in Orlu of Imo State, Nigeria
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 5.796 and 7.035 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 5° 47' 44" and E 7° 2' 6"
- 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: 12:49 AM (Saturday)
- Timezone: Africa/Lagos
- UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:20 am and 6:26 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -8.542 and -172.516 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Atafu Village
- This place on Wikipedia
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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 Orlu
Orlu in Orlu (Imo State) with it's 9,351 habitants is located in Nigeria about 228 mi (or 366 km) south of Abuja, the country's capital town.
Current time in Orlu is now 12:49 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lagos with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports close to Orlu. The closest airport in Nigeria is Sam Mbakwe International Airport in a distance of 28 mi (or 45 km), South-East. 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: Nnenasa, Nkwerre, Urualla, Umumma and Amaigbo. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 24°C / 75 °F
|Morning Temperature||23°C / 74 °F|
|Evening Temperature||25°C / 76 °F|
|Night Temperature||23°C / 73 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||18%|
|Air Pressure||1013 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Light breeze with 4 km/h (3 mph) from North|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky|
|General Conditions||Moderate rain|
Saturday, 25th of September 2021
30°C (85 °F)
24°C (74 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Sunday, 26th of September 2021
25°C (77 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Overcast clouds, light breeze.
Monday, 27th of September 2021
32°C (90 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Light rain, light 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.
Orlu is the third largest city in Southeast Nigeria's Imo State with an estimated population of 220,000. It has a long history and has played a critical role as the headquarters for humanitarian relief agencies during the Nigerian civil war. It is a home for enterprise and many successful Nigerian businessmen have been born in the town.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Orlu.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know: