in Okrika of Rivers State, Nigeria

Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
4.742 and 7.084 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 4° 44' 31" and E 7° 5' 1"
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:
6:24 am and 6:16 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-2.777 and -171.717 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Kanton 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: 2023-11-29 08:14:52

Touring Okrika

Okrika in Okrika (Rivers State) with it's 133,271 residents is a town located in Nigeria about 300 mi (or 482 km) south of Abuja, the country's capital place.

Time in Okrika 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 nearby Okrika. The closest airport in Nigeria is Port Harcourt International Airport in a distance of 21 mi (or 34 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

Need some hints on where to stay? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Nchia, Port Harcourt, Ogu, Rumuodomaya and Saakpenwa. 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 24°C / 76 °F
Evening Temperature 28°C / 83 °F
Night Temperature 26°C / 78 °F
Chance of rainfall 1%
Air Humidity 56%
Air Pressure 1011 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 60% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Friday, 1st of December 2023

31°C (88 °F)
25°C (78 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Saturday, 2nd of December 2023

31°C (88 °F)
25°C (78 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Sunday, 3rd of December 2023

32°C (90 °F)
25°C (78 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Swiss International Mabisel

5,0 mi

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 14:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Le Meridien Ogeyi Place

7,8 mi
Port Harcourt

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


7,4 mi
500001 Port Harcout

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 14:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Выдача багажа в Порт Харкорт / Arrival Hall in Port Harcourt

Published: August 04, 2014
Length: 57:57 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Andrey A.

Baggage belt in Port Harcourt Arrival Hall during reconstruction of main building. Выдача багажа в аэропорту Порт Харкорт. Временное помещение...

The Port Harcourt Arts Society...coming soon

Published: November 10, 2012
Length: 04:21 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: pharso

Video trailer of season's performances featuring the PHARSO ensemble of choir and orchestra, conducted by Emaeyak Peter Sylvanus.

Nigeria Scouting Trip Update

Published: May 02, 2012
Length: 53:03 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: ImpactNigeria

We are finally finished with the meetings and logistical leg of Impact Nigeria! Now we're moving on to the grunt work where things start being put into motion and our men on the ground in Port...

Eyes on Nigeria: Government evicts community

Published: December 21, 2010
Length: 55:37 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Amnesty International USA

http://www.amnestyusa.org/all-countries/nigeria/page.do?id=1011212 Short film about forced eviction in the Ngofaka-polo Waterfront community Port Harcourt, Nigeria. Njemanze and Abonnema Wharf.

Delta Nigeria - The Rape of Paradise by George Osodi

Published: August 18, 2010
Length: 08:54 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: trolleybooks

For more than five centuries the fortunes of the Niger Delta have been closely tied to that of the global economy. For its slave ports, then palm oil industry, and most recently, through the...

Rivinfo award night

Published: March 07, 2013
Length: 05:01 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: RiversStateGov NG

Introduction to Pro Natura International Nigeria

Published: July 13, 2007
Length: 23:34 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: pronaturanigeria

An introduction to the Coastal Development Initiative and the work of Pro-Natura International Nigeria by it founders, Chief Bill Knight, Nalagoa Chris Alagoa and the people of Akassa Kingdom...

Нигерийский МАРПОЛ Инспектор требует взятку

Published: August 04, 2014
Length: 39:43 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Andrey A.

MARPOL Inspector asking for $100 to close a small case. Quality of sound is not good, but it only the one we I have. МАРПОЛ Инспектор требует взятку за нарушен...

Africa - Europe Insight Episode 8: Abuloma Gateway to the Niger Delta

Published: December 03, 2014
Length: 26:47 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Africa - Europe Insight

The Sunny Ofehe Show looks at Abuloma as the gateway to the Niger Delta with environmental pollution resulting from oil spills and illegal oil bunkering activities. Jobless youths resorting...

Advert Couple's Classic

Published: July 19, 2014
Length: 08:33 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Chukwudum Obi

Comedy Club & Couple's Classic. An evening out with the couples of Dominion City Satellite Church Woji.

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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.


Okrika is a port town in Rivers State, Nigeria, capital of the Local Government Area of the same name. The town is situated on a small island just south of Port Harcourt, making it a suburb of the much larger city. The average elevation of Okrika is 452 metres. It lies on the north of the Bonny River and on Okrika Island, 35 miles (56 km) upstream from the Bight of Biafra. The town can be reached by vessels of a draft of 29 feet (9 metres) or less.

Located at 4.74, 7.083 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Rivers State, Local Government Areas in Rivers State

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