in Région de Thiès, Senegal

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
14.513 and -17.004 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 14° 30' 45" and W -17° 0' 16"
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: 03:22 AM (Friday)
Timezone: Africa/Dakar
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:55 am and 7:25 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-15.400 and 166.017 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Explore Nguékhokh

Nguékhokh in Région de Thiès with it's 17,885 inhabitants is a city in Senegal about 32 mi (or 51 km) south-east of Dakar, the country's capital.

Local time in Nguékhokh is now 03:22 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 Nguékhokh, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Senegal is Léopold Sédar Senghor International Airport in a distance of 36 mi (or 58 km), North-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 in Senegal is Island of Gorée in a distance of 29 mi (or 47 km), East. If you need a place to sleep, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Thies, Dakar, Fatick, Diourbel and Kaolack. 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: 27°C / 81 °F

Morning Temperature 28°C / 82 °F
Evening Temperature 26°C / 78 °F
Night Temperature 26°C / 79 °F
Chance of rainfall 5%
Air Humidity 77%
Air Pressure 1011.9 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Saturday, 24th of August 2019

26°C (80 °F)
27°C (80 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.

Sunday, 25th of August 2019

26°C (79 °F)
26°C (79 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Monday, 26th of August 2019

24°C (76 °F)
26°C (78 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

The Rhino Resort Hotel & Spa

4,8 mi
Rue du Karting
499 Saly

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


4,8 mi
Quartier Saly Tapé
1231 Saly

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin:
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Videos from this area

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

zouzou baby a mbour nguékokh....wmv

Published: April 15, 2012
Length: 03:17 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Zouzou Baby

un gars tres con...loool... rgarder ce video...

Traversée de la Somone en Charette

Published: October 03, 2012
Length: 07:48 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: senegalie ngaparou

Traversée de la Somone en Charette. Superbe balade au milieu des palétuviers. Plus d'info sur :

Doundoumba - Aye Bangoura.wmv

Published: April 10, 2012
Length: 24:35 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Janne Haugen

ENGLISH: In this film Aye Bangoura shows me how to dance the dance Doundoumba. Aye Bangoura teach me doundoumbar in the forest at Saly, Mbour, Senegal FRANÇAIS: Dans ce film montre Aye ...

Zebra Quad Ngaparou Saly Portudal Senegal

Published: April 16, 2011
Length: 18:25 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: maianebeaute

Départ d'excursion à Zebra Quad pour une balade gastronomique à Popenguine.

Zebra Quad Ngaparou Saly Portudal Senegal

Published: April 16, 2011
Length: 51:52 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: maianebeaute

Zebra Quad votre interlocuteur pour votre découverte de la petite côte au sénégal. Une flotte de 20 quads pour vos sorties entre amis.

Saly ulm 3 by awolnation

Published: September 20, 2013
Length: 22:23 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Manu adakar

allez ! cela faisait longtemps que je n'avais pas posté de vidéo, c'est reparti !!!!! Je tiens à signaler qu'aucun passager n'a été ni maltraité ni blessé !!!!

Dakar 12 - Saly Portudal

Published: May 06, 2012
Length: 36:37 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: snowcopito

hotel les Flamboyants saly sénégal

Published: May 14, 2008
Length: 02:58 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: stefvannes vidéo de présentation de ce très bel hôtel de charme situé au sénégal, au coeur de la station touristique de Saly-portudal. comprenant 35 chambres climatisées avec...

location maison saly Sénégal avec piscine pour 10 personnes

Published: January 30, 2011
Length: 41:58 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: almicast

Notre maison baptisée "Au Soleil" est une maison plein pied donnant sur la grande terrasse et la piscine. Elle est composée d'une cuisine et d'un salon-séjour équipés. De chaque côté...

Pluie sur Saly et Ngaparou au Sénégal

Published: October 10, 2012
Length: 05:57 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: senegalie ngaparou

Orage sur Ngaparou. Forte précipitation. Pluie sur Saly, Ngaparou au sénégal La commune procède à de vastes travaux de voirie pour réduire l'impact des orages torrentiels. Malgré de...

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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.


M'Bour or Mbour is a city in the Thiès Region of Senegal. It lies on the Petite Côte, approximately eighty kilometers south of Dakar. It is home to a population of 153,503 (2002 census). The city's major industries are tourism, fishing and peanut processing.

Located at 14.4167, -16.9667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Senegal, Thiès Region

M'bour Department

M'bour Department is one of the departments of Senegal, located in the Thiès Region. Its capital is M'Bour.

Located at 14.4525, -17.1375 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Departments of Senegal, Thiès Region

Álvaro Fernandes

Álvaro Fernandes (sometimes given erroneously as António Fernandes), was a 15th Century Portuguese slave-trader and explorer from Madeira, in the service of Henry the Navigator. He captained two important expeditions (in 1445 and 1446), which expanded the limit of the Portuguese discovery of the West African coast, probably as far as the northern borderlands of modern Guinea-Bissau.

Located at 14.5372, -17.1039 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Portuguese explorers, Explorers of Africa, 15th century in Africa, 15th-century explorers, Maritime history of Portugal, People from Madeira, 15th-century Portuguese people


Kirène is a small town in western Senegal about 70 km from the capital, Dakar.

Located at 14.6692, -17.0414 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Senegal

Circuit de Dakar Baobabs

The Circuit de Dakar Baobabs is a racing circuit located near the village of Sindia in Senegal. It is the first permanent racing circuit of West Africa and homologated by the FIA in 2009. The track is used mainly for local races and championships, including the Dakar 6 hours race, organised for the 30th time in 2010.

Located at 14.5924, -17.0226 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Motorsport venues in Senegal

Blaise Diagne International Airport

The Blaise Diagne International Airport is an international airport under construction near the town of Ndiass, Senegal. It will serve as a new airport for Dakar, as the old Léopold Sédar Senghor International Airport is becoming too small for future operations. The airport was originally expected to be operational at the end of the year 2011, but this date was pushed back by almost a year in September of that year.

Located at 14.6711, -17.0669 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Airports in Senegal, Proposed airports


Fandène is a small village in Senegal about 7 km from Thiès. It is inhabited by the Serer people.

Located at 14.45, -16.9167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Serer country, Villages in Senegal

Districts of the same city

These districts belong to Nguékhokh.

Other districts

These are districts that are close by, but belong to a different city than Nguékhokh.

Popular in vicinity

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Nguékohe, Nguékorh, Nguékoh, Nguékokh, Nguékhokh