in Gaoual Prefecture of Boke Region, Guinea

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
11.750 and -13.200 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 11° 45' 0" and W -13° 11' 59"
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: 04:45 PM (Sunday)
Timezone: Africa/Conakry
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:35 am and 7:21 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-11.683 and 166.817 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Ngambe (Ambi)
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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: 2020-07-12 07:21:15

Delve into Gaoual

Gaoual in Gaoual Prefecture (Boke Region) with it's 7,461 habitants is located in Guinea about 156 mi (or 251 km) north of Conakry, the country's capital town.

Current time in Gaoual is now 04:45 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Africa / Conakry with an UTC offset of zero hours. We know of 8 airports close to Gaoual. The closest airport in Guinea is Sambailo Airport in a distance of 58 mi (or 93 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: Lelouma, Koundara, Telimele, Mali and Labe. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 21°C / 71 °F

Morning Temperature 20°C / 69 °F
Evening Temperature 21°C / 70 °F
Night Temperature 19°C / 66 °F
Chance of rainfall 19%
Air Humidity 89%
Air Pressure 1014 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 95% of sky
General Conditions Heavy intensity rain

Monday, 13th of July 2020

24°C (75 °F)
19°C (65 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Tuesday, 14th of July 2020

24°C (76 °F)
18°C (65 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, calm, overcast clouds.

Wednesday, 15th of July 2020

20°C (68 °F)
18°C (65 °F)
Moderate rain, calm, 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.

Gaoual Prefecture

Gaoual is a prefecture located in the Boké Region of Guinea. The capital is Gaoual. The prefecture covers an area of 11,500 km. ² and has an estimated population of 158,000.

Located at 11.7503, -13.2011 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Prefectures of Guinea, Boké Region


Gaoual is a town located in northwestern Guinea. It is the capital of Gaoual Prefecture. Population 7,501 (2008 est).

Located at 11.75, -13.2 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Boké Region, Sub-prefectures of Guinea

Popular in vicinity

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

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