in Wilaya du Trarza, Mauritania
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 16.514 and -15.805 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 16° 30' 49" and W -15° 48' 18"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Ouguiya - MRO
- Spoken languages:
- Arabic, French, Wolof
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 09:13 AM (Monday)
- Timezone: Africa/Nouakchott
- UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:51 am and 7:04 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -15.400 and 166.017 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Safety Score: 3,9 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Mauritania.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Mauritania. Last Update: 2019-09-16 07:23:42
Delve into Rosso
Rosso in Wilaya du Trarza with it's 48,922 habitants is a town located in Mauritania about 1,569 mi (or 2,525 km) north-west of , the country's capital town.
Time in Rosso is now 09:13 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named Africa / Nouakchott with an UTC offset of zero hours. We know of 9 airports closer to Rosso, of which one is a larger airport. The closest is airport we know is Richard Toll Airport in Senegal in a distance of 12 mi (or 19 km). The closest airport in Mauritania is Boutilimit Airport in a distance of 102 mi (or 19 km), South-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site is Djoudj National Bird Sanctuary in Senegal at a distance of 2 mi (or 3 km).
Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Saint-Louis, Louga, Arafat, Tevragh Zeina and Dar Naim. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 35°C / 95 °F
|Morning Temperature||28°C / 83 °F|
|Evening Temperature||32°C / 90 °F|
|Night Temperature||28°C / 83 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1011.3 hPa|
|Wind Speed||with 13 km/h (8 mph) from East|
|Cloud Conditions||Broken clouds, covering 71% of sky|
|General Conditions||Broken clouds|
Tuesday, 17th of September 2019
33°C (92 °F)
27°C (81 °F)
Broken clouds, moderate breeze.
Wednesday, 18th of September 2019
34°C (93 °F)
29°C (84 °F)
Scattered clouds, moderate breeze.
Thursday, 19th of September 2019
33°C (91 °F)
29°C (84 °F)
Broken clouds, light breeze.
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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.
Richard Toll is a town in northern Senegal, lying on the south bank of the River Senegal, just east of Rosso. Originally a colonial town, it was named for the park of the Chateau de Baron Roger, laid out by botanist Jean Michel Claude Richard. A rice growing scheme was originally initiated by France's colonial development organisation, FIDES, in 1949 with an initial cultivated area of 6,000 hectares . The town's main industry is sugar. Estimated population 2007: 70,000.
Rosso is the major city of south-western Mauritania and capital of Trarza region. It is situated on the Senegal River at the head of year-round navigation. The town is 204 km south of the capital Nouakchott. The Arabic name is Al-Quwarib.
Stade Municipal de Richard Toll
Stade Aline Municipal de Richard Toll is a multi-use stadium in Richard Toll, Senegal. It is currently used mostly for football matches and serves as a home ground of CSS Richard-Toll. The stadium holds 10,000 people.
Richard Toll Airport
Richard Toll Airport is an airport serving Richard Toll, a town in the Saint-Louis Region in northern Senegal.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Rosso.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Roco, Rosso, Al-Quwarib, روصو, Горад Роса, روسو, ロッソ, Росо қаласы, 로소, Rosas, Росо, Roso, 羅索