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    - The Omo Valley
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  • WEATHER PATTERNS

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    Area Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    CENTRAL
    NORTH
    EAST
    BALE
    SOUTH

    ALTITUDES & TEMPERATURES

    AREA OF THE COUNTRY ALTITUDE MEAN ANNUAL TEMP GENERAL DESCRIPTION
    Feet Meters Farenheit Centigrade
    High Simien & Bale 10,824 3,300 or above 50 or less 10 or less cool
    North & Bale Mts 7,544-10,824 2,300-3,300 50-59 10-15 cool temperate
    Addis & East 4,920-7,544 1,500-2,300 59-68 15-20 temperate
    Rift Valley & South 1,640-4,920 500-1,500 68-77 20-25 warm temperate
    Afar below 1,640 below 500 77 or above 25 or above hot

    ROAD DISTANCES IN THE SOUTH

    FROM TO KMS MILES
    Addis Ababa Langano 205 128
    Langano Arba Minch 300 187
    Arba Minch Konso 85 53
    Konso Jinka 160 100
    Jinka Mago Park 32 20
    Mago Park Murulle 95 59
    Murulle Kangatan 17 11
    Murulle Omorate 54 34
    Murulle Turmi 56 35
    Murulle Dimeka 70 44
    Murulle Arba Minch 472 294
    Murulle Addis Ababa 977 607

    PEOPLE & MARKETS IN THE SOUTH

    PLACE ETHNIC GROUP MARKET DAY
    Dorze Dorze Monday & Thursday
    Chencha Dorze Tuesday & Saturday
    Arba Minch Gamo Daily
    Konso Konso Thursday & Saturday
    Weito Tsemaye Sunday
    Key Afer Tsemaye, Bena Thursday
    Kako Ari, Bena Monday
    Jinka Ari, Bena Saturday
    Mursi Mursi -
    Dimeka Hamer, Bena Saturday
    Turmi Hamer Monday
    Omorate Geleb Daily
    Erbore Erbore -
    Kangatan Bume -
    Dus Karo -
    Korso Karo -
    Murulle Karo -


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