in Agadez, Niger

Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
18.098 and 11.586 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 18° 5' 52" and E 11° 35' 9"
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: 05:33 PM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Africa/Niamey
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:04 am and 5:58 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-18.950 and -169.800 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Niger in Western Africa

Safety Score: 4,3 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Niger.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Niger. Last Update: 2022-10-05 08:19:37

Explore Fachi

Fachi in Agadez is located in Niger about 705 mi (or 1,134 km) north-east of Niamey, the country's capital.

Local time in Fachi is now 05:33 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Niamey with an UTC offset of one hour. Unfortunatly there are no larger airports in the vicinity of this location. The sidebar provides some ideas about how to get here.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Bilma, Agadez, Tchirozerine, Tanout and Nguigmi. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

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.


Fachi is an oasis surrounded by the Ténéré desert and the dunes of the Erg of Bilma in eastern Niger, placed on the western edge of the small Agram mountain outcropping. It has an estimated population of some 2000 people. A stopping point of the Agadez to Kaouar caravans of the Azalay, Fachi is 150 miles west of Bilma and 200 miles east of the Aïr Mountains. Apart from water, dates, and salt, Fachi produces no provisions, and depends entirely upon trade in these products with passing caravans.

Located at 18.0667, 11.6 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Communes of Niger, Sahara, Oases of Niger, Populated places in Niger, Agadez Region

Popular in vicinity

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

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Agaram, Ajaba, Fachi