in Biskra Province, Algeria
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 34.745 and 5.898 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 34° 44' 42" and E 5° 53' 53"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Dinar - DZD
- Spoken languages:
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 07:21 AM (Tuesday)
- Timezone: Africa/Algiers
- UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:00 am and 7:18 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -43.733 and -176.350 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Wikipedia
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Safety Score: 2,8 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Algeria.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Algeria. Last Update: 2019-08-19 07:23:27
Delve into Sidi Okba
Sidi Okba in Biskra Province with it's 34,985 habitants is located in Algeria about 209 mi (or 336 km) south-east of Algiers, the country's capital town.
Current time in Sidi Okba is now 07:21 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Algiers with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports close to Sidi Okba. The closest airport in Algeria is Biskra Airport in a distance of 10 mi (or 16 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Algeria is Timgad in a distance of 64 mi (or 103 km), North-East.
While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Biskra, Batna, Khenchela, Setif and Oum el Bouaghi. 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: 37°C / 99 °F
|Morning Temperature||28°C / 83 °F|
|Evening Temperature||37°C / 98 °F|
|Night Temperature||29°C / 83 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1012.8 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Moderate breeze with 10 km/h (6 mph) from North-West|
|Cloud Conditions||Clear sky, covering 0% of sky|
|General Conditions||Sky is clear|
Wednesday, 21st of August 2019
36°C (97 °F)
30°C (86 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Thursday, 22nd of August 2019
36°C (97 °F)
31°C (87 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, clear sky.
Friday, 23rd of August 2019
35°C (96 °F)
30°C (87 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.
Videos from this area
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Sidi Oqba - Couleurs d'Algérie - سيدي عقبة - ألوان الجزائر
Sidi Oqba - Mausolée - Université islamique - Mosquée - Biskra - Zibans - Oasis - Algérie - Abdelkhalek Abdou Labbize - http://www.labbize.net.
مسجد عقبة بن نافع. الأذان بصوت مؤذن من أعذب الأصوات. http://sidiokba-kamelokba.blogspot.com.
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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.
Biskra is the capital city of Biskra province, Algeria. In 2007, its population was recorded as 307,987.
Djedi River (French: Oued Djedi or Ouad-ed-Djedi) or Djeddi River is a wadi (river with intermittent stream) in Algeria and one of the largest rivers of Sahara. It starts in the Saharan Atlas mountains, at elevation of about 1,400 meters, flows for about 480 kilometers approximately from west to east, and discharges into Chott Melrhir lake at about –40 meters below mean sea level, which is the lowest point of Algeria.
Biskra Ouakda Airport is an airport in Algeria, located approximately 12 km north-northeast of Oumache; about 200 km south-southwest of Constantine.
Sidi Okba is a locality in the Biskra Province, Algeria. It was named after the Muslim General Uqba ibn Nafi who died there in 683 AD. The nearest big city is Biskra which is located 18 km away.
Chetma is a town and commune in Biskra Province, Algeria. According to the 1998 census it has a population of 8,677.
Biskra District is a district of Biskra Province, Algeria.
Sidi Okba District
Sidi Okba District is a district of Biskra Province, Algeria.
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