in Ilesha West of Osun State, Nigeria
- Osun-Osogbo Sacred Grove (Unesco heritage, 16 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 7.628 and 4.742 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 7° 37' 40" and E 4° 44' 29"
- 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: 09:18 PM (Thursday)
- Timezone: Africa/Lagos
- UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:57 am and 6:52 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: 3,2 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: 2020-02-20 07:22:17
Ilesa in Ilesha West (Osun State) with it's 277,904 citizens is a place in Nigeria about 213 mi (or 342 km) south-west of Abuja, the country's capital city.
Current time in Ilesa is now 09:18 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lagos with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 9 airports near Ilesa, of which two are larger airports. The closest airport in Nigeria is Akure Airport in a distance of 46 mi (or 75 km), South-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 16 mi (or 25 km), North-West.
While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Ijebu-Jesa, Osu, Iperindo, Ibokun and Efon-Alaaye. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 42°C / 107 °F
|Morning Temperature||42°C / 107 °F|
|Evening Temperature||32°C / 90 °F|
|Night Temperature||22°C / 71 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1004 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Calm with 1 km/h (1 mph) from South|
|Cloud Conditions||Few clouds, covering 11% of sky|
|General Conditions||Few clouds|
Friday, 21st of February 2020
38°C (101 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Scattered clouds, light breeze.
Saturday, 22nd of February 2020
42°C (108 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Sky is clear, calm, few clouds.
Sunday, 23rd of February 2020
41°C (105 °F)
22°C (71 °F)
Scattered clouds, calm.
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.
Ilesa is a city located in the south west of Nigeria; it is also the name of a historic state (also known as Ijesha or Ijesa) centered around that city. The state was ruled by a monarch bearing the title of Owa Obokun Adimula of Ijesaland. The state of Ilesa consisted of Ilesa itself and a number of smaller surrounding cities. The Ijesa, a term also denoting the people of the state of Ilesa, are part of the present Osun State of Nigeria, Osun State was part of old Oyo state.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Ilesa.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know: