Birnin Magaji
in Birnin Magaji-Kiyaw of Zamfara State, Nigeria

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
12.559 and 6.895 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 12° 33' 33" and E 6° 53' 40"
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: 03:38 PM (Thursday)
Timezone: Africa/Lagos
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:57 am and 6:34 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-13.483 and -172.783 (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: 2023-02-02 07:37:15

Discover Birnin Magaji

Birnin Magaji in Birnin Magaji-Kiyaw (Zamfara State) is a town in Nigeria about 245 mi (or 395 km) north of Abuja, the country's capital city.

Current time in Birnin Magaji is now 03:38 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lagos with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports near Birnin Magaji. The closest airport in Nigeria is Gusau Airport in a distance of 30 mi (or 48 km), South-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Zurmi, Kaura Namoda, Batsari, Bungudu and Gusau. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 31°C / 89 °F

Morning Temperature 21°C / 71 °F
Evening Temperature 33°C / 91 °F
Night Temperature 25°C / 77 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 12%
Air Pressure 1012 hPa
Wind Speed Fresh Breeze with 14 km/h (9 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Overcast clouds

Friday, 3rd of February 2023

33°C (92 °F)
26°C (79 °F)
Scattered clouds, moderate breeze.

Saturday, 4th of February 2023

35°C (96 °F)
28°C (82 °F)
Overcast clouds, moderate breeze.

Sunday, 5th of February 2023

36°C (97 °F)
27°C (80 °F)
Scattered clouds, moderate breeze.

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
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