in Wau, South Sudan

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
7.701 and 27.990 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 7° 42' 3" and E 27° 59' 22"
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: 06:56 PM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Africa/Juba
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:01 am and 7:22 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-8.959 and -157.926 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Te Tautua
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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: 2022-08-17 08:08:07

Delve into Wau

Wau in Wau with it's 127,384 habitants is located in South Sudan about 2,000 mi (or 3,219 km) east of , the country's capital town.

Current time in Wau is now 06:56 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Juba with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 1 airports close to Wau. The closest is airport we know is M'Boki Airport in Central african republic in a distance of 216 mi (or 348 km). Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Kuacjok, Tonj, Aweil, Winejok and Cueibet. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

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UNHAS Flight, Waw - Turaley, Sudan, 100_3203

Published: January 31, 2012
Length: 51:09 min
Rating: 1 of 5
Author: Jbs Yahya

UNHAS Flight, Waw - Turaley, Sudan, 30. November 2011.

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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.

Wau Airport

Wau Airport is a civilian airport that serves the city of Wau and surrounding communities. Feeder Airlines has three return flights a week between Khartoum-Wau-Juba. Southern Star Airlines provides service on Wednesdays and Sundays to Juba.

Located at 7.725, 27.98 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in South Sudan, Western Bahr el Ghazal, Bahr el Ghazal

Tonj Airport

Tonj Airport is an airport serving Tonj in South Sudan.

Located at 7.725, 27.98 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in South Sudan, Warrap (state), Bahr el Ghazal

University of Bahr El-Ghazal

University of Bahr El-Ghazal (UBG) is a university in South Sudan.

Located at 7.73447, 27.9914 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Universities in South Sudan, , , Western Bahr el Ghazal, Bahr el Ghazal

Popular in vicinity

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

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
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