Hāgere Hiywet
in Oromiya, Ethiopia

How to get there and get around
Noteable things around
  • Tiya (Unesco heritage, 64 mi)
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
8.983 and 37.850 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 8° 58' 59" and E 37° 50' 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: 01:34 PM (Saturday)
Timezone: Africa/Addis_Ababa
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:17 am and 6:52 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-8.941 and -140.169 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Hakaui
References
This place on Wikipedia
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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: 2019-07-15 07:22:53

Delve into Hāgere Hiywet

Hāgere Hiywet in Oromiya with it's 43,920 habitants is a town located in Ethiopia about 61 mi (or 99 km) west of Addis Ababa, the country's capital town.

Time in Hāgere Hiywet is now 01:34 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Africa / Addis Ababa with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Hāgere Hiywet. The closest airport in Ethiopia is Fincha Airport in a distance of 54 mi (or 86 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 Tiya in a distance of 64 mi (or 104 km), South-East.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Addis Ababa, Hawassa, Bahir Dar, Gambela and Asosa. 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 / 55 °F
Evening Temperature 17°C / 62 °F
Night Temperature 13°C / 56 °F
Chance of rainfall 14%
Air Humidity 69%
Air Pressure 1014.3 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 77% of sky
General Conditions Heavy intensity rain

Sunday, 21st of July 2019

20°C (68 °F)
13°C (56 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Monday, 22nd of July 2019

19°C (67 °F)
14°C (57 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, few clouds.

Tuesday, 23rd of July 2019

18°C (64 °F)
14°C (58 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Videos from this area

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Taking aim at a bitter weed

Published: May 16, 2014
Length: 08:37 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: vtoutreachvideo

Led by the Integrated Pest Management Innovation Lab at Virginia Tech, scientists are working to combat Parthenium hysterophorus in Ethiopia.


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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.

Ambo, Ethiopia

Ambo (also known as Hagere Hiwot) is a spa town and separate woreda in central Ethiopia. Located in the Mirab (West) Shewa Zone of the Oromia Region, west of Addis Ababa, this town has a latitude and longitude of {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:8|59|N|37|51|E||| | |name= }} and an elevation of 2101 meters. Ambo is known for its mineral water, which is bottled outside of town; it is reportedly the most popular brand in Ethiopia.

Located at 8.98333, 37.85 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Populated places in the Oromia Region

Ambo Zuria

Ambo Zuria is one of the woredas in the Oromia Region of Ethiopia. Part of the Mirab Shewa Zone, it is bordered on the southwest by Tikur, on the west by Cheliya, on the north by Ginde Beret, on the northeast by Jeldu, on the east by Dendi, and on the southeast by the Debub Mirab (Southwest) Shewa Zone. The administrative center of this woreda is Ambo; other towns include Gorosile and Meti. Ambo Zuria and Toke Kutaye woredas and Ambo town were part of former Ambo woreda.

Located at 9, 37.75 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Oromia Region, Woredas of Ethiopia

Popular in vicinity

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Agere Hiywet, Hagere Hiwot, Āmbo, Hagere Hiywot, Hagere-Hiywer, Hāgere Hiywet