Ambalavao
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: 11:16 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Indian/Antananarivo
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:29 am and 5:17 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: 2019-06-18 07:23:37

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 11:16 AM (Tuesday). 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. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 18°C / 64 °F

Morning Temperature 12°C / 53 °F
Evening Temperature 13°C / 55 °F
Night Temperature 13°C / 56 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 66%
Air Pressure 1022.6 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (2 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 80% of sky
General Conditions Broken clouds

Wednesday, 19th of June 2019

19°C (66 °F)
9°C (49 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, clear sky.

Thursday, 20th of June 2019

11°C (53 °F)
11°C (52 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Friday, 21st of June 2019

15°C (59 °F)
11°C (51 °F)
Broken clouds, fresh breeze.

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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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.

Ambinanindovoka

Ambinanindovoka is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Ambalavao, which is a part of Haute Matsiatra Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 11,000 in 2001 commune census. Primary and junior level secondary education are available in town. The majority 90% of the population of the commune are farmers, while an additional 8% receives their livelihood from raising livestock.

Located at -21.9167, 47.1 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Haute Matsiatra

Ambohimandroso, Ambalavao

Ambohimandroso is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Ambalavao, which is a part of Haute Matsiatra Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 12,000 in 2001 commune census. Primary and junior level secondary education are available in town. The majority 95% of the population of the commune are farmers. The most important crop is tobacco, while other important products are cassava, rice and tomato.

Located at -21.8833, 46.95 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Haute Matsiatra

Andrainjato

Andrainjato is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Ambalavao, which is a part of Haute Matsiatra Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 6,000 in 2001 commune census. Only primary schooling is available. 98% of the population of the commune are farmers, while an additional 1% receives their livelihood from raising livestock. The most important crop is rice, while other important products are onions and tobacco.

Located at -21.9333, 46.9833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Haute Matsiatra

Besoa

Besoa is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Ambalavao, which is a part of Haute Matsiatra Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 7,000 in 2001 commune census. Only primary schooling is available. The majority 98% of the population of the commune are farmers. The most important crops are rice and peanuts, while other important agricultural products are beans, maize and cassava. Services provide employment for 2% of the population.

Located at -21.9, 46.7667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Haute Matsiatra

Iarintsena

Iarintsena is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Ambalavao, which is a part of Haute Matsiatra Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 22,000 in 2001 commune census. Only primary schooling is available. The majority 80% of the population of the commune are farmers, while an additional 14% receives their livelihood from raising livestock. The most important crop is rice, while other important products are cassava and tobacco.

Located at -21.8167, 46.8667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Haute Matsiatra

Mahazony

Mahazony is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Ambalavao, which is a part of Haute Matsiatra Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 11,000 in 2001 commune census. Primary and junior level secondary education are available in town. The majority 99% of the population of the commune are farmers. The most important crop is rice, while other important products are cassava and tobacco. Services provide employment for 1% of the population.

Located at -21.9833, 47.0167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Haute Matsiatra

Kirano

Kirano is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Ambalavao, which is a part of Haute Matsiatra Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 13,000 in 2001 commune census. RO: Kirano poate fi si Kirano Fansub Primary and junior level secondary education are available in town. The majority 99% of the population of the commune are farmers, while an additional 0.5% receives their livelihood from raising livestock.

Located at -21.8333, 47.05 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Haute Matsiatra

Manamisoa

Manamisoa is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Ambalavao, which is a part of Haute Matsiatra Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 4,000 in 2001 commune census. Only primary schooling is available. The majority 96% of the population of the commune are farmers, while an additional 1% receives their livelihood from raising livestock. The most important crops are rice and grapes; also cassava is an important agricultural product.

Located at -21.7667, 46.9667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Haute Matsiatra

Sendrisoa

Sendrisoa is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Ambalavao, which is a part of Haute Matsiatra Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 12,000 in 2001 commune census. Primary and junior level secondary education are available in town. The majority 98% of the population of the commune are farmers. The most important crop is rice, while other important products are peanuts, cassava and sweet potatos.

Located at -22, 46.95 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Haute Matsiatra

Mahaditra

Mahaditra is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Fianarantsoa II, which is a part of Haute Matsiatra Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 28,000 in 2001 commune census. Primary and junior level secondary education are available in town. The majority 99.47% of the population of the commune are farmers, while an additional 0.03% receives their livelihood from raising livestock.

Located at -21.75, 47.1 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Haute Matsiatra

Nasandratrony

Nasandratrony is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Fianarantsoa II, which is a part of Haute Matsiatra Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 8,000 in 2001 commune census. Primary and junior level secondary education are available in town. The majority 90% of the population of the commune are farmers, while an additional 5% receives their livelihood from raising livestock.

Located at -21.7167, 46.9333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Haute Matsiatra


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