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Ouagadougou Destination Guide

Explore 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.

Map of the area of Ouagadougou in Burkina Faso

Time in Ouagadougou is now 09:31 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Africa / Ouagadougou" with an UTC offset of 0 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Tamale, Ziniaré, Zekounga, Zengresse, Zagtouli or Soniaba. Since you are here already, consider visiting Yargo, Tangen, Tampoui, Taptenga, Sissen and Kouritenga. We saw some hobby films in the internet. 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

35°C / 94 °F Sky is clear
Morning Temperature 27°C / 81 °F
Evening Temperature 33°C / 92 °F
Night Temperature 28°C / 82 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 74%
Air Pressure 986.6 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Tuesday, 23rd of May 2017
Light rain, few clouds.
Light rain Day: 34°C (93 °F)
Night: 25°C (78 °F)
Wednesday, 24th of May 2017
Few clouds, moderate breeze.
Few clouds Day: 32°C (89 °F)
Night: 26°C (79 °F)
Thursday, 25th of May 2017
Moderate rain, moderate breeze, clear sky.
Moderate rain Day: 30°C (87 °F)
Night: 26°C (79 °F)

Videos

We leave Mali and travel through Burkina...

02:38 min ( December 11, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
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Ouagadougou Bronwen's photos around Ouag...

02:00 min ( February 18, 2011 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOW2)
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Derniers jours Ventalili's photos aroun...

01:36 min ( December 17, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
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La Maison du Coeur Jpbigan's photos aro...

01:06 min ( February 13, 2011 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOW2)
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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Ouagadougou during the next days.

25
May
2017

6th SEMICA, Energy & Mining Convention

Beginning: 08:00 pm (20:00).
More on eventful.com.

29
May
2017

Formation IFRS à Ouagadougou (L'essentiel Des IFRS Au Burkina Faso)

Beginning: 08:00 am (08:00).
More on eventful.com.

13
Jul
2017

IAES Burkina Faso Edition

Beginning: 07:00 am (07:00).
More on eventful.com.


Interesting facts about this location

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.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 12.37, -1.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Athletics (track and field) venues in Burkina Faso, Buildings and structures in Ouagadougou, Football venues in Burkina Faso, Multi-purpose stadiums, National stadiums, Sports venues in Burkina Faso

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.

More reading: Congress for Democracy and Progress homepage
Located at 12.37, -1.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Political parties in Burkina Faso

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).

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 12.37, -1.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Burkina Faso, Buildings and structures in Ouagadougou

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.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 12.37, -1.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Educational institutions established in 1974, Forestry education, Ouagadougou, Universities and colleges in Burkina Faso

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.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 12.37, -1.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Kadiogo Province, Provinces of Burkina Faso

Quote of the moment

Too often. . .I would hear men boast of the miles covered that day, rarely of what they had seen.

Louis L’Amour