Basse Santa Su
in Upper River Division, Gambia

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
13.310 and -14.214 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 13° 18' 35" and W -14° 12' 49"
Currency and Currency Code:
Dalasi - GMD
Spoken languages:
English, Wolof, Fulah
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 06:31 PM (Sunday)
Timezone: Africa/Banjul
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:37 am and 7:28 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-13.183 and 166.567 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Gambia in Western Africa

Safety Score: 3,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Gambia.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Gambia. Last Update: 2020-07-12 07:21:15

Delve into Basse Santa Su

Basse Santa Su in Upper River Division with it's 14,380 habitants is a town located in Gambia about 159 mi (or 256 km) east of Banjul, the country's capital town.

Time in Basse Santa Su is now 06:31 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Africa / Banjul with an UTC offset of zero hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Basse Santa Su. The closest is airport we know is Tambacounda Airport in Senegal in a distance of 48 mi (or 77 km). Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Gambia is Stone Circles of Senegambia in a distance of 32 mi (or 51 km), North-West.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Georgetown, Tambacounda, Kolda, Gabu and Bafata. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 27°C / 81 °F

Morning Temperature 26°C / 79 °F
Evening Temperature 29°C / 85 °F
Night Temperature 25°C / 76 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 73%
Air Pressure 1012 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 75% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Monday, 13th of July 2020

31°C (87 °F)
26°C (78 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Tuesday, 14th of July 2020

32°C (89 °F)
26°C (78 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Wednesday, 15th of July 2020

31°C (88 °F)
25°C (78 °F)
Broken clouds, light breeze.

Videos from this area

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Published: April 02, 2008
Length: 31:44 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: 7tCinema

The Gambia "I'll miss my host family ... they're nice." - Eddie Bagnulo (Amadou Ya Touri Bey Wonni Chamb) Paris, 2008 (Yellow Ledbetter) Intro Musique: Super Eagles - "Love's...

The toyota picnic in the dust

Published: March 05, 2012
Length: 26:39 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: francois bonheur

border between Gambia and Senegal at Badiara.


Published: March 12, 2009
Length: 35:13 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Manon Meininger

De hitsong in upcountry Gambia.

Fishing gone wrong

Published: May 05, 2019
Length: 39:57 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Sisi & Amarie travels

Sisi being Sissy trying to fish.

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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.

Basse Santa Su

Basse Santa Su, usually known as Basse, is a town in the Gambia, lying on the south bank of the River Gambia. The easternmost town in the nation, it is known for its important market. As of 2009 it has an estimated population of 18 414. {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:13|19|N|14|13|W|region:GM_type:city|| |primary |name= }} 40x40px Wikimedia Commons has media related to: Basse Santa Su

Located at 13.3167, -14.2167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Upper River Division, Populated places in the Gambia, Gambia River

Fulladu East

Fulladu East is one of the four districts of the Upper River Division of the Gambia.

Located at 13.3333, -14.25 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Upper River Division, Districts of the Gambia

Sabi Forest Park

Sabi Forest Park is a forest park in the Gambia. Established on January 1, 1954, it covers 73 hectares.

Located at 13.2731, -14.2006 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Protected areas established in 1954, Forest parks of the Gambia

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Basse Santa Su.

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Basse, Basse Santa Su, バセ・サンタ・ス, 바세산타수, Bas Santa Su, 巴塞聖蘇