in Oromiya, Ethiopia

Noteable things around
  • Tiya (Unesco heritage, 95 mi)
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
8.900 and 39.917 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 8° 53' 59" and E 39° 55' 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: 04:50 AM (Thursday)
Timezone: Africa/Addis_Ababa
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:08 am and 6:03 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-8.913 and -140.095 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Ethiopia in Eastern Africa

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: 2019-10-16 07:22:50

Explore Metahāra

Metahāra in Oromiya with it's 23,403 inhabitants is a city in Ethiopia about 80 mi (or 129 km) east of Addis Ababa, the country's capital.

Local time in Metahāra is now 04:50 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Africa / Addis Ababa with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Metahāra. The closest airport in Ethiopia is Harar Meda Airport in a distance of 63 mi (or 102 km), 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 95 mi (or 152 km), West.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Addis Ababa, Dire Dawa, Harar, Hawassa and Jijiga. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 24°C / 75 °F

Morning Temperature 13°C / 56 °F
Evening Temperature 19°C / 67 °F
Night Temperature 16°C / 61 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 50%
Air Pressure 1014 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 9 km/h (6 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 6% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Friday, 18th of October 2019

23°C (74 °F)
15°C (59 °F)
Overcast clouds, moderate breeze.

Saturday, 19th of October 2019

20°C (68 °F)
15°C (60 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, scattered clouds.

Sunday, 20th of October 2019

24°C (74 °F)
18°C (65 °F)
Scattered clouds, moderate 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.


Metehara is a town in central Ethiopia. Located in the Misraq Shewa Zone of the Oromia Region, it has a latitude and longitude of {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:08|54|N|39|55|E|region:ET-OR_type:city(21348)|| |primary |name= }} with an elevation of 947 meters above sea level. Access to Metehara includes a station on the Addis Ababa - Djibouti Railway. There is a Tuesday livestock market.

Located at 8.9, 39.9167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Oromia Region

Popular in vicinity

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

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Matahārā, Metehara, Metahāra