Ilorin
in Ilorin East of Kwara State, Nigeria

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
8.497 and 4.542 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 8° 29' 47" and E 4° 32' 31"
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: 01:12 PM (Saturday)
Timezone: Africa/Lagos
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:43 am and 6:22 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-8.542 and -172.516 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Atafu Village
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Current travel safety evaluation for Nigeria in Western Africa

Safety Score: 3,7 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: 2020-12-05 08:27:19

Touring Ilorin

Ilorin in Ilorin East (Kwara State) with it's 814,192 residents is a town located in Nigeria about 205 mi (or 330 km) west of Abuja, the country's capital place.

Time in Ilorin is now 01:12 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lagos with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports nearby Ilorin, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Nigeria is Ilorin International Airport in a distance of 5 mi (or 8 km), South-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 51 mi (or 82 km), South.

Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Afon, Fufu, Oke-Oyi, Offa and Ilemona. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 34°C / 93 °F

Morning Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Evening Temperature 33°C / 91 °F
Night Temperature 26°C / 79 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 35%
Air Pressure 1012 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 46% of sky
General Conditions Scattered clouds

Sunday, 6th of December 2020

37°C (99 °F)
27°C (81 °F)
Few clouds, calm.

Monday, 7th of December 2020

35°C (95 °F)
27°C (81 °F)
Scattered clouds, light breeze.

Tuesday, 8th of December 2020

37°C (98 °F)
28°C (82 °F)
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.

Videos from this area

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VW-Bus Trip from Ilorin to Bauchi (Nigeria), without BOKO HARAM.

Published: February 17, 2012
Length: 25:15 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Peter Italo

Besichtigung von Kaduna, Kano, Bauchi und Yankari. Beeindruckende native Tänze. Dauernde Reifenpannen und schlechtes oder kein Benzin. Exiting VW-Bus Tour from Ilorin to Kano and Bauchi in...


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Published: July 30, 2014
Length: 21:41 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Onigege Gege

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SHEYI&SHEYISAX IN GRATEFUL OFFICIAL ALBUM LAUNCH 2

Published: February 15, 2015
Length: 12:30 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: OLUWASEYI KUTI

SHEYI&SHEYI SAX OFFICIAL ALBUM LAUNCH 2014 TITLE: GRATEFUL ILORIN, KWARA STATE, NIGERIA.


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Published: October 27, 2012
Length: 04:42 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Ife Walter

FOYCA.


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Published: December 29, 2018
Length: 19:02 min
Rating: 0 of 5
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Published: June 03, 2019
Length: 14:13 min
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Author: Sunday Awojobi

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June Declaration 3

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Afrodance documentary by Afrodancegod

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Author: Afro dancegod

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Published: April 14, 2019
Length: 47:12 min
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Author: A.O.S Academy

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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.

Ilorin, Nigeria

Ilorin is one of the largest cities in Nigeria and is the capital of Kwara State. As of 2007 it had a population of 847,582.

Located at 8.5, 4.55 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Nigerian state capitals, Populated places in Kwara State

Al-Hikmah University

Al-Hikmah University is an Islamic university located in Ilorin, Kwara State. It was founded in 2005, by AbdulRaeem Oladimeji Islamic Foundation AROIF based in Nigeria and World Assembly of Muslim Youths WAMY based in Jeddah. Prof. Sulyman Age Abdulkareem is the current Vice-Chancellor. The goal of Al-Hikmah University is to be a centre of intellectual and moral excellence.

Located at 8.48545, 4.50611 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Universities and colleges in Nigeria, Kwara State

Kwara State Stadium

Kwara State Stadium is a multi-use stadium in Ilorin, Nigeria. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home stadium of Kwara United F.C.. The stadium has a capacity of 10,000 people, but will be expanded to 18,000 in a 48-week renovation that began in early 2010.

Located at 8.475, 4.54278 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Nigeria, Kwara United


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Illorin, Ilorin, Горад Ілорын, אילורין, ILR, イロリン, 일로린, Ilorinas, Илорин, الورن, 伊洛林