in Agadez, Niger

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
16.973 and 7.991 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 16° 58' 23" and E 7° 59' 27"
Currency and Currency Code:
Franc - XOF
Spoken languages:
French, Hausa, Kanuri
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 01:26 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Africa/Niamey
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:55 am and 7:03 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-15.948 and -173.720 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Niger in Western Africa

Safety Score: 4,7 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning it is not safe to travel Niger.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Niger. Last Update: 2024-06-17 08:00:01

Delve into Agadez

Agadez in Agadez with it's 124,324 habitants is located in Niger about 459 mi (or 739 km) north-east of Niamey, the country's capital town.

Current time in Agadez is now 01:26 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Niamey with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 1 airports close to Agadez. The closest airport in Niger is Mano Dayak International Airport in a distance of 1 mi (or 1 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 in Niger is Historic Centre of Agadez in a distance of 0 mi (or 0 km), North-East.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Tchirozerine, Arlit, Tanout, Abalak and Tchin Tabaraden. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 42°C / 107 °F

Morning Temperature 28°C / 83 °F
Evening Temperature 42°C / 107 °F
Night Temperature 35°C / 95 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 13%
Air Pressure 1009 hPa
Wind Speed Fresh Breeze with 17 km/h (10 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 29% of sky
General Conditions Scattered clouds

Wednesday, 19th of June 2024

43°C (110 °F)
34°C (94 °F)
Scattered clouds, moderate breeze.

Thursday, 20th of June 2024

39°C (103 °F)
29°C (84 °F)
Light rain, fresh breeze, clear sky.

Friday, 21st of June 2024

40°C (104 °F)
34°C (93 °F)
Light rain, strong breeze, few clouds.

Videos from this area

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Africa Episode 5a

Published: February 17, 2015
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Adventure Traveller

Camel & Animal Market in Agadez, Niger, Africa,January 1992. Food Market in Agadez. Filmed during Ian & Andrew's 2 man Overland Expedition from London to Cape Town, 1991-1992..

Desert Warriors season 1.wmv

Published: November 20, 2010
Length: 45:52 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: pdrlagos

Desert Warriors Reality TV Show. In furtherance of the campaign towards Fight Against Desert Encroachment, 55 contestants were taken to the desert City of Agadez in Niger Republic and camped...

Déco Agadès, retour de mission Tchad

Published: October 23, 2014
Length: 05:33 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Raf Michaut

Génie de baby agadez

Published: July 14, 2018
Length: 32:25 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Papalo Issoufou

Génie de baby agadez.

Génie de baby agadez

Published: July 14, 2018
Length: 32:28 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Papalo Issoufou

Génie de baby agadez.

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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.


Agadez /ˈæɡədɛz/, also Agades, is the largest city in northern Niger, with a population of 88,569 (2005 census). It lies in the Sahara and is the capital of Aïr, one of the traditional Tuareg–Berber federations. The city is also the capital of the Agadez Region, with a population of 347,330 (2005).

Located at 16.9667, 7.98333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Communes of Niger, Populated places in Niger, Tuareg, Agadez Region

Mano Dayak International Airport

Mano Dayak International Airport is an airport in Agadez in Niger.

Located at 16.966, 8.00011 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Niger

Agadez Mosque

Agadez Mosque is a prominent mosque in Agadez, Niger. Made of clay, it was originally built in 1515 and restored in 1844.

Located at 16.9742, 7.98836 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Mosques in Niger, Buildings and structures completed in 1515

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Agadez, Agades, أغاديس, Αγκαντέζ, אגדז, AJY, アガデス, აგადესი, 아가데즈, Agadesas, अगादेज, Agadèz, Агадес, Агадез, اگادیز, 阿加德茲