Birnin Kebbi
in Birnin Kebbi of Kebbi State, Nigeria

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
12.454 and 4.198 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 12° 27' 14" and E 4° 11' 51"
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: 02:01 PM (Monday)
Timezone: Africa/Lagos
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:16 am and 7:04 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-13.224 and -176.191 (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: 2024-05-27 08:00:20

Touring Birnin Kebbi

Birnin Kebbi in Birnin Kebbi (Kebbi State) with it's 108,164 residents is a town located in Nigeria about 324 mi (or 522 km) north-west of Abuja, the country's capital place.

Time in Birnin Kebbi is now 02:01 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lagos with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 6 airports nearby Birnin Kebbi. The closest airport in Nigeria is Sadiq Abubakar III International Airport in a distance of 75 mi (or 121 km), North-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Kalgo, Jega, Aliero, Kangiwa and Bunza. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 38°C / 100 °F

Morning Temperature 29°C / 85 °F
Evening Temperature 40°C / 105 °F
Night Temperature 34°C / 94 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 32%
Air Pressure 1011 hPa
Wind Speed Fresh Breeze with 14 km/h (8 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 19% of sky
General Conditions Few clouds

Tuesday, 28th of May 2024

38°C (101 °F)
32°C (90 °F)
Light rain, fresh breeze, broken clouds.

Wednesday, 29th of May 2024

37°C (98 °F)
34°C (94 °F)
Moderate rain, fresh breeze, broken clouds.

Thursday, 30th of May 2024

34°C (93 °F)
32°C (90 °F)
Light rain, fresh breeze, overcast clouds.

Videos from this area

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My trip from Abuja to Kebbi by road.

Published: August 19, 2018
Length: 20:16 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Sadia Abu

So I thought of making a video for my 12 hours trip although I slept off most of the trip but this is the little got and put together,as we left Abuja I saw the world ...

Muddasir haruna gwandu’s reminder about dunya ( worldly materials)

Published: January 24, 2019
Length: 49:02 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Muddasir Haruna gwandu

That which is in the hereafter is better and more lasting #reminder #wealth #arewa.

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Attractions and noteworthy things

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Birnin Kebbi

Birnin Kebbi is a city located in northwestern Nigeria. It is the capital city of Kebbi State and headquarters of the Gwandu Emirate. As of 2007 the city has an estimated population of 125,594. Formerly it was the capital of the Kebbi Emirate, which relocated to Argungu after the conquest by Gwandu in 1831.

Located at 12.4536, 4.20028 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Local Government Areas in Kebbi State, Populated places in Kebbi State, Nigerian state capitals, Sokoto River

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