Brikama
in West Coast, Gambia

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
13.271 and -16.649 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 13° 16' 16" and W -16° 38' 57"
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: 08:10 PM (Sunday)
Timezone: Africa/Banjul
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:33 am and 7:01 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-10.885 and 162.445 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Raghapu
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Discover Brikama

Brikama in West Coast with it's 77,700 citizens is a town in Gambia about 13 mi (or 22 km) south of Banjul, the country's capital city.

Current time in Brikama is now 08:10 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Africa / Banjul with an UTC offset of zero hours. We know of 8 airports near Brikama, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Gambia is Banjul International Airport in a distance of 5 mi (or 7 km), North. 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 Kunta Kinteh Island and Related Sites in a distance of 68 mi (or 109 km), East.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Banjul, Kerewan, Ziguinchor, Kaolack and Fatick. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 30°C / 86 °F

Morning Temperature 30°C / 86 °F
Evening Temperature 30°C / 86 °F
Night Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 27%
Air Pressure 1013 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 11% of sky
General Conditions Few clouds

Monday, 20th of January 2020

28°C (82 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Broken clouds, calm.

Tuesday, 21st of January 2020

28°C (82 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Overcast clouds, light breeze.

Wednesday, 22nd of January 2020

27°C (80 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Overcast clouds, light breeze.

Videos from this area

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Wonderland Crew in The Gambia 2012 - Part 4

Published: March 02, 2012
Length: 02:25 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: mixedcases

In Jan/Feb 2012 nine of us from the crew who run the Wonderland club night took a four week trip to a small village called Madina Salaam in The Gambia. This is where the charity Wonder Years...


L'àfrica a l'escola, l'escola a l'àfrica

Published: March 10, 2010
Length: 26:03 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: majete74

Documental del proyecto "África en la escuela, escuela en áfrica", que refleja las necesidades de la escuela Kabafita en Brikama (Gambia) y muestra el trabajo realizado por la ONG Santa Maria...


Riders For Health, Gambia

Published: May 24, 2009
Length: 23:16 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Nu4Old

A short film about the wonderful work of charity Riders For Health in Gambia, made by Tom Oldham and Hope Newling.


On the road - Gambia - 1

Published: September 30, 2008
Length: 48:51 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: r dct

On the way to Brikema, Gambia Begin juni 2008.


Gambia Jan 2010, wild monkey jumping on your back

Published: February 06, 2010
Length: 54:49 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: MrWhitesquirrel

Bijilo National Park, Kololi, The Gambia friendly monkey on Michael's back.


Partying at the pool in The Gambia

Published: February 24, 2008
Length: 26:09 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: susiechalk

Just arrived and we're at the pool.


Monkey eating fruit at Abuko, The Gambia

Published: November 06, 2008
Length: 26:59 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Mervi Oikonen

A wild green vervet monkey eats fruit up in a tree at Abuko Nature Park, The Gambia, October 2008.


Lamin Lodge

Published: January 25, 2012
Length: 15:50 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: altheo45

Bird watching trip to Lamin Lodge in the Gambia. Senegal Coucal, Red Bishop, Pied Kingfisher Blue-breasted Kingfisher Laughing Dove.


Heading to Banjul International Airport - The Gambia

Published: November 29, 2013
Length: 34:41 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: snoopalex9


Landing in Banjul

Published: August 16, 2012
Length: 52:58 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: georeiser

Landing in Yundum International airport, Banjul Gambia. SN233 Airbus 330, 28 NOV 2011.


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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.

Brikama

Brikama is one of the largest cities in the Gambia, lying south of the country's capital, Banjul. Brikama is the headquarters of the Western Division, being the largest city in the division with a population of over 57,000. Brikama is known for wood carving and for its musicians. Local attractions include the Makasutu Culture Forest.

Located at 13.2667, -16.65 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
West Coast Division (Gambia), Populated places in the Gambia

Kombo Central

Kombo Central is one of the nine districts of the Gambia's Western Division, which is located to the south of the Gambia River in the southwest of the country. Kombo Central is in the southwest of the division, between Kombo East and Kombo South.

Located at 13.25, -16.6667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
West Coast Division (Gambia), Districts of the Gambia

Furnya Forest Park

Furnya Forest Park is a forest park in the Gambia. Established on January 1, 1954, it covers 405 hectares.

Located at 13.2683, -16.6086 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Protected areas established in 1954, Forest parks of the Gambia

Kabafita Forest Park

Kabafita Forest Park is a forest park in the Gambia. Established on January 1, 1954, it covers 243 hectares.

Located at 13.3, -16.65 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Protected areas established in 1954, Forest parks of the Gambia

Nymbai Forest Park

Nymbai Forest Park is a forest park in the Gambia. Established on January 1, 1954, it covers 202 hectares.

Located at 13.3, -16.6694 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Protected areas established in 1954, Forest parks of the Gambia

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Brikama, ブリカマ, 브리카마, Брикаме, Брикама, بریکاما, 布里卡馬