in Uyo of Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 5.051 and 7.933 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 5° 3' 4" and E 7° 56' 0"
- 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: 08:35 AM (Thursday)
- Timezone: Africa/Lagos
- UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:21 am and 6:45 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: 3,7 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: 2020-07-08 07:23:41
Uyo in Uyo (Akwa Ibom State) with it's 436,606 inhabitants is located in Nigeria about 278 mi (or 448 km) south of Abuja, the country's capital.
Local time in Uyo is now 08:35 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lagos with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports in the wider vicinity of Uyo. The closest airport in Nigeria is Margaret Ekpo International Airport in a distance of 29 mi (or 47 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Idu, Nung Udoe, Oko Ita, Itu and Abak. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 26°C / 79 °F
|Morning Temperature||24°C / 74 °F|
|Evening Temperature||23°C / 73 °F|
|Night Temperature||23°C / 73 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||69%|
|Air Pressure||1012 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from North-East|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 98% of sky|
|General Conditions||Very heavy rain|
Friday, 10th of July 2020
24°C (75 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Moderate rain, calm, overcast clouds.
Saturday, 11th of July 2020
28°C (83 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Sunday, 12th of July 2020
27°C (80 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Videos from this area
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The New Uyo
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
The senate of the Federal republic of Nigeria has their 2012 retreat in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State.
Senate retreat 2012 in Uyo reloaded
We bring you the concluding part of the Senators' retreat in Uyo 2012.
More roads to prosperity
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
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...
2013 STATE ANNIVERSARY BROADCAST
VIDEO BROADCAST BY THE EXECUTIVE GOVERNOR OF AKWA IBOM STATE, CHIEF GODSWILL OBOT AKPABIO, CON, ON THE 26TH ANNIVERSARY OF AKWA IBOM STATE CREATION.
AKS Project commissioning 2013
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.
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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.
Uyo is a city in south-eastern Nigeria and is the capital of Akwa Ibom State, a major oil producing state of Nigeria. The city became a capital of Akwa Ibom State on September 23, 1987 following the creation of Cross River State. The University of Uyo resides in this city. The population of Uyo, according to the 2006 Nigerian Census which comprises Uyo and Itu, is 436,606. while the urban Area, including Uruan, is 554,906.
Uyo Township Stadium
Uyo Township Stadium is a multi-use stadium in Uyo, Nigeria. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home stadium of Akwa United F.C. of the Nigerian Premier League. The stadium has a capacity of 5,000 spectators.
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