Power plugs and sockets needed when traveling from Somalia to Cyprus


Are you from Somalia and visiting Cyprus? You might want to know if you need a power plug adapter or power converter when traveling from Somalia to Cyprus? Check below to see if you need any adapter or converter and which power plugs and power sockets are used in Cyprus compared to Somalia.


You need a power plug adapter!
No voltage converter needed
Always check the specifications on your power plugs or devices, if it says 100V-240V and 50Hz-60Hz (usually the case with small electronic devices like phones and tablets) you do not need a voltage converter, just a power plug adapter if stated above.

Electricity in Somalia and Cyprus

Somalia

In Somalia they use the following plug and outlet types:

  • Type C

The voltage is 220V and the standard frequency is 50Hz.

Cyprus

In Cyprus they use the following plug and outlet types:

  • Type G

The voltage is 240V and the standard frequency is 50Hz.


Power plugs and sockets in Somalia and Cyprus

The power plug types in Somalia (Type C) and Cyprus (Type G) are NOT the same. You do need an additional power plug adapter when you are traveling. We advise you to buy a world universal travel power plug adapter. Find the perfect adapter with the link below.

Click here for a universal world power plug adapter

Power plug and socket types in Somalia Power plug and socket types in Cyprus
Type C Type G
Somalia power plug outlet type C
Cyprus power plug outlet type G

Voltage and frequency used in Somalia and Cyprus

The voltage in Somalia (220V/50Hz) and Cyprus (240V/50Hz) is the same (or in acceptable range). You do not need an additional voltage converter when you are traveling.

Always check the specifications on your power plugs or devices, if it says 100V-240V and 50Hz-60Hz (usually the case with small electronic devices like phones and tablets) you do not need a voltage converter, just a power plug adapter if stated above.
Voltage converter / Power plug adapter combo

Somalia Cyprus
Voltage 220V 240V
Frequency 50Hz 50Hz