in Jibia of Katsina State, Nigeria
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 13.094 and 7.226 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 13° 5' 37" and E 7° 13' 34"
- 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: 10:31 PM (Tuesday)
- Timezone: Africa/Lagos
- UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:20 am and 6:19 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -13.483 and -172.783 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Geonames.org
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: 2023-10-03 07:26:43
Delve into Jibia
Jibia in Jibia (Katsina State) with it's 14,424 habitants is a city located in Nigeria about 279 mi (or 450 km) north of Abuja, the country's capital town.
Current time in Jibia is now 10:31 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lagos with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports closer to Jibia. The closest is airport we know is Maradi Airport in Niger in a distance of 29 mi (or 47 km). The closest airport in Nigeria is Katsina Airport in a distance of 30 mi (or 47 km), North. 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: Madarounfa, Batsari, Katsina, Batagarawa and Maradi. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 29°C / 84 °F
|Morning Temperature||24°C / 75 °F|
|Evening Temperature||28°C / 83 °F|
|Night Temperature||26°C / 79 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1014 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from South|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky|
|General Conditions||Light rain|
Wednesday, 4th of October 2023
34°C (93 °F)
29°C (84 °F)
Scattered clouds, moderate breeze.
Thursday, 5th of October 2023
35°C (95 °F)
30°C (86 °F)
Broken clouds, moderate breeze.
Friday, 6th of October 2023
34°C (92 °F)
27°C (81 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.
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.
Jibia, (or Jibiya), is a town and Local Government Area (LGA) in Katsina State, northern Nigeria. The population of the LGA was approximately 125,000 as of 2003, and the area is 1037 km². The postal code of the area is 822. Jibia sits along on the Nigerian border with Niger, and the border post was burnt down by a mob in 2005. According to the Daily Triumph newspaper, the mob was "hired" by smugglers angry about the Katsina Custom Command's crackdown on contraband goods.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Jibia.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Djibia, Jibiya, Jibia