Okene
in Okene of Kogi State, Nigeria

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
7.551 and 6.236 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 7° 33' 4" and E 6° 14' 9"
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: 02:44 AM (Thursday)
Timezone: Africa/Lagos
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:21 am and 6:18 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-8.542 and -172.516 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Atafu Village
References
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Current travel safety evaluation for Nigeria in Western Africa

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

Explore Okene

Okene in Okene (Kogi State) with it's 479,178 inhabitants is located in Nigeria about 135 mi (or 217 km) south-west of Abuja, the country's capital.

Local time in Okene is now 02:44 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lagos with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports in the wider vicinity of Okene, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Nigeria is Akure Airport in a distance of 67 mi (or 109 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Osun-Osogbo Sacred Grove in a distance of 116 mi (or 187 km), West.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Ogaminana, Obangede, Akpafa, Adogo and Igarra. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 32°C / 90 °F

Morning Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Evening Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Night Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Chance of rainfall 9%
Air Humidity 55%
Air Pressure 1010 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 80% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Friday, 18th of October 2019

28°C (83 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Light rain, calm, overcast clouds.

Saturday, 19th of October 2019

27°C (81 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Sunday, 20th of October 2019

26°C (78 °F)
21°C (70 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, light 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.

Okene

Okene is a Local Government Area and city in Kogi State, Nigeria based at the town of Okene on the A2 highway. The LGA has an area of 328 km² and a population of 320,260 at the 2006 census. The postal code of the area is 264. The predominant people are the Ebira of central Nigeria; the local language is Ebira.

Located at 7.55, 6.23333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Kogi State, Local Government Areas in Kogi State


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Okeni, Okene