in Jema'A of Kaduna State, Nigeria
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 9.581 and 8.293 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 9° 34' 52" and E 8° 17' 33"
- 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: 08:05 PM (Sunday)
- Timezone: Africa/Lagos
- UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:17 am and 6:47 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -9.200 and -171.848 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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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: 2022-08-07 08:01:30
Kafanchan in Jema'A (Kaduna State) with it's 79,522 citizens is a town in Nigeria about 65 mi (or 105 km) north-east of Abuja, the country's capital city.
Current time in Kafanchan is now 08:05 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lagos with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports near Kafanchan, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Nigeria is Yakubu Gowon Airport in a distance of 39 mi (or 64 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Kaura, Zonkwa, Kwoi, Gwantu and Kachia. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 24°C / 76 °F
|Morning Temperature||17°C / 63 °F|
|Evening Temperature||22°C / 71 °F|
|Night Temperature||18°C / 65 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||15%|
|Air Pressure||1018 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Light breeze with 4 km/h (2 mph) from South|
|Cloud Conditions||Broken clouds, covering 78% of sky|
|General Conditions||Moderate rain|
Monday, 8th of August 2022
24°C (75 °F)
18°C (64 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Tuesday, 9th of August 2022
18°C (64 °F)
18°C (64 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.
Wednesday, 10th of August 2022
23°C (74 °F)
18°C (65 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, broken clouds.
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Kafanchan is a town in southern Kaduna State in north-central Nigeria. It is the location of a junction station of the Nigerian Railway Corporation, and it sits on the line connecting Port Harcourt, Enugu, Kafanchan, Kuru, Bauchi, and finally Maiduguri. As of 2007 Kafanchan had an estimated population of 83,092. Kafanchan is dominated with the kaninkon people known as nikyop and with minor the fanstuwm people,with sports men in the nigerian basketball premier league;Tum Biya and Jonathan James.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Kafanchan.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Kafanchan Junction, Kafanchan, Kajanchan, Kafachan