in Katsina of Katsina State, Nigeria

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
12.991 and 7.602 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 12° 59' 26" and E 7° 36' 6"
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: 03:56 AM (Sunday)
Timezone: Africa/Lagos
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:03 am and 6:49 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: 2024-05-18 08:26:29

Discover Katsina

Katsina in Katsina (Katsina State) with it's 432,149 citizens is a city in Nigeria about 272 mi (or 437 km) north of Abuja, the country's capital city.

Local time in Katsina is now 03:56 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lagos with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Katsina. The closest airport in Nigeria is Katsina Airport in a distance of 4 mi (or 7 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: Batagarawa, Kaita, Rimi, Mani and Charanchi. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 38°C / 101 °F

Morning Temperature 27°C / 81 °F
Evening Temperature 38°C / 101 °F
Night Temperature 32°C / 90 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 6%
Air Pressure 1008 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 97% of sky
General Conditions Overcast clouds

Monday, 20th of May 2024

38°C (100 °F)
34°C (94 °F)
Overcast clouds, moderate breeze.

Tuesday, 21st of May 2024

39°C (103 °F)
35°C (94 °F)
Broken clouds, moderate breeze.

Wednesday, 22nd of May 2024

39°C (103 °F)
35°C (94 °F)
Scattered clouds, fresh breeze.

Videos from this area

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20131116 Katsina Nigeria AirFibers Installation

Published: September 03, 2014
Length: 25:25 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: F1Linux.com

20131116 Installing Air Fibers for the Polio Emergency Operations Center in Katsina, Nigeria. Video is shaky because I'm working approx. 100 ft. up a mast- untethered- videoing with one hand...

My leaders Africa program one minute video

Published: February 15, 2019
Length: 53:30 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Praise Tochi Edeh

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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.

Katsina Township Stadium

Katsina Township Stadium is a multi-use stadium in Katsina, Katsina State, Nigeria. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home stadium of Spotlight F.C. of the Nigeria National League. The stadium has a capacity of 5,000 people.

Located at 12.9964, 7.60528 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Nigeria

Popular in vicinity

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Katsina, Катсина, DKA, 카치나, Kacina, Kàtsínà, 卡齐纳