Antsohihy
in Sofia Region, Madagascar

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-14.880 and 47.988 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -14° 52' 46" and E 47° 59' 15"
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: 10:46 PM (Saturday)
Timezone: Indian/Antananarivo
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:55 am and 5:38 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: 2,5 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: 0000-00-00 00:00:00

Explore Antsohihy

Antsohihy in Sofia Region with it's 21,290 inhabitants is a city in Madagascar about 280 mi (or 451 km) north of Antananarivo, the country's capital.

Local time in Antsohihy is now 10:46 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Indian / Antananarivo with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Antsohihy. The closest airport in Madagascar is Ambalabe Airport in a distance of 1 mi (or 2 km), South. 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 147 mi (or 237 km), North-East.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Mahajanga, Ambilobe, Andilamena, Sambava and Maevatanana. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

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Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 32°C / 89 °F

Morning Temperature 27°C / 81 °F
Evening Temperature 30°C / 86 °F
Night Temperature 28°C / 82 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 62%
Air Pressure 1011.4 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 10 km/h (6 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 50% of sky
General Conditions Scattered clouds

Sunday, 21st of April 2019

31°C (88 °F)
27°C (81 °F)
Few clouds, moderate breeze.

Monday, 22nd of April 2019

31°C (88 °F)
28°C (83 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.

Tuesday, 23rd of April 2019

32°C (90 °F)
29°C (83 °F)
Overcast clouds, moderate breeze.

Videos from this area

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Hafahafa - Kigo

Published: February 28, 2015
Length: 18:32 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Bruno Kamara

Avec son premier single intitulé "Hafahafa", Kigo, un artiste à talents multiples, originaires de la région SOFIA - Madagascar, entend démarrer sa carrière en séduisant ses fans et ses...


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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.

Sofia Region

This is a page about the Sofia Region in Madagascar. See also the Sofia Province (oblast) in Bulgaria. Sofia is a region in northern Madagascar. It is named for the Sofia River. Capital: Antsohihy Area: 50 800 km² Districts: Mandritsara District Befandriana-Nord District Bealanana District Antsohihy District Analalava District Port-Bergé District Mampikony District

Located at -14.8796, 47.9875 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Sofia Region, Regions of Madagascar

Antsohihy

Antsohihy is a city (commune urbaine) in northern Madagascar in Sofia Region. Antsohihy is the capital of Sofia Region and of Antsohihy District.

Located at -14.8762, 47.9835 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cities in Madagascar, Populated places in Sofia Region, Regional capitals in Madagascar

Ambodimandresy

Ambodimandresy is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Antsohihy, which is a part of Sofia Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 10,000 in 2001 commune census. Only primary schooling is available. The majority 98% of the population of the commune are farmers. The most important crop is rice, while other important products are bananas and tobacco. Services provide employment for 2% of the population.

Located at -14.7833, 48.0833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Sofia Region

Ampandriakalindy

Ampandriakalindy is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Antsohihy, which is a part of Sofia Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 8,000 in 2001 commune census. Only primary schooling is available. The majority 75% of the population of the commune are farmers, while an additional 22% receives their livelihood from raising livestock. The most important crop is rice, while other important products are bananas, sugarcane and maize.

Located at -14.9667, 48.05 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Sofia Region

Ankerika

Ankerika is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Antsohihy, which is a part of Sofia Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 4,000 in 2001 commune census. Primary and junior level secondary education are available in town. The majority 60% of the population of the commune are farmers, while an additional 31% receives their livelihood from raising livestock.

Located at -14.9167, 47.85 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Sofia Region


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Antsohihi, Antsohihy, WAI