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Wa, Ghana

Wa is a mid-size place in the region of Upper West in Ghana with a population of approximately 78,107 people and is one of the largest places in Ghana. Find all facts and information about Wa.

Facts and figures on Wa at a glance

Name: Wa (Wa)
Status: Mid-size place and regional capital
Population: 78,107 people
Region name (Level 1): Upper West
Country: Ghana
Continent: Africa

Wa is located in the region of Upper West and is also the regional capital of this region. The distance from Wa to Ghana's capital Accra (Accra) is approximately 560 km / 348 mi (as the crow flies).

Maybe also interesting: Distances from Wa to the largest places in Ghana.

Facts and figures about Wa
PlaceStatusPopulationRegion
Wa WaMid-size place / Regional capital78,107 peopleUpper West Upper West Region

Map of Wa

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Information on Wa

Information on Wa
Place nameRegion name Level 1CountryContinent
Wa WaUpper West Upper West RegionGhanaAfrica

Time in Wa

Time in Wa
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Sun, 18 Nov 2018 - 2:48pmNoSun, 18 Nov 2018 - 2:48pmUTCAfrica/Accra

Geographic coordinates of Wa

Latitude & Longitude of Wa
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map10°03'38.5"N (10.0606900°)2°30'06.9"W (-2.5019200°)

Distances from Wa

Distances from Wa
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
1,114 km north of the equator274 km west of the prime meridianDistances from Wa

Places around Wa

2 places found within 5 km around Wa. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Wa
PlacePopulationDistanceRoute
Kambale Kambale-1.7 km 1.1 mishow
Mangu Mangu-2.7 km 1.7 mishow

Airports around Wa

1 airport found within 15 km around Wa. You can expand the radius of your search: 50 km100 km
Airports in the regional area of Wa
AirportCodeDistanceRoute
Airport Wa WaDGLW2.5 km 1.6 mishow

External sources of information on Wa

Wa on Wikipedia