Boké

Boké, Guinea

26°C
6:53 18:30
Current weather icon for Guinea

Today's forecast

06:00Weather icon at 06:00 for Guinea23°C
09:00Weather icon at 09:00 for Guinea26°C
12:00Weather icon at 12:00 for Guinea34°C
15:00Weather icon at 15:00 for Guinea35°C
18:00Weather icon at 18:00 for Guinea31°C
21:00Weather icon at 21:00 for Guinea27°C

Air conditions

Real Feel

28°C

Wind

1 m/s

Chance of rain

0%

UV Index

7

Chance of snow

0%

Humidity

69%

Visibility

10 km

Pressure

1014 mb.

7-day forecast

Today
Weather icon at 2023-11-12 for GuineaSunny
35°C / 22°C
Mon
Weather icon at 2023-11-13 for GuineaSunny
36°C / 21°C
Tue
Weather icon at 2023-11-14 for GuineaSunny
37°C / 22°C
Wed
Weather icon at 2023-11-15 for GuineaSunny
37°C / 21°C
Thu
Weather icon at 2023-11-16 for GuineaSunny
37°C / 21°C
Fri
Weather icon at 2023-11-17 for GuineaSunny
37°C / 22°C
Sat
Weather icon at 2023-11-18 for GuineaSunny
37°C / 22°C

Description

Boké, Guinea is a city set amongst lush green forests and rolling hills in the northwest region of Guinea, West Africa. Boké is most famous for its vast mineral deposits of bauxite, a valuable aluminum ore. The city's location near the Boké Plateau, which hosts one of the world's largest bauxite reserves, has attracted mining companies from around the world.

Despite its status as a mining hub, Boké is also home to a thriving agricultural industry. The region's fertile soil and warm climate supports the growth of a variety of crops such as rice, maize, peanuts, and sugarcane, among others. The local population is mostly made up of the Fulani and Malinké ethnic groups who are primarily subsistence farmers and pastoralists.

Boké is a city of contrasts with the busy and modern mining sites contrasting with the traditional buildings and markets in the city center. The streets of Boké are vibrant with an array of colorful clothing, fresh produce and handicrafts on display. The city is also home to a number of historic landmarks, including the colonial-era Governor's Palace and the Boké Grand Mosque, one of the largest and most beautiful in Guinea.

For outdoor enthusiasts, Boké offers a wealth of opportunities to explore the region's natural beauty. The surrounding hills and forests are ideal for wildlife enthusiasts, with a number of species, including chimpanzees, found in the area. The beautiful beaches along the Atlantic coast offer visitors a chance to relax and unwind while enjoying the warm waters of the ocean.

Boké is a city that continues to evolve rapidly, with the mining industry driving much of the economic growth in the region. However, the city remains deeply grounded in its traditional culture and values, despite the challenges of globalization. Visitors to Boké will encounter a unique blend of old and new, modern and traditional, all set against the stunning backdrop of Guinea's natural beauty.

7-day forecast

Today
Weather icon at 2023-11-12 for GuineaSunny
35°C / 22°C
Mon
Weather icon at 2023-11-13 for GuineaSunny
36°C / 21°C
Tue
Weather icon at 2023-11-14 for GuineaSunny
37°C / 22°C
Wed
Weather icon at 2023-11-15 for GuineaSunny
37°C / 21°C
Thu
Weather icon at 2023-11-16 for GuineaSunny
37°C / 21°C
Fri
Weather icon at 2023-11-17 for GuineaSunny
37°C / 22°C
Sat
Weather icon at 2023-11-18 for GuineaSunny
37°C / 22°C