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Aldam in Free State (region) is a town located in South Africa - about 190 mi (or 306 km) South of Pretoria, the country's capital place.

Time in Aldam is now 09:16 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named "Africa / Johannesburg" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your travel resources, these more prominent destinations might be interesting for you: Teyateyaneng, Maseru, Hlotse, Butha-Buthe, Gaborone or Bloemfontein. Being here already, consider visiting and Aldam. There are 5 airports in the area of Aldam. The nearest airport we we have in our database is Welkom Airport (IATA: WEL) with a distance of 36 mi (or 58.1 km) North-West of the city centre of Aldam.

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Location insights

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 25°C / 76 °F

Morning Temperature 15°C / 59 °F
Evening Temperature 28°C / 82 °F
Night Temperature 14°C / 57 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 63%
Air Pressure 883.8 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Clear sky
Clear sky

Thursday, May 5th 2016

Clear sky Day: 25°C (76 °F)
Night: 9°C (48 °F)
Clear sky, light breeze.

Friday, May 6th 2016

Clear sky Day: 22°C (72 °F)
Night: 7°C (44 °F)
Clear sky, light breeze.

Saturday, May 7th 2016

Clear sky Day: 19°C (67 °F)
Night: 13°C (55 °F)
Clear sky, moderate breeze.

Map of local sightseeing hints

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Allemanskraal Dam

Located at -28.29, 27.16 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
More reading: Wikipedia Article

The Allemanskraal Dam is a dam in the Free State province of South Africa, on the Sand River. It was established in 1960. The reservoir has a gross capacity of 174,500 cubic metres, and a surface area of 26.481 square kilometres, the dam wall is 38 metres high. The dam forms part of the Willem Pretorius Game Reserve.

This attraction is classified as:

  • Dams completed in 1960
  • Dams in South Africa

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Hotels & Hostels: Places to stay

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Lesotho Sun Hotel*****

Lesotho Sun Hotel

Top Class

< 73 mi.
High Class Hotel
Address: Hilton Road, 100 Maseru

In the name of our whole crew, we welcome you happily to the Lesotho Sun Hotel. Luxury Hotels abound, but the Lesotho Sun Hotel is a great choice to fulfill all of your needs and expectations....

Bayswater Lodge

Bayswater Lodge

Very close

< 79 mi.

Address: 80 Wilcocks Road, Bayswater, 9300 Bloemfontein

In the name of our entire staff, we welcome you happily to the Bayswater Lodge. To help facilitate an enjoyable stay at our hotel, our staff are multilingual and waiting to assist you. If you...

Halevy Heritage Hotel

Halevy Heritage Hotel

Very close

< 81 mi.

Address: Markgraaf & Charles Street Cbd, 9300 Bloemfontein

We would like to gladly welcome you to the Halevy Heritage Hotel. The upper floors of the comfy hotel are reached easily with the elevator. Car rental is available at our hotel. Just ask the...

Protea Hotel Willow Lake****

Protea Hotel Willow Lake

< 81 mi.
Upper Class Hotel
Address: 101 Henry st Willows, 9301 Bloemfontein

The Protea Hotel Willow Lake is situated approximately 3.2 km from the N1 highway in 101 Henry street, Bloemfontein. It has an ideal & unique setting in the Bloemfontein Zoo. We are easily accessible...

City Lodge - Bloemfontein***

City Lodge - Bloemfontein

< 81 mi.
Middle Class Hotel
Address: Cnr Nelson Mandela Drive & Parfitt Avenue, 9300 Bloemfontein

We would like to proudly welcome you to the City Lodge - Bloemfontein. The competent team at reception is ready to cater for your every need at all times. Where you will stay Amenities, such...

Protea Hotel Bloemfontein****

Protea Hotel Bloemfontein

< 82 mi.
Upper Class Hotel
Address: 202 Nelson Mandela Drive, 9301 Bloemfontein

In the name of our whole staff, we welcome you warmly to the Protea Hotel Bloemfontein. When you stay at a hotel that is a part of the Marriott International family you can be certain that all...

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