Amparafaravola
in Amparafaravola District of Alaotra Mangoro Region, Madagascar

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-17.588 and 48.224 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -17° 35' 15" and E 48° 13' 26"
Currency and Currency Code:
Ariary - MGA
Spoken languages:
French, Malagasy
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 11:16 AM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Indian/Antananarivo
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:16 am and 5:20 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
28.883 and -118.293 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Campamento Sur
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Current travel safety evaluation for Madagascar in Eastern Africa

Safety Score: 2,5 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Madagascar.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Madagascar. Last Update: 2019-06-19 07:24:31

Delve into Amparafaravola

Amparafaravola in Amparafaravola District (Alaotra Mangoro Region) with it's 51,519 habitants is located in Madagascar about 102 mi (or 164 km) north-east of Antananarivo, the country's capital town.

Current time in Amparafaravola is now 11:16 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Indian / Antananarivo with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Amparafaravola. The closest airport in Madagascar is Ambatondrazaka Airport in a distance of 20 mi (or 33 km), South-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Royal Hill of Ambohimanga in a distance of 50 mi (or 80 km), North-West.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Ambatondrazaka, Andilamena, Fenoarivo Atsinanana, Toamasina and Antananarivo. 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: 21°C / 70 °F

Morning Temperature 12°C / 54 °F
Evening Temperature 15°C / 58 °F
Night Temperature 13°C / 56 °F
Chance of rainfall 4%
Air Humidity 55%
Air Pressure 1019 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (2 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 34% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Thursday, 20th of June 2019

19°C (67 °F)
13°C (55 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, scattered clouds.

Friday, 21st of June 2019

14°C (58 °F)
13°C (55 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Saturday, 22nd of June 2019

15°C (58 °F)
13°C (56 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

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.

Amparafaravola

Amparafaravola is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Amparafaravola, which is a part of Alaotra-Mangoro Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 47,000 in 2001 commune census. In addition to primary schooling, the town offers secondary education at both junior and senior levels. The town provides access to hospital services for its citizens.

Located at -17.5833, 48.2167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cities in Madagascar, Populated places in Alaotra-Mangoro

Ambatomainty, Amparafaravola

Ambatomainty is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Amparafaravola, which is a part of Alaotra-Mangoro Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 39,000 in 2001 commune census. Ambatomainty is served by a local airport. Primary and junior level secondary education are available in town. The majority 94% of the population of the commune are farmers. The most important crop is rice, while other important products are maize and cassava.

Located at -17.6833, 48.2167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Alaotra-Mangoro

Ambohitrarivo

Ambohitrarivo is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Amparafaravola, which is a part of Alaotra-Mangoro Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 23,000 in 2001 commune census. Primary and junior level secondary education are available in town. The majority 80% of the population of the commune are farmers. The most important crop is rice, while other important products are maize and cassava.

Located at -17.4667, 48.35 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Alaotra-Mangoro

Morarano Chrome

Morarano Chrome is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Amparafaravola, which is a part of the Alaotra-Mangoro Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 36,000 in a 2001 commune census. Primary and junior-level secondary education are available in town. The majority (92%) of the population of the commune are farmers. The most important crop is rice; other important products are maize and cassava.

Located at -17.75, 48.1667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Alaotra-Mangoro


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Amparafarovola, Amparofaravola