in Uruan of Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria

Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
5.030 and 8.017 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 5° 1' 48" and E 8° 1' 1"
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: 10:25 AM (Monday)
Timezone: Africa/Lagos
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:13 am and 6:35 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: 2024-05-20 08:01:38

Delve into Idu

Idu in Uruan (Akwa Ibom State) is located in Nigeria about 281 mi (or 452 km) south of Abuja, the country's capital town.

Current time in Idu is now 10:25 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lagos with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports close to Idu. The closest airport in Nigeria is Margaret Ekpo International Airport in a distance of 23 mi (or 37 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Uyo, Nung Udoe, Itu, Odot and Afaha Offiong. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 33°C / 91 °F

Morning Temperature 25°C / 77 °F
Evening Temperature 29°C / 84 °F
Night Temperature 26°C / 78 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 55%
Air Pressure 1011 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 87% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Tuesday, 21st of May 2024

28°C (82 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Wednesday, 22nd of May 2024

29°C (85 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Thursday, 23rd of May 2024

32°C (89 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Le Meridien Ibom Hotel & Golf Resort

2,4 mi

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Videos from this area

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

The New Uyo

Published: October 16, 2012
Length: 14:16 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: AKS Ministry of Information

This episode takes a critical look at the astronomical development that Uyo, the Akwa Ibom State capital has witnessed since the inception of Godswill Obot Akpabio administration in 2007.

2012 Senate retreat in Uyo

Published: June 29, 2012
Length: 58:10 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: AKS Ministry of Information

The senate of the Federal republic of Nigeria has their 2012 retreat in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State.

Niger Delta Young Professionals Conference Uyo 2013

Published: July 03, 2013
Length: 10:24 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: AKS Ministry of Information

Senate retreat 2012 in Uyo reloaded

Published: July 06, 2012
Length: 34:39 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: AKS Ministry of Information

We bring you the concluding part of the Senators' retreat in Uyo 2012.

Ikot Ekpene-Aba road under construction

Published: March 03, 2015
Length: 50:18 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: AKS Ministry of Information

More roads to prosperity

Published: April 02, 2013
Length: 57:45 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: AKS Ministry of Information

This week's presentation highlights the on-going road construction that cuts across urban/rural areas, which adds more mileage to the existing road network in the State. The extensive road...

Gulder Ultimate Search 2013

Published: November 13, 2013
Length: 22:13 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: AKS Ministry of Information

Authorities of Nigerian Breweries Plc, sponsors of the Gulder Ultimate Show found the state good enough to host the 10th edition of the show having previously hosted the 9th edition. This thus...


Published: September 23, 2013
Length: 08:02 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: AKS Ministry of Information


AKS Project commissioning 2013

Published: June 02, 2013
Length: 50:06 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: AKS Ministry of Information

To mark the six years of uncommon transformation by the Godswill Akpabio administration, the Akwa Ibom State Government will be commissioning several turnkey projects to mark this milestone.

Power generation in Akwa Ibom State

Published: September 19, 2012
Length: 43:23 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: AKS Ministry of Information

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