in North-West Region, Cameroon

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
5.826 and 10.174 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 5° 49' 32" and E 10° 10' 25"
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: 06:08 AM (Sunday)
Timezone: Africa/Douala
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:21 am and 6:08 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-2.777 and -171.717 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Kanton Village
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Explore Njong

Njong in North-West Region is located in Cameroon about 164 mi (or 264 km) north-west of Yaounde, the country's capital.

Local time in Njong is now 06:08 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Africa / Douala with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports in the wider vicinity of Njong. The closest airport in Cameroon is Bamenda Airport in a distance of 15 mi (or 24 km), North. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Bamenda, Bafoussam, Sankwala, Obudu and Boje. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

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Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 29°C / 84 °F

Morning Temperature 9°C / 47 °F
Evening Temperature 21°C / 69 °F
Night Temperature 9°C / 49 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 0%
Air Pressure 889.8 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from South
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Monday, 17th of December 2018

29°C (83 °F)
10°C (49 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Thursday, 1st of January 1970

0°C (32 °F)
0°C (32 °F)

Videos from this area

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

Arial view of Nkwen market Bamenda,Cameroon central west Africa

Published: July 03, 2010
Length: 35:17 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Nchamcham Babey

Nkwen is one half of Bamenda.Mankon,nkwen and mendankwe,make up the big Bamenda.Bamenda is politically known in the Cameroons and the world at large for it part in every sphere of Cameroon ...


Published: October 26, 2009
Length: 14:45 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: GREEN09TV

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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.


Bamenda, also known as Abakwa and Mankon Town, is a city in northwestern Cameroon and capital of the North West Region. The city had a population of about 800,000 people at the 2012 Census, and is located 366 km (227 mi) north-west of the Cameroonian capital, Yaoundé. Bamenda is known for its cool climate and scenic hilly location.

Located at 5.93333, 10.1667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Populated places in Cameroon, Communes of Cameroon, Northwest Region (Cameroon), Provincial capitals in Cameroon

Bali, Cameroon

Bali is a town and commune in Cameroon, lying west of Bamenda. It has a population of 32,000 (2001 estimate). Formerly the centre of a kingdom, it is known for its palace and its regular festival.

Located at 5.88333, 10.0167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Communes of Cameroon, Populated places in Cameroon

Bali Airport

Bali Airport is an airport serving Bali in Cameroon.

Located at 5.89472, 10.0333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Cameroon


Lebialem is a department of Southwest Province in Cameroon. The department covers an area of 617 km² and as of 2001 had a total population of 144,560. The capital of the department lies at Menji.

Located at 5.71306, 10.065 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Departments of Cameroon, Southwest Region (Cameroon)


Babadjou is a town and commune in Cameroon.

Located at 5.66667, 10.2 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Cameroon, Communes of Cameroon

Santa, Cameroon

Santa is a town and commune in Cameroon.

Located at 5.83333, 10.15 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Cameroon, Communes of Cameroon


Menji is a town and commune in Cameroon.

Located at 5.71306, 10.065 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Cameroon, Communes of Cameroon

Bambouto massif

The Bambouto massif or Bamboutos Mountains is group of volcanoes based on a swell in the Cameroon Volcanic Line, located in the Western High Plateau of Cameroon, merging in the north with the Oku Volcanic Field. The large volcanic complex extends in a NE-SW direction for over 50 km, with the highest peaks rising to 2,679 m around the rim of a caldera with diameter 10 km.

Located at 5.66667, 10.05 (Lat. / Lng.), about 14 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Volcanoes of Cameroon

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Njong.

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know: