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Niamey Destination Guide

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Discover Niamey in Niger. Niamey in the region of Niamey with it's 774,235 inhabitants is a town located in Niger and is the capital of this country.

Considering your flexibility, these larger cities could be interesting to check as well: Sokoto, Sebba, Ouagadougou, Gayéri, Fada N'gourma or Niameycommune v. Since you are in the region already, make sure to check out Koado, Tafa Kouara, Serkire Peul, Saga Gourma, Saguia and La Poudriere. Map of the area of Niamey in Niger

Local Time

Current time in Niamey is now 05:44 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Africa / Niamey" with an UTC offset of 1 hours.


Weather Conditions & Forecast

Morning 17°C / 63 °F
Evening 32°C / 89 °F
Night 22°C / 72 °F
Rain 0 l/sq m
Air Humidity 14%
Air Pressure 995.8 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 11 km/h (7 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear
39°C / 102 °F Sky is clear

Sunday, 22nd of October 2017
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, few clouds.
Sky is clear Day: 38°C (100 °F)
Night: 22°C (72 °F)
Monday, 23rd of October 2017
Light rain, gentle breeze, scattered clouds.
Light rain Day: 38°C (100 °F)
Night: 23°C (73 °F)
Tuesday, 24th of October 2017
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, scattered clouds.
Sky is clear Day: 38°C (101 °F)
Night: 22°C (72 °F)

Video Collection

Échangeur de Niamey Vid 1

31:37 min, rating: 5/5
Uploaded: September 16, 2013 by Qnic stnec

Niamey ma belle cité

Vidéo réalisée durant mes vacances en décembre 2012 : pour tous les amoureux du NIGER

54:29 min, rating: 5/5
Uploaded: December 29, 2012 by Ladji Cissé


Championnat d'Afrique de Boxe Profession...

Championnat d'Afrique de Boxe Professionnelle en 2012 à Niamey.(II)

30:00 min, rating: 5/5
Uploaded: April 24, 2014 by Hugotrix channel

CLN Cooperative Laitière de Niamey se...

Coopèrative Laitière de Niamey CLN (Niger) Interviste a Miro Crimella e Massimo Zecchini, del Dipartimento di Scienze Animali della Facoltà di Medicina Veterinaria di Milano . Il video

56:01 min, rating: 4/5
Uploaded: May 11, 2009 by 02COOPERAZIONE


Niger Niamey

Delegation of the European Union in Niamey (Niger) Visit of white girafes

47:10 min, rating: 0/5
Uploaded: May 19, 2010 by maxime LESOIL

2010-07-12 - Niamey Niger english/frenc...

Preaching of missionary Ewald Frank

36:54 min, rating: 0/5
Uploaded: December 14, 2014 by Miroslav Zahorak


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Interesting facts about this location

Abdou Moumouni University

Abdou Moumouni University (fr. Université Abdou Moumouni de Niamey, UAM) -- formerly University of Niamey from 1974-1994—is the only public university in Niger and is thus directly controlled by the Ministry of Education. Located on the right bank of the Niger River in Niamey, its students and faculty have historically been involved in protest movements in the capital.

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Coordinates: 13.51, 2.11 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi from center.

Commune I (Niamey)

Commune I (Niamey) is an urban commune in Niger. It is a commune of the capital city of Niamey.

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Coordinates: 13.51, 2.11 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi from center.

Commune II (Niamey)

Commune II (Niamey) is an urban commune in Niger. It is a commune of the capital city of Niamey.

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Coordinates: 13.51, 2.11 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi from center.

Commune III (Niamey)

Commune III (Niamey) is an urban commune in Niger. It is a commune of the capital city of Niamey.

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Coordinates: 13.51, 2.11 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi from center.

Commune IV (Niamey)

Commune IV (Niamey) is an urban commune in Niger. It is a commune of the capital city of Niamey.

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Coordinates: 13.51, 2.11 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi from center.

Kennedy Bridge (Niamey)

The Kennedy Bridge is the main crossing for the Niger River in Niamey, Niger. It was built in 1970, and named for United States President John F. Kennedy. Its construction enabled Niamey to expand onto the right bank of the river to the west. On 9 February 1990, a confrontation between students of the University of Niamey and police on the bridge left 20 civilians dead, and hastened the end of the military regime led by General Ali Saibou.

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Coordinates: 13.51, 2.11 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi from center.

Niamey Grand Market

The Niamey Grand Market is the largest market and shopping center in Niamey, the capital and largest city in the West African state of Niger.

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Coordinates: 13.51, 2.11 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi from center.

Niamey Grand Mosque

The Grande Mosquée is an Islamic mosque in Niamey, Niger. The largest mosque in the city, it is located along Islam Avenue. Funded with money from Libya, the mosque features a minaret with 171 steps from top to bottom.

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Coordinates: 13.51, 2.11 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi from center.

Sahel Academy

Sahel Academy is a school in Niamey, Niger and occupies an 8.5-acre site along the Niger River. It educates the children of missionaries and english speeking people of Niamey. Currently during the 2012-2013 school year, Sahel Academy has 200 students in grades K-12 representing 14 countries and a staff of 40 from 4 different nations. The school continues to grow and is now accredited by ACSI and provides one of the best educations in the country.

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Coordinates: 13.51, 2.11 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi from center.

Stade Général Seyni Kountché

Stade Général Seyni Kountché (SGSK), is a multi-purpose stadium in Niamey, Niger. Used for football matches, it is home to the Niger National squad, as well as Niger Premier League clubs Sahel SC, Olympic FC de Niamey, Zumunta AC and JS du Ténéré, as well as club competitions such as the Niger Cup. The stadium hosts both international athletics tournaments, and the finals of national athletics competitions. The stadium has an announced capacity of 35,000 people.

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Coordinates: 13.51, 2.11 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi from center.