in Far North, Cameroon

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
10.742 and 13.802 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 10° 44' 32" and E 13° 48' 8"
Currency and Currency Code:
Franc - XAF
Spoken languages:
English, French
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 04:45 AM (Sunday)
Timezone: Africa/Douala
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:53 am and 5:58 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-10.883 and -165.833 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Cameroon in Middle Africa

Safety Score: 3,3 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Cameroon.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Cameroon. Last Update: 2021-06-16 08:28:49

Delve into Mokolo

Mokolo in Far North with it's 275,239 habitants is located in Cameroon about 500 mi (or 805 km) north of Yaounde, the country's capital town.

Current time in Mokolo is now 04:45 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Africa / Douala with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports close to Mokolo. The closest airport in Cameroon is Salak Airport in a distance of 37 mi (or 59 km), South-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 Sukur Cultural Landscape in Nigeria at a distance of 16 mi (or 25 km).

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Gulak, Gwoza, Michika, Maroua and Mubi. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 28°C / 83 °F

Morning Temperature 22°C / 71 °F
Evening Temperature 27°C / 81 °F
Night Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 53%
Air Pressure 1014 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 97% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Monday, 27th of September 2021

28°C (82 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Tuesday, 28th of September 2021

27°C (81 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, few clouds.

Wednesday, 29th of September 2021

26°C (80 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Videos from this area

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Cameroon - Youth day march - School sponsorship program in Africa

Published: October 21, 2012
Length: 29:20 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: MokoloKidsSociety

Elementary school students marching to the community grounds for Youth Day in Mokolo, Far North, Cameroon, Africa. Mokolo Kids Society is a not-for-profit organization working in partnership...

Cameroon - Start of the 2012 school year - School scholarship program in Africa

Published: October 21, 2012
Length: 09:40 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: MokoloKidsSociety

Mokolo Kids Society is a non-profit organization working in partnership with disadvantaged families to provide needs based education scholarships for children in Mokolo, Cameroon, Africa. www.mokol ...

weaving rumsiki

Published: December 05, 2011
Length: 04:53 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: chrisalegg

spinning and weaving cotton in Rumsiki, northern Cameroon.

Répondre à l'épidemie de choléra au Cameroun - UNICEF

Published: October 18, 2010
Length: 08:47 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: UNICEFwestcentAfrica

Depuis mai 2010, le choléra sévit dans plusieurs régions du Cameroun, en particulier dans l'Extrême Nord. En date du 3 octobre, il a causé 7 869 cas et 515 décés. Au Cameroun, moins...

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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.


Mokolo is the departmental capital and largest city of the Mayo-Tsanaga department, in the Far North Province of Cameroon. It is the fourth largest city in the Far North Province, after Maroua, Yagoua, and Kousséri. It is located in the Mandara Mountains that run along the Cameroonian-Nigerian border.

Located at 10.74, 13.8 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Cameroon


Mayo-Tsanaga is a department of Extreme-Nord Province in Cameroon. The department covers an area of 4,393 km² and at the 2005 Census had a total population of 699,971. The capital of the department is at Mokolo.

Located at 10.74, 13.8028 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Departments of Cameroon, Far North Region (Cameroon)

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