in Bimbo Sub-Prefecture of Ombella-M'Poko Prefecture, Central African Republic

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
4.257 and 18.416 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 4° 15' 24" and E 18° 24' 56"
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: 04:33 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Africa/Bangui
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:36 am and 5:44 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: 4,9 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: 2019-09-16 07:23:42

Discover Bimbo

Bimbo in Bimbo Sub-Prefecture (Ombella-M'Poko Prefecture) with it's 129,655 citizens is a town in Central African Republic a little south-west of Bangui, the country's capital city.

Current time in Bimbo is now 04:33 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Bangui with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports near Bimbo. The closest airport in Central African Republic is Bangui M'Poko International Airport in a distance of 12 mi (or 19 km), North-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Bangui, Mbaiki, Sibut, Bossangoa and Nola. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 26°C / 79 °F

Morning Temperature 22°C / 71 °F
Evening Temperature 29°C / 85 °F
Night Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Chance of rainfall 2%
Air Humidity 79%
Air Pressure 1011.9 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Wednesday, 18th of September 2019

25°C (77 °F)
20°C (68 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, calm, overcast clouds.

Thursday, 19th of September 2019

28°C (82 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Moderate rain, calm, broken clouds.

Friday, 20th of September 2019

27°C (81 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Videos from this area

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


Published: May 29, 2009
Length: 33:03 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: agenap

Kiki ... femelle Chimpanzée, c'est la mascotte de Camusat RCA. Acquisition par hasard en Nov 2007 (sauvée de la marmite) elle avait 10/11 mois .

The Advanced Team and the AEF Team Help Break the Lock Off Claudes Cage in the CAR

Published: December 15, 2010
Length: 03:23 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: TheAfrikaForce

This was truely a memorable moment when the lock on Claudes cage was broken off. Very inspiring and motivates us to get back to the CAR to relocate more of the chimps there. For more information...

See Claude Being Removed from His Old Cage in the CAR

Published: December 15, 2010
Length: 22:16 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: TheAfrikaForce

See first hand how Claude was removed from his cage. Claude was one of the lcky chimps who have been relocated to the JGI SA Chimp Eden in Nelspruit. For more information also check out the...

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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.

Bimbo, Central African Republic

Bimbo (also, Bimo) is the capital of Ombella-M'poko, one of the 14 prefectures of the Central African Republic, and is located 25.5 kilometres by road southwest of the centre of the capital, Bangui. The country's second-largest city, Bimbo had a population of 124,176 as of the 2003 census; and a calculated 2013 population of 267,859. Bimbo is the site of the country's only sex-segregated women's prison, Bimbo Central Prison.

Located at 4.25583, 18.4042 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Sub-prefectures of the Central African Republic, Populated places in the Central African Republic

Barthelemy Boganda Stadium

Complexe Sportif Barthelemy Boganda in Bangui is the national stadium of the Central African Republic. It is currently used mostly for football matches. The stadium has a capacity of 20,000 people. It is named after the former president of the country, Barthélemy Boganda.

Located at 4.37442, 18.5644 (Lat. / Lng.), about 13 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in the Central African Republic, National stadiums

University of Bangui

The University of Bangui is a public university located in Bangui, Central African Republic. As of 2006, it is the only university in the Central African Republic.

Located at 4.37564, 18.5634 (Lat. / Lng.), about 13 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Universities in the Central African Republic, Bangui, Educational institutions established in 1969

Bangui M'Poko International Airport

Bangui M’Poko International Airport is an airport located 7 km (4 miles) northwest of Bangui, the capital of the Central African Republic. In 2004, the airport served 53,862 passengers. In 2012, the airport has an average attendance of about 120,000 passengers, despite a maximum capacity of 10,000 passengers.

Located at 4.39848, 18.5188 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article

Boganda National Museum

The Boganda National Museum is a national museum of the Central African Republic. It is located in the capital, Bangui.

Located at 4.36411, 18.577 (Lat. / Lng.), about 13 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Museums in the Central African Republic, Bangui, Museums established in 1963

Popular in vicinity

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

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