in Tahoua, Niger

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
15.451 and 6.279 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 15° 27' 3" and E 6° 16' 45"
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: 12:46 AM (Thursday)
Timezone: Africa/Niamey
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:25 am and 6:21 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-15.946 and -173.766 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Niger in Western Africa

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

Delve into Abalak

Abalak in Tahoua with it's 13,555 habitants is located in Niger about 309 mi (or 498 km) north-east of Niamey, the country's capital town.

Current time in Abalak is now 12:46 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Africa / Niamey with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 5 airports close to Abalak. The closest airport in Niger is Tahoua Airport in a distance of 78 mi (or 126 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 Historic Centre of Agadez in a distance of 155 mi (or 249 km), North-East.

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

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 34°C / 93 °F

Morning Temperature 27°C / 81 °F
Evening Temperature 35°C / 95 °F
Night Temperature 32°C / 90 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 31%
Air Pressure 1015 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 78% of sky
General Conditions Broken clouds

Thursday, 5th of October 2023

37°C (99 °F)
32°C (90 °F)
Broken clouds, moderate breeze.

Friday, 6th of October 2023

37°C (99 °F)
33°C (91 °F)
Few clouds, moderate breeze.

Saturday, 7th of October 2023

36°C (96 °F)
34°C (93 °F)
Few clouds, moderate breeze.

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.


Abalak (or Abalagh) is a town located in the Tahoua Region, Abalak Department of northern Niger. It is both a town and Commune: a local administrative division. It is the seat (Chef-lieu) of Abalak Department, one of eight subdivisions of Tahoua Region. The town had a population of less than 13,000 at the 2001 census.

Located at 15.45, 6.28333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Communes of Niger, Populated places in Niger, Tuareg

Abalak Department

Abalak is a department of the Tahoua Region in Niger. Its capital lies at the city of Abalak.

Located at 15.4522, 6.27833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Departments of Niger, Tahoua Region

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Ibeka, Ebaka, Abalak