in Oromiya, Ethiopia

How to get there and get around
Noteable things around
  • Tiya (Unesco heritage, 50 mi)
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
9.150 and 38.467 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 9° 8' 59" and E 38° 28' 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: 10:18 AM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Africa/Addis_Ababa
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:09 am and 6:48 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-8.941 and -140.169 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
This place on Geonames.org
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: 2019-06-25 07:23:48

Explore Fīchē

Fīchē in Oromiya is located in Ethiopia about 21 mi (or 34 km) north-west of Addis Ababa, the country's capital.

Local time in Fīchē is now 10:18 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Addis Ababa with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports in the wider vicinity of Fīchē. The closest airport in Ethiopia is Bole International Airport in a distance of 26 mi (or 41 km), South-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Tiya in a distance of 50 mi (or 81 km), South.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Addis Ababa, Hawassa, Bahir Dar, Dire Dawa and Harar. 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: 23°C / 73 °F

Morning Temperature 13°C / 55 °F
Evening Temperature 21°C / 70 °F
Night Temperature 15°C / 59 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 44%
Air Pressure 1013.2 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 6% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Thursday, 27th of June 2019

22°C (72 °F)
14°C (58 °F)
Light rain, calm, few clouds.

Friday, 28th of June 2019

21°C (69 °F)
14°C (57 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Saturday, 29th of June 2019

20°C (68 °F)
15°C (59 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, scattered clouds.

Videos from this area

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Collecting water at Ras Mulugeta spring

Published: January 23, 2008
Length: 51:46 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Forethiopia

Ras Mulugeta is just outside the town of Addis Alem. People came from miles around to fetch water from it. This spring has since been developed and is now providing safe clean water thanks...

2008 Projects

Published: January 13, 2009
Length: 08:28 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Forethiopia

Projects completed in Addis Alem by For-ethiopia in 2008 - highlighted projects funded by Woodlands Church and Kuvuka cafe, Bristol UK.

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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.

Addis Alem, Shewa

Addis Alem (Amharic: አዲስ ዓለም, New World; also known as Ejerie) is a town in central Ethiopia. Located in the Mirab Shewa Zone of the Oromia Region, west of Addis Ababa, this town has a latitude and longitude of {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:9|2|N|38|24|E||| | |name= }} with an elevation of about 2360 meters above sea level.

Located at 9.03333, 38.4 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Oromia Region

Adda Berga

Adda Berga is one of the woredas in the Oromia Region of Ethiopia. Part of the Mirab Shewa Zone, Adda Berga is bordered on the south by Walmara, on the southwest by Ejerie, on the west by Meta Robi, and on the north and east by the Muger River which separates it from the Semien Shewa Zone. Towns in Adda Berga include Enchini, Muger and Reji.

Located at 9.25, 38.4167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Oromia Region, Woredas of Ethiopia

Holeta Genet

Holeta Genet (also transliterated Oletta) is a town and separate woreda in central Ethiopia. Located in the Oromia Special Zone Surrounding Finfinne of the Oromia Region, it has a latitude and longitude of {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:9|3|N|38|30|E||| | |name= }} and an altitude of 2391 meters above sea level.

Located at 9.05, 38.5 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Oromia Region


Guder is a town located in the Mirab Shewa Zone of the Oromia Region of Ethiopia. Located 12km west of Ambo, this town has a latitude and longitude of {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:9|11|N|38|20|E||| | |name= }}, with an elevation of 2101 meters above sea level. Guder is famous for its Guder River Falls and year-round fruit production, using plentiful water resources in the vicinity.

Located at 9.18333, 38.3333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Oromia Region

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