in Zaki of Bauchi, Nigeria

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
12.285 and 10.350 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 12° 17' 6" and E 10° 21' 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: 12:29 PM (Friday)
Timezone: Africa/Lagos
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:03 am and 6:31 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-14.166 and -169.617 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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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: 2024-04-19 08:03:45

Explore Katagum

Katagum in Zaki (Bauchi) with it's 10,602 inhabitants is a city in Nigeria about 295 mi (or 475 km) north-east of Abuja, the country's capital.

Local time in Katagum is now 12:29 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lagos with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 3 airports in the vicinity of Katagum. The closest airport in Nigeria is Mallam Aminu International Airport in a distance of 124 mi (or 200 km), West. 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: Gamawa, Hadejia, Auyo, Kiri Kasamma and Jakusko. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 41°C / 105 °F

Morning Temperature 28°C / 83 °F
Evening Temperature 39°C / 102 °F
Night Temperature 33°C / 92 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 7%
Air Pressure 1007 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from South
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 68% of sky
General Conditions Broken clouds

Saturday, 20th of April 2024

41°C (106 °F)
32°C (90 °F)
Sky is clear, fresh breeze, clear sky.

Sunday, 21st of April 2024

43°C (110 °F)
34°C (92 °F)
Scattered clouds, moderate breeze.

Monday, 22nd of April 2024

41°C (106 °F)
34°C (93 °F)
Overcast clouds, fresh breeze.

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.


Katagum is a town, a local government area and a traditional emirate in Bauchi State of northern Nigeria. The town is located on the northern bank of the Jama'are River, which is a tributary of the Hadejia. Most of the inhabitants are Muslim, along with people from the Fulani, Kanuri, Hausa, Mangawa, Bede, Karekare, Ngizim, Shirawa, or Teshenawa tribes.

Located at 12.2833, 10.35 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Bauchi State, Local Government Areas in Bauchi State

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