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Discover Vakon in Benin!

Vakon in the region of Benin (general) is a place located in Benin - some 3 mi (or 5 km) North-West of Porto-Novo, the country's capital.

Interactive map of Vakon

Local time in Vakon is now 05:42 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "Africa / Porto-Novo" with an UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Accra, Ibadan, Benin City, Abeokuta, Sokodé or Aboga. When in this area, you might want to check out as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

37°C / 98 °F Overcast clouds
Morning Temperature 27°C / 81 °F
Evening Temperature 30°C / 86 °F
Night Temperature 29°C / 83 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 42%
Air Pressure 1009.2 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 90% of sky
General Conditions Overcast clouds

Wednesday, 24th of April 2019
Overcast clouds, gentle breeze.
Overcast clouds Day: 35°C (94 °F)
Night: 28°C (83 °F)
Thursday, 25th of April 2019
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.
Light rain Day: 34°C (94 °F)
Night: 28°C (83 °F)
Friday, 26th of April 2019
Overcast clouds, gentle breeze.
Overcast clouds Day: 35°C (95 °F)
Night: 29°C (83 °F)

Videos

PORTO-NOVO 2012 Teaser 01

00:38 min ( April 02, 2012 by JAMESLORDproductions)
Views: 152 - Rating: 5/5

Ambiance avec des musiciens du CEMAAC devant la grande mosquée de Porto-Novo, avant une prise de vue avec des athlètes béninois

Heritage Tour

03:23 min ( November 21, 2011 by Prabu Shankar)
Views: 41 - Rating: 5/5

Heritage picnic Tour comments by MT team


Benin 2006 mission trip speaking at a ch...

09:51 min ( September 23, 2008 by friendsofbenin)
Views: 276 - Rating: 5/5

Benin 2006 mission trip Emmanuel Sotondji speaking in a church in Benin, Africa

Speech by official of the Republic of Be...

05:29 min ( September 13, 2008 by friendsofbenin)
Views: 354 - Rating: 0/5

During a parade in the city of Abomey, a Speech by an official of the Republic of Benin in Africa 8/1/2006


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Interesting facts about this location

Vakon

Vakon is an arrondissement in the Ouémé department of Benin. It is an administrative division under the jurisdiction of the commune of Akpro-Missérété. According to the population census conducted by the Institut National de la Statistique Benin on February 15, 2002, the arrondissement had a total population of 20,541.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 6.52, 2.56 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Arrondissements of Benin, Populated places in the Ouémé Department

Houédomè

Houédomè is an arrondissement in the Ouémé department of Benin. It is an administrative division under the jurisdiction of the commune of Aguegues. According to the population census conducted by the Institut National de la Statistique Benin on February 15, 2002, the arrondissement had a total population of 8309.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 6.52, 2.56 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Arrondissements of Benin, Populated places in the Ouémé Department

Aguégués

Aguégués is a town and commune in the Ouémé Department of south-eastern Benin. The commune covers an area of 52 square kilometres and as of 2002 had a population of 26,650 people.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 6.52, 2.56 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Arrondissements of Benin, Communes of Benin, Populated places in the Ouémé Department

Roman Catholic Diocese of Porto Novo

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Porto Novo (Latin: Dioecesis Portus Novi) is a diocese located in the city of Porto Novo in the Ecclesiastical province of Cotonou in Benin.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 6.52, 2.56 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Porto-Novo, Religious organizations established in 1954, Roman Catholic Ecclesiastical Province of Cotonou, Roman Catholic dioceses and prelatures established in the 20th century, Roman Catholic dioceses in Benin

Stade Charles de Gaulle

Stade Charles de Gaulle is a multi-use stadium in Porto-Novo, Benin. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is used as the home stadium of AS Dragons FC de l'Ouémé, Aiglons FC. The stadium has a capacity of 15,000 people.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 6.52, 2.56 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Porto-Novo, Football venues in Benin

Quote of the moment

People travel to faraway places to watch, in fascination, the kind of people they ignore at home.

Dagobert D. Runes