in Boke Prefecture of Boke Region, Guinea

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
10.932 and -14.291 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 10° 55' 55" and W -14° 17' 25"
Currency and Currency Code:
Franc - GNF
Spoken languages:
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 03:26 PM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Africa/Conakry
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:40 am and 7:24 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 in Western Africa

Safety Score: 3,4 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Guinea.

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

Discover Boké

Boké in Boke Prefecture (Boke Region) with it's 15,460 citizens is a place in Guinea about 105 mi (or 169 km) north-west of Conakry, the country's capital city.

Current time in Boké is now 03:26 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Conakry with an UTC offset of zero hours. We know of 8 airports near Boké. The closest airport in Guinea is Boke Airport in a distance of 2 mi (or 4 km), North. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Boffa, Fria, Buba, Catio and Telimele. 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 27°C / 80 °F
Night Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Chance of rainfall 13%
Air Humidity 79%
Air Pressure 1013 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (3 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 97% of sky
General Conditions Heavy intensity rain

Wednesday, 8th of July 2020

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

Thursday, 9th of July 2020

30°C (86 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Friday, 10th of July 2020

28°C (82 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Videos from this area

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Изготовление сувениров из красного дерева в Гвинее.

Published: March 01, 2013
Length: 31:39 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Vladimir Pravov

Народные промыслы Гвинеи или сувениры для туристов. г.Боке, Гвинея, Западная Африка.

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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.


Boké is the capital city of Boké Prefecture within the Boké Region of Lower Guinea near the border with Guinea-Bissau. It is also a sub-prefecture of Guinea. Located along the Rio Nuñez which flows to its not-too-distant mouth on the Atlantic Ocean, Boké is a port. It is known for the Fortin de Boké museum, formerly a slave fort. The town is served by Boké Baralande Airport. The estimated population of Boké in 2008 was 116,270.

Located at 10.9333, -14.3 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Sub-prefectures of Guinea, Populated places in the Boké Region, Ports and harbours of Guinea

Boké Prefecture

Boké is a prefecture located in the Boké Region of Guinea. The capital is Boké. The prefecture covers an area of 11,053 km. ² and has an estimated population of 289,000.

Located at 10.9411, -14.2983 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Prefectures of Guinea, Boké Region

Boké Baralande Airport

Boké Baralande Airport is an airport serving Boké in Guinea.

Located at 10.9658, -14.2811 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Guinea

Popular in vicinity

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

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