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Nouakchott Destination Guide

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Nouakchott in the region of Nouakchott with it's 661,400 habitants is a town located in Mauritania and is the capital of this country.

Map of the area of Nouakchott in Mauritania

Local time in Nouakchott is now 12:00 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named "Africa / Nouakchott" with an UTC offset of 0 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Saint-Louis, Matam, Kaolack, Dakar, Rosso or Beila. When in this area, you might want to check out Nouakchott and Ksar 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

18°C / 65 °F Sky is clear
Morning Temperature 19°C / 66 °F
Evening Temperature 18°C / 65 °F
Night Temperature 19°C / 66 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 92%
Air Pressure 1026.3 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Saturday, 25th of March 2017
Sky is clear, strong breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 20°C (68 °F)
Night: 21°C (70 °F)
Sunday, 26th of March 2017
Light rain, gentle breeze, scattered clouds.
Light rain Day: 23°C (74 °F)
Night: 29°C (85 °F)
Monday, 27th of March 2017
Light rain, few clouds.
Light rain Day: 23°C (74 °F)
Night: 28°C (82 °F)

Videos

Mauritania nktt Carrefour big strom-by K...

00:33 min ( September 28, 2009 by MegaK2R)
Views: 2,195 - Rating: 5/5

Every body was scared

Auberge Sahara Nouakchott Traveler Photo...

01:24 min ( December 10, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWh)
Views: 816 - Rating: 1/5

Tripwow.tripadvisor.com - Created at TripWow by TravelPod Hotels (a TripAdvisor company) Traveler Photos Of Auberge Sahara, Nouakchott Check Rates at: www.travelpod.com Photos in this video: - "Auber...


Nouakchott Mauritania

00:51 min ( January 24, 2012 by epale)
Views: 154 - Rating: 0/5

View from Residence Iman

Nouakchott pescadores time lapse

01:36 min ( December 01, 2012 by madridhostel)
Views: 12 - Rating: 0/5

En Nouakchott está un de los puertos de pescadores mas increhible que se puede visitar. Alli los mauritanos, descargan su pescado tras faenar con sus pateras cerca del rico banc d'arguin. www.julioga...


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Interesting facts about this location

Mosque Saudique

Mosque Saudique is a mosque in Nouakchott, Mauritania. It is located southwest of the Presidential Palace and immediately west of the Chamber of Commerce.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 18.09, -15.98 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Mosques in Mauritania, Nouakchott

Mosque Ould Abas

Mosque Ould Abas is a mosque in Nouakchott, Mauritania. It is located between Marche de La Viande and Marche Capitale, southwest of Mosque Saudique.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 18.09, -15.98 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Mosques in Mauritania, Nouakchott

Presidential Palace (Mauritania)

Presidential Palace is the presidential palace for the President of Mauritania, located in Nouakchott. It is located in the centre of the city and is by far the most prominent landmark in the city, set in extensive gardens and grounds. It lies just to the northwest of the Lebanese International University, adjacent to the US embassy. To the south is the headquarters of the Central Bank of Mauritania. It was built by the Chinese.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 18.09, -15.98 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Government of Mauritania, Nouakchott, Palaces in Mauritania, Presidential palaces

Mosque Marocaine

Mosque Marocaine is a mosque in southern central part of Nouakchott, Mauritania. It is located south of Mosque Ould Abas, near the Marocaine Market and next to the Moroccan Cultural Centre.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 18.09, -15.98 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Mosques in Mauritania, Nouakchott

Central Bank of Mauritania

The Central Bank of Mauritania (French: Banque Centrale de Mauritanie, BCM) is the central bank of Mauritania, in northwest Africa. The bank is located in Nouakchott, just south of the Presidential Palace and its governor is Kane Ousmane.

More reading: Central Bank of Mauritania homepage
Located at 18.09, -15.98 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:1973 establishments in Mauritania, Banks established in 1973, Banks of Mauritania, Central banks, Economy of Mauritania, Nouakchott

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