Gumel
in Gumel of Jigawa State, Nigeria

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
12.627 and 9.388 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 12° 37' 36" and E 9° 23' 17"
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: 06:26 AM (Sunday)
Timezone: Africa/Lagos
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:36 am and 6:31 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-13.874 and -171.597 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Piula
References
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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: 2024-03-02 08:21:20

Explore Gumel

Gumel in Gumel (Jigawa State) with it's 42,742 inhabitants is a city in Nigeria about 278 mi (or 447 km) north-east of Abuja, the country's capital.

Local time in Gumel is now 06:26 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lagos with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 7 airports in the vicinity of Gumel. The closest airport in Nigeria is Mallam Aminu International Airport in a distance of 71 mi (or 114 km), South-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Sule Tankarkar, Maigatari, Gagarawa, Garki and Kaugama. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 37°C / 99 °F

Morning Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Evening Temperature 36°C / 97 °F
Night Temperature 29°C / 84 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 6%
Air Pressure 1011 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 9 km/h (5 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 91% of sky
General Conditions Overcast clouds

Monday, 4th of March 2024

37°C (98 °F)
29°C (84 °F)
Overcast clouds, gentle breeze.

Tuesday, 5th of March 2024

39°C (103 °F)
30°C (86 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.

Wednesday, 6th of March 2024

40°C (104 °F)
32°C (89 °F)
Few clouds, moderate breeze.

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.

Gumel

For the Gummel characteristic of a transistor, see Gummel-Poon Model. Gumel —  LGA and town  — Gumel is located in NigeriaGumelGumel Coordinates: {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:12|37|42|N|9|23|23|E|type:city_region:NG | |name= }} Country 22x20px Nigeria State Jigawa State Time zone WAT Gumel or Gummel is a town and traditional emirate in Jigawa State, Nigeria.

Located at 12.6283, 9.38972 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Local Government Areas in Jigawa State, Populated places in Jigawa State


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Gumel