in Yunusari of Yobe State, Nigeria

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
13.100 and 12.108 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 13° 5' 58" and E 12° 6' 28"
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: 08:01 PM (Saturday)
Timezone: Africa/Niamey
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:45 am and 6:31 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-14.217 and -169.425 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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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: 2024-05-18 08:26:29

Delve into Kanamma

Kanamma in Yunusari (Yobe State) is a city located in Nigeria about 419 mi (or 675 km) north-east of Abuja, the country's capital town.

Current time in Kanamma is now 08:01 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Africa / Niamey with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 1 airports closer to Kanamma. The closest airport in Nigeria is Maiduguri International Airport in a distance of 108 mi (or 174 km), South-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

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Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 40°C / 104 °F

Morning Temperature 26°C / 79 °F
Evening Temperature 37°C / 99 °F
Night Temperature 30°C / 87 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 6%
Air Pressure 1009 hPa
Wind Speed Fresh Breeze with 13 km/h (8 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 4% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Sunday, 19th of May 2024

41°C (105 °F)
31°C (88 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Monday, 20th of May 2024

41°C (106 °F)
33°C (91 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, few clouds.

Tuesday, 21st of May 2024

42°C (108 °F)
34°C (94 °F)
Sky is clear, fresh breeze, clear sky.

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.


Yunusari is a Local Government Area in Yobe State, Nigeria. Its headquarters are in the town of Kanamma (or Kanama) in the north-east of the area on the Burun Gana River at {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:13|06|15|N|12|04|20|E|region:NG_type:city_source:GNS-enwiki | |name= }}. It shares a border in the north with The Republic of Niger. It has an area of 3,790 km² and a population of 125,821 at the 2006 census. The postal code of the area is 632.

Located at 13.1042, 12.0722 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Local Government Areas in Yobe State

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Kanamma, Kanama, Kanamga