in Abeokuta South of Ogun State, Nigeria

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
7.156 and 3.345 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 7° 9' 20" and E 3° 20' 42"
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: 04:23 AM (Friday)
Timezone: Africa/Lagos
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:39 am and 6:58 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-8.542 and -172.516 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Atafu Village
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Current travel safety evaluation for Nigeria in Western Africa

Safety Score: 3,1 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: 2019-08-22 07:24:04

Delve into Abeokuta

Abeokuta in Abeokuta South (Ogun State) with it's 593,100 habitants is a city located in Nigeria about 313 mi (or 503 km) south-west of Abuja, the country's capital town.

Current time in Abeokuta is now 04:23 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lagos with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports closer to Abeokuta, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Nigeria is Murtala Muhammed International Airport in a distance of 40 mi (or 64 km), South. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Nigeria is Osun-Osogbo Sacred Grove in a distance of 92 mi (or 149 km), North-East. In need of a room? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Odeda, Itori, Owode, Igbo-Ora and Ayetoro. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 26°C / 78 °F

Morning Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Evening Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Night Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 81%
Air Pressure 1014.7 hPa
Wind Speed with 5 km/h (3 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 97% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Saturday, 24th of August 2019

28°C (82 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Sunday, 25th of August 2019

30°C (86 °F)
22°C (71 °F)
Overcast clouds, light breeze.

Monday, 26th of August 2019

29°C (83 °F)
21°C (70 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Nigeria Park Inn Abeokuta

1,2 mi
000006 Abeokuta

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Ogun State Ministry of Culture and Tourism Documentary

Published: April 29, 2012
Length: 54:29 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Leo Adam-Etuk

This video showcases the tourism heritage of Ogun State of Nigeria. Video produced by New Dawn Production Studios.

Countdown to February Elections in Ogun State NG

Published: January 22, 2015
Length: 01:38 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Moses Alao

Ogun State Government House Today.

Urbanimages 'The Running Bride'

Published: August 19, 2013
Length: 05:01 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Olawale Olajide

Tlcg seminar abeokuta

Published: November 30, 2014
Length: 45:56 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Akintomide temilola

The tlcg members and the African coordinator teaching in sweet sensation hall, okelewo abeokuta.

MobiLaffs Video: Bimbola meets the BlackBerry Passport

Published: April 14, 2015
Length: 23:11 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Yomi Adegboye

MobiLaffs is a new humourous look at some of the phones you have come to love and/or hate.

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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.

Mudashiru Lawal

Mudashiru Babatunde "Muda" Lawal (8 June 1954 in Abeokuta – 6 July 1991 in Ibadan) was a Nigerian football Midfielder.

Located at 7.17472, 3.38611 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
1954 births, 1991 deaths, Nigerian footballers, Nigerian expatriate footballers, Olympic footballers of Nigeria, Footballers at the 1980 Summer Olympics, Nigeria international footballers, 1976 African Cup of Nations players, 1978 African Cup of Nations players, 1980 African Cup of Nations players, 1982 African Cup of Nations players, 1984 African Cup of Nations players, Shooting Stars F.C. players

MKO Abiola Stadium

MKO Abiola Stadium is a multi-use stadium in Abeokuta, Nigeria. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home stadium of Gateway F.C.. The stadium has a capacity of 15,000 people.

Located at 7.1325, 3.35528 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Nigeria

Abeokuta South

Abeokuta South is a Local Government Area in Ogun State, Nigeria. The headquarters of the LGA are at Ake Abeokuta{{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:7|09|00|N|3|21|00|E|region:AU_type:city_source:GNS-enwiki | |name= }}. It has an area of 71 km² and a population of 250,278 at the 2006 census. The postal code of the area is 110. It was represented by Dimeji Bankole, the former speaker of the House of Representatives, from 2003 to 2011.

Located at 7.15, 3.35 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Local Government Areas in Ogun State


Odeda (or Awdeda) is a Local Government Area and town in Ogun State, Nigeria. The headquarters of the LGA are at Odeda on the on the A5 highway{{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:7|13|00|N|3|31|00|E|region:AU_type:city_source:GNS-enwiki | |name= }}. It has an area of 1,560 km² and a population of 109,449 at the 2006 census. The postal code of the area is 110.

Located at 7.21667, 3.51667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Local Government Areas in Ogun State, Populated places in Ogun State


Ago-Oba is electoral ward 13 in the city of Abeokuta, Ogun State, Nigeria. It is part of the Abeokuta South Local Government Area.

Located at 7.15, 3.35 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Ogun State, Nigerian royalty

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Abeokuta, أبيوكوتا, ابوکاتا, אבאוקוטה, QAT, アベオクタ, Абеокута, 아베오쿠타, ابیوکوتا, Abẹ́òkúta, 阿贝奥库塔