in Kontagora of Niger State, Nigeria
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 10.403 and 5.471 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 10° 24' 11" and E 5° 28' 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: 08:41 AM (Wednesday)
- Timezone: Africa/Lagos
- UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:59 am and 6:44 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -8.542 and -172.516 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Atafu Village
- This place on Wikipedia
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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: 2023-02-07 08:13:52
Delve into Kontagora
Kontagora in Kontagora (Niger State) with it's 98,754 habitants is a town located in Nigeria about 166 mi (or 268 km) north-west of Abuja, the country's capital town.
Time in Kontagora is now 08:41 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lagos with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports closer to Kontagora, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Nigeria is Minna Airport in a distance of 85 mi (or 137 km), South-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Mashegu, Bangi, Nasko, Sakaba and Rijau. 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||25°C / 77 °F|
|Evening Temperature||34°C / 94 °F|
|Night Temperature||28°C / 82 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1011 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from South-West|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky|
|General Conditions||Overcast clouds|
Thursday, 9th of February 2023
36°C (96 °F)
28°C (82 °F)
Overcast clouds, gentle breeze.
Friday, 10th of February 2023
37°C (98 °F)
29°C (83 °F)
Broken clouds, light breeze.
Saturday, 11th of February 2023
38°C (100 °F)
29°C (84 °F)
Broken clouds, light breeze.
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.
Kontagora is a major town on the south bank of the Kontagora River in north-west Niger State, Nigeria. It is the capital city of the Kontagora Emirate. On December 15, 1995, the Roman Catholic Apostolic Vicariate of Kontagora was established here. St Michael’s Cathedral is the seat of the apostolic vicar.
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know: