Niger is part of Africa with main city at
Niamey. It's usually 🌤️ 26.30 °C in Niger with a rainfall of 🌧 0.67 mm. Internet speed in Niger is on average 0.8 Mbps. Its Least Developed country with a
population of 21M people. The main currency is West African CFA franc. The languages
spoken are French. Automatic teller machines are rare in Niger. Current travel safety advice is Do not travel. Get other useful information like socket plugs, SIM cards and emergency numbers.
👍 Least Developed 🌤️ ~26.30 °C 🌧 ~0.67 mm 👨👩👦👦 21M people
🛡️ Travel safety
fiber_manual_record Do not travel
Niger has closed all borders due to COVID-19. Schools, bars, cinemas and several other public places have been closed. Gatherings of more than 50 people are banned. If you remain in Niger, follow the advice of local authorities, take care to protect yourself from exposure to COVID-19, ensure you have arrangements in place for an extended stay, and keep in contact with family and friends back home. We continue to advise: Do not travel to Niger due to the high threat of kidnapping, terrorist attack, crime and the unpredictable security environment.
issued date: March 29, 2020
Niger uses 220V, 50Hz with sockets and plugs Type C, Type D, Type E and Type F.
The languages that are typically spoken are French
💱 Currencies Used
Niger uses the West African CFA franc (symbol: Fr), code XOF.Banknotes come in denominations of 10000, 5000, 2000, 1000 and 500 francs. Franc is subdivided into 100 centimes. Coins come in denominations of 500, 250, 200, 100, 50, 25, 10, 5 and 1 francs.
Automatic teller machines are rare in Niger. Your best bet is to look for them in large cities and community places.You do not need a chip & PIN card to use an ATM — your standard magnetic card will work fine.