Niamey
in Niamey, Niger

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
13.514 and 2.110 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 13° 30' 49" and E 2° 6' 35"
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: 08:54 PM (Monday)
Timezone: Africa/Niamey
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:39 am and 7:11 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-14.233 and -178.167 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Tauai
References
This place on Wikipedia
This place on Geonames.org
Current travel safety evaluation for Niger in Western Africa

Safety Score: 3,8 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: 2019-08-19 07:23:27

Delve into Niamey

Niamey in Niamey with it's 774,235 habitants is located in Niger. It's the capital of this country.

Current time in Niamey is now 08:54 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Africa / Niamey with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports close to Niamey. The closest airport in Niger is Diori Hamani International Airport in a distance of 5 mi (or 9 km), South-East. 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 82 mi (or 132 km), South.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Kollo, Say, Ouallam, Birnin Gaoure and Tillaberi. 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: 32°C / 90 °F

Morning Temperature 29°C / 84 °F
Evening Temperature 30°C / 87 °F
Night Temperature 27°C / 80 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 51%
Air Pressure 1010.6 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 10 km/h (6 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Tuesday, 20th of August 2019

30°C (86 °F)
27°C (81 °F)
Overcast clouds, moderate breeze.

Wednesday, 21st of August 2019

32°C (90 °F)
26°C (79 °F)
Moderate rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.

Thursday, 22nd of August 2019

25°C (77 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Moderate rain, overcast clouds.

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Niamey ma belle cité

Published: December 29, 2012
Length: 43:24 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Ladji Cissé

Vidéo réalisée durant mes vacances en décembre 2012 : pour tous les amoureux du NIGER.


Niger Niamey

Published: May 19, 2010
Length: 04:01 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: maxime LESOIL

Delegation of the European Union in Niamey (Niger) Visit of white girafes.


Semaine littéraire à Niamey

Published: May 19, 2014
Length: 59:53 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Ambassade de France au Niger

Pour sa seconde édition, La Semaine Littéraire de Niamey qui s'est tenue du 14 au 18 avril 2014 a rassemblé étudiants, universitaires et grand public autour des auteurs invités qui étaient...


How do you organize a knowledge share fair in the Sahel region?

Published: May 08, 2013
Length: 20:28 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Food and Agriculture Organization of the Unit

http://www.fao.org/knowledge/km-gender/en/ A knowledge share fair is a place where everyone has the opportunity to share their experiences, knowledge and what they have learned during the...


CLN Cooperative Laitière de Niamey seconda parte

Published: May 11, 2009
Length: 46:47 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: 02COOPERAZIONE

Coopèrative Laitière de Niamey CLN (Niger) Interviste a Miro Crimella e Massimo Zecchini, del Dipartimento di Scienze Animali della Facoltà di Medicina Veterinaria di Milano . Il video...


Championnat d'Afrique de Boxe Professionnelle en 2012 à Niamey.(II)

Published: April 24, 2014
Length: 12:19 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Hugotrix channel

Championnat d'Afrique de Boxe Professionnelle en 2012 à Niamey.(II)


Championnat d'Afrique de Boxe Professionnelle à Niamey en 2012 (III)

Published: April 25, 2014
Length: 50:06 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Hugotrix channel

Championnat d'Afrique de Boxe Professionnelle à Niamey en 2012.


Formation des forces de sécurité - Niger, Niamey Oct Nov 2011

Published: December 04, 2014
Length: 42:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Bureau international des droits des enfants

Atelier régional des responsables de formation des forces de sécurité - Niger, Niamey du 31 octobre au 3 novembre 2011 En collaboration avec Unicef Niger.


2010-07-13 - Niamey, Niger english/french

Published: December 14, 2014
Length: 42:26 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Miroslav Zahorak

Preaching of missionary Ewald Frank.


2010-07-12 - Niamey, Niger english/french

Published: December 14, 2014
Length: 25:29 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Miroslav Zahorak

Preaching of missionary Ewald Frank.


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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.

Sahel Academy

Sahel Academy is a school in Niamey, Niger and occupies an 8.5-acre site along the Niger River. It educates the children of missionaries and english speeking people of Niamey. Currently during the 2012-2013 school year, Sahel Academy has 200 students in grades K-12 representing 14 countries and a staff of 40 from 4 different nations. The school continues to grow and is now accredited by ACSI and provides one of the best educations in the country.

Located at 13.5, 2.104 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Schools in Niger, Niamey

Stade Général Seyni Kountché

Stade Général Seyni Kountché (SGSK), is a multi-purpose stadium in Niamey, Niger. Used for football matches, it is home to the Niger National squad, as well as Niger Premier League clubs Sahel SC, Olympic FC de Niamey, Zumunta AC and JS du Ténéré, as well as club competitions such as the Niger Cup. The stadium hosts both international athletics tournaments, and the finals of national athletics competitions. The stadium has an announced capacity of 35,000 people.

Located at 13.5273, 2.10897 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Niger, National stadiums, Buildings and structures in Niamey, Track and field venues in Niger, Indoor arenas in Niger, Multi-purpose stadiums in Niger, Sport in Niamey

Abdou Moumouni University

Abdou Moumouni University (fr. Université Abdou Moumouni de Niamey, UAM) -- formerly University of Niamey from 1974-1994—is the only public university in Niger and is thus directly controlled by the Ministry of Education. Located on the right bank of the Niger River in Niamey, its students and faculty have historically been involved in protest movements in the capital.

Located at 13.5014, 2.09861 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Educational institutions established in 1971, Universities in Niger, Niamey, Abdou Moumouni University

Kennedy Bridge (Niamey)

The Kennedy Bridge is the main crossing for the Niger River in Niamey, Niger. It was built in 1970, and named for United States President John F. Kennedy. Its construction enabled Niamey to expand onto the right bank of the river to the west. On 9 February 1990, a confrontation between students of the University of Niamey and police on the bridge left 20 civilians dead, and hastened the end of the military regime led by General Ali Saibou.

Located at 13.5047, 2.10389 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Bridges in Niger, Buildings and structures in Niamey, Crossings of the Niger River, John F. Kennedy, Bridges completed in 1970

Soudouré

Soudouré is a village in western Niger. It is located along the Niger River northwest of the capital city, Niamey. It is located in the Niamey Capital District. Soudouré is known as the birthplace of Hamani Diori, who served as the first president of an independent Niger from 1960 to 1974.

Located at 13.5833, 2 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Niger, Niamey

Niamey Grand Mosque

The Grande Mosquée is an Islamic mosque in Niamey, Niger. The largest mosque in the city, it is located along Islam Avenue. Funded with money from Libya, the mosque features a minaret with 171 steps from top to bottom.

Located at 13.5221, 2.1329 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Niamey, Mosques in Niger

Niamey Grand Market

The Niamey Grand Market is the largest market and shopping center in Niamey, the capital and largest city in the West African state of Niger.

Located at 13.5164, 2.11694 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Niamey, Shopping malls in Niamey

Bitinkodji

Bitinkodji is a village and rural commune in Niger.

Located at 13.5839, 1.95944 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Niger, Communes of Niger

Libore

Libore is a rural commune in Niger comprising approximately 40 villages. Located along the left bank of the Niger river 20 kilometers to the southeast of the capital, Niamey, its economy is based predominantly on the subsistence cultivation of irrigated rice and rainfed millet. Other crops include hot pepper, okra, tomato, and lettuce, while several species of mango are grown and marketed. Villages are predominantly of the Zarma or Djerma ethnicity though Fula villages are scattered throughout.

Located at 13.4033, 2.19194 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Niger, Communes of Niger

N'Dounga

N'Dounga is a village and rural commune in Niger.

Located at 13.35, 2.24889 (Lat. / Lng.), about 15 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Niger, Communes of Niger

Commune I (Niamey)

Commune I (Niamey) is an urban commune in Niger. It is a commune of the capital city of Niamey.

Located at 13.5422, 2.07806 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Communes of Niger

Commune II (Niamey)

Commune II (Niamey) is an urban commune in Niger. It is a commune of the capital city of Niamey.

Located at 13.5119, 2.10778 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Communes of Niger

Commune III (Niamey)

Commune III (Niamey) is an urban commune in Niger. It is a commune of the capital city of Niamey.

Located at 13.5233, 2.12944 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Communes of Niger

Commune IV (Niamey)

Commune IV (Niamey) is an urban commune in Niger. It is a commune of the capital city of Niamey.

Located at 13.5119, 2.14028 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Communes of Niger

Commune V (Niamey)

Commune V (Niamey) is an urban commune in Niger. It is a commune of the capital city of Niamey.

Located at 13.5014, 2.09861 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Communes of Niger

National Hospital (Niamey)

The National Hospital is a hospital in Niamey, Niger. It has 244 beds.

Located at 13.5135, 2.1016 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Hospitals in Niger, Buildings and structures in Niamey

Higher Institute of Mining, Industry and Geology

Higher Institute of Mining, Industry and Geology (fr. École des Mines, de l'Industrie et de la Géologie de Niamey, EMIG) is the only Institute of technology in Niger dedicated to the formation of engineers and technicians. EMIG's educational disciplines expend into fields such as mining, geology, mechanical and civil engineering. EMIG is under the tutelage of the Ministry of Education.

Located at 13.501, 2.087 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Educational institutions established in 1982, Universities in Niger, Niamey

Tondibia

Tondibia is a village in Niger, north west of Niamey.

Located at 13.5667, 2.01667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Niger

Districts of the same city

These districts belong to Niamey.

Other districts

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
ኒያሜ, نيامي, ܢܝܐܡܝ, Горад Ніямей, Ниамей, নিয়ামে, ནི་ཡ་མེ།, Niamey, نیامەی, Νιαμέι, Νιαμέυ, Niameo, Niamei, نیامی, ניאמיי, Niamè, Նիամեյ, NIM, Níamey, ニアメ, ნიამეი, 니아메, Niamėjus, Niameja, Нијамеј, नियामे, ਨਿਆਮੀ, நியாமி, นีอาเม, Ніамей, 尼亞美