in Kara, Togo

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
9.350 and 1.267 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 9° 21' 0" and E 1° 16' 0"
Currency and Currency Code:
Franc - XOF
Spoken languages:
French, Ewe, Hausa
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 08:08 PM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Africa/Lome
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:46 am and 6:14 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-13.224 and -176.211 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Delve into Bafilo

Bafilo in Kara with it's 22,543 habitants is located in Togo about 222 mi (or 357 km) north of Lome, the country's capital town.

Current time in Bafilo is now 08:08 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lome with an UTC offset of zero hours. We know of 8 airports close to Bafilo. The closest airport in Togo is Niamtougou International Airport in a distance of 31 mi (or 50 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Koutammakou, the Land of the Batammariba in a distance of 50 mi (or 81 km), North.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Kara, Sokode, Djougou, Natitingou and Parakou. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 27°C / 80 °F

Morning Temperature 21°C / 70 °F
Evening Temperature 23°C / 74 °F
Night Temperature 21°C / 71 °F
Chance of rainfall 6%
Air Humidity 69%
Air Pressure 1016 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 75% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Wednesday, 10th of August 2022

27°C (81 °F)
22°C (71 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Thursday, 11th of August 2022

28°C (82 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Friday, 12th of August 2022

25°C (76 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

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.


Bafilo is a city in Togo south of Kara, in Kara Region, known for its large mosque, good wagassi cheese, its weaving industry and the nearby Bafilo Falls.

Located at 9.35, 1.26667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Kara Region, Kara Region


Assoli is a prefecture located in the Kara Region of Togo. The capital city is Bafilo.

Located at 9.35, 1.26667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Prefectures of Togo, Kara Region, Assoli

Battle of Bafilo

The Battle of Bafilo was a skirmish between French and German troops in Bafilo, northeastern Togoland on 13 August 1914 at the beginning of the First World War. French forces first crossed the border between French Dahomey and Togoland on 8 or 9 of August 1914. French units in northeastern Togoland came into contact with German ones on 13 August in the districts of Sansane-Mangu and Skode-Balfilo.

Located at 9.35, 1.26667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
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Battles of World War I involving France, Battles of World War I involving Germany, Military history of Togo, African theatre of World War I, Battles of the African Theatre (World War I), 1914 in Africa, 20th century in Togo

Popular in vicinity

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

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