in Iwo of Osun State, Nigeria
- Osun-Osogbo Sacred Grove (Unesco heritage, 27 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 7.635 and 4.182 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 7° 38' 6" and E 4° 10' 53"
- 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: 12:06 PM (Saturday)
- Timezone: Africa/Lagos
- UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:30 am and 6:26 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: 3,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Nigeria.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Nigeria. Last Update: 2019-10-19 07:22:25
Delve into Iwo
Iwo in Iwo (Osun State) with it's 250,443 habitants is located in Nigeria about 247 mi (or 397 km) south-west of Abuja, the country's capital town.
Current time in Iwo is now 12:06 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lagos with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports close to Iwo, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Nigeria is Ibadan Airport in a distance of 23 mi (or 38 km), South-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 27 mi (or 43 km), East.
While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Ile-Ogbo, Bode Osi, Iyana-Ofa, Gbongan and Awo. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 28°C / 82 °F
|Morning Temperature||22°C / 72 °F|
|Evening Temperature||23°C / 74 °F|
|Night Temperature||22°C / 72 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||12%|
|Air Pressure||1009.7 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Light breeze with 4 km/h (3 mph) from North|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 91% of sky|
|General Conditions||Heavy intensity rain|
Sunday, 20th of October 2019
27°C (81 °F)
21°C (70 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Monday, 21st of October 2019
29°C (85 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, scattered clouds.
Tuesday, 22nd of October 2019
32°C (89 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Moderate rain, calm, broken clouds.
Videos from this area
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OAU Masjid Building Update Aug 2011
Construction Progress on the Obafemi Awolowo University Central Mosque from August 2010 to August 2011.
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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.
Iwo is a city in Osun State, Nigeria that is the seat of the Iwo Kingdom, a traditional state. The Iwo people, like all other people of Yoruba stock are said to have belonged to Ile-Ife from where they migrated sometimes in the 14th century. The earliest settlement initiated by Adekola Telu a prince from Ife. Adekola Telu was the son of the 16th Ooni of Ife a female called Luwo Gbagida.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Iwo.
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