in Oio Region, Guinea-Bissau

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
12.484 and -15.222 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 12° 29' 2" and W -15° 13' 18"
Currency and Currency Code:
Franc - XOF
Spoken languages:
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 12:54 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Africa/Bissau
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:49 am and 6:56 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-10.850 and 165.733 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Guinea-Bissau in Western Africa

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

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Guinea-Bissau. Last Update: 2020-09-21 07:19:01

Delve into Farim

Farim in Oio Region with it's 6,792 habitants is a city located in Guinea-Bissau about 50 mi (or 80 km) north-east of Bissau, the country's capital town.

Current time in Farim is now 12:54 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Bissau with an UTC offset of zero hours. We know of 9 airports closer to Farim, of which one is a larger airport. The closest is airport we know is Kolda North Airport in Senegal in a distance of 33 mi (or 54 km). The closest airport in Guinea-Bissau is Osvaldo Vieira International Airport in a distance of 50 mi (or 54 km), North-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site is Kunta Kinteh Island and Related Sites in Gambia at a distance of 64 mi (or 103 km).

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

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 32°C / 89 °F

Morning Temperature 22°C / 72 °F
Evening Temperature 30°C / 86 °F
Night Temperature 27°C / 80 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 65%
Air Pressure 1014 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Wednesday, 23rd of September 2020

33°C (91 °F)
26°C (79 °F)
Moderate rain, calm, broken clouds.

Thursday, 24th of September 2020

28°C (82 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Friday, 25th of September 2020

30°C (86 °F)
26°C (79 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

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.


Farim is a town of northern Guinea-Bissau. It sits on the north bank of the Farim/Cacheu River, about 135 miles up the river from Cacheu. Population 6,405 (2008 est).

Located at 12.4833, -15.2167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Oio Region, Populated places in Guinea-Bissau, Sectors of Guinea-Bissau

Rio de Canjambari

The Rio de Canjambari is a river which flows through the Oio Region of Guinea-Bissau. It is a tributary of the Farim River.

Located at 12.4833, -15.1833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of Guinea-Bissau, Oio Region

Popular in vicinity

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

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