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Ouagadougou Destination Guide

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Discover Ouagadougou in Burkina Faso. Ouagadougou in the region of Centre with it's 1,086,505 inhabitants is located in Burkina Faso and is the capital of this country.

Considering your mobility, these larger cities could be interesting to check as well: Tamale, Ziniaré, Zekounga, Zengresse, Zagtouli or Soniaba. Since you are in the region already, consider visiting Yargo, Tangen, Tampoui, Taptenga, Sissen and Zone de la Patte d'Oie. Map of the area of Ouagadougou in Burkina Faso

Local Time

Time in Ouagadougou is now 04:53 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Africa / Ouagadougou" with an UTC offset of 0 hours.


Weather Conditions & Forecast

Morning 18°C / 65 °F
Evening 32°C / 89 °F
Night 21°C / 70 °F
Rain 0 l/sq m
Air Humidity 19%
Air Pressure 988.6 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 9 km/h (6 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear
38°C / 100 °F Sky is clear

Sunday, 22nd of October 2017
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 37°C (98 °F)
Night: 23°C (73 °F)
Monday, 23rd of October 2017
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 37°C (99 °F)
Night: 23°C (73 °F)
Tuesday, 24th of October 2017
Sky is clear, calm, few clouds.
Sky is clear Day: 37°C (98 °F)
Night: 22°C (72 °F)

Video Collection

#FESPACO 2013 : Y'a du monde à Ouagadou...

Émission du Vendredi 1er Mars 2013 À l'occasion du FESPACO 2013 (Festival Panafricain du Cinéma et de la Télévision de Ouagadougou) du 23 février au 02 mars 2013, dont TV5MONDE est un

19:55 min, rating: 5/5
Uploaded: March 04, 2013 by TV5MONDE

#FESPACO 2013 : Y'a du monde à Ouagadou...

Émission du Mardi 26 Février 2013 À l'occasion du FESPACO 2013 (Festival Panafricain du Cinéma et de la Télévision de Ouagadougou) du 23 février au 02 mars 2013, dont TV5MONDE est un

19:55 min, rating: 5/5
Uploaded: February 28, 2013 by TV5MONDE


#FESPACO 2013 : Y'a du monde à Ouagadou...

Émission du Lundi 25 Février 2013 À l'occasion du FESPACO 2013 (Festival Panafricain du Cinéma et de la Télévision de Ouagadougou) du 23 février au 02 mars 2013, dont TV5MONDE est un

19:55 min, rating: 3/5
Uploaded: February 28, 2013 by TV5MONDE

Ouagadougou Bronwen's photos around Ouag...

Preview of Bronwen's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: http://www.travelpod.com/travel-blog-entries/bronwen/africa//tpod.html This blog preview was made by TravelPod

46:54 min, rating: 0/5
Uploaded: February 18, 2011 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOW2


Réunion de la CECAC à Ouagadougou

A l'invitation de Soungalo Appolinaire Ouattara, président de l'Assemblée nationale du Burkina Faso et président de l'APF, la Commission de l'éducation, de la communication et des affaires

06:44 min, rating: 0/5
Uploaded: May 23, 2013 by apfcom

Délivrance à Ouagadougou Burkina Faso...

Un guérisseur réputé de Ouagadougou lors d'une séance de délivrance collective organisée dans un temple de la capitale

42:21 min, rating: 0/5
Uploaded: September 08, 2012 by SandraFancello


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Photo Collection

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Interesting Events in the future

A short collection of upcomming events in Ouagadougou during the next days, weeks and months.

27
Oct
2017

FORUM AFRICAIN POUR LA SECURITE ROUTIERE

Starts: 10:00 am (10:00)
More at eventful.com.

18
Dec
2017

Formation ISO 27005 Avec MEHARI (Double Certification) à Ouagadougou

Starts: 09:30 am (09:30)
More at eventful.com.


Interesting facts about this location

Congress for Democracy and Progress

The Congress for Democracy and Progress (Congrès pour la Démocratie et le Progrès, CDP) is the ruling political party in Burkina Faso. Since 2012, its National Executive Secretary is Assimi Kouanda.

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Coordinates: 12.37, -1.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi from center.

Kadiogo Province

Kadiogo is a province of Burkina Faso, located in its Centre Region. Its area is of 2,805 km², containing six departments and a population of around 1,409,000 (2004). Its capital is also the State capital, Ouagadougou. It features the central plateau of the country. It is highly urbanized and is the most densely populated province.

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Coordinates: 12.37, -1.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi from center.

National Confederation of Workers of Burkina

The National Confederation of Workers of Burkina (CNTB) is a trade union centre in Burkina Faso. It is affiliated with the International Trade Union Confederation. CNTB emerged out of the Confédération africaine des travailleurs croyants.

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Coordinates: 12.37, -1.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi from center.

National Museum of Music (Burkina Faso)

This is an article for a museum in Burkina Faso. For the museum in the USA, see National Music Museum. The National Museum of Music is located in Ouagadougou, in a two-story building on Oubritenga Avenue on the south side of the Phillipe Zinda Kabore School. It is currently closed for extensive renovations, which began in 2009 and have no designated date for completion. Before renovations began, the museum was open Tuesday through Saturday from 9:00am to 12:30pm and from 15:00pm to 17:30pm.

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Coordinates: 12.37, -1.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi from center.

Ouagadougou Airport

Ouagadougou Airport is an airport located in the centre of the city of Ouagadougou in Burkina Faso. In 2004, the airport served 241,466 passengers (+18.5% vs. '03).

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Coordinates: 12.37, -1.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi from center.

Stade Municipal (Ouagadougou)

Stade Municipal is a multi-use stadium in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home of Santos Football Club. The stadium holds 15,000 people.

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Coordinates: 12.37, -1.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi from center.

Stade de l'USFA

Stade de l'USFA is a multi-use stadium in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home stadium of Union Sportive des Forces Armées. The stadium holds 9,000 people.

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Coordinates: 12.37, -1.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi from center.

Stade de la SONABEL

Stade de la SONABEL is a multi-use stadium in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home stadium of Association Sportive SONABEL. The stadium holds 5,000 people.

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Coordinates: 12.37, -1.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi from center.

Stade du 4-Août

Stade du 4 Août is a multi-purpose stadium in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso. It is currently used mostly for football matches and it also has an athletics track. The stadium has a capacity of 35,000 people. http://www. fussballtempel. net/caf/listecaf. html Etoile Filante Ouagadougou play their homes games at the stadium.

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Coordinates: 12.37, -1.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi from center.

University of Ouagadougou

Founded in 1974, the University of Ouagadougou is located in the area of Dawn Van Noord in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso. In 1995 a second campus for professional education known as University Polytechnique of Bobo (UPB) was opened in the city of Bobo Dioulasso and a third campus for teacher training in Koudougou in 1996. The UO consist of seven Training and Research Units (UFR) and one institute.

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Coordinates: 12.37, -1.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi from center.