in Osogbo of Osun State, Nigeria
- Osun-Osogbo Sacred Grove (Unesco heritage, 1 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 7.771 and 4.557 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 7° 46' 15" and E 4° 33' 25"
- 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: 02:52 AM (Thursday)
- Timezone: Africa/Lagos
- UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:28 am and 6:25 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: 2019-10-16 07:22:50
Osogbo in Osogbo (Osun State) with it's 156,694 inhabitants is located in Nigeria about 220 mi (or 353 km) south-west of Abuja, the country's capital.
Local time in Osogbo is now 02:52 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lagos with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports in the wider vicinity of Osogbo, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Nigeria is Ilorin International Airport in a distance of 46 mi (or 75 km), North. 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 1 mi (or 2 km), South.
Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Ilobu, Ifon, Ede, Awo and Ibokun. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 28°C / 83 °F
|Morning Temperature||22°C / 71 °F|
|Evening Temperature||24°C / 75 °F|
|Night Temperature||22°C / 72 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||7%|
|Air Pressure||1010 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from North-East|
|Cloud Conditions||Broken clouds, covering 65% of sky|
|General Conditions||Moderate rain|
Friday, 18th of October 2019
26°C (79 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Saturday, 19th of October 2019
25°C (76 °F)
21°C (70 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Sunday, 20th of October 2019
25°C (77 °F)
21°C (69 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, calm, broken clouds.
Videos from this area
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Iwe ifa at ile ogbe alara osogbo
Cleaning of oke ipori, calling some enegy dawn with ewe ero iweifa.
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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.
Osogbo (also Oṣogbo, rarely Oshogbo) is a city in Nigeria, the capital of Osun State and a Local Government Area. The Local Government Area has an area of 47 km² and a population of 156,694 at the 2006 census; the postal code of the area is 230.
Osun-Osogbo or Osun-Osogbo Sacred Grove is a sacred forest along the banks of the Oshun River just outside the city of Osogbo, Osun State, Nigeria. The Osun-Osogbo Grove is among the last of the sacred forests which usually adjoined the edges of most Yoruba cities before extensive urbanization. Osun-Osgogbo festival is celebrated every year. Osun- worshippers come from all walks of life to celebrate this day.
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.
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Eshogbo, Oshogbo, Osogbo