in Sangha Department, Republic of the Congo

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
1.614 and 16.052 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 1° 36' 48" and E 16° 3' 6"
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: 01:14 PM (Thursday)
Timezone: Africa/Brazzaville
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:51 am and 6:04 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
3.834 and -159.348 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Tereitannano Village
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Current travel safety evaluation for Republic of the Congo in Middle Africa

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: 2024-06-20 08:14:34

Discover Ouésso

Ouésso in Sangha Department with it's 23,915 citizens is a place in Republic of the Congo about 410 mi (or 659 km) north of Brazzaville, the country's capital city.

Current time in Ouésso is now 01:14 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Africa / Brazzaville with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports near Ouésso. The closest is airport we know is Ouesso Airport in Brazil in a distance of 1 mi (or 2 km). Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. The closest heritage site is Sangha Trinational in Cameroon at a distance of 77 mi (or 124 km).

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Nola, Impfondo, Owando, Berberati and Mbandaka. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 35°C / 95 °F

Morning Temperature 21°C / 70 °F
Evening Temperature 31°C / 87 °F
Night Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Chance of rainfall 1%
Air Humidity 41%
Air Pressure 1010 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 3 km/h (2 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 18% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Friday, 21st of June 2024

35°C (94 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Saturday, 22nd of June 2024

31°C (88 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, few clouds.

Sunday, 23rd of June 2024

31°C (87 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

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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.


Ouesso is a town in the northern Republic of the Congo, lying on the Sangha River and surrounded by rainforest. It is linked by ferry with Brazzaville and is known for the pygmy people who live nearby. It is the capital of the Sangha Region.

Located at 1.61361, 16.0517 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Sangha Department (Republic of the Congo), Populated places in the Republic of the Congo, Cameroon–Republic of the Congo border crossings

Ouésso Airport

Ouésso Airport is an airport serving Ouésso, a town in and the capital of the Sangha Department in the Republic of the Congo.

Located at 1.61583, 16.0378 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Sangha Department (Republic of the Congo), Airports in the Republic of the Congo

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Ouésso.

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