in Okrika of Rivers State, Nigeria
- 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: 05:56 PM (Friday)
- Timezone: Africa/Lagos
- UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:45 am and 6:45 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -2.777 and -171.717 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Kanton Village
- This place on Geonames.org
Safety Score: 3,2 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: 2020-02-21 07:21:35
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 05:56 PM (Friday). 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: 41°C / 106 °F
|Morning Temperature||33°C / 91 °F|
|Evening Temperature||29°C / 85 °F|
|Night Temperature||27°C / 81 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1008 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Calm with 1 km/h (1 mph) from West|
|Cloud Conditions||Few clouds, covering 22% of sky|
|General Conditions||Few clouds|
Saturday, 22nd of February 2020
41°C (105 °F)
28°C (82 °F)
Scattered clouds, calm.
Sunday, 23rd of February 2020
34°C (94 °F)
27°C (81 °F)
Broken clouds, light breeze.
Monday, 24th of February 2020
38°C (100 °F)
27°C (81 °F)
Light rain, calm, scattered clouds.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Videos from this area
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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.
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