in Lokoja of Kogi State, Nigeria
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 7.797 and 6.740 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 7° 47' 48" and E 6° 44' 25"
- 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: 02:47 AM (Thursday)
- Timezone: Africa/Lagos
- UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:20 am and 6:16 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -8.542 and -172.516 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Atafu Village
- This place on Wikipedia
- This place on Geonames.org
Safety Score: 3,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Nigeria.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Nigeria. Last Update: 2019-10-16 07:22:50
Lokoja in Lokoja (Kogi State) with it's 60,579 residents is a town located in Nigeria about 101 mi (or 163 km) south-west of Abuja, the country's capital place.
Time in Lokoja is now 02:47 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lagos with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports nearby Lokoja, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Nigeria is Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport in a distance of 91 mi (or 146 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: Koton-Karfe, Dekina, Oguma, Adogo and Ogaminana. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 28°C / 83 °F
|Morning Temperature||23°C / 74 °F|
|Evening Temperature||26°C / 79 °F|
|Night Temperature||25°C / 76 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||5%|
|Air Pressure||1010 hPa|
|Wind Speed||with 3 km/h (2 mph) from South-East|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 85% of sky|
|General Conditions||Moderate rain|
Friday, 18th of October 2019
31°C (88 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, broken clouds.
Saturday, 19th of October 2019
29°C (85 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, scattered clouds.
Sunday, 20th of October 2019
29°C (85 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Moderate rain, calm, overcast clouds.
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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.
Lokoja is the capital city of Kogi State, in central Nigeria, and is a port on Niger River.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Lokoja.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Zokoja, Lairdstown, Lokoja