in Faskari of Katsina State, Nigeria

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
11.721 and 7.030 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 11° 43' 15" and E 7° 1' 47"
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: 11:30 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Africa/Lagos
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:34 am and 6:05 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-13.483 and -172.783 (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: 2023-11-28 08:25:59

Delve into Faskari

Faskari in Faskari (Katsina State) is a city located in Nigeria about 187 mi (or 300 km) north of Abuja, the country's capital town.

Current time in Faskari is now 11:30 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lagos with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports closer to Faskari. The closest airport in Nigeria is Gusau Airport in a distance of 38 mi (or 62 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Tsafe, Dandume, Funtua, Bakori and Kankara. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 35°C / 95 °F

Morning Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Evening Temperature 32°C / 90 °F
Night Temperature 28°C / 82 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 15%
Air Pressure 1010 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 11 km/h (7 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 57% of sky
General Conditions Broken clouds

Wednesday, 29th of November 2023

35°C (94 °F)
28°C (83 °F)
Broken clouds, gentle breeze.

Thursday, 30th of November 2023

36°C (96 °F)
28°C (83 °F)
Overcast clouds, gentle breeze.

Friday, 1st of December 2023

36°C (98 °F)
28°C (82 °F)
Broken 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.


Faskari is a town and Local Government Area (LGA) in Katsina State, northern Nigeria. The population of the LGA was 125,181 as of 2003. The current Sarkin is Muhammadu Tukur Saidu, and the Executive Chairman is M. Nafiu Garba Faskari, a People's Democratic Party member.

Located at 11.7167, 7.03333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Katsina State, Local Government Areas in Katsina State

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