in Koundara Prefecture of Boke Region, Guinea

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
12.483 and -13.300 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 12° 28' 59" and W -13° 18' 0"
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: 03:51 PM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Africa/Conakry
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:33 am and 7:23 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-13.127 and 166.584 (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

Delve into Koundara

Koundara in Koundara Prefecture (Boke Region) with it's 13,990 habitants is located in Guinea about 205 mi (or 330 km) north of Conakry, the country's capital town.

Current time in Koundara is now 03:51 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Conakry with an UTC offset of zero hours. We know of 8 airports close to Koundara. The closest airport in Guinea is Sambailo Airport in a distance of 7 mi (or 12 km), North-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 Stone Circles of Senegambia in Gambia at a distance of 115 mi (or 185 km).

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Gaoual, Gabu, Mali, Kedougou and Lelouma. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 30°C / 86 °F

Morning Temperature 28°C / 82 °F
Evening Temperature 33°C / 92 °F
Night Temperature 26°C / 79 °F
Chance of rainfall 6%
Air Humidity 65%
Air Pressure 1012 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (2 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 94% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Wednesday, 8th of July 2020

33°C (91 °F)
28°C (82 °F)
Broken clouds, gentle breeze.

Thursday, 9th of July 2020

32°C (90 °F)
28°C (82 °F)
Broken clouds, gentle breeze.

Friday, 10th of July 2020

34°C (93 °F)
25°C (78 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Videos from this area

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La route koundara labe

Published: January 01, 2019
Length: 26:34 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Mamadou Dian Barry

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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.

Koundara Prefecture

Koundara is a prefecture located in the Boké Region of Guinea. The capital is Koundara. The prefecture covers an area of 5,505 km. ² and has an estimated population of 110,000.

Located at 12.4839, -13.3022 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Prefectures of Guinea, Boké Region


Koundara is a town located in northwestern Guinea. It is the capital of Koundara Prefecture. The town is served by Sambailo Airport. Population 16,266 (2008 est).

Located at 12.4833, -13.3 (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 Koundara.

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