in Afar Region, Ethiopia

Noteable things around
  • Tiya (Unesco heritage, 113 mi)
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
8.983 and 40.167 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 8° 58' 59" and E 40° 10' 0"
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: 10:29 PM (Monday)
Timezone: Africa/Addis_Ababa
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:32 am and 6:30 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-8.888 and -140.029 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Ethiopia in Eastern Africa

Safety Score: 3,8 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Ethiopia.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Ethiopia. Last Update: 2021-03-01 08:32:20

Discover Āwash

Āwash in Afar Region with it's 11,415 citizens is a place in Ethiopia about 97 mi (or 156 km) east of Addis Ababa, the country's capital city.

Current time in Āwash is now 10:29 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Africa / Addis Ababa with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports near Āwash. The closest airport in Ethiopia is Harar Meda Airport in a distance of 81 mi (or 131 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Tiya in a distance of 113 mi (or 181 km), West.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Addis Ababa, Dire Dawa, Harar, Hawassa and Jijiga. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 25°C / 78 °F

Morning Temperature 16°C / 60 °F
Evening Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Night Temperature 19°C / 66 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 31%
Air Pressure 1015 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 10 km/h (6 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 6% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Tuesday, 2nd of March 2021

25°C (76 °F)
18°C (64 °F)
Scattered clouds, moderate breeze.

Wednesday, 3rd of March 2021

25°C (77 °F)
19°C (67 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Thursday, 4th of March 2021

25°C (77 °F)
19°C (67 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

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Published: March 31, 2015
Length: 01:41 min
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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.


See wikt:awash for the meaning "in water with the top at water level". For the river, see Awash River. Awashአዋሽ Awash is located in EthiopiaAwashAwash Coordinates: {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:8|59|N|40|10|E|type:city_region:ET|| | |name= }} Country 25px Ethiopia Region Afar Region Zone Administrative Zone 3 Elevation 986 m Population (2005)  • Total 11,053 (est) Awash is a market town in central Ethiopia.

Located at 8.99444, 40.1667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Afar Region, Awash River

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Auasc, Āwash