Kidira

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Kidira
Town
Kidira, Senegal.jpg
Kidira is located in Senegal
Kidira
Kidira
Coordinates: 14°25′N 12°15′W / 14.417°N 12.250°W / 14.417; -12.250
Country  Senegal
Region Tambacounda
Department Bakel
Population (2013)
 • Total 10,065
Time zone GMT (UTC+0)

Kidira is a town and commune in Tambacounda Region of eastern Senegal, lying near the Malian border. Its population in 2013 was about 10,000. [1]

Transport[edit]

Kidira view
Falémé River at Kidira
Average monthly flow (m3/s) at the Kidira hydrometric station over the period 1904-1984[2]

It is an important transport hub and lies on the N1 and N2 roads, the DakarBamako railway and the Falémé River.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.geohive.com/cntry/senegal_ext.aspx
  2. ^ Hydrographic data for Kidira, Sénégal 1930-1983, Unesco International Hydrological Programme, retrieved 24 May 2012 .