in Cuvette Department, Republic of the Congo
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- -0.482 and 15.900 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- S -0° 28' 54" and E 15° 53' 59"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Franc - XAF
- Spoken languages:
- French, Kongo, Lingala
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 02:19 PM (Monday)
- Timezone: Africa/Brazzaville
- UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:44 am and 5:51 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- 4.680 and -160.397 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Arabata Village
- This place on Wikipedia
- This place on Geonames.org
Safety Score: 2,7 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Republic of the Congo.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Republic of the Congo. Last Update: 2023-09-25 08:05:35
Owando in Cuvette Department with it's 23,952 citizens is a city in Republic of the Congo about 265 mi (or 426 km) north of Brazzaville, the country's capital city.
Local time in Owando is now 02:19 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Africa / Brazzaville with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Owando. The closest is airport we know is Owando Airport in Brazil in a distance of 5 mi (or 8 km). 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: Ewo, Ouesso, Djambala, Mbandaka and Franceville. 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||21°C / 70 °F|
|Evening Temperature||28°C / 83 °F|
|Night Temperature||25°C / 76 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||1%|
|Air Pressure||1012 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from East|
|Cloud Conditions||Scattered clouds, covering 39% of sky|
|General Conditions||Light rain|
Tuesday, 26th of September 2023
32°C (90 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.
Wednesday, 27th of September 2023
31°C (88 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Broken clouds, light breeze.
Thursday, 28th of September 2023
31°C (87 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Moderate rain, light 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.
Cuvette is a department of the Republic of the Congo in the central part of the country. It borders the departments of Cuvette-Ouest, Likouala, Plateaux, and Sangha, and internationally, the Democratic Republic of the Congo. The capital is Owando. Cities and towns include Boundji, Makoua and Okoyo.
Owando is a town in the central Republic of the Congo, lying on the Kouyou River. It is the capital of Cuvette Department and an autonomous commune. It is home to a market and has an airport. It was formerly known as Fort Rousset.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Owando.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Fort Pousset, Ouando, Fort-Rousset, Owando, FTX, Овандо