in Gash-Barka Region, Eritrea

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
14.304 and 36.606 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 14° 18' 15" and E 36° 36' 21"
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: 05:13 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Africa/Asmara
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:15 am and 7:05 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-14.967 and -144.550 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Eritrea in Eastern Africa

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: 2019-07-15 07:22:53

Delve into Himora

Himora in Gash-Barka Region is a city located in Eritrea about 171 mi (or 275 km) south-west of Asmara, the country's capital town.

Current time in Himora is now 05:13 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Asmara with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Himora. The closest is airport we know is Humera Airport in Ethiopia in a distance of 4 mi (or 7 km). The closest airport in Eritrea is Tessenei Airport in a distance of 56 mi (or 7 km), South. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site is Simien National Park in Ethiopia at a distance of 125 mi (or 201 km).

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Kassala, Gedaref, Barentu, 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: 29°C / 84 °F

Morning Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Evening Temperature 31°C / 88 °F
Night Temperature 25°C / 76 °F
Chance of rainfall 5%
Air Humidity 56%
Air Pressure 1010.1 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 78% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Wednesday, 24th of July 2019

30°C (87 °F)
27°C (80 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Thursday, 25th of July 2019

32°C (89 °F)
27°C (80 °F)
Sky is clear, clear sky.

Friday, 26th of July 2019

29°C (84 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.

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Dyo Maken

Published: November 01, 2013
Length: 57:51 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: aragaw mogos

dyo maken new tigrgna movie by wukiyanos gush.

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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.


Humera (also Himera, Ge'ez ሁመራ hūmerā) is a town and separate woreda in northern Ethiopia, near the borders of Sudan and Eritrea. Located in Mi'irabawi Zone of the Tigray Region, this town has a latitude and a longitude of {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:14|18|N|36|37|E||| | |name= }}. Humera was part of Kafta Humera woreda.

Located at 14.3, 36.6167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Eritrea–Ethiopia border crossings, Populated places in the Tigray Region

Om Hajer

Om Hajer is a village in Eritrea.

Located at 14.3247, 36.6553 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Villages in Eritrea

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Himora.

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Himora (2), Khimora-2, Himora