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Gondar

city, former capital of Ethiopia

109km

12.637.4667

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town

189km

12.033339.0333
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Blue Nile Falls

waterfall

25km

11.490537.5878

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Bahir Dar

Ethiopia
Bahir Dar, also spelt Bahar Dar, on the southern shore of Lake Tana, the biggest lake in Ethiopia, is the third largest city in the nation, after Addis Ababa and Dire Dawa, with a population of a quarter of a million. It's the capital of the Amhara region, dominated by the Amhara people, the Ethiopia's second largest grouping; the Ethiopian official language is Amharic. Bahir Dar is a clean and well-maintained city by African standards. Even the cheaper accommodation has neat, but basic, services.

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Climate

Average temperatures

Jan

29°C8
Precipitation: 2 mm

Feb

31°C9
Precipitation: 2 mm

Mar

32°C11
Precipitation: 12 mm

Apr

32°C13
Precipitation: 28 mm

May

32°C13
Precipitation: 80 mm

Jun

29°C13
Precipitation: 205 mm

Jul

26°C13
Precipitation: 396 mm

Aug

25°C13
Precipitation: 375 mm

Sep

26°C12
Precipitation: 211 mm

Oct

27°C12
Precipitation: 87 mm

Nov

28°C10
Precipitation: 12 mm

Dec

28°C8
Precipitation: 6 mm
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