in Bindawa of Katsina State, Nigeria

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
12.670 and 7.809 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 12° 40' 11" and E 7° 48' 31"
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: 03:46 PM (Thursday)
Timezone: Africa/Lagos
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:54 am and 6:30 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-13.442 and -172.349 (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: 2023-02-02 07:37:15

Discover Bindawa

Bindawa in Bindawa (Katsina State) is a city in Nigeria about 250 mi (or 403 km) north of Abuja, the country's capital city.

Local time in Bindawa is now 03:46 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lagos with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Bindawa. The closest airport in Nigeria is Katsina Airport in a distance of 25 mi (or 41 km), North-West. 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: Charanchi, Kankia, Mani, Rimi and Ingawa. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 30°C / 87 °F

Morning Temperature 19°C / 66 °F
Evening Temperature 31°C / 87 °F
Night Temperature 24°C / 74 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 12%
Air Pressure 1013 hPa
Wind Speed Fresh Breeze with 14 km/h (9 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Overcast clouds

Friday, 3rd of February 2023

32°C (90 °F)
25°C (76 °F)
Few clouds, moderate breeze.

Saturday, 4th of February 2023

35°C (94 °F)
26°C (79 °F)
Overcast clouds, moderate breeze.

Sunday, 5th of February 2023

34°C (93 °F)
25°C (76 °F)
Overcast 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.


Bindawa is a Local Government Area in Katsina State, Nigeria. Its headquarters are in the town of Bindawa in the west of the area at{{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:12|40|11|N|7|48|19|E|region:NG_type:city_source:GNS-enwiki | |name= }}. It has an area of 398 km² and a population of 152,356 at the 2006 census. The postal code of the area is 822.

Located at 12.6697, 7.80528 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Local Government Areas in Katsina State, Populated places in Katsina State

Popular in vicinity

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