Akure
in Akure South of Ondo State, Nigeria

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
7.253 and 5.193 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 7° 15' 9" and E 5° 11' 35"
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: 03:24 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Africa/Lagos
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:32 am and 6:52 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: 3,1 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: 2019-08-19 07:23:27

Explore Akure

Akure in Akure South (Ondo State) with it's 420,594 inhabitants is a city in Nigeria about 201 mi (or 323 km) south-west of Abuja, the country's capital.

Local time in Akure is now 03:24 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lagos with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 9 airports in the vicinity of Akure, of which two are larger airports. The closest airport in Nigeria is Akure Airport in a distance of 7 mi (or 12 km), East. 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 56 mi (or 90 km), North-West.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Ita-Ogbolu, Iju, Owena, Igbara-Oke and Bolorunduro. 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: 24°C / 75 °F

Morning Temperature 21°C / 70 °F
Evening Temperature 21°C / 70 °F
Night Temperature 21°C / 70 °F
Chance of rainfall 4%
Air Humidity 87%
Air Pressure 1013.2 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Wednesday, 21st of August 2019

25°C (78 °F)
21°C (70 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Thursday, 22nd of August 2019

26°C (78 °F)
21°C (69 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Friday, 23rd of August 2019

26°C (79 °F)
21°C (70 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Videos from this area

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Just a tip

Published: June 19, 2014
Length: 08:13 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Joseph Olamide Ajala

First project on Flash Professional Software...I'm just so sure of improvement.


Marathon Fasting Oct. 2014 -Session 1.1

Published: October 03, 2014
Length: 33:56 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Prayer Centre Church of God

Quarterly Marathon Fasting Program at PCCG, KM 7, Idanre Road, Akure, Ondo State. Ministering: Prophet Samson Oluwamodede.


Automatic Miracle Hour, September 2014

Published: September 01, 2014
Length: 48:18 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Prayer Centre Church of God

The monthly Automatic Miracle Hour at the Prayer Centre Church of God, KM 7, Idanre Road, Akure. Ministering: Samson Oluwamodede and other anointed men of God.


Azonto Futa going Crazy.3gp

Published: September 29, 2012
Length: 35:42 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: oladayo oyedele

Abiola Boys going Gaga.


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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.

Akure

Akure is a city in the southwestern region of Nigeria, and is the largest city and capital of Ondo State. The city has a population of approximately 387,087. The people are of the Yoruba ethnic group.

Located at 7.25, 5.195 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Nigerian state capitals, Populated places in Ondo State, Akure

Akure Airport

Akure Airport is an airport serving Akure, the capital city of Ondo State, Nigeria.

Located at 7.24667, 5.30083 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Nigeria, Ondo State

Akure Township Stadium

Akure Township Stadium is a multi-use stadium in Akure, Nigeria. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home stadium of Sunshine Stars F.C. of the Nigerian Premier League. The stadium has a capacity of 15,000 spectators.

Located at 7.25861, 5.18972 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Nigeria, Ondo State


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Akuce, Akure, AKR, 아쿠레, Akurė, Акуре, اکورے, Àkúrẹ́, 阿庫雷