in Irewole of Osun State, Nigeria

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
7.372 and 4.187 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 7° 22' 20" and E 4° 11' 14"
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: 04:43 AM (Friday)
Timezone: Africa/Lagos
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:43 am and 6:26 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: 2023-12-07 08:19:30

Discover Ikire

Ikire in Irewole (Osun State) with it's 222,160 citizens is a town in Nigeria about 254 mi (or 409 km) south-west of Abuja, the country's capital city.

Current time in Ikire is now 04:43 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lagos with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports near Ikire, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Nigeria is Ibadan Airport in a distance of 14 mi (or 23 km), West. 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 36 mi (or 59 km), North-East.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Apomu, Egbeda, Iyana-Ofa, Akanran and Gbongan. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 33°C / 91 °F

Morning Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Evening Temperature 30°C / 86 °F
Night Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 43%
Air Pressure 1013 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 47% of sky
General Conditions Scattered clouds

Saturday, 9th of December 2023

34°C (94 °F)
24°C (76 °F)
Few clouds, gentle breeze.

Sunday, 10th of December 2023

35°C (95 °F)
25°C (76 °F)
Scattered clouds, light breeze.

Monday, 11th of December 2023

35°C (96 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

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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.


Ikire is a town in Osun State, Nigeria. Historical Background PRINCE AKINRERE, a renowned elephant hunter from Ile-Ife, founded the Ikire Township. Prince Akinrere was said to have sought the permission of his father Ewuwemi, the Ooni of Ife, to undertake an adventure for establishing his own town that he would reign as Oba. As it was the custom in those days, Ifa Oracle had to be consulted before important decision could be taken.

Located at 7.36, 4.185 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
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Populated places in Osun State


Irewole is a Local Government Area in Osun State, Nigeria. Its headquarters are in the town of Ikire in the south of the area at{{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:7|21|40|N|4|11|00|E|region:AU_type:city_source:GNS-enwiki | |name= }}. It has an area of 271 km² and a population of 143,599 at the 2006 census. The postal code of the area is 221.

Located at 7.36111, 4.18333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Local Government Areas in Osun State


Isokan is a Local Government Area in Osun State, Nigeria. Its headquarters are in the town of Apomu at{{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:7|20|00|N|4|11|00|E|region:AU_type:city_source:GNS-enwiki | |name= }}. It has an area of 179 km² and a population of 103,177 at the 2006 census. The postal code of the area is 221.

Located at 7.33333, 4.18333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Local Government Areas in Osun State

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