in Dosso Region, Niger
- W National Park of Niger (Unesco heritage, 81 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 11.884 and 3.449 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 11° 53' 3" and E 3° 26' 57"
- 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: 01:14 AM (Thursday)
- Timezone: Africa/Niamey
- UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:35 am and 6:33 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -13.222 and -176.206 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Safety Score: 4,8 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: 2023-10-04 08:04:33
Gaya in Dosso Region with it's 33,051 residents is a town located in Niger about 144 mi (or 232 km) south-east of Niamey, the country's capital place.
Time in Gaya is now 01:14 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Africa / Niamey with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports nearby Gaya. The closest is airport we know is Kandi Airport in Benin in a distance of 63 mi (or 101 km). The closest airport in Niger is Diori Hamani International Airport in a distance of 139 mi (or 101 km), South-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's W National Park of Niger in a distance of 81 mi (or 130 km), North-West.
Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Kamba, Bunza, Dakingari, Kangiwa and Kalgo. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 33°C / 91 °F
|Morning Temperature||24°C / 75 °F|
|Evening Temperature||30°C / 85 °F|
|Night Temperature||26°C / 79 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1012 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from North-East|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 96% of sky|
|General Conditions||Overcast clouds|
Friday, 6th of October 2023
31°C (88 °F)
25°C (78 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, scattered clouds.
Saturday, 7th of October 2023
30°C (86 °F)
24°C (76 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, broken clouds.
Sunday, 8th of October 2023
30°C (86 °F)
25°C (76 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.
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Gaya is a city in the Dosso Region of Niger. The city is situated 254 km southeast of the capital, Niamey, is located on the banks of the Niger River, and is near the borders with Benin and Nigeria. Gaya has a population of 28,385 (2001 census). The wettest area in Niger, Gaya averages 800 mm in rainfall a year. There is a bridge connecting Gaya to the town of Malanville in Benin.
Gaya Airport (Niger)
Gaya Airport is an airport located in Gaya, a city located in the Dosso Region of Niger.
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