in Wadi Fira Region, Chad

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
14.528 and 20.927 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 14° 31' 40" and E 20° 55' 38"
Currency and Currency Code:
Franc - XAF
Spoken languages:
French, Arabic
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 04:23 AM (Monday)
Timezone: Africa/Ndjamena
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:06 am and 5:59 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-10.425 and -161.035 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Chad in Middle Africa

Safety Score: 4,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Chad.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Chad. Last Update: 2022-05-22 08:17:22

Delve into Biltine

Biltine in Wadi Fira Region with it's 11,000 habitants is a town located in Chad about 429 mi (or 691 km) north-east of N'Djamena, the country's capital town.

Time in Biltine is now 04:23 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named Africa / Ndjamena with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 3 airports closer to Biltine. The closest airport in Chad is Abeche Airport in a distance of 47 mi (or 76 km), South. 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: Abeche, Geneina, Goz Beida, Am Djarass and Fada. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 39°C / 103 °F

Morning Temperature 27°C / 81 °F
Evening Temperature 39°C / 102 °F
Night Temperature 30°C / 87 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 9%
Air Pressure 1008 hPa
Wind Speed Fresh Breeze with 14 km/h (8 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 77% of sky
General Conditions Broken clouds

Tuesday, 24th of May 2022

38°C (100 °F)
31°C (88 °F)
Few clouds, moderate breeze.

Wednesday, 25th of May 2022

37°C (99 °F)
32°C (90 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.

Thursday, 26th of May 2022

39°C (102 °F)
31°C (88 °F)
Overcast clouds, moderate breeze.

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.

Biltine, Chad

Biltine is a city in Chad, and the capital of Wadi Fira region. The town was briefly captured on November 25, 2006 by the RADF, a rebel group, then recaptured the next day by the government, along with nearby Abéché that had been captured by a different rebel group, the UFDD. On June 16, 2008 the town was the scene of a battle between rebels on government forces, with the rebels said to have won. The town is served by Biltine Airport.

Located at 14.5275, 20.9267 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Wadi Fira Region, Populated places in Chad

Biltine Department

Biltine is one of three departments in Wadi Fira, a region of Chad. Its capital is Biltine.

Located at 14.5275, 20.9267 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Departments of Chad, Wadi Fira Region

Biltine Airport

Biltine Airport is an airport serving Biltine in Chad.

Located at 14.517, 20.9 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Chad, Wadi Fira Region

Popular in vicinity

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

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