Ilesa
in Ilesha West of Osun State, Nigeria

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Location Summary
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: 01:08 PM (Sunday)
Timezone: Africa/Lagos
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:34 am and 6:55 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-8.542 and -172.516 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Atafu Village
References
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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: 2019-08-18 07:22:14

Discover Ilesa

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 01:08 PM (Sunday). 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. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 29°C / 84 °F

Morning Temperature 21°C / 70 °F
Evening Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Night Temperature 21°C / 70 °F
Chance of rainfall 3%
Air Humidity 62%
Air Pressure 1012.1 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 69% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Monday, 19th of August 2019

23°C (74 °F)
21°C (70 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Tuesday, 20th of August 2019

23°C (74 °F)
21°C (70 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Wednesday, 21st of August 2019

23°C (73 °F)
21°C (70 °F)
Overcast 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.

Ilesa

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.

Located at 7.61667, 4.73333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Osun State

Effon-Alaiye

Effon-Alaiye or Efon-Alaaye is a town in the Ekiti State of southwestern Nigeria, inhabited by Yoruba people. The population in 1983 was over 100,000.

Located at 7.68, 4.815 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Ekiti State

Oriade

Oriade is a Local Government area in the northeastern part of Osun State. It is predominantly occupied by the Ijesa people. Its capital is Ijebu-Jesa (or Ijebu Ijesha) in the north of the area at{{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:7|41|00|N|4|49|00|E|region:AU_type:city_source:GNS-enwiki | |name= }}. It has an area of 465 km² and a population of 148,617 at the 2006 census. The postal code of the area is 233.

Located at 7.68333, 4.81667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Local Government Areas in Osun State

Oshogbo Stadium

Oshogbo Stadium is a multi-use stadium in Osogbo, Osun State, Nigeria. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home stadium of Prime F.C. and Ila Orangun FC. The stadium has a capacity of 10,000 people.

Located at 7.79389, 4.57222 (Lat. / Lng.), about 16 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Nigeria

Atakunmosa East

Atakunmosa East (is a Local Government Area in Osun State, Nigeria. Its headquarters are in the town of Iperindo in the east of the area at{{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:7|30|00|N|4|49|00|E|region:AU_type:city_source:GNS-enwiki | |name= }}. It has an area of 238 km² and a population of 76,197 at the 2006 census. The postal code of the area is 233.

Located at 7.5, 4.81667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Local Government Areas in Osun State

Atakunmosa West

Atakunmosa West is a Local Government Area in Osun State, Nigeria. Its headquarters are in the town of Osu (or Oshu) in the north of the area at{{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:7|35|00|N|4|37|00|E|region:AU_type:city_source:GNS-enwiki | |name= }}. It has an area of 577 km² and a population of 68,643 at the 2006 census. The postal code of the area is 233.

Located at 7.58333, 4.61667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Local Government Areas in Osun State

Obokun

Obokun is a Local Government Area in Osun State, Nigeria. Its headquarters are in the town of Ibokun at{{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:7|47|00|N|4|43|00|E|region:AU_type:city_source:GNS-enwiki | |name= }}. It has an area of 527 km² and a population of 116,511 at the 2006 census. The postal code of the area is 233. Other towns include Imesi-Ile, Esa-Oke and Ora.

Located at 7.78333, 4.71667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Local Government Areas in Osun State, Populated places in Osun State

A122 highway (Nigeria)

The A122 highway is a highway in Nigeria. It is one of the east-west roads linking the main south-north roads. (It is named from the two highways it links). It runs from the A1 highway at Ibadan, the capital of Oyo State to the A2 highway at Benin City, Edo State. The main towns on the route are Gbongan, Ilesa, Akure and Owo.

Located at 7.58365, 4.66618 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Roads in Nigeria


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Ilesha, Ilesa