in Southern Nations, Nationalities, and People's Region, Ethiopia

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
7.283 and 36.233 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 7° 16' 59" and E 36° 13' 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: 05:09 PM (Monday)
Timezone: Africa/Addis_Ababa
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:53 am and 6:41 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: 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: 2020-01-27 07:21:22

Discover Bonga

Bonga in Southern Nations, Nationalities, and People's Region with it's 18,973 citizens is a city in Ethiopia about 210 mi (or 338 km) south-west of Addis Ababa, the country's capital city.

Local time in Bonga is now 05:09 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Africa / Addis Ababa with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Bonga. The closest airport in Ethiopia is Jimma Airport in a distance of 48 mi (or 77 km), North-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Gambela, Hawassa, Maiwut, Addis Ababa and Pibor. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 24°C / 76 °F

Morning Temperature 14°C / 58 °F
Evening Temperature 20°C / 69 °F
Night Temperature 18°C / 64 °F
Chance of rainfall 3%
Air Humidity 54%
Air Pressure 1014 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 1 km/h (1 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Tuesday, 28th of January 2020

27°C (81 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Light rain, calm, overcast clouds.

Wednesday, 29th of January 2020

26°C (80 °F)
15°C (59 °F)
Broken clouds, calm.

Thursday, 30th of January 2020

27°C (81 °F)
16°C (60 °F)
Overcast clouds, calm.

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.


Bonga is a town and separate woreda in southwestern Ethiopia. Located southwest of Jimma in the Keffa Zone of the Southern Nations, Nationalities and Peoples Region upon a hill in the upper Barta valley, it has a latitude and longitude of {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:7|16|N|36|14|E|region:ET-SN_type:city(19664)|| |primary |name= }} with an elevation of 1,714 meters above sea level. It is surrounded by Ginbo woreda.

Located at 7.26667, 36.2333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Southern Nations, Nationalities, and People's Region

Popular in vicinity

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

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Bonga (1), Bonga, Бонга