in Sandamu of Katsina State, Nigeria

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
12.962 and 8.360 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 12° 57' 41" and E 8° 21' 36"
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: 12:47 PM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Africa/Lagos
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:59 am and 6:49 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-13.517 and -172.264 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Nigeria in Western Africa

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Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Nigeria. Last Update: 2024-05-29 08:01:30

Delve into Sandamu

Sandamu in Sandamu (Katsina State) is located in Nigeria about 276 mi (or 444 km) north of Abuja, the country's capital town.

Current time in Sandamu is now 12:47 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lagos with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 7 airports close to Sandamu. The closest airport in Nigeria is Katsina Airport in a distance of 47 mi (or 76 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Daura, Zango, Gwiwa, Karkarna and Mai'Adua. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 41°C / 106 °F

Morning Temperature 31°C / 88 °F
Evening Temperature 35°C / 95 °F
Night Temperature 32°C / 90 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 21%
Air Pressure 1008 hPa
Wind Speed Strong breeze with 20 km/h (12 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 79% of sky
General Conditions Broken clouds

Thursday, 30th of May 2024

37°C (99 °F)
31°C (88 °F)
Overcast clouds, fresh breeze.

Friday, 31st of May 2024

40°C (104 °F)
27°C (81 °F)
Moderate rain, fresh breeze, broken clouds.

Saturday, 1st of June 2024

38°C (101 °F)
35°C (96 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, broken 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.


Sandamu is a Local Government Area in Katsina State, Nigeria. Its headquarters are in the town of Sandamu on the A2 highway in the north of the area at{{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:12|57|37|N|8|21|44|E|region:NG_type:city_source:GNS-enwiki | |name= }}. It has an area of 1418 km² and a population of 137,287 at the 2006 census. The postal code of the area is 824.

Located at 12.9603, 8.36222 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Katsina State, Local Government Areas in Katsina State

Popular in vicinity

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