in Gambella Region, Ethiopia

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
8.250 and 34.583 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 8° 15' 0" and E 34° 34' 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: 02:45 PM (Saturday)
Timezone: Africa/Addis_Ababa
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:55 am and 6:53 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: 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: 2021-02-27 08:32:48

Delve into Gambēla

Gambēla in Gambella Region with it's 42,366 habitants is located in Ethiopia about 289 mi (or 466 km) west of Addis Ababa, the country's capital town.

Current time in Gambēla is now 02:45 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Africa / Addis Ababa with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Gambēla. The closest airport in Ethiopia is Gambella Airport in a distance of 8 mi (or 14 km), South. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Maiwut, Nasir, Akobo, Asosa and Pibor. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 38°C / 100 °F

Morning Temperature 27°C / 81 °F
Evening Temperature 38°C / 100 °F
Night Temperature 28°C / 83 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 17%
Air Pressure 1009 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 66% of sky
General Conditions Broken clouds

Sunday, 28th of February 2021

40°C (104 °F)
30°C (87 °F)
Scattered clouds, light breeze.

Monday, 1st of March 2021

41°C (105 °F)
30°C (86 °F)
Few clouds, light breeze.

Tuesday, 2nd of March 2021

41°C (105 °F)
33°C (91 °F)
Few clouds, light breeze.

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.

Gambela, Ethiopia

Gambela is a city and separate woreda in Ethiopia and the capital of the Gambela Region or kilil. Located in Anuak Zone, at the confluence of the Baro River and its tributary the Jajjaba, the city has a latitude and longitude of {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:8|15|N|34|35|E||| |primary |name= }} and an elevation of 526 meters. It is surrounded by Gambela Zuria. Gambela is important because bridges over both the Baro and the Jajjaba are located in that city.

Located at 8.25, 34.5833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Gambela Region

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Gambēla.

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Gambela Post, Gambella, Gambeila, Gambēla, GMB, Гамбеле