in Oromiya, Ethiopia

How to get there and get around
Noteable things around
  • Tiya (Unesco heritage, 25 mi)
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
8.783 and 38.717 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 8° 46' 59" and E 38° 43' 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: 11:39 AM (Thursday)
Timezone: Africa/Addis_Ababa
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:05 am and 6:38 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-8.941 and -140.169 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Ethiopia in Eastern Africa

Safety Score: 3,9 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Ethiopia.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Ethiopia. Last Update: 2022-05-19 07:20:23

Delve into Shashemenē

Shashemenē in Oromiya is a town located in Ethiopia about 17 mi (or 27 km) south of Addis Ababa, the country's capital town.

Time in Shashemenē is now 11:39 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Africa / Addis Ababa with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Shashemenē. The closest airport in Ethiopia is Bole International Airport in a distance of 15 mi (or 23 km), North. 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 25 mi (or 40 km), South.

Since you are here already, 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.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 26°C / 78 °F

Morning Temperature 13°C / 56 °F
Evening Temperature 24°C / 74 °F
Night Temperature 16°C / 61 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 16%
Air Pressure 1013 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 11 km/h (7 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 71% of sky
General Conditions Broken clouds

Friday, 20th of May 2022

26°C (79 °F)
18°C (65 °F)
Overcast clouds, moderate breeze.

Saturday, 21st of May 2022

27°C (81 °F)
19°C (65 °F)
Overcast clouds, moderate breeze.

Sunday, 22nd of May 2022

27°C (80 °F)
19°C (66 °F)
Overcast clouds, moderate breeze.

Videos from this area

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Ethiopia: The wonders of Nech sar National park

Published: March 10, 2013
Length: 34:13 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Batu Tube

Nech Sar National Park is one of the Most Beautiful Parks in Ethiopia.

Nei peggiori bar di Gondar

Published: November 14, 2008
Length: 39:03 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: AgoChannel

Esilirante improvvisazione del teatrino romano, napoletano brianzolo del gruppo Falconetti in un bar africano.

Gido Cave

Published: May 23, 2008
Length: 08:20 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: agmfoundation

Dogs abandoned and trapped in the Gido Cave in Ethiopia.

Welcome to my country - English spot 2'

Published: June 19, 2013
Length: 46:31 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: ACNUR España

A work by the Spanish film director Fernando León de Aranoa and actress Elena Anaya filmed in the refugee camps of Ethiopia, in collaboration with UNHCR Spain.

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