in Zinder, Niger

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
14.971 and 8.888 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 14° 58' 15" and E 8° 53' 16"
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: 08:44 PM (Sunday)
Timezone: Africa/Niamey
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:32 am and 5:52 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-14.361 and -170.782 (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: 2022-11-27 08:26:02

Delve into Tanout

Tanout in Zinder with it's 15,204 habitants is located in Niger about 465 mi (or 748 km) east of Niamey, the country's capital town.

Current time in Tanout is now 08:44 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Africa / Niamey with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 4 airports close to Tanout. The closest airport in Niger is Zinder Airport in a distance of 83 mi (or 133 km), South. 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: Zinder, Mirriah, Kantche, Tessaoua and Mayahi. 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 16°C / 61 °F
Evening Temperature 24°C / 76 °F
Night Temperature 20°C / 68 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 12%
Air Pressure 1010 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 9 km/h (6 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 32% of sky
General Conditions Scattered clouds

Monday, 28th of November 2022

29°C (85 °F)
20°C (68 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.

Tuesday, 29th of November 2022

29°C (85 °F)
21°C (69 °F)
Scattered clouds, moderate breeze.

Wednesday, 30th of November 2022

30°C (86 °F)
21°C (69 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

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.


Tanout is a town in southern Niger. It is in Zinder Region, Tanout Department, north of the city of Zinder. It is the administrative capital of Tanout Department. In early 2008, it was the subject of a raid by Tuareg pro-autonomy rebels, in which 11 people, including the mayor, were abducted. Since 1987, the Eden Foundation, an NGO aiming at providing trees for "direct seeding" to households in the surroundings, has been active in the city.

Located at 14.966, 8.86597 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Communes of Niger, Zinder Region, Populated places in Niger

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Tanout.

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know: