in Offa of Kwara State, Nigeria
- Osun-Osogbo Sacred Grove (Unesco heritage, 30 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 8.149 and 4.721 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 8° 8' 56" and E 4° 43' 14"
- 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: 12:21 AM (Friday)
- Timezone: Africa/Lagos
- UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:43 am and 6:23 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: 3,8 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: 2023-12-07 08:19:30
Offa in Offa (Kwara State) with it's 113,830 residents is a town located in Nigeria about 200 mi (or 321 km) west of Abuja, the country's capital place.
Time in Offa is now 12:21 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lagos with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 9 airports nearby Offa, of which two are larger airports. The closest airport in Nigeria is Ilorin International Airport in a distance of 25 mi (or 41 km), North-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 30 mi (or 48 km), South.
Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Ilemona, Okuku, Otan Ayegbaju, Ila Orangun and Ikirun. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 34°C / 94 °F
|Morning Temperature||23°C / 74 °F|
|Evening Temperature||33°C / 91 °F|
|Night Temperature||28°C / 83 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1011 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from South-East|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 93% of sky|
|General Conditions||Overcast clouds|
Friday, 8th of December 2023
33°C (92 °F)
28°C (83 °F)
Overcast clouds, light breeze.
Saturday, 9th of December 2023
34°C (93 °F)
28°C (82 °F)
Scattered clouds, light breeze.
Sunday, 10th of December 2023
34°C (94 °F)
28°C (83 °F)
Broken clouds, gentle breeze.
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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.
Offa, Kwara State, is a city located in central Nigeria with a population of 300 - 400 thousand. The vegetation in Offa is savanna vegetation and the city is noted for its weaving and dyeing trade, using vegetable dyes made from locally grown indigo and other plants. Offa is well known for cultivation of Sweet potatoes and maize which also formed part of the favourite staple foods of the indigenes in the town. Offa in one of her eulogy is being address as the home of sweet potatoes.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Offa.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know: