in Diffa, Niger

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
13.315 and 12.611 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 13° 18' 55" and E 12° 36' 40"
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: 08:19 AM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Africa/Niamey
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:34 am and 6:12 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-14.217 and -169.425 (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: 2023-02-07 08:13:52

Discover Diffa

Diffa in Diffa with it's 27,948 citizens is a place in Niger about 706 mi (or 1,136 km) east of Niamey, the country's capital city.

Current time in Diffa is now 08:19 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Niamey with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 3 airports near Diffa. The closest is airport we know is Maiduguri International Airport in Nigeria in a distance of 106 mi (or 170 km). Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Damasak, Kanamma, Maine Soroa, Gudumbali and Geidam. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 29°C / 85 °F

Morning Temperature 20°C / 67 °F
Evening Temperature 27°C / 80 °F
Night Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 16%
Air Pressure 1014 hPa
Wind Speed Fresh Breeze with 13 km/h (8 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 78% of sky
General Conditions Broken clouds

Thursday, 9th of February 2023

31°C (88 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Overcast clouds, moderate breeze.

Friday, 10th of February 2023

33°C (91 °F)
24°C (76 °F)
Broken clouds, fresh breeze.

Saturday, 11th of February 2023

33°C (91 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Sky is clear, fresh breeze, clear sky.

Videos from this area

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Chanson des enfants de l'école Ilimi

Published: September 30, 2010
Length: 46:14 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Aeh Avenir En Héritage

A la fin du centre aéré de juillet 2010, les enfants de l'école Ilimi chantent avec les deux animatrices.

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Attractions and noteworthy things

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Diffa is a city and Urban Commune in the extreme southeast of Niger, near that country's border with Nigeria, with a population of 23,600 (2004). It is the administrative seat of both Diffa Region, and the smaller Diffa Department. Diffa marks the eastern end of the paved section of Route Nationale 1, the main east west highway across Niger, although the section between Zinder and Diffa is only partially paved in places. RN 1 continues north to N'guigmi more than 100km.

Located at 13.3167, 12.6167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Communes of Niger, Populated places in Niger

Diffa Department

Diffa is a department of the Diffa Region in Niger. It is bordered by Chad to the east. Its capital lies at the city of Diffa.

Located at 13.3153, 12.6111 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Departments of Niger, Diffa Region

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Diffa, Difa, ديفا, ディファ, 디파, Диффа, Дифа