in Gaya of Kano State, Nigeria

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
11.861 and 9.003 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 11° 51' 38" and E 9° 0' 9"
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: 07:14 PM (Monday)
Timezone: Africa/Lagos
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:11 am and 6:49 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: 3,9 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: 2021-06-16 08:28:49

Explore Gaya

Gaya in Gaya (Kano State) with it's 20,959 inhabitants is located in Nigeria about 219 mi (or 353 km) north-east of Abuja, the country's capital.

Local time in Gaya is now 07:14 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lagos with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports in the wider vicinity of Gaya. The closest airport in Nigeria is Mallam Aminu International Airport in a distance of 35 mi (or 56 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: Ajingi, Wudil, Albasu, Zakirai and Garko. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 24°C / 75 °F

Morning Temperature 22°C / 72 °F
Evening Temperature 25°C / 77 °F
Night Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Chance of rainfall 21%
Air Humidity 83%
Air Pressure 1017 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 11 km/h (7 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Heavy intensity rain

Tuesday, 3rd of August 2021

30°C (86 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.

Wednesday, 4th of August 2021

31°C (88 °F)
26°C (79 °F)
Moderate rain, moderate breeze, scattered clouds.

Thursday, 5th of August 2021

30°C (85 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, broken clouds.

Videos from this area

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Nigeria School Episode 2: Kano (2/2)

Published: October 13, 2008
Length: 29:31 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Chris Morgan

Najatu Shehu is 14 years old but she doesn't want to get married. Her dream is stay in school. This film follows a year in the life of a girls junior secondary school in Kano Nigeria.

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