in Région de Thiès, Senegal
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 14.789 and -16.926 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 14° 47' 21" and W -16° 55' 33"
- 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: 04:15 PM (Saturday)
- Timezone: Africa/Dakar
- UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:37 am and 7:35 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -15.400 and 166.017 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Geonames.org
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
Thiès in Région de Thiès is a city in Senegal about 35 mi (or 57 km) east of Dakar, the country's capital city.
Local time in Thiès is now 04:15 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Africa / Dakar with an UTC offset of zero hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Thiès, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Senegal is Léopold Sédar Senghor International Airport in a distance of 38 mi (or 61 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 in Senegal is Island of Gorée in a distance of 23 mi (or 38 km), East.
When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Dakar, Fatick, Diourbel, Kaolack and Louga. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 31°C / 87 °F
|Morning Temperature||26°C / 79 °F|
|Evening Temperature||29°C / 84 °F|
|Night Temperature||24°C / 76 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1013 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Moderate breeze with 10 km/h (6 mph) from South-West|
|Cloud Conditions||Broken clouds, covering 57% of sky|
|General Conditions||Broken clouds|
Sunday, 7th of June 2020
32°C (89 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, broken clouds.
Monday, 8th of June 2020
32°C (89 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.
Tuesday, 9th of June 2020
31°C (88 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Few clouds, gentle breeze.
Videos from this area
These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.
Traditional Serere Drumming and Dance - Mariage at Fandene near Thies Senegal
danse et tamtam pendant le mariage de Louis Armstrong Gomes dans un village.
Senegal: Fille en Cuisine (Girl in the Kitchen)
Young journalists follow a girl through the process of going to the market and making dinner.
SABAR ''NDEUP'' AZIZ NIANE ET LE GROUPE SOLEIL LE VENT
Sénégal ne dort pas, un grand Sabar à Thiès au quartier Diakhao. SENEWCOM MÉDIA pour combler un vide! En fait, notre étude porte sur l'analyse des grilles de programmes et des cahiers...
One Minute: Classroom in a village - Une classe dans un village - Senegal Africa
One minute of your time spent in a classroom in a small village in Africa. Eine Minute Ihrer Zeit mit Kindern in einem Klassenzimmer in Afrika verbracht. - Filming Editing William Betaille.
Baobab Fruit Company Senegal - Harvesting and Producing
Baobab Fruit Company Senegal. The harvesting trip inside Villages near Tambacounda (Senegal), and the working of Baobab Fruit pods.
Vitamin A supplementation during Child Health Days in Senegal
In May 2010, the Micronutrient Initiative joined a group of health workers in Senegal as they fanned out across the region to deliver a package of life-saving interventions, including deworming...
2009 Sénégal Thiès, Entre Saint Louis et Dakar
La route Saint-Louis Dakar, en voiture, en passant par Thiès et ses Délices WIKIPEDIA : Ancien lieu de garnison, nœud ferroviaire et routier remarquablement situé sur l'axe Saint-Louis-Dakar...
Conseil municipal de Thiès
Le premier Adjoint a eu chaud aujourd'hui à thiès. Hué et insulté par des centaines de personnes de tous les partis politiques (des militants du rewmi compris) qui ont envahi la mairie...
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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.
See also Thiess/Thies (name). Thiès is the third largest city in Senegal with a population officially estimated at 320,000 in 2005. It lies 60 km east of Dakar on the N2 road and at the junction of railway lines to Dakar, Bamako and St-Louis. It is the capital of Thiès Region and is a major industrial city.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Thiès.