in Umuahia North of Abia State, Nigeria

Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
5.525 and 7.495 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 5° 31' 29" and E 7° 29' 40"
Currency and Currency Code:
Naira - NGN
Spoken languages:
English, Hausa, Yoruba, Igbo, Fulah
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 02:43 AM (Sunday)
Timezone: Africa/Lagos
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:20 am and 6:36 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-2.777 and -171.717 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Kanton Village
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Current travel safety evaluation for Nigeria in Western Africa

Safety Score: 3,8 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Nigeria.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Nigeria. Last Update: 2024-04-20 08:25:34

Delve into Umuahia

Umuahia in Umuahia North (Abia State) with it's 264,662 habitants is located in Nigeria about 244 mi (or 393 km) south of Abuja, the country's capital town.

Current time in Umuahia is now 02:43 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lagos with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports close to Umuahia. The closest airport in Nigeria is Sam Mbakwe International Airport in a distance of 21 mi (or 34 km), West. 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: Isiala Oboro, Bende, Isinweke, Itu and Okpuala-Ngwa. 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 27°C / 80 °F
Evening Temperature 29°C / 85 °F
Night Temperature 27°C / 81 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 74%
Air Pressure 1009 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Monday, 22nd of April 2024

30°C (85 °F)
27°C (80 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Tuesday, 23rd of April 2024

36°C (97 °F)
27°C (81 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, scattered clouds.

Wednesday, 24th of April 2024

31°C (89 °F)
27°C (80 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Videos from this area

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

Cassava Yellow Root Lauching by Abia State Governor in Umuahia

Published: June 13, 2013
Length: 35:15 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Adeyemi Olojede

Cassava Yellow Root varieties developed by the joint research effort of NRCRI and IITA was launched in Umuahia, Abia state capital mid May 2013. In attendance were dignitaries from all works...

Onyi and Andrew's Traditional Wedding

Published: January 04, 2010
Length: 14:34 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: andrewrspector

Dr. Onyinye Iweala and Dr. Andrew Spector were married in a traditional Igbo ceremony on December 23, 2009 in Umuda Isingwu, Nigeria. In this video you see a portion of the Knocking on the...

Ekpe Amawom Oboro in Ikwuano L.G.A

Published: April 19, 2015
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Ikechukwu Nzeribe

Ekpe Amawom.

Ekpe Amawom oboro in ikwuano L.G.A abia state

Published: April 19, 2015
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Ikechukwu Nzeribe

Ekpe Amawom.

Islamisation in Nigeria..

Published: September 15, 2018
Length: 48:02 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: ArmstrongSpeed View

Nigerian Christian family beware of what is coming.....

Understanding Prayers - Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo

Published: February 16, 2018
Length: 24:37 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Streams of Joy International

Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo ministering at the Just concluded Run Conference 2018, 5th - 11th February 2018. Run Conference is an annual conference hosted by ...

FODIX salon umuahia

Published: June 29, 2019
Length: 09:17 min
Rating: 0 of 5

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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.


Umuahia is the capital of Abia State in southeastern Nigeria. Umuahia is located along the rail road that lies between Port Harcourt to Umuahia's south and Enugu city to its north. Umuahia has a population of 359,230 according to the 2006 Nigerian census. Umuahia's indigenous ethnic group are the Igbo. Umuahia is well known as being an agricultural market center since 1916.

Located at 5.53333, 7.48333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Abia State, Nigerian state capitals, Towns in Igboland


Isuikwuato is a local government area in Abia State in southeastern Nigeria. It has an estimated population of over 50,000 people. Isuikwuato contains many natural resources like Iron ore, Kaolin etc. Oil lines flow throw Isuikwuato and there have been cases of burst pipe which have had severe effects on the local economy and environment. The major cash crops are palm oil and cassava. Isuikwuato is also home to Abia State University Uturu. Isuikwuato people are predominantly Christians.

Located at 5.53333, 7.48333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Abia State, Local Government Areas in Igboland, Local Government Areas in Abia State

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Umuahia-Ibeku, Umuahia, 우무아히아, Умуахия, Умуахія, اومواہیا, 乌穆阿希亚