in Haute Matsiatra Region, Madagascar

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-21.833 and 46.933 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -21° 49' 59" and E 46° 55' 59"
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: 06:09 PM (Saturday)
Timezone: Indian/Antananarivo
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:33 am and 5:50 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
28.883 and -118.293 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Campamento Sur
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Current travel safety evaluation for Madagascar in Eastern Africa

Safety Score: 3,0 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: 2023-09-30 08:27:58

Delve into Ambalavao

Ambalavao in Haute Matsiatra Region with it's 28,027 habitants is a town located in Madagascar about 205 mi (or 331 km) south of Antananarivo, the country's capital town.

Time in Ambalavao is now 06:09 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Indian / Antananarivo with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Ambalavao. The closest airport in Madagascar is Fianarantsoa Airport in a distance of 29 mi (or 47 km), North. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Fianarantsoa, Ihosy, Manakara, Ambatofinandrahana and Farafangana. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 28°C / 83 °F

Morning Temperature 12°C / 54 °F
Evening Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Night Temperature 15°C / 59 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 29%
Air Pressure 1018 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 9 km/h (5 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 9% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Sunday, 1st of October 2023

31°C (87 °F)
21°C (70 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Monday, 2nd of October 2023

30°C (86 °F)
16°C (60 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Tuesday, 3rd of October 2023

15°C (58 °F)
13°C (55 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Fandevenana Fanomezana Jules

Published: May 14, 2014
Length: 37:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: rasvitube

Fandevenana an-dRakotondramanga Fanomezana Jules natao tao Ankazotaha Ambalavao ny 11 May 2014.

Parapente Madagascar - Cap au sud (part 01)

Published: January 07, 2011
Length: 45:44 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: ParaglaNding

Nous devions aller vers le nord, nous sommes partis vers le sud...!! Ce film rassemble quelques bouts de vidéo (quand la batterie marchait) d'un voyage à Madagascar en Novembre 2010. De Tana...

Makis investigating Gopro Hero2 Camera

Published: August 07, 2013
Length: 26:06 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Filip De Bont

Curious Ringtale Makis investigating my Gopro Hero2 camera in Madagascar.

Ring-tailed lemur conservation at Madagascar's community-run Anja Reserve

Published: January 08, 2011
Length: 50:55 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: sprengiko

Anja reserve is a locally run community park that seeks to protect the endemic ring-tailed lemur by passing the entrance fee directly on to the local community, to provide impetus to look after...

Lac hôtel Fianarantsao et plantation de thé sambava

Published: February 02, 2009
Length: 04:08 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: frédéric legendre

le lac hôtel est un lieu apaisant d'ou vous pourrais attendre "parfois très longtemps" le train qui vous mèneras vers Manakara.

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Ambalava, Ambalavao