in Yankwashi of Jigawa State, Nigeria

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
12.767 and 8.510 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 12° 45' 59" and E 8° 30' 35"
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: 10:16 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Africa/Lagos
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:00 am and 6:53 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-13.517 and -172.264 (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: 2024-06-18 08:18:47

Explore Karkarna

Karkarna in Yankwashi (Jigawa State) is located in Nigeria about 265 mi (or 427 km) north of Abuja, the country's capital.

Local time in Karkarna is now 10:16 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lagos with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports in the wider vicinity of Karkarna. The closest airport in Nigeria is Mallam Aminu International Airport in a distance of 50 mi (or 80 km), South. 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: Kazaure, Gwiwa, Baure, Sandamu and Roni. 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 29°C / 84 °F
Evening Temperature 40°C / 104 °F
Night Temperature 35°C / 95 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 32%
Air Pressure 1010 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 9 km/h (6 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 16% of sky
General Conditions Few clouds

Wednesday, 19th of June 2024

38°C (100 °F)
31°C (87 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Thursday, 20th of June 2024

37°C (99 °F)
34°C (93 °F)
Overcast clouds, fresh breeze.

Friday, 21st of June 2024

37°C (99 °F)
31°C (87 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, scattered clouds.

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Karkarna.

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Kirkirna, Karkarna