Birnin Kudu
in Birnin Kudu of Jigawa State, Nigeria

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
11.452 and 9.479 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 11° 27' 7" and E 9° 28' 42"
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: 04:40 AM (Sunday)
Timezone: Africa/Lagos
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:57 am and 6:41 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-11.055 and -171.088 (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: 2024-05-25 08:23:01

Delve into Birnin Kudu

Birnin Kudu in Birnin Kudu (Jigawa State) with it's 26,565 habitants is a city located in Nigeria about 213 mi (or 343 km) north-east of Abuja, the country's capital town.

Current time in Birnin Kudu is now 04:40 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lagos with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 9 airports closer to Birnin Kudu, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Nigeria is Mallam Aminu International Airport in a distance of 77 mi (or 123 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Gantsa, Dutse, Kiyawa, Ningi and Warji. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 37°C / 98 °F

Morning Temperature 25°C / 77 °F
Evening Temperature 39°C / 103 °F
Night Temperature 30°C / 87 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 30%
Air Pressure 1011 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 10 km/h (6 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 56% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Monday, 27th of May 2024

38°C (100 °F)
32°C (90 °F)
Few clouds, moderate breeze.

Tuesday, 28th of May 2024

40°C (104 °F)
29°C (84 °F)
Overcast clouds, moderate breeze.

Wednesday, 29th of May 2024

38°C (101 °F)
26°C (78 °F)
Moderate rain, strong breeze, broken 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.

Birnin Kudu

Birnin Kudu is a town and a Local Government Area in the south of Jigawa State, Nigeria some 120 kilometres south-east of Kano. As of 2007 the town of Birnin Kudu had an estimated population of 27,000. Birnin Kudu is an old historic town renowned for its rocks and drawings found in some of them dating to centuries before the colonisation of Northern Nigeria and establishment of Native Authority (NA).

Located at 11.45, 9.475 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Local Government Areas in Jigawa State, Populated places in Jigawa State

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