in Umuahia North of Abia State, Nigeria
- 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: 02:03 PM (Tuesday)
- Timezone: Africa/Lagos
- UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:46 am and 6:40 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -2.777 and -171.717 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Kanton Village
- This place on Wikipedia
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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: 2023-01-31 08:20:06
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 02:03 PM (Tuesday). 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: 31°C / 88 °F
|Morning Temperature||26°C / 79 °F|
|Evening Temperature||30°C / 87 °F|
|Night Temperature||26°C / 79 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||5%|
|Air Pressure||1011 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from North|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 98% of sky|
|General Conditions||Light rain|
Wednesday, 1st of February 2023
33°C (92 °F)
27°C (80 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.
Thursday, 2nd of February 2023
34°C (93 °F)
27°C (81 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.
Friday, 3rd of February 2023
36°C (98 °F)
28°C (82 °F)
Overcast clouds, gentle breeze.
Videos from this area
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Cassava Yellow Root Lauching by Abia State Governor in Umuahia
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
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...
Understanding Prayers - Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo
Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo ministering at the Just concluded Run Conference 2018, 5th - 11th February 2018. Run Conference is an annual conference hosted by ...
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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.
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.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Umuahia.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Umuahia-Ibeku, Umuahia, 우무아히아, Умуахия, Умуахія, اومواہیا, 乌穆阿希亚