in Province du Soum of Sahel Region, Burkina Faso

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
14.099 and -1.626 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 14° 5' 57" and W -1° 37' 31"
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: 06:54 PM (Thursday)
Timezone: Africa/Ouagadougou
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:22 am and 6:14 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-12.521 and 177.132 (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: 2024-02-29 08:24:55

Delve into Djibo

Djibo in Province du Soum (Sahel Region) with it's 22,223 habitants is a city located in Burkina Faso about 120 mi (or 193 km) north of Ouagadougou, the country's capital town.

Current time in Djibo is now 06:54 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Africa / Ouagadougou with an UTC offset of zero hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Djibo. The closest airport in Burkina Faso is Djibo Airport in a distance of 1 mi (or 1 km), West. 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 Cliff of Bandiagara (Land of the Dogons) in Mali at a distance of 66 mi (or 106 km).

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Titao, Kongoussi, Ouahigouya, Deou and Kaya. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 35°C / 96 °F

Morning Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Evening Temperature 33°C / 91 °F
Night Temperature 26°C / 79 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 7%
Air Pressure 1009 hPa
Wind Speed Fresh Breeze with 13 km/h (8 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 87% of sky
General Conditions Overcast clouds

Friday, 1st of March 2024

35°C (94 °F)
28°C (83 °F)
Few clouds, moderate breeze.

Saturday, 2nd of March 2024

37°C (98 °F)
29°C (85 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.

Sunday, 3rd of March 2024

39°C (102 °F)
32°C (89 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

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Route de Djibo (sans commentaire)

Published: September 05, 2014
Length: 06:45 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Droit Libre TV

Lors de la campagne électorale de 2005, le président Blaise Compaoré disait ceci à la population du province de Soum: "Le goudron est déjà à Kongoussi, il n'est pas fou pour rester...

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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.


Djibo is a town in northern Burkina Faso. It is situated 203 kilometres north of Ouagadougou and 45 kilometres from the frontier with Mali. It was founded in the 16th century and became the capital of Djilgodji, before becoming dominated by the Massina Empire in the 19th century. It is known for its animal market. The main ethnic group are the Fulani.

Located at 14.1, -1.63333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Sahel Region, Massina Empire

Soum Province

Soum is one of the 45 provinces of Burkina Faso, located in its Sahel Region. Its capital is Djibo. Soum is divided into 8 departments: Arbinda Baraboule Diguel Djibo Koutougou Nassamfou Pobe-Mengao Tongomayel See also: Regions of Burkina Faso Provinces of Burkina Faso

Located at 14.1, -1.63333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Provinces of Burkina Faso, Soum Province

Djibo Airport

Djibo Airport is an airport serving Djibo in Burkina Faso.

Located at 14.1, -1.633 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 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:
Jibo, Djibo, XDJ, Джибо