in Gash-Barka Region, Eritrea
- Aksum (Unesco heritage, 131 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 15.186 and 37.083 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 15° 11' 9" and E 37° 4' 58"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Nakfa - ERN
- Spoken languages:
- Afar, Arabic, Tigrinya
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 09:21 AM (Tuesday)
- Timezone: Africa/Asmara
- UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:17 am and 6:52 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -15.850 and -142.267 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Safety Score: 3,4 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Eritrea.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Eritrea. Last Update: 2019-08-19 07:23:27
Haykota in Gash-Barka Region is a town in Eritrea about 124 mi (or 199 km) west of Asmara, the country's capital city.
Current time in Haykota is now 09:21 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Asmara with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports near Haykota. The closest airport in Eritrea is Tessenei Airport in a distance of 27 mi (or 44 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. The closest heritage site is Aksum in Ethiopia at a distance of 131 mi (or 212 km).
When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Barentu, Kassala, Keren, Mai-Mne and Mendefera. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 31°C / 89 °F
|Morning Temperature||27°C / 81 °F|
|Evening Temperature||34°C / 93 °F|
|Night Temperature||25°C / 77 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1010.5 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from North-East|
|Cloud Conditions||Scattered clouds, covering 39% of sky|
|General Conditions||Scattered clouds|
Wednesday, 21st of August 2019
31°C (88 °F)
31°C (87 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Thursday, 22nd of August 2019
32°C (90 °F)
24°C (76 °F)
Moderate rain, moderate breeze, scattered clouds.
Friday, 23rd of August 2019
30°C (87 °F)
28°C (83 °F)
Overcast clouds, moderate breeze.
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.
Haykota is a small town in the western Gash-Barka region of Eritrea.
Battle of Syracuse (1710)
The Battle of Syracuse was a naval engagement of the War of the Spanish Succession fought on 9 November 1710, outside the Sicilian port of Syracuse. A French fleet of four ships under the command of Jacques Cassard came to relieve a heavily-laden French merchant fleet that had been blockaded in the Syracuse harbour by a British fleet.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Haykota.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Aycotal, Haikota, Aicota, Haycota, Aycota, Haykota