in Harari Region, Ethiopia
- Harar Jugol, the Fortified Historic Town (Unesco heritage, 1 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 9.314 and 42.118 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 9° 18' 49" and E 42° 7' 5"
- 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: 05:42 PM (Tuesday)
- Timezone: Africa/Addis_Ababa
- UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:16 am and 5:52 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -9.740 and -138.923 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Wikipedia
- This place on Geonames.org
Safety Score: 2,6 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: 2019-12-10 07:21:24
Delve into Harar
Harar in Harari Region with it's 90,218 habitants is located in Ethiopia about 231 mi (or 371 km) east of Addis Ababa, the country's capital town.
Current time in Harar is now 05:42 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Addis Ababa with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Harar. The closest airport in Ethiopia is Aba Tenna Dejazmach Yilma International Airport in a distance of 28 mi (or 45 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Harar Jugol, the Fortified Historic Town in a distance of 1 mi (or 2 km), East.
While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Dire Dawa, Jijiga, Baki, Dikhil and Baligubadle. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 21°C / 70 °F
|Morning Temperature||17°C / 63 °F|
|Evening Temperature||19°C / 65 °F|
|Night Temperature||17°C / 63 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||15%|
|Air Pressure||1013 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from South|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky|
|General Conditions||Heavy intensity rain|
Wednesday, 11th of December 2019
20°C (68 °F)
17°C (62 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, scattered clouds.
Thursday, 12th of December 2019
21°C (70 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Few clouds, gentle breeze.
Friday, 13th of December 2019
23°C (73 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.
Videos from this area
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Feeding hyenas in Ethiopia - Lonely Planet travel video
Lonely Planet travel writer Katharina Kane visits the desert outside the ancient city of Harar to see a man who has become famous for feeding hyenas by hand. Visit http://www.lonelyplanet.com/ethio...
بين شلالات النيل وضباع الحبشة-رحال الخبر
رحال الخبر في زيارة للحبشة وبين شلالات نهر النيل الازرق في مدينة بحر دار إلى مخاواة الضباع في مدينة هرر ...
Mr. Mola Melese elevator pitch
Mr. Mola Melese talks about his Ground Nut Trade Company in Harar and his expansion plans.
Wild Beasts Encounter - Feeding Hyenas in Ethiopia
Read more at: http://www.joaoleitao.com/wildlife/feeding-hyenas-ethiopia/ Clank! That was the sound of Africa's second strongest bite in close contact with my ear. For a quick moment, it actually...
Feeding Hyenas (3/4), Ethiopia
Ethiopia Pictures: https://www.facebook.com/vchameleon/media_set?set=a.10154092434376241&type=3.
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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.
Harar (var. Gey, Hārer, Harer), commonly known as Gey and titled "the city of saints" ("madinat al-awilya"), is an eastern city of Ethiopia, formerly the capital of Harergey and now the capital of the modern Harari ethno-political division (or kilil) of Ethiopia. The city is located on a hilltop, in the eastern extension of the Ethiopian highlands about five hundred kilometers from Addis Ababa with an elevation of 1,885 meters.
Harari or officially, Harari People's National Regional State is one of the nine ethnic divisions of Ethiopia, covering the homeland of the Harari people. Formerly named Region 13, its capital is Harar.
Harrar Bira Stadium
Harrar Bira Stadium is a multi-use stadium in Harar, Ethiopia. It is mostly used for football matches and serves as the home stadium of Harrar Beer Botling FC. The stadium has a capacity of 5,000 people.
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Hārar, Harrar, Kharer, Hārer, Harar, ሐረር, هرر, Горад Харэр, Χαράρ, Harar Jugol, Harer, הרר, हरार, ハラール, ჰარარი, 하라르, Hararas, ਹਾਰਰ, Харэр, Харар, Харер, ہرار, 哈勒尔