in Région de Thiès, Senegal
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 14.167 and -16.833 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 14° 10' 0" and W -16° 49' 59"
- 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: 04:40 PM (Saturday)
- Timezone: Africa/Dakar
- UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:38 am and 7:34 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -15.400 and 166.017 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Safety Score: 3,5 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Senegal.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Senegal. Last Update: 2020-06-06 07:20:59
Joal-Fadiout in Région de Thiès with it's 36,735 citizens is a place in Senegal about 55 mi (or 88 km) south-east of Dakar, the country's capital city.
Current time in Joal-Fadiout is now 04:40 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Africa / Dakar with an UTC offset of zero hours. We know of 8 airports near Joal-Fadiout, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Senegal is Kaolack Airport in a distance of 52 mi (or 84 km), 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 38 mi (or 61 km), North-East.
While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Fatick, Thies, Banjul, Kaolack and Diourbel. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 30°C / 86 °F
|Morning Temperature||30°C / 86 °F|
|Evening Temperature||30°C / 86 °F|
|Night Temperature||25°C / 77 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1013 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from South-West|
|Cloud Conditions||Broken clouds, covering 78% of sky|
|General Conditions||Light rain|
Sunday, 7th of June 2020
31°C (87 °F)
24°C (74 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, scattered clouds.
Monday, 8th of June 2020
27°C (81 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Broken clouds, gentle breeze.
Tuesday, 9th of June 2020
28°C (83 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
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Attractions and noteworthy things
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Joal-Fadiouth is a village at the end of the Petite Côte of Senegal, south-east of Dakar. Joal lies on the mainland, while Fadiouth, linked by a bridge, lies on an island of clam shells, which are also used in local architecture and crafts. The village has no motorised transport evidenced by the sign on entering. It has large Christian and Muslim populations with cemeteries on another shell island. Another attraction is granaries on stilts in the water.
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Fadiout, Joal, Fadiouth, Joal-Fadiout