in Yala of Cross River State, Nigeria

Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
6.597 and 8.637 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 6° 35' 48" and E 8° 38' 14"
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: 07:29 PM (Monday)
Timezone: Africa/Lagos
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:19 am and 6:43 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-8.542 and -172.516 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Atafu Village
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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

Delve into Okpoma

Okpoma in Yala (Cross River State) is located in Nigeria about 187 mi (or 301 km) south-east of Abuja, the country's capital town.

Current time in Okpoma is now 07:29 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lagos with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 9 airports close to Okpoma, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Nigeria is Akanu Ibiam International Airport in a distance of 74 mi (or 120 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Ogoja, Abuochiche, Oju, Boje and Iboko. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 27°C / 81 °F

Morning Temperature 22°C / 72 °F
Evening Temperature 25°C / 77 °F
Night Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Chance of rainfall 18%
Air Humidity 82%
Air Pressure 1016 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 75% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Tuesday, 3rd of August 2021

28°C (82 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Moderate rain, calm, overcast clouds.

Wednesday, 4th of August 2021

28°C (82 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Moderate rain, calm, overcast clouds.

Thursday, 5th of August 2021

29°C (84 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Light rain, calm, overcast clouds.

Videos from this area

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Nigeria Trip 2008

Published: December 07, 2008
Length: 18:10 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Roy Peacock

I had the privilege of visiting Nigeria in November 2008 and seeing the wonderful ministry of GECHAAN (Gembu Centre for HIV/AIDS Advocacy Nigeria). This is a montage from the pictures I took...

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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.

Yala, Nigeria

Yala is a Local Government Area in Cross River State, Nigeria. Its headquarters are in the town of Okpoma in the east of the area at{{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:6|35|35|N|8|38|01|E|region:NG_type:city_source:GNS-enwiki | |name= }}. It has an area of 1,739 km² and a population of 210,843 at the 2006 census. This makes Yala the second most populated LGA in Cross River State, coming after Akpabuyo. The postal code of the area is 550. The dominant tribe in the Area are the Yala.

Located at 6.59306, 8.63361 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Local Government Areas in Cross River State