in Ihorombe Region, Madagascar

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-22.483 and 45.400 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -22° 28' 59" and E 45° 24' 0"
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: 12:14 AM (Saturday)
Timezone: Indian/Antananarivo
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:15 am and 5:46 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: 2,6 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: 2019-08-23 07:26:01

Discover Ranohira

Ranohira in Ihorombe Region with it's 6,000 citizens is a city in Madagascar about 283 mi (or 455 km) south-west of Antananarivo, the country's capital city.

Local time in Ranohira is now 12:14 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Indian / Antananarivo with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Ranohira. The closest airport in Madagascar is Ihosy Airport in a distance of 49 mi (or 79 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

Looking for a place to stay? we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Ihosy, Manja, Amboasary, Toliara and Fianarantsoa. 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: 24°C / 74 °F

Morning Temperature 24°C / 74 °F
Evening Temperature 17°C / 63 °F
Night Temperature 12°C / 54 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 38%
Air Pressure 1021.1 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Saturday, 24th of August 2019

21°C (70 °F)
12°C (54 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Sunday, 25th of August 2019

21°C (70 °F)
12°C (53 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Monday, 26th of August 2019

26°C (79 °F)
13°C (56 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay


5,1 mi

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin:
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Videos from this area

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The Massive Massif Separating Madagascar's Central Highlands from the South

Published: January 17, 2013
Length: 23:32 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Erick Tseng

Ranohira National Park

Published: December 03, 2009
Length: 08:24 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: David Street

Some clips of a hike through the Ranohira National Park, Madagascar.

Madagascar N°3.Le parc de l'Isalo...Film de Raymond Grelet...

Published: December 06, 2008
Length: 57:31 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Raymond GRELET

Visite du parc,site qui présente une grande variété de paysages,de canyons profonds,de massif de grès sculpté par l'érosion.l.

Isalo, Rando dans le Parc National (Madagascar)

Published: April 16, 2012
Length: 50:19 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: margouillat4

Randonnée dans le Parc National d'Isalo (Ranohira, Madagascar) en Juillet 2006.

Parc National de l'Isalo - Madagascar

Published: November 09, 2007
Length: 40:08 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: sedob

Situé sur la route du Sud de Madagascar, le Parc de l'Isalo propose de remarquables paysages enchanteurs...

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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.


Ranohira is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Ihosy, which is a part of Ihorombe Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 6,000 in 2001 commune census. Primary and junior level secondary education are available in town. It is also a site of industrial-scale mining. The majority 85% of the population of the commune are farmers, while an additional 10% receives their livelihood from raising livestock.

Located at -22.4333, 45.35 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
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