Cap Skirring
in Ziguinchor, Senegal

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
12.350 and -16.717 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 12° 21' 0" and W -16° 43' 1"
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: 03:35 AM (Sunday)
Timezone: Africa/Dakar
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:40 am and 7:30 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-10.883 and 162.450 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Senegal in Western Africa

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

Discover Cap Skirring

Cap Skirring in Ziguinchor is a town in Senegal about 169 mi (or 272 km) south of Dakar, the country's capital city.

Current time in Cap Skirring is now 03:35 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Africa / Dakar with an UTC offset of zero hours. We know of 8 airports near Cap Skirring, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Senegal is Cap Skirring Airport in a distance of 5 mi (or 7 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site is Kunta Kinteh Island and Related Sites in Gambia at a distance of 98 mi (or 158 km). The closest in Senegal is Saloum Delta in a distance of 131 mi (or 158 km), North-East. Looking for a place to stay? we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Ziguinchor, Cacheu, Brikama, Quinhamel and Banjul. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 37°C / 99 °F

Morning Temperature 24°C / 74 °F
Evening Temperature 32°C / 89 °F
Night Temperature 24°C / 76 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 33%
Air Pressure 1013 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 73% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Monday, 8th of June 2020

30°C (86 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Overcast clouds, light breeze.

Tuesday, 9th of June 2020

35°C (95 °F)
24°C (76 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Wednesday, 10th of June 2020

33°C (91 °F)
25°C (78 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Les Alizés Beach Resort

1,3 mi
Plage du Cap Skirring
BP21 Kabrousse

Time Information

Checkout: 19:00 - Checkin: 08:00
Weekday: 8:30 - 19:00
Weekend: 10:00 - 18:00

Videos from this area

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Walking Through Diembering

Published: January 18, 2014
Length: 27:09 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Bruce Ishikawa

Albert takes us on a walk through Diembering, a lovely village at the end of the road in Basse Casamance.

Beh, Beh

Published: January 18, 2013
Length: 49:12 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Nicolas Facello

moutons Sénégalais.

Les enfants de Ehidje 2014

Published: July 25, 2014
Length: 56:04 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Emmanuelle BILY Jérémie LE FLOC'H

Vidéo réalisée dans le village de Ehidje - L'Île des Féticheurs - Casamance / Sénégal - lors de notre passage avec notre voilier Tass en Mai 2014. Suivez notre blog : www.levoyagedetass.word...

A cap Skiring, je joue avec un volatile

Published: January 18, 2013
Length: 00:10 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Nicolas Facello

c'est quoi, une pintade ?

Kdeau Laure Cap Skirring

Published: March 31, 2010
Length: 02:08 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Charles IZARD

Vous trouverez Laure à la boutique dutty free de l'aéroport de Cap-Skirring, lors de vos départs. Offrez des Fleurs !!! Voir notre page spéciale sur le site

Casamance HD test Canon

Published: April 13, 2012
Length: 47:30 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Maurizio Pinto

La Cap Skirring HDC Foundation: Gnyma et Kiné témoignent des actions menées en faveur des villageois

Published: July 17, 2013
Length: 07:35 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: caphdcfoundation

la Cap SkirringHealth Development Childhood Foundation se bat au quotidien contre les points critiques qui tiennent la Casamance en sous-développement: l'éducation, le développement ...

Hibiscus palmeraie.wmv

Published: March 11, 2010
Length: 07:47 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: ausenegalcom

Hotel les hibiscus et villa Palemraie à cap skirring en casamance au Sénégal février 2010.


Published: September 28, 2012
Length: 39:09 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Bruiser Stone

On line dal 20 novembre 2012 il film.....stay tuned.

diaporama descriptif du site BAR DE LA MER ET SES CHAMBRES

Published: July 08, 2008
Length: 54:43 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: bardelamer


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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.

Cap Skirring

Cap Skirring, also spelled Cap Skiring, is a town on the Atlantic Ocean coast of the Basse Casamance (Ziguinchor) region of Senegal. It is a popular seaside resort with Europeans and has an airport and a golf course. The town was first occupied by fishermen. It was discovered by the French of Ziguinchor as a balneal zone in the 1960s. A landing strip for small planes was built at the end of 1960 by members of the Aero Club de Ziguinchor.

Located at 12.35, -16.7167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Senegal, Ziguinchor Region, Casamance

Cape Roxo

Cape Roxo, is a headland in West Africa, marking the westernmost frontier of Guinea-Bissau with Senegal. On the lower side is the São Domingos district of the Cacheu Region of the Republic of Guinea-Bissau, above it is the Oussouye Department of the Ziguinchor Region of the Republic of Senegal. Cape Roxo marks a significant angle shift in the outline of the African coast, with the coast running north-south above it, and turning southeast below it.

Located at 12.3356, -16.7131 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Headlands of Africa, Landforms of Senegal

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Cap Skirring, Cap Skiring, CSK