Asaita
in Afar Region, Ethiopia

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
11.568 and 41.439 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 11° 34' 6" and E 41° 26' 19"
Currency and Currency Code:
Birr - ETB
Spoken languages:
Amharic, English, Oromo, Tigrinya, Somali
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 08:01 PM (Sunday)
Timezone: Africa/Addis_Ababa
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:03 am and 6:15 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-10.512 and -138.684 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Omoa
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Current travel safety evaluation for Ethiopia in Eastern Africa

Safety Score: 2,9 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Ethiopia.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Ethiopia. Last Update: 2019-09-15 07:22:11

Touring Asaita

Asaita in Afar Region with it's 20,342 residents is a town located in Ethiopia about 254 mi (or 408 km) north-east of Addis Ababa, the country's capital place.

Time in Asaita is now 08:01 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Africa / Addis Ababa with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports nearby Asaita. The closest is airport we know is Ali-Sabieh Airport in Djibouti in a distance of 92 mi (or 147 km). The closest airport in Ethiopia is Combolcha Airport in a distance of 122 mi (or 147 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Lower Valley of the Awash in a distance of 67 mi (or 107 km), South-West.

Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Semera, Dikhil, 'Ali Sabieh, `Arta and Tadjoura. 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: 42°C / 107 °F

Morning Temperature 42°C / 107 °F
Evening Temperature 35°C / 95 °F
Night Temperature 31°C / 88 °F
Chance of rainfall 2%
Air Humidity 30%
Air Pressure 1007.6 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Monday, 16th of September 2019

33°C (92 °F)
27°C (81 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, few clouds.

Tuesday, 17th of September 2019

33°C (91 °F)
30°C (85 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Wednesday, 18th of September 2019

35°C (94 °F)
31°C (87 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

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.

Asaita

Asaita is a town in northeastern Ethiopia, and before 2007 was the capital of the Afar Region of Ethiopia. Located in the Afambo woreda, part of the Region's Administrative Zone 1, the town has a latitude and longitude of {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:11|34|N|41|26|E|region:ET-AF_type:city(22718)|| |primary |name= }} and an elevation of 300 meters.

Located at 11.5667, 41.4333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Afar Region


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Aisaita, Āysa’īta, Assayita, Āsayita, Asayta, Asaita, Асайита