in Fashoda, South Sudan

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
9.889 and 32.109 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 9° 53' 20" and E 32° 6' 33"
Currency and Currency Code:
Pound - SSP
Spoken languages:
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 09:46 AM (Sunday)
Timezone: Africa/Juba
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:13 am and 6:53 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-14.540 and -146.356 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for South Sudan in

Safety Score: 5,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning it is not safe to travel .

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning South Sudan. Last Update: 2021-01-23 08:36:26

Touring Kodok

Kodok in Fashoda is a town located in South Sudan about 2,310 mi (or 3,718 km) east of , the country's capital place.

Time in Kodok is now 09:46 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Africa / Juba with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 4 airports nearby Kodok. The closest is airport we know is Beica Airport in Ethiopia in a distance of 168 mi (or 270 km). Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Malakal, Nasir, Waat, Ayod and Renk. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 37°C / 98 °F

Morning Temperature 25°C / 76 °F
Evening Temperature 32°C / 90 °F
Night Temperature 28°C / 82 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 15%
Air Pressure 1008 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 62% of sky
General Conditions Broken clouds

Monday, 25th of January 2021

35°C (95 °F)
30°C (86 °F)
Few clouds, moderate breeze.

Tuesday, 26th of January 2021

32°C (90 °F)
29°C (84 °F)
Overcast clouds, gentle breeze.

Wednesday, 27th of January 2021

35°C (95 °F)
30°C (86 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.

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.

Fashoda Incident

The Fashoda Incident or "Fashoda Crisis" (1898) was the climax of imperial territorial disputes between Britain and France in Eastern Africa. A French expedition to Fashoda on the White Nile sought to gain control of the Nile River and thereby force Britain out of Egypt. The British held firm as Britain and France were on the verge of war. It ended in a diplomatic victory for the British.

Located at 9.88333, 32.1167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
1898 in Sudan, British Empire, Conflicts in 1898, Diplomatic incidents, Battles and conflicts without fatalities, European colonisation in Africa, British colonisation in Africa, French colonisation in Africa, Former French colonies, France–United Kingdom relations, French Third Republic, History of Africa, Military history of Africa, History of Sudan, History of the United Kingdom, French colonial empire


Kodok (Kothok) (formerly Fashoda) is a town in the north-eastern South Sudanese state of Upper Nile. Kodok(Kothok) is the capital of Shilluk country, formally known as Shilluk Kingdom. Shilluk has been an independent kingdom for more than sixteen centuries. Fashoda is known as the place where the British and French nearly went to war in 1898. According to Shilluk belief, religion, tradition and constitution, Fashoda serves as the mediating city for the Shilluk King.

Located at 9.88333, 32.1167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in South Sudan, Greater Upper Nile, Upper Nile (state)

Popular in vicinity

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

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Fashoda, Kodak, Kodok