in Faranah Prefecture of Faranah Region, Guinea

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
10.040 and -10.743 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 10° 2' 25" and W -10° 44' 36"
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: 05:53 AM (Friday)
Timezone: Africa/Conakry
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:28 am and 7:08 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-12.302 and 168.820 (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: 2020-07-09 07:21:54

Discover Faranah

Faranah in Faranah Prefecture (Faranah Region) with it's 9,350 citizens is a town in Guinea about 203 mi (or 326 km) east of Conakry, the country's capital city.

Current time in Faranah is now 05:53 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named Africa / Conakry with an UTC offset of zero hours. We know of 8 airports near Faranah. The closest airport in Guinea is Faranah Airport in a distance of 2 mi (or 3 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Dabola, Kouroussa, Kissidougou, Dinguiraye and Mamou. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 26°C / 79 °F

Morning Temperature 21°C / 70 °F
Evening Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Night Temperature 21°C / 70 °F
Chance of rainfall 10%
Air Humidity 85%
Air Pressure 1013 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 98% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Saturday, 11th of July 2020

24°C (75 °F)
21°C (69 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Sunday, 12th of July 2020

22°C (71 °F)
21°C (70 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, calm, overcast clouds.

Monday, 13th of July 2020

22°C (71 °F)
21°C (69 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Videos from this area

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Au Centre de Conservation des Chimpanzés de Faranah (Guinée Conakry)

Published: July 02, 2013
Length: 07:33 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Doris Lacombe

Deux bébés de 1 an et demi en apprentissage de la vie ! http://darjela-guinee.blogspot.fr/

Faranah 02/01/2006 avec Kikala Oulare

Published: September 11, 2013
Length: 02:51 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Christophe Garbage

Faranah - Kikala Oulare - 28/12/2005

Published: September 06, 2013
Length: 07:58 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Christophe Garbage

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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.


Faranah is a town and sub-prefecture in central Guinea, lying by the River Niger. Population 87,083 (2008 est). The town is mainly inhabited by the Mandinka people.

Located at 10.0333, -10.7333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Regional capitals in Guinea, Populated places in the Faranah Region, Sub-prefectures of Guinea

Faranah Prefecture

Faranah is a prefecture located in the Faranah Region of Guinea. The capital is Faranah. The prefecture covers an area of 13,000 km and has an estimated population of 167,000.

Located at 10.0389, -10.72 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Prefectures of Guinea, Faranah Region

Faranah Airport

Faranah Airport is an airport serving Faranah in Guinea.

Located at 10.0355, -10.7698 (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 Faranah.

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