in Afar Region, Ethiopia

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
9.883 and 40.232 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 9° 52' 57" and E 40° 13' 54"
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: 08:51 AM (Friday)
Timezone: Africa/Addis_Ababa
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:10 am and 6:33 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-9.383 and -140.038 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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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: 2019-08-22 07:24:04

Delve into Curmuhudali

Curmuhudali in Afar Region is located in Ethiopia about 117 mi (or 189 km) north-east of Addis Ababa, the country's capital town.

Current time in Curmuhudali is now 08:51 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named Africa / Addis Ababa with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Curmuhudali. The closest airport in Ethiopia is Combolcha Airport in a distance of 90 mi (or 145 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Ethiopia is Lower Valley of the Awash in a distance of 87 mi (or 141 km), North.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Dire Dawa, Addis Ababa, Harar, Semera and Dikhil. 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: 17°C / 63 °F

Morning Temperature 10°C / 50 °F
Evening Temperature 14°C / 56 °F
Night Temperature 10°C / 50 °F
Chance of rainfall 1%
Air Humidity 57%
Air Pressure 1012.2 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 10 km/h (6 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 14% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Saturday, 24th of August 2019

17°C (63 °F)
11°C (51 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Sunday, 25th of August 2019

16°C (61 °F)
10°C (49 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, scattered clouds.

Monday, 26th of August 2019

17°C (63 °F)
9°C (48 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle 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.

Simurobi Gele'alo

Simurobi Gele'alo is one of the woredas in the Afar Region of Ethiopia. Part of the Administrative Zone 5, Simurobi Gele'alo is located near the base of the eastern escarpment of the Ethiopian highlands, and bordered on the west by the Amhara Region, on the north by Hadele Ele, and on the east and south by the Administrative Zone 3; the Awash River defines a part of the southern end of the eastern boundary of this woreda with Administrative Zone 3. The major settlement in this woreda is Kumame.

Located at 10, 40.1667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Woredas of Ethiopia, Afar Region


Hertali is a fissure vent in Ethiopia. The fissure vent was believed to have been active through the late Pleistocene to Holocene.

Located at 9.78, 40.33 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Fissure vents, Volcanoes of Ethiopia

Hawadi River

Hawadi River is a river of Ethiopia. It is a tributary of the Awash River, which it joins at {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:9|51|N|40|15|E||| | |name= }}.

Located at 9.85, 40.25 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Awash River, Rivers of Ethiopia

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Curmuhudali, Kurmuzhudazh