possibly a creation of the French who misunderstood the identity complexities of the location. The local Bobo-speaking population of the city refers to it as Sia. The city is situated in the southwest of the country, in the Houet Province, some 350 km (220 mi) from Ouagadougou.

Located at 11.1833, -4.28333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Bamana, Bobo-Dioulasso, Populated places in the Hauts-Bassins Region

Stade Municipal (Bobo Dioulasso)

Stade Municipal is a multi-use stadium in Bobo Dioulasso, Burkina Faso. It is currently used mostly for football matches. The stadium holds 30,000 people.

Located at 11.1903, -4.33083 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Burkina Faso

Stade Wobi Bobo-Dioulasso

Stade Wobi Bobo-Dioulasso is a multi-use stadium in Bobo-Dioulasso, Burkina Faso. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home stadium of Union Sportive du Foyer de la Régie Abidjan-Niger. The stadium holds 10,000 people.

Located at 11.1819, -4.29694 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Burkina Faso

Bobo Dioulasso Airport

Bobo Dioulasso Airport is an airport in Bobo Dioulasso, Burkina Faso.

Located at 11.16, -4.33083 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Burkina Faso

Popular in vicinity

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Bobo-Diulasso, Bobo-Dioulasso, بوبوديولاسو, Bobo Dioulasso, بوبو دیولاسو, BOY, ボボ・ディウラッソ, 보보디울라소, Бобо-Диулаco шаары, Bobo Diulasas, Bobodjulaso, Бобо-Диуласо, Бобо-Діуласо, بوبو-دیؤلاسو, 博博迪乌拉索