Burkina Faso is part of Africa with main city at
Ouagadougou. It's usually 🌤️ 27.33 °C in Burkina Faso with a rainfall of 🌧 170.98 mm. Internet speed in Burkina Faso is on average 0.6 Mbps. Its Least Developed country with a
population of 19M people. The main currency is West African CFA franc. The languages
spoken are French and Fula. Automatic teller machines are rare in Burkina Faso. Current travel safety advice is Do not travel. Get other useful information like socket plugs, SIM cards and emergency numbers.
👍 Least Developed 🌤️ ~27.33 °C 🌧 ~170.98 mm 👨👩👦👦 19M people
🛡️ Travel safety
Do not travel
Burkina Faso's borders are closed to foreigners and international flights are cancelled. If you're in Burkina Faso, you must wear a face mask. Further measures may be introduced without notice. A state of emergency is in place in certain provinces in the East, Sahel, Hauts Bassins, Boucle de Mouhoun, North and Centre-East regions. You may face penalties if you break curfew in these areas. The Australian High Commission in Accra currently has very limited capacity to provide consular assistance in West Africa. We now advise you to: Do not travel to Burkina Faso.
issued date: June 12, 2020
Burkina Faso uses 220V, 50Hz with sockets and plugs Type C and Type E.
The languages that are typically spoken are French and Fula
💱 Currencies Used
Burkina Faso 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 Burkina Faso. 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.