Birni N Konni
in Tahoua, Niger
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 13.796 and 5.250 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 13° 47' 45" and E 5° 15' 0"
- 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: 01:53 PM (Tuesday)
- Timezone: Africa/Niamey
- UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:26 am and 7:00 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -13.342 and -176.187 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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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: 2022-08-16 08:10:00
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Birni N Konni in Tahoua with it's 48,103 citizens is a city in Niger about 212 mi (or 341 km) east of Niamey, the country's capital city.
Local time in Birni N Konni is now 01:53 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Niamey with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 5 airports in the vicinity of Birni N Konni. The closest is airport we know is Sadiq Abubakar III International Airport in Nigeria in a distance of 61 mi (or 98 km). The closest airport in Niger is Tahoua Airport in a distance of 75 mi (or 98 km), South. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Illela, Gada, Gwadabawa, Wurno and Goronyo. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 26°C / 78 °F
|Morning Temperature||23°C / 73 °F|
|Evening Temperature||25°C / 77 °F|
|Night Temperature||23°C / 74 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||15%|
|Air Pressure||1012 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Fresh Breeze with 13 km/h (8 mph) from North-East|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 99% of sky|
|General Conditions||Moderate rain|
Wednesday, 17th of August 2022
28°C (82 °F)
25°C (78 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.
Thursday, 18th of August 2022
28°C (83 °F)
26°C (78 °F)
Moderate rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.
Friday, 19th of August 2022
30°C (86 °F)
26°C (79 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.
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.
Birni-N'Konni (also Birnin-Konni or shortened to Konni/Bkonni) is a town in Niger, lying on the border of Nigeria and the Kori River. It is an important market town and transport hub and the 2001 census had a population of 44,663. The town is the historic center of the small pre-colonial Hausa state of Konni. The name is Hausa language for "Walled Town of Konni", and many Hausa towns designate the old citadel neighborhood the "Birni".
Bkonni is a department of the Tahoua Region in Niger. Its capital lies at the city of Birni-N'Konni.
A1 highway (Nigeria)
The A1 highway is a highway in Nigeria. It connects Lagos in the south to the border with the Republic of Niger in the north of the country, connecting with the N1 highway of Niger at Birnin Konni. The A1 constitutes the Nigerian section of the Trans-Sahara Highway from Algiers, and is the westernmost of the four main south-north highways of the country (named A1 to A4).
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Konni, Birnin Koni, Birni-Koni, Birni n’Kenni, Birni N Konni, Birnin Konni, Бирнин-Конни