in Fatick, Senegal
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 13.883 and -16.367 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 13° 52' 59" and W -16° 22' 0"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Franc - XOF
- Spoken languages:
- French, Wolof
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 03:21 AM (Friday)
- Timezone: Africa/Dakar
- UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:53 am and 7:22 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -15.400 and 166.017 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Wikipedia
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Sokone in Fatick with it's 11,680 inhabitants is a city in Senegal about 91 mi (or 147 km) south-east of Dakar, the country's capital.
Local time in Sokone is now 03:21 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named Africa / Dakar with an UTC offset of zero hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Sokone, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Senegal is Kaolack Airport in a distance of 28 mi (or 45 km), North-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Senegal is Island of Gorée in a distance of 56 mi (or 91 km), North.
Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Kaolack, Fatick, Banjul, Kerewan and Brikama. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 25°C / 77 °F
|Morning Temperature||27°C / 80 °F|
|Evening Temperature||24°C / 76 °F|
|Night Temperature||26°C / 79 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||18%|
|Air Pressure||1012.4 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from North-East|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky|
|General Conditions||Heavy intensity rain|
Saturday, 24th of August 2019
26°C (79 °F)
31°C (87 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.
Sunday, 25th of August 2019
26°C (79 °F)
26°C (78 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Monday, 26th of August 2019
22°C (72 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Very heavy rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.
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Attractions and noteworthy things
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Saloum Delta or Sine-Saloum Delta is a river delta in Senegal at the mouth of the Saloum River where it flows into the North Atlantic Ocean. The delta covers 180,000 hectares. It extends 72.5 kilometers along the coastline and 35 kilometers inland. In 2011, a 145,811-hectare portion of the delta was designated a UNESCO World Heritage site. The site contains "brackish channels encompassing over 200 islands and islets, mangrove forest, an Atlantic marine environment, and dry forest.
Sokone is a town in the Fatick Region of central Senegal. Sokone is a tranquil town on the Southeastern Sine-Saloum Delta amid the mangroves. It is located on the road from Kaolack to Banjul, 50km south of Kaolack and 66km north of Banjul. During the colonial period, the town was a peanut port and the old warehouses can still be seen around town along with a large number of peanut fields in the surrounding country side.
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