in Oromiya, Ethiopia

How to get there and get around
Noteable things around
  • Tiya (Unesco heritage, 93 mi)
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
9.767 and 38.800 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 9° 46' 0" and E 38° 47' 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: 08:49 AM (Friday)
Timezone: Africa/Addis_Ababa
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:16 am and 6:38 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-9.383 and -140.038 (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: 2019-08-22 07:24:04

Explore Genet

Genet in Oromiya is located in Ethiopia about 51 mi (or 83 km) north of Addis Ababa, the country's capital.

Local time in Genet is now 08:49 AM (Friday). 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 Genet. The closest airport in Ethiopia is Bole International Airport in a distance of 54 mi (or 88 km), South. 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 93 mi (or 150 km), South.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Addis Ababa, Bahir Dar, Hawassa, Semera and Dire Dawa. 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: 19°C / 66 °F

Morning Temperature 13°C / 56 °F
Evening Temperature 16°C / 62 °F
Night Temperature 14°C / 57 °F
Chance of rainfall 21%
Air Humidity 71%
Air Pressure 1015.2 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 23% of sky
General Conditions Heavy intensity rain

Saturday, 24th of August 2019

16°C (61 °F)
13°C (55 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, calm, overcast clouds.

Sunday, 25th of August 2019

19°C (65 °F)
12°C (53 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, clear sky.

Monday, 26th of August 2019

19°C (67 °F)
13°C (55 °F)
Moderate rain, calm, broken clouds.

Videos from this area

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water selale dagam bishan dimo 2008.mpg

Published: February 28, 2010
Length: 47:53 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: gudtumfou

gudina tumsa foundation (gtf) strives for better water sanitation of inhabitants in dagam (degem) bishan dimo salale, the project is under construction.

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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.


For information on microfilmed cards, see microfiche. Fiche Fiche is located in EthiopiaFicheFiche Coordinates: {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:9|48|N|38|44|E|type:city(27493)_region:ET|| |primary |name= }} Country Ethiopia Region Oromia Zone Semien Shewa Elevation 2,738 m Population (2007)  • Total 27,493 Time zone EAT Area code(s) 11 Fiche (also spelled Fikke) is a town in central Ethiopia.

Located at 9.8, 38.7333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Oromia Region


Degem is one of the woredas in Semien Shewa Zone of Oromiya Region in Ethiopia. Degem is bordered on the south by Muger River which separates it from Misraq Welega Zone, on the west by Kuyu, on the northwest by Hidabu Abote, on the north by Jamma River which separates it from Amhara Region, on the northeast by Gerar Jarso, and on the east by Yaya Gulele and Debre Libanos. Towns in Degem include Alidoro and Anbiso.

Located at 9.66667, 38.6667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Oromia Region, Woredas of Ethiopia

Gerar Jarso

Gerar Jarso is one of the woredas in the Oromia Region of Ethiopia. Part of the Semien Shewa Zone, Gerar Jarso is bordered on the south by Yaya Gulelena Debre Liban, on the west by Degem, and on the east by the Amhara Region.

Located at 9.66667, 38.6667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Oromia Region, Woredas of Ethiopia

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