Sambava
in Sava Region, Madagascar

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-14.267 and 50.167 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -14° 16' 0" and E 50° 10' 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: 04:44 AM (Monday)
Timezone: Indian/Antananarivo
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:48 am and 5:34 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
28.883 and -118.293 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Campamento Sur
References
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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: 2019-08-25 07:23:13

Touring Sambava

Sambava in Sava Region with it's 31,522 residents is a town located in Madagascar about 365 mi (or 588 km) north-east of Antananarivo, the country's capital place.

Time in Sambava is now 04:44 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named Indian / Antananarivo with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports nearby Sambava. The closest airport in Madagascar is Sambava Airport in a distance of 1 mi (or 2 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 Rainforests of the Atsinanana in a distance of 59 mi (or 95 km), North-West.

Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Ambilobe, Antsiranana, Antsohihy, Andilamena and Fenoarivo Atsinanana. 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: 23°C / 73 °F

Morning Temperature 18°C / 65 °F
Evening Temperature 20°C / 68 °F
Night Temperature 19°C / 66 °F
Chance of rainfall 3%
Air Humidity 82%
Air Pressure 1019.2 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (2 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 88% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Tuesday, 27th of August 2019

27°C (81 °F)
17°C (62 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Wednesday, 28th of August 2019

26°C (78 °F)
17°C (63 °F)
Broken clouds, light breeze.

Thursday, 29th of August 2019

27°C (81 °F)
18°C (65 °F)
Scattered clouds, light breeze.

Videos from this area

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

COMBAT DE MORENGY A SAMBAVA

Published: January 03, 2014
Length: 02:25 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: SARYSMATIK MADAGASCAR

http://www.sarysmatik.org/?p=642.


Entreprise de construction à Sambava (Madagascar)

Published: February 05, 2009
Length: 26:42 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: sedob

Entreprise réputée à Sambava - Madagascar (Entreprise MIHARY) - Etudes et réalisations de tous travaux de bâtiments, des fondations aux finitions - Réhabilitation et rénovation. Adresse...


Sambava puits

Published: November 12, 2012
Length: 34:04 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: marylahulote

Réception des travaux et inauguration d'un ensemble puits-douches-lavoir à l'EPP du quartier Antsirabe, ville de Sambava. Action SEF 2012 en partenariat avec le SVL. https://www.facebook.com/seff...


un jeu simple pour les enfants a Madagascar

Published: July 02, 2014
Length: 20:14 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: madagascar Titizmada

un jeu amusant , ingénieux et simple et les enfants de Madagascar joue ....


Fanôrotôro Clan - DM Sound 200 Km

Published: January 11, 2013
Length: 29:19 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Fanambina Abdoul Rahim Jimmy


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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.

Sava Region

Sava is a region of Madagascar. Its capital is Sambava. Until 2009 Sava belonged to Antsiranana Province. The region is situated at the northern part of the east coast of Madagascar. It is bordered by Diana to the north, Sofia to the west, and Analanjirofo to the south. The population was estimated to be 805,300 in 2004 and the total area is 25,518 km . The region contains wild areas such as Marojejy National Park.

Located at -14.27, 50.17 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Sava Region, Regions of Madagascar

Sambava Airport

Sambava Airport is an airport in Sambava, Sava Region, Madagascar.

Located at -14.2786, 50.1747 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Madagascar, Sava Region

Sambava

Sambava is a city and commune (commune urbaine; Malagasy: kaominina) at the east coast of northern Madagascar. It is the capital of Sambava District and Sava Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 40,000 in 2001 commune census. Sambava is served by a local airport. In addition to primary schooling the town offers secondary education at both junior and senior levels. The town provides access to hospital services to its citizens.

Located at -14.2667, 50.1667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cities in Madagascar, Populated places in Sava Region, Regional capitals in Madagascar

Nosiarina

Nosiarina is a town and commune in northern Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Sambava, which is a part of Sava 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 99% of the population of the commune are farmers. The most important crops are rice and vanilla, while other important agricultural products are banana and coffee.

Located at -14.2167, 50.05 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Sava Region

Morafeno, Sambava

Morafeno is a town and commune in northern Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Sambava, which is a part of Sava Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 9,000 in 2001 commune census. Only primary schooling is available in town. The majority 99.9% of the population the commune are farmers. The most important crop is vanilla, while other important products are coffee, cloves and rice. Services provide employment for 0.1% of the population.

Located at -14.4, 50.0333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 13 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Sava Region

Farahalana

Farahalana is a town and commune in northern Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Sambava, which is a part of Sava 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 96% of the population the commune are farmers. The most important crop is vanilla, while other important products are coffee, cloves and rice.

Located at -14.4333, 50.1667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Sava Region

Bemanevika

Bemanevika is a town and commune in northern Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Sambava, which is a part of Sava Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 13,000 in 2001 commune census. Primary and junior level secondary education are available in town. The majority 95% of the population in the commune are farmers. The most important crop is vanilla, while other important products are coffee, coconut and rice.

Located at -14.1167, 50.1 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Sava Region

Anjangoveratra

Anjangoveratra is a town and commune in northern Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Sambava, which is a part of Sava Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 16,000 in 2001 commune census. Primary and junior level secondary education are available in town. The majority 98.5% of the population in the commune are farmers, while an additional 1% receives their livelihood from raising livestock.

Located at -14.1333, 50.0833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Sava Region

Ambohimalaza, Sambava

Ambohimalaza is a town and commune in northern Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Sambava, which is a part of Sava Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 8,000 in 2001 commune census. Only primary schooling is available in town. The majority 99.99% of the population in the commune are farmers. The most important crop is vanilla, while other important products are coffee, cloves and rice. Services provide employment for 0.01% of the population.

Located at -14.3167, 50.05 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Sava Region

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Sahambavany, Sambaha, Sahambava, Sambava, Σαμπάβα, SVB, サンバヴァ, 삼바바, Самбава, சம்பவா, 桑巴瓦