in Quinara, Guinea-Bissau

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
11.589 and -14.996 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 11° 35' 20" and W -14° 59' 44"
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: 03:29 PM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Africa/Bissau
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:41 am and 7:28 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: 2020-07-07 07:21:07

Delve into Buba

Buba in Quinara with it's 7,779 habitants is a town located in Guinea-Bissau about 45 mi (or 72 km) south-east of Bissau, the country's capital town.

Time in Buba is now 03:29 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Bissau with an UTC offset of zero hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Buba. The closest airport in Guinea-Bissau is Osvaldo Vieira International Airport in a distance of 49 mi (or 79 km), North-West. 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: Catio, Bolama, Bissau, Bafata and Quinhamel. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 27°C / 80 °F

Morning Temperature 25°C / 78 °F
Evening Temperature 28°C / 82 °F
Night Temperature 26°C / 78 °F
Chance of rainfall 7%
Air Humidity 81%
Air Pressure 1013 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 98% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Wednesday, 8th of July 2020

30°C (86 °F)
27°C (80 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Thursday, 9th of July 2020

30°C (85 °F)
28°C (82 °F)
Overcast clouds, moderate breeze.

Friday, 10th of July 2020

30°C (86 °F)
26°C (78 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, scattered 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.


Buba is the largest city in southern Guinea-Bissau, lying on the Rio Grande de Buba, near the Contanhez National Park. It has a population 6,815 (2008 est). It is also a seaport and is the capital of the Quinara Region. Former President of Guinea-Bissau Kumba Yala planned to move the capital city to Buba. Construction is under way for a deepwater port that could host three 70-tonne vessels at any given time. It is being built by Angola Bauxite in order to export bauxite.

Located at 11.5833, -15 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Quinara Region, Populated places in Guinea-Bissau, Sectors of Guinea-Bissau

Popular in vicinity

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

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