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: 07:33 PM (Thursday)
Timezone: Africa/Lagos
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:25 am and 6:19 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: 3,8 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: 2024-02-29 08:24:55

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 07:33 PM (Thursday). 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: 40°C / 104 °F

Morning Temperature 26°C / 78 °F
Evening Temperature 37°C / 99 °F
Night Temperature 30°C / 86 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 9%
Air Pressure 1005 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 46% of sky
General Conditions Scattered clouds

Friday, 1st of March 2024

39°C (102 °F)
29°C (85 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Saturday, 2nd of March 2024

36°C (97 °F)
29°C (84 °F)
Overcast clouds, moderate breeze.

Sunday, 3rd of March 2024

39°C (103 °F)
29°C (85 °F)
Broken clouds, moderate breeze.


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