…that’s less than 1/3 of the population of Greater London!
That gives it a population density of around 2,531 residents per square mile.
Ouagadougou is located 1,001 ft above sea level.
Residents of Ouagadougou are known as Burkinabe.
Burkinabe living in Ouagadougou enjoy a hot, semi-arid climate with three seasons; hot, cold and rainy! The average annual temperature is 28°C, although temperatures can reach up to 48°C!
Looking to fly yourself to Ouagadougou? You’ll need the coordinates of 12.3572° N, 1.5353° W.
Make sure you visit Ouagadougou Cathedral if you’re in Ouagadougou; it’s a mud brick cathedral which was built in the 1930’s and is one of the largest cathedrals in West Africa! Despite being constructed from mud brick, the architecture is stunningly intricate and the interior is light and airy.