Sirre
in Oromiya, Ethiopia

How to get there and get around
Noteable things around
  • Tiya (Unesco heritage, 60 mi)
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
8.317 and 39.483 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 8° 19' 0" and E 39° 28' 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: 07:33 PM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Africa/Addis_Ababa
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:11 am and 6:20 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-8.829 and -140.081 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Atiheu
References
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: 2019-09-18 07:22:50

Delve into Sirre

Sirre in Oromiya with it's 10,089 habitants is located in Ethiopia about 70 mi (or 113 km) south-east of Addis Ababa, the country's capital town.

Current time in Sirre is now 07:33 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Addis Ababa with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Sirre. The closest airport in Ethiopia is Harar Meda Airport in a distance of 43 mi (or 69 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 60 mi (or 97 km), West.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Addis Ababa, Hawassa, Dire Dawa, Harar and Jijiga. 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: 15°C / 59 °F

Morning Temperature 15°C / 59 °F
Evening Temperature 13°C / 55 °F
Night Temperature 11°C / 52 °F
Chance of rainfall 7%
Air Humidity 71%
Air Pressure 1013 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (2 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 63% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Thursday, 19th of September 2019

18°C (65 °F)
12°C (54 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, few clouds.

Friday, 20th of September 2019

20°C (68 °F)
13°C (55 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Saturday, 21st of September 2019

19°C (67 °F)
15°C (59 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, clear sky.

Videos from this area

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Tours-TV.com: Sodere Hot Springs

Published: November 24, 2014
Length: 16:49 min
Rating: 1 of 5
Author: ToursTV Com

Lush evergreen vegetation of Sodere Hot Springs resort is inhabited by monkeys, and its coastal area is chosen by crocodiles and hippos. The resort is very popular due to hot springs, which...


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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.

Sodere

Sodere is a spa town in central Ethiopia. Located approximately 25 kilometres south of Adama (or Nazret) and 120 kilometres southeast of Addis Ababa in the Misraq Shewa Zone of the Oromia Region, this town has a latitude and longitude of {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:8|24|N|39|23|E||| | |name= }} with an elevation of 1466 metres above sea level. It is one of five settlements in Adama woreda. Sodere lies alongside the Awash River and features lush, shady vegetation.

Located at 8.4, 39.3833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Spa towns in Ethiopia, Populated places in the Oromia Region

Dera

Dera or Dehra is a Saraiki language word meaning camp or settlement. In Punjabi, it is usually used as a place where men meet and socialize in the village. Towns in Pakistan with Dera in their names.

Located at 8.16667, 39.3333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 15 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Prefixes, Geography of Pakistan, Placename element etymologies

Dodota

Dodota is one of the woredas in the Oromia Region of Ethiopia. Part of the Arsi Zone it's located in the Great Rift Valley. It's part of former Dodotana Sire woreda what was divided for Dodota and Sire woredas. Dodotana Sire is bordered on the south by Tena, on the southwest by Hitosa, on the north by the Misraq Shewa Zone, on the east by Jeju, and on the southeast by Sude. The administrative center for the woreda is Dera; other towns include Awash Melkasa.

Located at 8.25, 39.3333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Oromia Region, Woredas of Ethiopia

Dera, Ethiopia

Dera is a town in southeastern Ethiopia. Located in the Arsi Zone of the Oromia Region, this town has a latitude and longitude of {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:08|20|N|39|19|E||| | |name= }}. It is the administrative center of Dodotana Sire woreda. By the late 1960s, Dera was provided with electricity from a dam on the Awash River. In October 1969, Emperor Haile Selassie inaugurated a water supply system for the town built at a cost of Birr 170,000.

Located at 8.33333, 39.3167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Oromia Region

Huruta

Huruta is a town in central Ethiopia. Located in the Arsi Zone of the Oromia Region to the north of Iteya, it has a latitude and longitude of {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:8|18|N|39|28|E||| | |name= }} with an elevation of 1,978 meters.

Located at 8.3, 39.4667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Oromia Region

Sire, Arsi

Sire (also transliterated "Sirie") is a town in southwestern Ethiopia. Located in the Arsi Zone of the Oromia Region, this town has a latitude and longitude of {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:08|17|N|39|27|E||| |primary |name= }} with an altitude of 1793 meters above sea level. It is administrative center of Sire woreda. En route to his assignment to delineate the border between Kenya and Ethiopia, C.W. Gwynn passed through Sire in late October 1908.

Located at 8.28333, 39.45 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Oromia Region

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Siriè, Sirre, Serē, Sīrē (2), Seri, Siri, Sīrē