in Ikere of Ekiti State, Nigeria
- Osun-Osogbo Sacred Grove (Unesco heritage, 50 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 7.497 and 5.230 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 7° 29' 50" and E 5° 13' 49"
- 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: 03:47 PM (Tuesday)
- Timezone: Africa/Lagos
- UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:53 am and 6:50 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -8.542 and -172.516 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Atafu Village
- This place on Wikipedia
- This place on Geonames.org
Safety Score: 3,2 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: 2020-02-25 07:23:21
Delve into Ikere-Ekiti
Ikere-Ekiti in Ikere (Ekiti State) with it's 103,054 habitants is a city located in Nigeria about 189 mi (or 304 km) south-west of Abuja, the country's capital town.
Current time in Ikere-Ekiti is now 03:47 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lagos with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 9 airports closer to Ikere-Ekiti, of which two are larger airports. The closest airport in Nigeria is Akure Airport in a distance of 18 mi (or 29 km), South. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Osun-Osogbo Sacred Grove in a distance of 50 mi (or 80 km), West.
Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Iju, Ado-Ekiti, Ita-Ogbolu, Ilawe-Ekiti and Igbara-Oke. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 41°C / 106 °F
|Morning Temperature||23°C / 74 °F|
|Evening Temperature||28°C / 82 °F|
|Night Temperature||23°C / 73 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1009 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from North|
|Cloud Conditions||Scattered clouds, covering 26% of sky|
|General Conditions||Scattered clouds|
Wednesday, 26th of February 2020
39°C (102 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Few clouds, calm.
Thursday, 27th of February 2020
31°C (88 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Friday, 28th of February 2020
33°C (91 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Light rain, calm, overcast clouds.
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Ekiti boy cooking, kudos to the owner of the food... (ogbeni_temitope Comedy)
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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.
Ikere-Ekiti, also known as Ikere or Ikerre, is a city in Ekiti State of Nigeria. In Ikere Local Government. It is an agricultural centre. According to the 1991 census, the population was 59,257 but more current estimates put it at more than 100,000. Ikere is a town endowed with magnificent hills, including Orole and Olosunta. The town is located between Ado-Ekiti (the capital of Ekiti State) and Akure(the capital of Ondo State). The gateway to Ekiti Land.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Ikere-Ekiti.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Ikere, Ikere-Ekiti, Ikare, Ikerre