Abuja, Nigeria
by Shiraz Chakera
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Tours & Activities

Climate & Best time to visit Abuja

Climate in Abuja:

Best time to visit Abuja:

Dry Season (November to March): This period is generally considered the best time to visit the Middle Belt. The weather is drier and cooler, making it suitable for exploring the region, visiting cultural sites, and engaging in outdoor activities.

Rainy Season (April to October): The Middle Belt experiences its main rainy season during these months. The rainfall can be heavy and prolonged, leading to wet conditions, humidity, and occasional travel disruptions. However, it's a time when the landscapes become lush and green.

Money & Prices

Currency in Nigeria:

Nigerian naira (NGN)

How expensive is a trip to Abuja?

Eating out:
Simple meal:
1.46 USD
Fast food meal:
1.65 USD
Mid-range meal:
2.20 USD
Bottle of water:
0.15 USD
Soft drink:
0.19 USD
0.76 USD
Local Beer:
0.34 USD
Public transport - one way ticket:
0.26 USD
Taxi - 1km:
0.28 USD
Refer to the Hotels section for the most up-to-date accommodation prices.
* Prices are approximate. Make sure to check the latest exchange rates when planning your trip.

Day Trips

Top Day Trips from Abuja:

General information

Nigeria general information:

Voltage: 230 V, Frequency: 50 Hz
  • Type D (Old British 3-pin)
  • Type G (British/Irish 3-pin)

Visa & Travel Requirements

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