in Kolda, Senegal

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
12.894 and -14.941 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 12° 53' 38" and W -14° 56' 28"
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: 07:35 PM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Africa/Dakar
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:41 am and 7:30 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-13.183 and 166.567 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Discover Kolda

Kolda in Kolda with it's 58,809 citizens is a city in Senegal about 209 mi (or 336 km) south-east of Dakar, the country's capital city.

Local time in Kolda is now 07:35 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Dakar with an UTC offset of zero hours. We know of 9 airports in the vicinity of Kolda, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Senegal is Kolda North Airport in a distance of 2 mi (or 3 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site is Kunta Kinteh Island and Related Sites in Gambia at a distance of 55 mi (or 89 km). The closest in Senegal is Saloum Delta in a distance of 75 mi (or 89 km), North-West.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Farim, Sedhiou, Georgetown, Bafata and Mansa Konko. 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: 34°C / 93 °F

Morning Temperature 34°C / 93 °F
Evening Temperature 34°C / 93 °F
Night Temperature 39°C / 103 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 70%
Air Pressure 1011.8 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 86% of sky
General Conditions Overcast clouds

Wednesday, 17th of July 2019

25°C (76 °F)
30°C (86 °F)
Moderate rain, overcast clouds.

Thursday, 18th of July 2019

24°C (75 °F)
29°C (83 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Friday, 19th of July 2019

24°C (76 °F)
31°C (88 °F)
Broken clouds, gentle breeze.

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.


Published: February 24, 2015
Length: 00:41 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Sama Bm

Le President Macky Sall a presidé le 21 fevrier 2015 la premiere journee de la foresterie au Senegal. Il a visite une belle expostion du PROGED 2 soutenu par la banque mondiale.


Published: March 09, 2011
Length: 56:39 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Matthew Lacy

Kankourang Manding Culture, Kolda: Senegal.

Discours: Cérémonie remise des titres de qualification aux bénéficiaires à Kolda

Published: November 28, 2013
Length: 45:27 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: ONFP Sénégal

Extrait du discours de M. Cheikh Sadibou DIA, Secrétaire Général du Ministère de la Formation Professionnelle, de l'Apprentissage et de l'Artisanat à l'occasion de la cérémonie de remise...

72 heures Espoir Sikilo

Published: April 09, 2010
Length: 35:02 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: KoldaNews

Première Edition des 72 heures de l'Espoir de Sikilo de Kolda (Senegal) du 23 au 25 Decembre 2009.


Published: November 06, 2009
Length: 40:30 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Atelier del Cartone animato

Jarama è un saluto in lingua Peul che ci mandano dall'Africa i bambini di Kolda, Animation des enfants de l'école primaire Sinthiang Coulibaly de Kold. By the childrens in a village of Kolda....

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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.


Kolda is a city located in southern Senegal. It is the capital city of Kolda Region, a region known historically and popularly as Haute Casamance.

Located at 12.8833, -14.95 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Kolda, Populated places in Senegal, Kolda Region, Regional capitals in Senegal, Casamance River

Kolda Department

Kolda Department is one of the departments of Senegal, located in the Kolda Region.

Located at 12.883, -14.95 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Departments of Senegal, Kolda Region

Kolda North Airport

Kolda North Airport is an airport serving Kolda, the capital of the Kolda Region (also known as Haute Casamance) in Senegal.

Located at 12.8983, -14.9681 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Senegal, Kolda Region

Popular in vicinity

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

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Kolda, KDA, Колда