in Obock, Djibouti

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
11.973 and 43.026 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 11° 58' 23" and E 43° 1' 34"
Currency and Currency Code:
Franc - DJF
Spoken languages:
French, Arabic, Somali, Afar
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 06:17 PM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Africa/Djibouti
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:56 am and 6:30 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-10.485 and -138.619 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Djibouti in Eastern Africa

Safety Score: 3,2 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Djibouti.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Djibouti. Last Update: 2022-08-10 08:12:05

Delve into Médého

Médého in Obock is a town located in Djibouti about 28 mi (or 45 km) north of Djibouti, the country's capital town.

Time in Médého is now 06:17 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Djibouti with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Médého. The closest airport in Djibouti is Tadjoura Airport in a distance of 15 mi (or 24 km), South-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Tadjoura, Obock, Djibouti, `Arta and 'Ali Sabieh. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 33°C / 92 °F

Morning Temperature 30°C / 86 °F
Evening Temperature 34°C / 94 °F
Night Temperature 33°C / 92 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 54%
Air Pressure 1004 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 10 km/h (6 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Thursday, 11th of August 2022

31°C (87 °F)
31°C (88 °F)
Very heavy rain, fresh breeze, overcast clouds.

Friday, 12th of August 2022

32°C (90 °F)
32°C (90 °F)
Light rain, fresh breeze, overcast clouds.

Saturday, 13th of August 2022

31°C (87 °F)
30°C (86 °F)
Moderate rain, fresh breeze, broken clouds.

Attractions and noteworthy things

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.


Medeho is a town in Djibouti. It is located in the northeastern Obock region.

Located at 11.9667, 43.0333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Djibouti

Mabla Mountains

The Mabla Mountains are located in Obock Region, Djibouti. The endemic Djibouti Francolin makes its home here and in the Forêt du Day.

Located at 11.945, 43.043 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Mountains of Djibouti, Mountain ranges of Africa

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Méé Dôho, Médého