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

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
6.300 and 36.883 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 6° 18' 0" and E 36° 52' 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: 07:31 PM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Africa/Addis_Ababa
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:22 am and 6:30 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-8.829 and -140.081 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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

Discover Felege Neway

Felege Neway in Southern Nations, Nationalities, and People's Region with it's 33,429 citizens is a town in Ethiopia about 227 mi (or 366 km) south-west of Addis Ababa, the country's capital city.

Current time in Felege Neway is now 07:31 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Addis Ababa with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports near Felege Neway. The closest airport in Ethiopia is Baco Airport in a distance of 42 mi (or 68 km), South-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Ethiopia is Konso Cultural Landscape in a distance of 78 mi (or 125 km), South-East.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Hawassa, Gambela, Addis Ababa, Lodwar and Kapoeta. 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: 28°C / 83 °F

Morning Temperature 28°C / 83 °F
Evening Temperature 26°C / 79 °F
Night Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 30%
Air Pressure 1008.7 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 23% of sky
General Conditions Few clouds

Thursday, 19th of September 2019

30°C (86 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Friday, 20th of September 2019

27°C (81 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.

Saturday, 21st of September 2019

32°C (90 °F)
24°C (76 °F)
Broken clouds, light 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.

Gofa Zuria

Gofa Zuria (Amharic "Greater Gofa Area") was one of the 77 woredas in the Southern Nations, Nationalities and Peoples' Region of Ethiopia. Part of the Gamo Gofa Zone, Gofa Zuria was bordered on the south by Zala Woreda and Uba Debre TSehay Woreda, on the southwest by the Debub (South) Omo Zone, on the west by the Basketo special woreda, on the northwest by Melokoza Woreda, on the north by the Dawro Zone, and on the east by Kucha.

Located at 6.41667, 36.9167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Southern Nations, Nationalities, and People's Region, Woredas of Ethiopia


Sawla (also known as Felege Neway) is a town and separate woreda in southern Ethiopia. Located in the Gamo Gofa Zone of the Southern Nations, Nationalities and Peoples' Region, this town has a latitude and longitude of {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:6|18|N|36|53|E||| | |name= }} with an altitude of 1395 meters above sea level. It is surrounded by Demba Gofa woreda. Postal service in this town is provided by a main branch; electricity and telephone service are also available.

Located at 6.3, 36.8833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Southern Nations, Nationalities, and People's Region

Gamo Gofa Zone

Gamo Gofa is a Zone in the Ethiopian Southern Nations, Nationalities and Peoples Region (SNNPR). It is named for the Gamo and Gofa peoples, whose homelands lie in this Zone.

Located at 6.25, 37 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Southern Nations, Nationalities, and People's Region, Zones of Ethiopia

Popular in vicinity

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Sawla Felege Neway, Felege Niway, Felege Neway