in Hadejia of Jigawa State, Nigeria

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
12.453 and 10.041 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 12° 27' 12" and E 10° 2' 28"
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: 04:22 AM (Monday)
Timezone: Africa/Lagos
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:27 am and 5:53 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-14.172 and -169.679 (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: 2023-12-03 08:22:15

Explore Hadejia

Hadejia in Hadejia (Jigawa State) with it's 110,753 inhabitants is a city in Nigeria about 291 mi (or 469 km) north-east of Abuja, the country's capital.

Local time in Hadejia is now 04:22 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lagos with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 5 airports in the vicinity of Hadejia. The closest airport in Nigeria is Mallam Aminu International Airport in a distance of 106 mi (or 171 km), 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: Auyo, Malam Madori, Kafin Hausa, Kaugama and Kiri Kasamma. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 33°C / 91 °F

Morning Temperature 20°C / 69 °F
Evening Temperature 27°C / 81 °F
Night Temperature 24°C / 76 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 9%
Air Pressure 1013 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 92% of sky
General Conditions Overcast clouds

Tuesday, 5th of December 2023

33°C (91 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Broken clouds, moderate breeze.

Wednesday, 6th of December 2023

33°C (91 °F)
24°C (74 °F)
Scattered clouds, moderate breeze.

Thursday, 7th of December 2023

32°C (90 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

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.


Hadejia (also Hadeja, previously Biram) is a Hausa town in eastern Jigawa State, northern Nigeria. The population was approximately 47,400 as of 1991. The people of Hadejia are largely Muslim, although some follow indigenous belief systems. The town lies to the north of the Hadejia River, and is upstream from the Hadejia-Nguru wetlands, an ecologically important and sensitive zone.

Located at 12.45, 10.04 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Local Government Areas in Jigawa State, Populated places in Jigawa State

Hadejia Stadium

Hadejia Stadium is a multi-use stadium in Hadejia, Jigawa State, Nigeria. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home stadium of Jigawa Golden Stars F.C.. The stadium has a capacity of 15,000 people.

Located at 12.4736, 10.0314 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Nigeria

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