in Ngala of Borno State, Nigeria

How to get there and get around
Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
12.373 and 14.207 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 12° 22' 22" and E 14° 12' 24"
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: 11:58 PM (Monday)
Timezone: Africa/Lagos
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:38 am and 6:29 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-10.883 and -165.833 (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: 2024-06-17 08:00:01

Discover Gamboru

Gamboru in Ngala (Borno State) with it's 84,672 citizens is a city in Nigeria about 510 mi (or 821 km) north-east of Abuja, the country's capital city.

Local time in Gamboru is now 11:58 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lagos with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Gamboru. The closest is airport we know is N'Djamena International Airport in Chad in a distance of 58 mi (or 94 km). The closest airport in Nigeria is Maiduguri International Airport in a distance of 84 mi (or 94 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 121 mi (or 194 km), South.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Rann, Dikwa, Monguno, Mafa and Kukawa. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 31°C / 89 °F

Morning Temperature 26°C / 79 °F
Evening Temperature 35°C / 95 °F
Night Temperature 31°C / 89 °F
Chance of rainfall 3%
Air Humidity 42%
Air Pressure 1011 hPa
Wind Speed Fresh Breeze with 14 km/h (9 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Tuesday, 18th of June 2024

37°C (99 °F)
34°C (93 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.

Wednesday, 19th of June 2024

34°C (93 °F)
30°C (85 °F)
Light rain, fresh breeze, overcast clouds.

Thursday, 20th of June 2024

38°C (101 °F)
33°C (92 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

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.


Fotokol is a town and commune in Cameroon.

Located at 12.3667, 14.2333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Cameroon, Communes of Cameroon

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Gamboru.

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Gamboru, Gambaru, Gamboru Ngala, Gambaru Ngala