Debre Tabor
in Amhara, Ethiopia

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
11.850 and 38.017 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 11° 51' 0" and E 38° 1' 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: 09:38 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Africa/Addis_Ababa
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:18 am and 6:07 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-14.100 and -141.433 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Ethiopia in Eastern Africa

Safety Score: 3,5 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: 2020-10-19 08:30:56

Delve into Debre Tabor

Debre Tabor in Amhara with it's 32,659 habitants is located in Ethiopia about 201 mi (or 324 km) north of Addis Ababa, the country's capital town.

Current time in Debre Tabor is now 09:38 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Addis Ababa with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Debre Tabor. The closest airport in Ethiopia is Debre Tabor Airport in a distance of 8 mi (or 13 km), North. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Ethiopia is Fasil Ghebbi, Gondar Region in a distance of 64 mi (or 103 km), North-West.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Bahir Dar, Mek'ele, Mai-Mne, Addis Ababa and Semera. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 18°C / 65 °F

Morning Temperature 9°C / 48 °F
Evening Temperature 13°C / 56 °F
Night Temperature 11°C / 53 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 50%
Air Pressure 1013 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 3% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Wednesday, 21st of October 2020

19°C (65 °F)
12°C (53 °F)
Light rain, calm, scattered clouds.

Thursday, 22nd of October 2020

19°C (66 °F)
12°C (54 °F)
Light rain, calm, clear sky.

Friday, 23rd of October 2020

19°C (67 °F)
13°C (55 °F)
Few clouds, light breeze.

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Published: June 10, 2014
Length: 15:24 min
Rating: 5 of 5

Quelques heures de bus depuis Gondar et voici Debre Tabor une grosse bourgade campagnarde où j'ai le plaisir de déguster le maïs grillé des mes cousins ...

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Attractions and noteworthy things

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Debre Tabor

Debre Tabor is a town and a woreda in north-central Ethiopia. Located in the Debub Gondar Zone of the Amhara Region of Ethiopia, about 100 kilometers southeast of Gondar and 50 kilometers east of Lake Tana, this historic town has a latitude and longitude of {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:11|51|N|38|1|E||| | |name= }} with an elevation of 2706 meters above sea level. The town is named for the Biblical Mount Tabor ("Debre Tabor" in Amharic means "Mount Tabor").

Located at 11.85, 38.0167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Amhara Region, Woredas of Ethiopia, Former national capitals

Debre Tabor Airport

Debre Tabor Airport is an airport in Debre Tabor, Ethiopia. This airport has a latitude and longitude of {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:11|52|48|N|38|00|33|E| | |name= }} with an altitude of 2580 meters above sea level, and one runway 1300 meters long.

Located at 11.88, 38.0092 (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 Tabor.

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Samara, Debra Tabor, Dabra-Tābor, Debre Tabor, DBT