in Northern Region, Ghana

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
9.624 and -0.825 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 9° 37' 27" and W -0° 49' 31"
Currency and Currency Code:
Cedi - GHS
Spoken languages:
English, Akan, Ewe, Twi
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 02:43 AM (Sunday)
Timezone: Africa/Accra
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:42 am and 6:22 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-9.371 and 179.808 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Nukualofa Village
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Current travel safety evaluation for Ghana in Western Africa

Safety Score: 3,6 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Ghana.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Ghana. Last Update: 2020-06-06 07:20:59

Delve into Savelugu

Savelugu in Northern Region with it's 29,310 habitants is a city located in Ghana about 284 mi (or 458 km) north of Accra, the country's capital town.

Current time in Savelugu is now 02:43 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Africa / Accra with an UTC offset of zero hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Savelugu. The closest airport in Ghana is Tamale Airport in a distance of 5 mi (or 9 km), South-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. The closest heritage site is Ruins of Loropéni in Burkina faso at a distance of 117 mi (or 188 km).

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Tamale, Bolgatanga, Po, Dapaong and Wa. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 30°C / 85 °F

Morning Temperature 26°C / 78 °F
Evening Temperature 29°C / 85 °F
Night Temperature 27°C / 80 °F
Chance of rainfall 12%
Air Humidity 63%
Air Pressure 1014 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Heavy intensity rain

Monday, 8th of June 2020

34°C (92 °F)
28°C (83 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, scattered clouds.

Tuesday, 9th of June 2020

29°C (85 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Wednesday, 10th of June 2020

32°C (90 °F)
27°C (81 °F)
Overcast clouds, gentle breeze.

Videos from this area

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Drive Aid Ghana Education Project

Published: May 26, 2013
Length: 05:49 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Clement Matorwmasen

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Some of the children at LAECF singing

Published: March 12, 2014
Length: 44:55 min
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Author: Larabanga Life Project

Some of the fabulous children of Larabanga singing twinkle twinkle little star.

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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.

Savelugu-Nanton District

The Savelugu-Nanton District is one of the twenty (20) districts in the Northern Region of Ghana. Its capital is Savelugu.

Located at 9.624, -0.828 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of the Northern Region (Ghana)


Savelugu is a town in the Northern region of Ghana and it is the capital of Savelugu-Nanton district. The town is known for the Savelugu Secondary School. The school is a second cycle institution. Savelugu is the forty-fifth most populous in Ghana, in terms of population, with a population of 38,074 people. At the Ghana census of 26 March 2000 there were 24,937 inhabitants living in the town. Projections of 1 January 2007 estimated the population to be 30,529 inhabitants.

Located at 9.61667, -0.833333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Northern Region (Ghana)

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Saveluga, Savelugu