Ethiopia, a landlocked country in Africa, borders Kenya and other countries. It is a land of natural
contrasts with large fertile West, jungles and numerous rivers, largest mountain ranges and the
world’s record high average temperature town of Dallol which can only be reached by camel
caravans. Among others the tourism attractions here include national parks like Semien
Mountains, historical sites, UNESCO World Heritage sites like Axum, Archaeological sites, lakes,
rock cut churches town of Lalibeta, Gonder the town with remains of several royal castles,
adventure tours, trekking, and walking safaris. Addis Ababa is the capital, the largest city and the
major international airport among a few others in the country.
Getting around: Personal and rental autos, buses, taxis, inter-city air, trains and tour vehicles.
Tourist seasons: High tourist season is September to January, mid season February to May and
low season is from June to August.
Weather: Climatological Information Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, source Ethiopia National
Meteorological Agency. Altitudes and other factors may substantially influence the weather
conditions in the same city, town and neighborhood. Historical data may not be relied on for
current conditions. Visit the relevant source for other climate variables.
100mm = 3.9370 inches, 50mm = 1.9685 inches,
25mm = 0.9842 inches, 12.5mm = 0.4921 inches
- Climatological information is based on monthly averages for the 30-year period 1981-2010.
- Mean number of rain days = Mean number of days with at least 0.1 mm of rain
3. Attention: Please note that the averaging period for climatological information and the
definition of "Mean Number of Rain Days" quoted in this web site may be different for
different countries. Hence, care should be taken when city climatologies are compared
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