in Gusau of Zamfara State, Nigeria
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 12.170 and 6.664 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 12° 10' 12" and E 6° 39' 50"
- 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: 04:16 PM (Tuesday)
- Timezone: Africa/Lagos
- UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:20 am and 6:58 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -13.483 and -172.783 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Safety Score: 3,9 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: 2021-06-16 08:28:49
Delve into Gusau
Gusau in Gusau (Zamfara State) with it's 226,857 habitants is a city located in Nigeria about 222 mi (or 358 km) north of Abuja, the country's capital town.
Current time in Gusau is now 04:16 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lagos with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports closer to Gusau. The closest airport in Nigeria is Gusau Airport in a distance of 2 mi (or 3 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Bungudu, Maru, Tsafe, Kaura Namoda and Birnin Magaji. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 29°C / 83 °F
|Morning Temperature||22°C / 72 °F|
|Evening Temperature||29°C / 83 °F|
|Night Temperature||25°C / 76 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||9%|
|Air Pressure||1013 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from East|
|Cloud Conditions||Broken clouds, covering 78% of sky|
|General Conditions||Moderate rain|
Wednesday, 4th of August 2021
30°C (86 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, scattered clouds.
Thursday, 5th of August 2021
28°C (83 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, broken clouds.
Friday, 6th of August 2021
27°C (80 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.
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.
The Gusau Dam holds a reservoir on the Sokoto River just upstream from Gusau, capital of Zamfara State in Nigeria. It supplies water to the city and neighboring communities. In 2006, the dam collapsed, killing 40 people and destroying 500 homes.
Gusau Airstrip or Gusau Airfield is an airstrip located in Gusau, the capital city of the Zamfara State in Nigeria.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Gusau.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Gusau, QUS, Гусау