in North-West Region, Cameroon

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
6.200 and 10.667 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 6° 11' 59" and E 10° 40' 0"
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: 06:56 AM (Sunday)
Timezone: Africa/Douala
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:05 am and 6:34 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-9.385 and -171.247 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Fale old settlement
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Current travel safety evaluation for Cameroon in Middle Africa

Safety Score: 3,2 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: 2024-06-22 08:14:24

Delve into Kumbo

Kumbo in North-West Region with it's 53,970 habitants is a town located in Cameroon about 171 mi (or 276 km) north of Yaounde, the country's capital town.

Time in Kumbo is now 06:56 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Africa / Douala with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports closer to Kumbo. The closest airport in Cameroon is Bamenda Airport in a distance of 39 mi (or 63 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Bamenda, Bafoussam, Baissa, Lissam and Serti. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 25°C / 77 °F

Morning Temperature 17°C / 62 °F
Evening Temperature 21°C / 70 °F
Night Temperature 18°C / 65 °F
Chance of rainfall 14%
Air Humidity 72%
Air Pressure 1013 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 71% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Monday, 24th of June 2024

23°C (74 °F)
18°C (64 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Tuesday, 25th of June 2024

24°C (76 °F)
18°C (65 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Wednesday, 26th of June 2024

23°C (73 °F)
17°C (63 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Videos from this area

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Education Scholarship Program 2014

Published: July 17, 2014
Length: 00:47 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Applenie82

The Education Scholarship Program enables more than 100 children in the rural areas of Cameroon to attend school. Donate now and send a child to school! Im Schulgeldprogramm wird es über 100...

WGB Last day with last messages

Published: January 16, 2014
Length: 59:29 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Edwin Lukong

As we came to last day of operations, we exchanged messages with some of the people who had come to collect their medication.

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Attractions and noteworthy things

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Kumbo, also known as Kimbo, is the second-largest city in the North West Province of Cameroon and the capital of Bui Département. It lies about 2000m above sea level and is situated approximately 110km away from Bamenda (the provincial capital of the North West Province), on the Bamenda Highlands Ring Road. Kumbo has a population of 80,212 (at the 2005 Census) and is split into three distinctive hilly settlements of Tobin, Mbveh, and Squares.

Located at 6.205, 10.685 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Cameroon, Northwest Region (Cameroon)

Bui (Cameroon department)

Bui is a department of Northwest Province in Cameroon. The department covers an area of 2,297 km² and as of 2001 had a total population of 322,877. The capital of the department lies at Kumbo.

Located at 6.2, 10.6667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Departments of Cameroon, Centre Region (Cameroon)

Popular in vicinity

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