in Sibut of Kémo Prefecture, Central African Republic

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
5.718 and 19.074 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 5° 43' 4" and E 19° 4' 26"
Currency and Currency Code:
Franc - XAF
Spoken languages:
French, Sango, Lingala, Kongo
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 01:32 PM (Thursday)
Timezone: Africa/Bangui
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:38 am and 6:01 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-8.980 and -158.053 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Central African Republic in Middle Africa

Safety Score: 5,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning it is not safe to travel Central African Republic.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Central African Republic. Last Update: 2024-07-25 08:20:17

Touring Sibut

Sibut in Sibut (Kémo Prefecture) with it's 34,267 residents is a town located in Central African Republic about 100 mi (or 161 km) north of Bangui, the country's capital place.

Time in Sibut is now 01:32 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Africa / Bangui with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports nearby Sibut. The closest airport in Central African Republic is Bouca Airport in a distance of 78 mi (or 126 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Kaga Bandoro, Bangui, Bambari, Bimbo and Bossangoa. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 33°C / 92 °F

Morning Temperature 21°C / 70 °F
Evening Temperature 30°C / 86 °F
Night Temperature 22°C / 71 °F
Chance of rainfall 5%
Air Humidity 47%
Air Pressure 1013 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 48% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Friday, 26th of July 2024

27°C (80 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Saturday, 27th of July 2024

28°C (82 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Sunday, 28th of July 2024

24°C (75 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

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.


Kémo is one of the 14 prefectures of the Central African Republic. Its capital is Sibut. Kemo is home to the rebel group Kemo People's Liberation Front (KPLF). Not military in nature, KPLF has been involved with campaigns in the south of the province to limit the spread of HIV/AIDS in animist communities where multiple simultaneous sexual partners are the rule for wealthy men. The KPLF has also been linked with the killing of mountain gorillas for food, especially in times of hunger.

Located at 5.75, 19.0833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Prefectures of the Central African Republic, Kémo


Sibut (pronounced See-Boot) is the capital of Kémo, one of the 14 prefectures of the Central African Republic. An important transport hub, it is situated 188 km north of the capital Bangui and is known for its market. Sibut is located at the Northern end of the paved road coming from the capital, Bangui. At Sibut, two major provencial roads splilt, one going North to Kaga Bandoro, and the other east towards Bomimi, a thriving agricultural village of 450 people, 12 km from Sibut.

Located at 5.73333, 19.0833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Sub-prefectures of the Central African Republic, Populated places in the Central African Republic

Sibut Airport

Sibut Airport is an airport in Sibut, Central African Republic.

Located at 5.73333, 19.0833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in the Central African Republic

Popular in vicinity

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

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Fort-Sibut, Sibut, Сибут