Debre Mark’os
in Amhara, Ethiopia

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
10.350 and 37.733 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 10° 21' 0" and E 37° 43' 59"
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: 08:30 PM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Africa/Addis_Ababa
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:19 am and 6:45 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-8.941 and -140.169 (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: 2019-08-20 07:22:03

Delve into Debre Mark’os

Debre Mark’os in Amhara with it's 59,920 habitants is a town located in Ethiopia about 115 mi (or 185 km) north-west of Addis Ababa, the country's capital town.

Time in Debre Mark’os is now 08:30 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Addis Ababa with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Debre Mark’os. The closest airport in Ethiopia is Debra Marcos Airport in a distance of 1 mi (or 2 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Rock-Hewn Churches, Lalibela in a distance of 146 mi (or 235 km), North-East.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Bahir Dar, Addis Ababa, Asosa, Hawassa and Semera. 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: 21°C / 69 °F

Morning Temperature 21°C / 69 °F
Evening Temperature 18°C / 64 °F
Night Temperature 12°C / 54 °F
Chance of rainfall 9%
Air Humidity 82%
Air Pressure 1015.3 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Wednesday, 21st of August 2019

22°C (72 °F)
12°C (54 °F)
Moderate rain, calm, overcast clouds.

Thursday, 22nd of August 2019

19°C (67 °F)
12°C (54 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, scattered clouds.

Friday, 23rd of August 2019

19°C (66 °F)
13°C (56 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, scattered clouds.

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.

Debre Marqos

Debre Marqos (also called Mankorar) is a city and woreda in east-central Ethiopia. Located in the Misraq Gojjam Zone of the Amhara Region, it has a latitude and longitude of {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:10|20|N|37|43|E||| |primary |name= }}, and an elevation of 2,446 meters. The city is named Debre Marqos after its principal church, which was constructed in 1869 and dedicated to St. Mark.

Located at 10.3333, 37.7167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Amhara Region, Woredas of Ethiopia


Awabel is one of the woredas in the Amhara Region of Ethiopia. Part of the Misraq Gojjam Zone, Awabel is bordered on the south by the Abay River which separates it from the Oromia Region, on the west by Aneded, on the northwest by Sinan, on the northeast by Debay Telatgen, and on the east by Dejen. Towns in Awabel include Lumame and Wejel. The woreda of Aneded was separated from Awabel.

Located at 10.5, 37.75 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Amhara Region, Woredas of Ethiopia

Debre Marqos Airport

Debre Marqos Airport is an airport in Debre Marqos, Ethiopia. This airport has a latitude and longitude of {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:10|19|N|37|44|E|type:airport|| |primary |name= }} with an altitude of 2480 meters above sea level. It has one runway 1300 meters long.

Located at 10.3167, 37.7333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Ethiopia, Amhara Region

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Debre Mark’os.

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Monkorer, Debre Marcos, Moncorer, Debra Markos, Debra Marcos, Dabra-7ārqos, Dabra Mārko’s, Debre Mark’os, DBM