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: 03:00 PM (Monday)
Timezone: Africa/Lagos
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:33 am and 7:05 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: 3,8 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: 2024-06-24 08:00:22

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 03:00 PM (Monday). 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.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 30°C / 87 °F

Morning Temperature 23°C / 74 °F
Evening Temperature 27°C / 80 °F
Night Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Chance of rainfall 6%
Air Humidity 64%
Air Pressure 1012 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 94% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Tuesday, 25th of June 2024

31°C (88 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Wednesday, 26th of June 2024

28°C (83 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Thursday, 27th of June 2024

29°C (85 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast 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.

How to grow healthy hair in protective styles(Ghana weaving, braids)+no more itchy scalp

Published: January 24, 2019
Length: 45:29 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Gracie Wandyte

Ghana weaving, braids,cornrows can cause itchy scalp and stunted growth. In this video I show and explain how to keep your hair and scalp healthy. Enjoy.

Finding Beauty, Olumo travel film

Published: June 30, 2018
Length: 03:22 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Ariyo Media

Third Episode of the Finding Beauty with Ariyo travel series. Finally made this trip to Olumo. One of my most amazing times this year spent totally admiring and ...

My Trip to Abeokuta , Ogun , Nigeria.

Published: December 22, 2018
Length: 23:21 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Alexis Amachree

Location is Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library, Green Legacy Resort. It was an amazing experience!!. Thank you Abeokuta.

The Entrepreneurs’ Hangout Show With Emmanuel Akande | ZoneTv

Published: December 23, 2018
Length: 47:11 min
Rating: 0 of 5

The holiday is over so is the anticipation for the entrepreneurs hangout show Our guest for the first edition of this show is a seasoned cinematographer and ...


Published: August 31, 2018
Length: 45:12 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: OOPL Cinemas

This movie explores the lives of an identical twins named Ajoke and Deborah who is suffering from the same mental illness. They got separated from birth ...

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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

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Abeokuta.

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