Benisheikh
in Kaga of Borno State, Nigeria

How to get there and get around
Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
11.809 and 12.492 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 11° 48' 33" and E 12° 29' 29"
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: 12:56 PM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Africa/Lagos
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:56 am and 6:36 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-10.883 and -165.833 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Roto
References
This place on Geonames.org
Current travel safety evaluation for Nigeria in Western Africa

Safety Score: 3,9 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: 2021-06-16 08:28:49

Touring Benisheikh

Benisheikh in Kaga (Borno State) with it's 9,825 residents is a town located in Nigeria about 389 mi (or 626 km) north-east of Abuja, the country's capital place.

Time in Benisheikh is now 12:56 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lagos with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports nearby Benisheikh. The closest airport in Nigeria is Maiduguri International Airport in a distance of 40 mi (or 64 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Sukur Cultural Landscape in a distance of 104 mi (or 167 km), South-East.

Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Magumeri, Damaturu, Maiduguri, Damboa and Buni Yadi. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 29°C / 83 °F

Morning Temperature 22°C / 72 °F
Evening Temperature 25°C / 77 °F
Night Temperature 23°C / 74 °F
Chance of rainfall 10%
Air Humidity 59%
Air Pressure 1013 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 99% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Wednesday, 28th of July 2021

26°C (80 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Overcast clouds, gentle breeze.

Thursday, 29th of July 2021

29°C (84 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.

Friday, 30th of July 2021

32°C (89 °F)
27°C (80 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Benisheik, Beni Sheik, Benisheikh